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Lauds in Paschaltide

Pew Missalette, which takes one through a typical Sunday Mass with commentary on various segments.

The Feast of the Most Holy Trinity

INTROIT. ​​ Tob. 12:6. Benedicta sit.

Blessed  be the holy Trinity, and the undivided Unity: we will praise and glorify him, because he hath showed his mercy upon us. Ps. 8:1. 

O Lord our governor: how excellent is thy name in all the world! V/ . Glory… 

COLLECT

Almighty and everlasting God, who hast given unto us thy servants grace by the confession of a true faith to acknowledge the glory of the eternal Trinity, and in the power of the Majesty to worship the Unity: we beseech thee; that through the steadfastness of this faith we may evermore be defended from all adversities. Through Jesus Christ, thy Son, Our Lord, who with thee in the unity of the Holy Ghost, liveth and reignest God, world without end.(amen)

O God, the strength of all them that put their trust in thee, mercifully accept our prayers: and because through the weakness of our mortal nature we can do no good thing without thee, grant us the help of thy grace; that in keeping of thy commandments we may please thee, both in will and deed. Through Jesus Christ, thy Son, Our Lord, who with thee in the unity of the Holy Ghost, liveth and reignest God, world without end.(amen)

The Lesson from the Epistle of Blessed Paul the Apostle to the Romans 11:33-36

O the depth of the riches both of the wisdom and knowledge of God! how unsearchable are his judgments, and his ways past finding out! For who hath known the mind of the Lord? or who hath been his counselor? Or who hath first given to him, and it shall be recompensed unto him again? For of him, and through him, and to him, are all things: to whom be glory for ever. Amen. 

GRADUAL Daniel 3:55-56. 

Blessed art thou, O Lord, that beholdest the depths, and sittest upon the Cherubim. V/ . Blessed art thou, O Lord, in the firmament of heaven, and worthy to be praised for ever. Alleluia, alleluia. V/ . Dan. 3:52. Blessed art thou, O Lord God of our fathers, and worthy to be praised for evermore. Alleluia. 

The Continuation of the Holy Gospel according to Matthew 28:18-20

At that time, Jesus said unto his disciples: All power is given unto me in heaven and in earth. Go ye therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost: Teaching them to observe all things whatsoever I have commanded you: and, lo, I am with you alway, even unto the end of the world. 

OFFETORY Tobit 12:6. 

Blessed be God the Father, and the only-begotten Son of God, and the Holy Spirit: because he hath shewed his mercy upon us.

SECRET

Sanctify, we beseech thee, O Lord our God, this oblation of our sacrifice through the invocation of thy holy name; and make us thereby an offering acceptable unto thee for evermore. Through Jesus Christ, thy Son, Our Lord, who with thee in the unity of the Holy Ghost, liveth and reignest God, world without end.

We beseech thee, O Lord, graciously to accept this our sacrifice which we offer unto thee: and grant that it may avail for our perpetual succor. Through Jesus Christ, thy Son, Our Lord, who with thee in the unity of the Holy Ghost, liveth and reignest God, world without end.                      

PREFACE                         

It is very meet, right, just and availing to salvation, that we should at all times and in all places give thanks unto thee, O Lord holy Father, almighty everlasting God: who with thine only begotten Son and the Holy Ghost art one God, one Lord: not only one person, but three persons in one substance.  For that which by thy revelation we belief of thy glory, the same we believe of thy Son, the same of the Holy Spirit, without any difference or inequality. That in the confession of the true and everlasting God-head, distinction in Persons, unity in essence, and equality in majesty, may be adored. Which the Angels and Archangels, the Cherubim also and Seraphim praise: who ease not daily to cry out with one voice, saying: Holy, Holy, Holy         

COMMUNION Tobit 12:6. 

We bless the God of heaven, and will praise him in the sight of all that live; because he hath shewed his mercy upon us.

POSTCOMMUNION

O Lord our God, who hast given unto us to acknowledge the holy and everlasting Trinity, and likewise the undivided Unity; grant that we may be thereby preserved from all evil both in body and soul. Through Jesus Christ, thy Son, Our Lord, who with thee in the unity of the Holy Ghost, liveth and reignest God, world without end.(amen)

O Lord, who hast fulfilled us with thy wondrous bounty: grant, we beseech thee; that we, receiving these gifts of our salvation, may never cease to shew forth thy praise. Through Jesus Christ, thy Son, Our Lord, who with thee in the unity of the Holy Ghost, liveth and reignest God, world without end.(amen)