Category: Liturgical Piety

Heal the palate of my heart (XLIX)

CHAPTER XLIX. Of the Observance of Lent Wednesday and Thursday of the First Week of Lent In these days, then, let us add some thing...

Ut Dominus illuminaret

First Vespers of Quinquagesima Sunday I was profoundly struck last evening by the antiphons and psalmody of First Vespers of Quinquagesima Sunday. Every antiphon —...

The Weekly Psalter (XVIII)

CHAPTER XVIII. In What Order the Psalms Are to Be Said 24 Feb. 25 June. 25 Oct. The order of psalmody for the Day-Hours being...

Pater noster qui es in caelis (XIII:2)

16 Feb. 17 June. 17 Oct. The Office of Lauds and Vespers, however, must never conclude without the Lord’s Prayer being said aloud by the...