The Asperges Before High MassMore
Antiphon: Sprinkle me, O Lord, with hyssop, and I shall be purified; wash me, and I shall be whiter than snow. (Ps. 50, 3) Have mercy upon me, O God, in Your goodness. V. Glory be, etc. - Sprinkle me, etc.
Antiphon: I saw water coming forth from the temple, from the right side, alleluia: and all those were saved to whom that water came, and they shall say: alleluia, alleluia. (Ps. 117, 1) Give thanks to the Lord, for He is good, for His mercy endures forever. V. Glory be, etc. - I saw, etc.
P: Show us, O Lord, Your mercy. (P.T. Alleluia.)
S: And grant us Your salvation. (P.T. Alleluia.)
P: O Lord, hear my prayer.
S: And let my cry come to You.
P: The Lord be with you.
S: And with your spirit.
P: Let us pray.
Hear us, Lord, holy Father, almighty and eternal God; and graciously send Your Holy Angel from heaven to watch over, to cherish, to protect, to abide with, and to defend all who dwell in this house. Through Christ our Lord.
Monday, July 16, 2007
Ordinary of the Mass, 1965
~If you want to see how the principle of organic development might have worked (had it been allowed instead of changes being imposed) with the Roman Missal, here's the 1965 Ordinary. From The Mass of Vatican II.