First Vespers of Holy Cross Day

Tomorrow is Holy Cross Day. Today we sing the first vespers of Holy Cross Day – O mighty work of mercy! Death died, when life died upon the Tree. ~Psalm Antiphon 1 (sung with Psalm 113)

Sext on Wednesday

Wednesday at Sext – You have saved us, O LORD, and we will give thanks to your name forever. ~Psalm Antiphon

Terce on Tuesday

Tuesday at Terce O Lord, let your mercy come to me, that I may live. ~Psalm Antiphon, with Psalm 119

Ascension Day

The Ascension of our Lord As they were looking on he was lifted up, and a cloud took him out of their sight, alleluia. ~Psalm Antiphon

Ascension Day

The Ascension of our Lord – As they were looking on he was lifted up, and a cloud took him out of their sight, alleluia. ~Psalm Antiphon NOTE: This has been accidentally published a week early (and cannot be withdrawn); your humble webkeeper offers his “mea culpla”. ~djs

First Vespers of the Ascension

Ascension of our Lord – First Vespers Men of Galilee, why do you stand looking into heaven? This Jesus, who was taken up from you into heaven, will come in the same way, alleluia. ~ with Psalm 113 ~Psalm Antiphon 1 ~First Vespers is on the evening before a Holy Day, or Sunday. ~NOTE:...

Vespers in the Paschal Octave

Vespers in Easter Week – Go and tell my brethren, alleluia, to go to Galilee, and there they will see me, alleluia, alleluia, alleluia. ~Psalm Antiphon 4 ~Image: Chapel of the Resurrection, Valparaiso University