Friday, December 4, 2020

First Friday / St. Peter Chrysologus

Bishop, Confessor, Doctor of the Church

III class

Commemoration of St. Barbara, Virgin and Martyr

General info:

The First Friday votive Masses may be said: “two Masses of the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus, on the first Friday of each month, in churches and oratories in which special devotions are held on that day in honor of the Sacred Heart” (Rubricæ generales, 385b).


Sacred Heart votive: (White) Mass of the Feast of the Sacred Heart, Gloria, commemoration of the feria and of St. Peter Chrysologus under one conclusion (no commemoration of St. Barbara), no Credo, proper preface


Mass of the feast; commemoration of the feria then of St. Barbara under one conclusion; Gloria; no Credo; common preface


Matins: Invitatorium Regem Confessorum Dominum; Hymn Iste Confessor; ferial psalms and antiphons; Lesson 3 of the feast; Te Deum

Lauds: Ferial psalms of the 1st scheme with antiphons; Hymn Iesu, Redemptor; commemoration of the feria then of St. Barbara

Hours: Ferial psalms with antiphons per annum

Vespers: Ferial psalms and antiphons; Hymn Iste Confessor; commemoration of the feria

Compline: Of the feria