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PASCHA SATURDAY

NIGHT VIGILS (Matins)

The Night Vigils (Matins) are begun directly as follows:

Making the Sign of the Cross on the lips,

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y. 0 + Lord, Thou sha~ o-pen my lips.

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W. And my mouth shall de-clare Thy praise.

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Then the Hebdomadary alone ehanis: v. 0 God, + be At-ten-tive un-to help-ing me.

All respond:

W. 0_ Lord, make haste to help me. Glor- y be

to the Fath- er , and to the Son, + and to the Ho- Iy Ghost. As it was in the

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be- gin- ning, both now and ev- er, and un- to the a- ges of a!" ges. A- men .

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" . The Invitatory and The Venite-Psalm 94

Then the Cantors chant the lnvltaiory and the Venire (Psalm 94) as ffjlllows:

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The Lord hath a-ris-en in-deed, *

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The Lord hath a-ris-en in-deed, *

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begin the Venite together:

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Ps. Come, let us re-joice in the Lord; let us shout with

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ju-bil-a-tion un-to God Our Sa-viour. Let us corne be-fore His Coun-ten-ance with

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Then All repeat

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the entire I nvitatory:

The Lord hath a-ris-en in-deed, :I<

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continue the V enite together:

For :the Lerd , is p Great God, ~nd a Great King

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the ends of the Earth, and the heights of the moun-tains are His.

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land His Hands have fash-ion-ed. all bow" 0 corne, let us wor-ship and fall down

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continue the Venite together:

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known My ways, so I sware in Mine ang-er: 'They shall not en-ter in-to My rest.'"

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No Hymn is sung at this Hour. nor at any of 'the Hours during this week of Pascha , but the following three Psalms follow immediately,

The Psalms

The 1st Cantor alone begins chanting this Antiphon:

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Psalm 22_-

The 1st Cantor alone chants the first half of the first verse of the 3rd Psalm, using this. Tone, including the intonation notes (within the first set of brackets therein):

The Lord is My Shep-herd, and I shall 1 not want; :«

Then, only the 1st Cantor's side ei: the Quire completes the verse:

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made me to dwell.

And then, only the 2nd Cantor's side ei: the Quire chants the entire next verse (omitting the intonation notes), the two sides alternating the verses thereafter:

Be-side the water of rest hath He nur- 1 tured me; * He hath con- Lver-ted my soul.

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"., He hath led me on the paths of righ,.-l teous-ness+ ;;. 1 for His Name's sake.

For though I should wa1k in the midst of the shad-ow 1 Of death, :« I will fear no evil; for 1 Thou art with me.

Thy rod and l Thy staff * they have t com-for-ted md, ',I

, Thou hast prepared a ta-ble be- 1 fore me " in the presence of them t that "

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Thou hast an-oin-ted my head t with oil; * and Thy cup which filleth me, how

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And Thy mercy shall pur- t sue me * all the l days of my life.

And I will dwell in the House of 1 the Lord- :« 1 un-to length of days. Glory be to the Fath-er, and to 1 the " Son, :« and t to the Ho-ly Ghost.

As,it was in the beginning, both now and l ev-er, * and unto the ages of 1 a-ges. A-men.

Psalm 23:

Then the 2nd (;t},ntor alone chants the first half of the first verse of the 2nd Psalm, using the same Tone, including the intonation notes (within the first set of brackets therein):

The Earth is the Lord's, and the f'ul-ness l there-of, * I

Then, only the 2nd Cantor's side ei. the Quire completes the verse:

the world, and l all that dwell there-in.

And then, only the 1st Cantor's side ei. the Quire chants the entire next verse (omitting the intonation notes), the two sides alternating the verses thereafter:

He hath founded it up-on l the seas, * and upon the rivers hath t He pre-par-ed it.

Who shall ascend into the Moun-tain Of 1 the Lord, * or who shall stand 1 in His Ho-Iv Place?

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He tlIat is innocent in hands and pure in heart, t who hath not re-ceiv-ed his

soul 1 in vain, * and hath not sworn deceitful-ly 1 to his neigh-bour.

Sucl; a one shall receive a bless-ing from 1 the Lord, :« and mercy from t God His Sa-vi our .

This is the generation Of them that seek 1 the Lord,:« of them that seek the Face of the l God of Ja-cob.

Lift up your gates, 0 ye prin-ces, t and be ye lifted up, ye ev-er-las- 1 ling gates, :« and the King of Glor- 1 y shall en-ter in.

Whl} is This King of l Glor-y? * The Lord Strong and Mighty, the Lord, 1 Might-y in war.

Lift up your gates, 0 ye prin-ces, t and be ye lifted up, ye ev-er-las- 1 ling

gates; * and the King _of Glor- t y shall en-ter in. ' _

Who is This King of 1 Glor-y? :« The Lord of hosts, He is the l King of Glor-Y. Glory be to the Fath-er, and to 1 the" Son, :« and 1 to the Ho-ly Ghost.

As, it was in the beginning, both now and 1 ev-er, :« and unto the ages of l a-ges. A-men.

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Then the 2nd Cantor alone chants the first half of the first verse of the 3rd Psalm, using this same Tone, including the intonation notes (within the first set, of brackets therein):

Judge me, 0 Lord, for in mine in":'no-cence ba\je J I walk'd; *'" Then, only the 2nd Cantor's side ei. the Quire completes the verse:

and hoping in the Lord, l I shall not grow

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Prove me, 0 Lord, and L try me; * prove with fi-re J my reins and my heart. For Thy mercy is be-fore l mine eyes.." and I have been well- l pleas-ing in Thy Truth.

I have not sat with the coun-cil o~ van- l it-y; * nor shall I go in with them

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I have hated the congregation of e-vil- .l do-ers, * and with the ungod-Iy l will I not sit.

I will wash my hands in i n-no- J cen-cy, * and I will compass Thine J AI-tar, () Lord,

That I may hear the voice of l Thy praise, * and tell of 1 all' Thy won-drous works.

o Lord, I have loved the beaut-y of J Thy House; * and the Place where Thy

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Destroy not my soul with the un- 1 god-Iy, * nor my 1 life with men of blood, In whose hands are in-i- 1 quit-res; * their right 1 hand is full of bribes.

But as for me, in mine in-no-cence have l I walk'd; * redeemrme, 0 Lord, and have l mer-cy on me.

My foot hath stood in up- 1 right-ness; * in the congregations will I l bless Thee, 6 Lord.

Glory be to the Fath-er, and to 1 the + Son, *and 1 to the Ho-ly Ghost.

As ,it was in the beginning, both now and 1 ev-er, * and unto the ages of l a-ges. A-men.

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The Versicle

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is chanted by All: ~. And hath ap-pear-ed un-to Si-mon, al-le-lu - ya.

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T hen the Abbot (or Senior in Quire) alone

chants the beginning of the Lord's Prayer: y. Our Fath-er.

and then, as prescribed by St . Benedict, this is continued totally in silence:

Who art in Heaven, Hallowed be Thy Name. Thy Kingdom come, Thy Will be Done, on Earth, as It is in Heaven. Give us this day our daily bread; and forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those that trespass against us.

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resumes the chant of the prayer with the ~drds:~ Y/ .. And lead us not in-to temp-ta-tion.

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All respond: ~. But de-liv-er us from e- viI.

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The Lessons and Responsories

There now follow three Eessons each followed by a single Responsory, which are given in the Lectionary. First, the Hebdomadary ~ chants the following Absolution:

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Shew us, 0 Lord, Thy mer-cy, and Thy sal-va-tion do Thou give un-to us. respond.·~, A-men.

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Before each Lesson the 1st Cantor alone • II

requests a blessing as follows: y. Lord, grant a bless-Ing.

Then the Abbot (or Senior in Quire) alone chants in response one of the Blessings:

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y. Through the words of the Gos-pel + may our sins be blot-ted out. respond:~. A-men. Then the Hebdomadary alone chants the 1st Lesson with this Tone:

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The Hebdomadary alone concludes the 1st Lesson with the following:

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But Thou, 0 Lord, have mer-cy up-on us. respond:~. Thanks be to God.

The 1 st Cantor alone then begins the chanting of the l st Responsory as given in the Proper. T his is continued by All present, but the H ebdomadary, chants the V er se attached to the Responsory, which is then followed by the repetition of the refrain portion of the Responsory by All.

This sequence of:

1) Request for Blessing by the Hebdomadary;

2) The Blessing (as given below) sung by the Abbot (or Senior in Quire);

3) The chanting of the Lesson by the Hebdomadary .with the conclusion given above;

4) The reply' Thanks be to God." sung by All;

5) The beginning of the Responsory by the Znd Cantor;

6) The continuation of the Responsory by All;

7) The Verse of the Responsory chanted by the Hebdomadar y; and

8) The repetition of the refrain of the Responsory by All,

are observed for both the 2nd and the 3rd Lessons and Responsories.

After the completion of the 3rd ResponsorJ_ there is added:

1) The Hebdomadary alone chants' Glory be to the Father, and to the + Son, and to the Holy Ghost."

2) A second repetition of the refrain of the 3rd Responosory by All.

This concludes the Nocturn of the Night Vigils.

(T he following Blessings are given for the Abbot (or Senior in Quire) for the 2nd and 3rd Lessons.

2. May the divine help + remain with us always.

3. May the King of Angels + lead us to the society of the heavenly citizens.)

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THE GOSPEL PROCESSION

The Processional Hymn-Te Deum Laudamus

The following Hymn is now sung. Toward the end of the Hymn, the Abbot (or Senior in Quire, be he ordained at least Deacon), and his ministers. process toward the Rood Screen (or Ambo) for the chanting of the Gospel, and the bells are rung.

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Heav'n and Earth=are full of the Maj-es-ty of Thy Glor-y. The glor-i-ous

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com-pan-y of the Ap-os-tles praise Thee. The good-Iy fel-Iow-ship of the Proph-ets

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praise Thee. The no-ble ar-my of Mar-tyrs praise Thee. The Ho-ly Church through-out

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the Vir-gin's womb. When Thou hadst o-ver-come the sharp-ness of death, Thou

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o Lord, in Thee have I trust-ed; let me nev-er be con-foun-ded.

The Gospel

Then the Abbot (or Senior in Quire, if ordained at least to the Diaconate) alone chants the following. (But the following line is omitted if chanted by an Abbess or Nun or anyone not at least ordained Deacon.)

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y. The Lord be with you. respond: -"" J¥. And with thy spir-it.

The Abbot (or Senior in ~I~§.~~I~~.~.~~.~~.~.~~.~~.~~I~~I~·~I ~.~~.~~I ~~. ~o~I~111

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J¥. Glor-y be to Thee, 0 Lord.

The Gospel is then chanted by the Abbot (or Senior in Quire) as given in the Lectionary [or this day with this Tone:

At the end 0 t the Gospel,

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The Recessional Hymn-Te Decet Laus

The following Hymn is chanted as the Abbot (or Senior in Quire), and his ministers, after the Hymn has been intoned, return to their places in the 'Sanctuary or Quire.

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(or sung antiphonally be it the custom):

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alone begins chanting the Hymn: To Thee we of-fer fit-ting praise.

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our bound-en Hymn we raise.

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Glor-y to 'Fhee; the Fath-er, Son, and Ho-Iy Ghost, for ev-er One. A men.

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The Conclusion

The Hebdomadary alone then chants the Collect as given below,

following T one: ~

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y. Let us pray. ending: •.. through/ill the a-ges of a-ges.

respond: I¥. A-men.

Grant, we beseech Thee, Almighty God, that we who have celebrated with reverence This Pascal Feast, may through It be deemed fit to arrive at everlasting joys. Through Our Lord Jesus Christ, Thy Son, Who liveth and reigneth with Thee in the Unity of the Holy Ghost, God, through all the ages of ages. I¥. Amen.

And so is concluded the Night Vigils (Matins) of Pascha Saturday according to the Sarum Monastic Use, as kept at Worcester. If the Morning Solemnity (Lauds) of Pascha Saturday is_to follow immediately, nothing further is here added, but she Morning Solemnity (Lauds) of Pascha Saturday is begun as given on the following page.

But only it the Morning Solemnity following is here added:

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alone chants: y. 0 Lord, hear my prayer. respond: J¥. And let my cry come un-to Thee.)

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y. Thanks be to God,

al-le-lu-ya, al - le-lu - ya, aI-le-Iu-ya.

And so is concluded the Night Vigils (Matins) of Pascha Saturday according to the S arum M onastic Use I as kept at Worcester.

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MORNING SOLEMNITY (Lauds)

The Morning Solemnity begins directly with the First Versicle, while all make the Sign of the Cross:

The First Versicle

The 1st Cantor alone chants the Versicle: y. It The Lord is Ris-en from the

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All respond: W. 0 Lord, make haste to help me. GIor- y be

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to the Fath- er, and to the Son, It and to the Ho- Iy Ghost. As it was in the

mi. • I. • • • ~: .• • ••• ••• • • • II ;~

be- gin- ning, both now and ev- er, and un- to the a- ges of a- ges. A- men.

• I • •

i rj. II ~

AI- le- lu- ya.

The Psalms

Then the 1st Cantor alone

• III

I ~

begins chanting the Ist: ~ntiphon: ,For the Ang-el of the Lord.

I • • • • =. ,'"

.',

15 .1

I •

De-scend-ed from Heav-en, and carne and roll-ed

I

All respond:

,.

III ;

• •

back the stone, and sat up-on it, al-Ie-Iu-ya, al-Ie-Iu-ya.

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Tone 8 m [. I .) • I. (. 0 • 1]'... · 8 • I • • ~ • I. I • •

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.' I • • II ~

Psalm 92.-

The 1st Cantor alone chants the first half of the [irst verse of the lst Psalm, using this Tone, including the intonation notes (within the-f irst set of brackets therein):

The Lord is King, He is Cloth-ed with l' maj-es-ty; *

Then, only the 1st Cantor's side ei. the Quire completes the verse:

the Lord is Cloth-ed with strength and 1 He

hath girt Him-self.

And then, only the 2nd Cantor's side et. the Quire chants the entire next verse

(omitting the intonation notes), the two sides alternating the verses thereafter:

For He es-tab-lish- t ed the world * which shall 1 not be sha-ken; .

Thy Throne is pre-par-ed l' Of old; * Thou art from 1 ev-er-las-tlng. ,

The rivers have lifted l' up, 0 Lord; * the rivers have lifted 1 up their voi-ces. The rivers will lift i up their waves * at the voices of J, man-y w4t-ers. Wonderful are the surg-ings T Of the sea; * wonderful 1 on High Is the Lord. Thy testimonies are made T ver-y sure; * holiness becometh Thy House, 0 Lord,

1 un-to length of days. .

Glory be to the Fath-er, and 1'. to the It Son, * and 1 to the Ho-ly Ghost.

As, it was in the beginning, both now and T ev-er, * and unto the ages of 1 a-ges. A-men.

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All repeat: For the Ang-el of the Lord de-scend-ed from Heav-en, and came and roll-ed

I· " I' ~, ... , lIS • , III ~ " ," 1

back the stone, and sat up-on it, al-Ie-Iu-ya, al-le-lu-ya. I '

Then the 2nd Cant~r alone

I 1

begins chanting the 2nd Antiphon: But ther~ was~

I' III',

, ".

His Coun-ten-ance like un-to light-ning, his

~I~~~~I~~~~

== III, '~ • • , ", ,~ , I ,II ~

.. All respond:

rai-ment white as snow, al-Ie-Iu-ya, al-Ie-lu-ya,

, ' t 1', A*

Tone 8 I (I ' .] '" (' B , I) '" _'".' 8 , I '

Psalm 99:

The 2nd Cantor alone chants the first half of the first verse of the 2nd Psalm, using this Tone, including the intonation notes (within the first set of brackets therein):

Shout with ju-bilation un-to God, i all the Earth; *

Then, only the 2nd Cantor's side ei: the Quire completes the verse: . serve the 1 Lord with glad-ness.

And then, only the 1st Cantor's side Q[_ the Quire chants the entire next verse (omitting the intonation notes), the two sides alternating the verses thereafter:

Come be-fnre His i Pres-ence *' 1 with re- joi-cing.

Know ye that the Lord Him-self T is Our God. * It is He That hath made us, 1 and not we our-selves.

We ~reA His people and the sheep of His pas-ture; t enter inJt~ His gates with thanks- i giv-ing, * into His Courts with hymns; 1 give thanks un-to Him.

Praise His Name, for the Lord is Good; t His mercy en-dur-eth for i ev-er, *' and His truth unto generation and t gen-er-a-tion.

Glory be to the Fath-er, and T to the .. Son, * and t to the Ho-Iy Ghost.

As it was in the beginning, both now and T ev-er, * and unto the ages of t a-ges. A.-men.

, , '" , , ,

J, ~ :,....._, A

, • " 1

, II

I ',I

I

I , '\ , III I , ~ ~ , ". ~ • •
Then • I
All repeat: But there was his Coun-ten-ance like un-to Iight-ning, his
I III I ~ , • ~ • II i
I I • • I
I rai-ment white as snow, al-Ie-Iu-ya, al-Ie-Iu-ya.

Then the 1st Cantor alone begins chanting the 3rd Antiphon:

I I

,

IS

I •

And for fear of him.

I

I

I

• •

All respond:

'(he kee-pers did shake, and be-came as

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,

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dead men, al-Ie-Iu-ya.

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Psalms 62 & 66:

Then the 1st Cantor alone chants the first half of the first verse of the combining of the 3rt}. and 4th Psalms I using this Tone:

r 0 God, My God, *

Then I only the 1st Cantor's side et. the Quire completes the verse:

unto Thee I rise T ear-ly at .dawn.

And then, only the 2nd Cantor's side Qj_~the Quire chants the entire next verse (omitting the intonation notes), the two sides alternating the verses thereafter:

My soul hath t thirs-ted for Thee, * how often hath my i flesh long-ed at-ter Thee! In a land barren and untrodden and unwat-er-ed, t so in the Sanctuary have I

ap- i pear-ed be;fore Thee * to see Thy~power i andThy Glor-Y., <

For Thy mercy is i bet-ter th~n Ii ves; * my T lips shall praise Thee.

So shall I T bless Thee ig,my li fe, * and in Thy, Name will I i lift up my hands. As with marro)V and fatness let my i soul be fill-ed, * and with lips of rejoicing

i shall my mouth praise Thee. / /

If I remembered Thee on my bed, t at the dawn I medi- ita-ted on;1

Thee; * for Thou artbe- i come My Hetp-er. I

In the shelter of Thy Wings wJIJ >1 re-joice; t my T soul hath cleav'd at-tet Thee; * Thy Right Hand hath been i quick to help me.

But as for these, in vain have they sought after my soul; t they shall go into the nether- i most parts Of the Earth; * they shall be surrendered unto the edge of the sword; portions for T fox-es shall they be.

~ But the king shall be glad in God; t everyone shall be praised that i swear-eth by Him; * for the mouth of them is stop-ped i that speak un-just things.

God be Gra-cious unto T us and bless us, * and cause His Face to shine upon us, and have T mer-cy on us,

That we may know up- i on the Earth Thy way, * among all the nations i Thy

sal-va-tion. .~.., "

.. :s . _" ."

Let the peoples T give Thee praise, Q God; * let all the i peo-ples praise Thee._ "

, Let the nations be glad and re- joice, t for Thou shalt judge peoples T with

up-right-ness; * and nations shalt Thou i guide up-on the ,Earth. I ,

Let the peoples g!ve Thee praise, 0 God, t let all the i peo-ples praise Thee; * the Earth hath i yield-ed her fruit.

Let God, Our God, bless us; i let God bless us, * and let all the ends Of T the

Earth fear Him. ,

Glory be to the T Fath-er, and to the lie Son, * and i to the Ho-ly Ghost.

As it was in the beginning, both l' now andev-er, * and unto the ages of T a-ges. A-men.

l' _

' ..

I • I

• D, •

Then All repeat I • IS .
I
this Antiphon: And for fear of
I I I I r\ :I II~
I I • • :I I

I

#

him' the kee-pers did shake, and

be-came as dead men, al-Ie-Iu-ya.

Then the 2nd Cantor alone

I

I •

. ....

:I •

I I

begins chanting the 4th Antiphon: But the Ang-el an-swer-ed.

I. I". ~ •

• I •

All respond: ~ . -;-

And said un-to the worn-en,

"Fear not ye, for

• • • II ~

I know that ye seek Je-sus," al-le-lu-ya.

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Tone 8 I (I II II) II II II (II 8 II I). II II II Ii II 3 II I II II II III II I II II I II I II , II ~

The Benedicite (paraphrase of Daniel 3: 57 - 88, 56):

The 2nd Cantor alone chants the first half of the first verse of the 1st Canticle, using this Tone, including the intonation notes (within the first set of brackets therein):

Bless the Lord, all ye works i Of the Lord, :I<

Then, only the 2nd Cantor's side ei. the Quire completes the verse:

o pr~ise ye the Lord and §upremely exalt

Him un- ~ to the a-gEls.

And then, only the 1st Cantor's side ei. the Quire chants the entire next verse (omitting the intonation notes), the two sides alternating the verses thereafter:

Bless the Lord, ye Ang-els T Of the Lord; :I< hless the ~ Lord, ye Heav-ens;

Bless .. the 9 Lord, all ye waters a-bove the i Heav-ens; :I< bless the Lord, ye

"" t pow-ers Of the Lord;

Bless the Lord, 0 i Sun-and Moon; * bless the Lord, ye ~ stars of ,Heav-en;

Bless the Lord, ev-'ry i rain and dew; * pless the Lord, J, all ye winds of God; . Bless the Lord, fire and heat of i burn-Ing; * bless the Lord, winter ~ cold and :/

sum-mer heat: . I,

, ' _" I

Bless the Lord, 0 falls of i dew andsnow; * bless the ~ Lord, 0 ice and cold;

Bless the Lord, 0 hoar frosts T and 'snows; * bless the ~ Lord, 0 nights and days;' Bless the Lord, 0 LIght and i dark-ness; * bless the Lord, 0 ~ IIght-nings and clouds; Let the Earth i bless the Lord; :I< let it praise the Lord and supremely exalt Him

un- ~ to the a-ges. ~

_ Bless the Lord, 0 moun-tains i and hillsr " bless the Lord, all ye things that

t spring up on the Earth; A ,

Bless the Lord, 0 i foun-tains; * bless the Lord, 0 t seas and riv-ers;

Bless the Lord, 0 monsters of the seas,. and all ye things that move in the i wat-ers; * bless the Lord, all ye wing-ed J, crea-tures of the sky;

Bless the Lord, 0 beasts and T cat-tie; * bless the ~ Lord, ye sons of men;

Let Is-ra-el ~"'bless the Lord; * let it praise the Lord and supremely exalt Him iin- J, to the a -ges.

Bless the Lord, ye Priests i of the LOrd; * bless the Lord, ye J, ser-vants of the Lord; Bless the Lord, ye spirits and ye souls of the i righ-teous; * bless the Lord, ye

Saints and ye that be J, hum-ble of heart; _ ,

Bless the Lord, 0 Ananias, Azar-i-as, and T Mls-a-el; * 0 praise ye the Lord and supremely exalt Him un- J, to the a-ges.

Let us bless the Father and the III Son with the T Ho-Iy Gh'ost;:I< let us praise the Lord and supremely exalt Him un- J, to the a-ges.

Bless-ed art Thou, 0 Lord, in the firmament of'the T Heav-en; * Thou Who art Prais-ed and Glorifi-ed and supremely Exalted iin- J, to the a-ges.

I " I, ,II', ~ ,

Then, All il", ... , :I ,

,

III ,I' ij

repeat: 'Pi A

But the Ang-el an-swer-ed and said un-to the wom-en, "Fear not ye, for ~ ,1'" ~~

I

• I

I know that ye seek Je-sus," al-Ie-Iu-ya.

Then the 1st Cantor alone I~~~~~~~g~ begins chanting the 5th Antiphon:

I

I • " II I I
Go ye ha-stil-y.
I I , ptji
, ,.. I II
, ,
And tell His Dis-ci-ples, that the Lord is All respond:

I II II tIS

, .

, '

, .

• II ~

Ris-en, al-le-lu-ya, al-Ie-Iu-ya.

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Psalms 148,149, and 150:

The 1st Cantor alone chants the first half of the first verse of the 5th Psalm, using this Tone, including the intonation notes (within the first set of brackets therein):

Praise the T Lord from the Hea v-ens; *.

Then, only the 1st Cantor's side ei. the Quire comfl§tes the verse:

.., praise Him in the High-est.

And then, only the 2nd Cantor's side ei: vhe Qu.ire chants the entire next verse

(omitting the intonation notes), t~e two sides alternating the verses thereafter:

Praise Him, T all ye His Ang-els; * praise T Him, all ye His hosts. A Praise T Him, 0 Sun and Moon; * praise Him, i all ye stars and light.

Praise Him, ye T Heav-ens of heav-ens; *. and thou water that art above the ~ heavens, let them praise the T Name of the Lord.

. For He spake, i and they came to be; * He commanded,and i they were cre-a-ted, He established them f& ever, yea, for i ev-er and ev-er; *. He hath set an

ordinance, and T it shall not pass a-way.

T Praise the Lord from the Earth, *. ye dra~onsL and T all ye ab-yss-es. Fire, hail, snow, ice, i blast of temp-est, *. I which per-form His word, The T moun-tains and all the hills, *. .f'ruitf'ul T trees, and all ce-dar§,

The beasts and i all the cat-tie, *. ereep-lng i things and wing-ed birds, /' Kings of the l' Earth and all peo--ples, *. princes and all the T judg-es of the Earth, Young men and vir-gins, t elders with the younger, let them praise the T Name

of the Lord; *. for Exalted is the l' Name of Him A-lone.

His yraise is above the l' Earth and Heav-en, *. and He shall exalt the l' horn of

His peo-ple. ~

This is the T hymn for jll His Saints, *. for the sons of Isra-el and for the

people that i draw nigh un-to Him. _ A

Sing un-to the i Lord a ne)V song; *. His praise is T in the Church Of the Saints, ,Let Jsra-el be glad in T Him That made him; *. let the sons of Syon re- T joice

in Their King._ '.

Let them' praise iA His Name in the dance; *. with the timbrel and the psaltery T let them chant un-to Hi m.

For the Lord taketh pleasure T in His peo-ple, *. and He shall exalt the i meek

with sal-va-tion. ,

The Saints shall T boast in glor-y, *. and they shall re- T joice up-on their beds. The high praise of i God shall be in their throat, *. and two-edged l' swords

shall be in their hands; ,

To do vengeancea- i mong the heath-en, *. punishments a- i mong the peo-plds; To bind their i kings with fet-ters, *. and their nobles with man-a- T cles of i-ron; Todo among them the judgment T that is writ-ten: *. "This glory T shall be to

all His Saints."

Praise T ye God in His Sjlints; *. praise Him in the firm-a- i ment of His pOw-er. Praise Him T for His migh-ty acts; * praise Him according to the multitude T Of

His great-ness. .'

Praise Him with the T sound of trum-pet; * praise Him with the i psal-ter-y

and harp. _ '_ ,

Praise Him with T tim-brei and dance; *. T praise Him with strings and flute. Praise Him with tuneful cym-bals, t praise Him with cymbals of T ju-bil-a-tion; *. let T ev-'ry breath praise the Lord.

Glory be to the T Fath-er, and to the III Son, *. and i to the Ho-ly Ghost.

As, it was in the beginning, both i now and ev-er, *. and unto the ages of T a-ges. A-men.

i _

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,... IIi

t, '/

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Then, All repeat:

I I II; .~

I

. ; .,... ,.. . ; .

• ~. I '. •

Go ye ha-stil-y, and tell His Dis-ci-ples, that the Lord is

• •

• •

• •

. ,,~

Ris-en, al-Ie-Iu-ya, al-Ie-Iu-ya.

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The Chapter

The Hebdomadarv alone then chants the following Chapter (Acts 10· 42, 43) according to the Tone given for the Chapter at the Morning Solemnity on Pascha Monday:

Jesus commanded us to preach unto the people, and to testify that It is He Which was ordained of God to be the Judge of quick and dead; t to Him give all the

Prophets witness, * that ~hrough His Na~e'whosoever!believeth in i--. '.; 111

Him shall receive remission of sins.

All respond: ~. Thanks be to God.

(No Responsory nor Hymn is 'sung at the Morning Solemnity on this day, nor on

s_~

any day during the week of Pascha).

The Second Versicle

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T hen the 1 sf Cantor alone =iaIl11+··~11

chants the Versicle: y. In Thy Res-ur-rec-tion, 0 Christ.

T he V er siele' s Response

• •

• • •

'~"'.'.~ Ilij

is chanted by All: ~. Let Heav-en and Earth re- joice, al-le-lu ya.

, TRie Antiphon on the Benedictus and the Benedictus

Then is sung the Antiphon on the Benedictus , which is ~=:=!.=jr-.~=!:. =~.~. ::!..,~~.~~

always begun by the Abbot (or Senior in Quire) alone: They ran both to-geth-er.

All continue

the Antiphon as follows:

0 •
• ,.. ~ .. ,. ; P\ Aij

And the oth-er Dis-ci-ple did ; ,.. ~ 1\ I; • IS ; ; .,.. III' .0.. • II ij

out-run Pe-ter, and came first to the Sep-ul-chre, al-Ie-Iu-ya.

The Benedictus (Luke 1: 68 - 79):

b

After the Antiphon on the Benedictus , the

;

. ,..

~ . .

1st Cantor alone begins chanting the Benediaus: + Bless-ed be the Lord God of Is-ra-el; *.

Only the 1 st Cantor's side ei. the Quire responds with the 2nd half of the 1st verse

6 ;.

I • • •

• •

; • II.

of the Benedictus: for He hath vi"s-it-ed and wrought re-demp-tion for His peo-ple,

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Tone 1 6 • ~ II. II II II ,.. II • 8,.. ~ I (III ~ (8 8 8 I] II. • •• '. ~ D, II ~

Only the 2nd Cantor's side ei: the Quire chants the 2nd verse of the Benedictus , using this Tone, including the intonation notes."

And hath rais-ed up a horn of 1 sal-va-tion for fis:l< 1 in the House of His J, ser-vant Da-vid; ~

And then, only the 1st Cantor's side ei. the Quire chants the entire next verse (including the intonation notes), the two sides alternating the verses thereafter:

As He spake by the 1 mouth of His ho-Iy ones, :I<~the J, Proph-ets.of old,

That we should be sa- 1 ved from' our en~em'-ies, *' 1 and from the hands of J, all that hate us;

To deal mer-ci-ful- 11y with our fath-ers, * 1 and to re-mem-ber His J, Ho-ly

Cov-en-ant. -

The oath which He sware to 1 our fath-er A-bra-ham::I< 1 that He J, would

/ ~A -

<I, grant un-to us, ~

That we be de-liv-er-ed out of the 1 hand of our en-em-ies, *' 1 that we might

serve J, Him, with-out fear, ~ ~

In ho-Ii-ness and righ- 1 teous-ness be-fore Him, :I< 1 all the J, days Q..f our life. , And thou, 0 child, shalt be call-ed the Proph- 1 et of the Most High; :« 1 for /

thou shalt go hef'orethe Face of the Lord J, to pre-pare His ways; _

To, give know-ledge of salvation 1,un-to His peo-ple, * 1 by the re- J, mis-sion

of their sins, _ /'

Through the bow-els 1 of mer-cy Of Our God; :I< 1 where-by the Day-spring from on High hath J, vis-it-ed us,

To give Llght to them that sit in darkness, and in 1 the shad-ow Of death, * 1 to guide our feet in- 1 to the Way of Peace.

Glor-y be to the 1 Fath-er, and to the + Son, * and J, to the Ho-ly Ghost.

AsIt was in the beginning, 1 both now and ev-er, * 1 and un-to the a-ges of J, a-ges. A-men.

0 • ,.
Then All tl • • ,.. ~ .. ~ ii*iiij
• '" • • ~
~"" ,
~
repeat: They ran both to-geth-er, and the oth-er Dis-ci-ple did I • II ~

~ ,.. = 1\ ~ • IS ~ ~ .,.. 11'1.."'. _ ..

out-run Pe-ter, and came first to the Sep-ul-chre, al-Ie-lu-ya.

The Litany, The Lord's Prayer, and The Collect,

The Hebdomadary

b' ••• '. 'II~

alone chants: y. Kyr-l-e el-e-y-son.

Only the 1st Cantor's side b' ••• '. 'II~ ei: the Quire continues: ~. Kyr-l-e el-e-y-son. Only the 1st Cantor's side b'. • '. 'II~ et. the Quire continues: ~.Chris-te el-e-y-son,

O l h 1 C 's sid b·... · II~

~ t e __§J_ antors SL e ~

Qj_ the Quire continues: ~.Chris-te el-e-y-son. Only the 1st Cantor's side 6' ••• '. 'II~ ei: the Quire continues: ~. Kyr-i-e el-e-y-son.

Only the 2ml Cantor's side b' ••• '. 'II~ ei: the Quire continues: ~. Kyr-i-e el-e-y-son.

Only the 2nd Cantor's side b'. • '. 'II~ et. the Quire continues: ~. Chris-te el-e-y-son.

Only the 2nd Cantor's side b' ••• '. 'II~ ei. the Quire continues: ~. Kyr-i-e el-e-y-son.

All b •.• = ~ '. ~'. II~

conclude: ~. Kyr-i-e el-e-y-son.

Then the Abbot (or Senior in Quire) chants alone the Lord's Prayer, as follows:

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• I

• I I

I •

y. Our Fath-er, Who art in Heav-en, Hal-lo-wed be Thy Name. Thy King-dom

a.. • • • •• •••• • • I • • • • • 1

come, Thy Will be Done, on Earth, as It is in Heav-en. Give us this day our

a.. . • • . . • • • • I. • •• • • ~

~.

'. ,

dail-y bread; and for-give us our tres-pass-es, as we for-give those that

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/

tres-pass a-gainst us. And lead us not in-to temp-ta-tion.

a·· • '. •• • • • II ~

All respond: ~. But de-liv-er us from e-vil. I

If the Hebdomadary is a Priest or a. · ~ ... '1Iij All ~a~.~~~.~~~~. p\~~'llf

a Deacon I he chants alone: y. The Lord-be with you. respond:~. And with thy splr-jt, (But i t not, or i [ chanted without anyone else present I then I in place 0 t the above, the

Hebdomadary a .' ~ p\ 'II~ All a. • • • • • , '111

alone chants: y. 0 Lord, hear my prayer. respond: ~. And let my cry come un-to Thee.)

I

The Hebdomadary alone then chants the following Collect according to this Tone:

•• ~ II ~ and I • • II' All a ~ • II ij

.... respond: ~. A-men.

y. Let us pray. :-;nding: ••• through all the a-ges of a-ges.

Grant, we beseech Thee, Almighty God, that we who have celebrated with reverence This Pascal Feast, may through It be deemed fit to arrive 'at everlasting joys. Through Our Lord Jesus Christ, Thy Son, Who liveth and reigneth with Thee in the Unity of the Holy Ghost, God, through all the ages of ages. ~. Amen.

If the Hebdomadary is a Priest or ~1~'~~'~~~§~P\~~'~llij .

All

I

~ p\ 'II~

a Deacon I he chants alone: y. The Lord be with you. respond:~. And with thy spir-it. (But i [ not, or i [ chanted without anyone else present, then I in place of the above I the

Hebdomadary a .' ~ ,.. • II~ All L · · · · · · · Ilij

alone chants: y. 0 Lord, hear my prayer. respond: ~. And let my cry come un-to Thee.)

The Commemorations

The 1st Cantor alone chants:

I

'.

• ~ ••• ~ ~ • I I ~.. N • II ij

y. Let

lis bless the Lord, al-le - lu - ya.

I

respond:

~. Thanks be to God, al-le - lu - ya.

Then the following Commemoration of the Holy Theotokos

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is added, and is

I

tI ,.. •

I ~

begun the 1st Cantor:

o

The gate of Par-a-dise.

• I

~

IS w'

!Ii

I •

I

I

I

respond: By Eve to all was clo-sed, and by the Vir-gin Mar-y it is to-day set

o I

• • I • ,.. I I II ~ o-pen-ed, al-le-lu-ya,

Whichever one of the 1st Cantor or 2nd Cd'ntor did not begin the above Antiphon for

~I~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

the commemoration, = I I I I I I I I I I I I II ij

..

y. Ho-ly Bear-er of God, ev-er-Vir-gin Mar I

y.

now chants:

I I

I I· I

• • •

I

I

I I

I

/

respond:

~. In-ter-cede for us un-to the Lord Our God, al-Ie-lu - ya.

To complete the Commemoration of the Holy Theotokos , the Hebdomadary alone/"

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the a-ges of a-ges. respond: ~. A-men.

At this point, if any previous Bishopt s) of theDiocese has (have) been canonized Sainiis}, even for local devotion a commemomoration of him (them) is made now according to local custom, Likewise, if his (their) relics are present within the very Church where Vespers are chanted, a further commemoration is made of the relics, as is customary,

Next, in all places, there is made a Procession to the Altar (Shrine) of the Holy Cross, During this procession, the following Responsory is now sung I and is begun either by the 1st Cantor or the 2nd Cantor, whichever is next in turn for

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• Burst the gates of hell in twain; Be-girt with Might He rose a-gain

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To complete the Commemoration of All Saints, the Hebdomadary alone then chants the Collect of All Saints as follows:

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v. Let us pray. Grant, we be-seech Thee, Al-migh-ty God, that we, with aU the Saints,

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All is to be done as given for Prime on Pascha Monday, pp. H 86 - H 89.

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to the Fath- er, and to the Son, + and to the Ho- Iy Ghost. As it was in the

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be- gin- ning, both now and ev::-_et, and un- to the a- ges of a- ges. A- men.

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On this day, and throughout this week, the Hymn is omitted.

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to-day all cre-a-tion doth re-joice, on ac-count of such grace,

say-ing:

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lu-ya."

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Psalm 118, vv. ~3 - 48:

The 1st Cantor alone chants the first half of the first verse of the 5th and 6th portions of the lst Psalm, using this Tone, including the intonation notes (within the first set of brackets therein):

Set be-fore me for a law, 0 Lord, the way of Thy i sta-tutes, *

Then. only the 1st Cantor's side ei. the Quire completes the verse: _

.., and I will seek after it con- t tln-u-al-lv.

And then, only the 2nd Cantor's stde Q..E .the Quire chants tli} entire next verse (omitting the intonation notes), the two sides alternating the verses thereafter:

_ Give me understanding, and I will search out T Thy law, * and I will keep it

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Guide me in the path of Thy com- i mand-rnents, * for I J. have de-si-red it. Incline my heart unto Thy tes-tim- T o-nles, * and not unto t co-vet-ous-ness. Turn away mine eyes that I may not see i van-it-y, * quicken Thou 1 me in Thy way. Establish for Thy ser-v-ant Thine T or-a-cle * 1 un-to fear of Thee.

Remove my re-proach which T I have f'ear'd, * for Thy t judg-ments are good.

_ Behold, I have longed after Thy com- T mand-ments: * in Thy (/

righ- t teous-ness quick-en me. , . Ii

Let Thy mer-cy come also up-on me, i 0 Lord, * even Thy salvation

ac-cord- .1. ing to Thy word. /' ,. I,

SO shall I give an answer to them that re- i proach me, * for I have l hoped in Thy words. And take not utterly out of my mouth the T word of Truth, * for in Thy

t judg-ments have I hoped. .

So shall I keep Thy law continual-ly, for i ev-er, * and unto the a- .1. ges of a-ges. And I walk'd in T spa-cious-ness, * for after Thy com+J mand-ments have I sought. And I spake of Thy testi-mo-nies be- i fore kings, * and .1. I was not a-shamed. And I meditated on Thy com- i mand-rnents * which J I have great-ly loved. And I lifted up my hands to Thy commandments which I T have loved, * and I

pondered 1 on Thy sta-tutes.

Glory be to the Fath-er, and i to the + Son, * and l to the Ho-ly Ghost., As, it was in the beginning, both now and i ev-er; * and unto the ages' of 1 a-ges. A-men.

Psalm 118, vv. 49 - 64: I

The 1st Cantor alone chants the first half of the first verse of the 7th and 8th portions of the 1st Psalm, using the same Tone, including the intonation notes {within the first set of brackets therein}:

Re-mem-ber Thy words to Thy i ser-vant, *

Then, only the 1st Cantor's side ei: the Quire completes the verse:'

wherein Thou hast t made me to hope.

And then, only the 2nd Cantor's side el. the Quire chants the entire next verse {omitting the intonation notes}, the two sides alternating the verses thereafter:

, This hath comforted me in my hu-mil-i- T a-tion, * for Thine ora- l de hath

qulck-en'd me. "'

Tge proud have trans-gress-ed ex- T ceed-lng-Iy, * but from Thy law l have I

not de-ell ned.

I remembered Thy jUdg-ments of i old, 0 Lord, * l and was com-for-ted. Despondency took hold up- r on me * because of the sinners t who Jor-sake Thy law. Thy sta-tutes T were my songs * in jhe place l of my so-jour-ning.

I remembered Thy Name in the T night, 0 Lord, * l and I kept Thy law. This hath hap-pen-ed T UI)-to me, * because I sought af- l ter Thy sta-tutes. Thou art My Por-tion, i 0 Lord;_* I said that 1 I would keep Thy law.

I entreated Thy Countenance with my i whole heart: * "Have mercy on me ac-cord- J. ing to Thy word.

I have, thought on i Thy ways, * and I have turned my feet back to Thy 1 tes-tim-o-nies.

I made ready, and i was not T troubl-ed, * that I might keep t Thy com-mand-ments.

The cords of sinners have en- i tangl-ed me, * but Thy law have I t not for-got-ten.

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, At midnight I arose to give thanks i un-to Thee * for the judgments ~ Of Thy

righ-teous-ness. ~

I am a partaker with all them that T fear Thee, * and with them that keep

~ Thy com-mand-ments. .

The Earth, 0 Lord, is f'ull of Thy. l' mer-cy; * teach ~ me ThM, sta-tutes. Glory be to the Fath-er, and l' to the .#Son, * .and 1 to the Ho-Iy Ghost.

As, it was in the beginning, both now and l' ev-er, 01: and unto the ages of 1 a-ges. A-men.

Psalm 118, vv. 65 - 80:

"'" The 1st 'Cantor alone chants the first half of the first verse of the 9th and 10th portions of the

lst Psalm, using the same Tone, iry:lUding the inionaion notes (w¥hin the first set of brackets therein):

Thou hast dealt graciously with Thy ser-vant, l' 0 Lord, *

Then, only the 1st Cantor's side ei: the Quire completes the verse: 1

ac- 1 cord-ing to Thy word. I'

And then, only' the 2nd Cantor's side ei: the Quire chants the entire next verse'

(omitting the intonation notes), the two sides alternating the verses thereafter: /'

Goodness and discipline and='know-ledge T teach Thou me, * for in Thy

commandments have ~ I be-liev-ed.

Before I was hum-bled, l' i trans-gress'd; 01: therefore Thy ~ say-ing have I kept. Thou art l' Good, 0 Lord, * and in Thy goodness teach ~ me Thy sta-tutes. Multiplied against me hath been the un-righ-teous-ness l' of the proud; * but as

for me, with my whole heart will I search out 1 Thy com-mand-ments.

Curdled like milk 1'is their heart; * but as for me, in Thy law have I ~ med-i-ta-ted. It is good for me that Thou hast T hum-bled ~e, * that I might 1 learn Thy st%-tiites. The law of Thy mouth is bet-ter i to me 01: than thousands of 1 gold and sil-ver. Thy Hands have made me and l' f'ash-ion'd me; * give me understanding and I

will learn ~ Thy com-mand-ments. . .....

They that fear Thee shall see me and l' be glad, 01: for on ThX words 1 have I set my hOpe. " I have known, 0 Lord, that Thy judg-ments are l' righ-teous-ness, * and with

Truth ~ hast Thou hum-bled me. .. I

Let now Thy mercy be my l' com-fort, * according to Thy saying 00- ~ to Thy ser.-vant. Let Thy compassions come up-fin me and T I shall live, * for Thy law is my 1 med-it-a-ti9n' Let the proud be put to shame, for unjustly have they trans-gress-ed a- l' gainst

me; * but as for me, I will ponder on ~ Thy com-mand-ments.. A

Let those that fear Thee re-turn l' un-to me, * and those that know Thy ~ tes-tim-O-nies. Let my heart be blameless in Thy i sta-tutes, * that I may 1 not be put to shame. Glory be to the Fath-er, and l' to the .. Son, * and 1 to the Ho-ly Ghost.

As,it was in the beginning, both now and l' ev-er, * and unto the ages of ~ a-ges. A-men.

Then All repeat

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is found and the lost are re-stor-ed to Heav-en;

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to-day all cre-a-tion doth re- joice, on ac-count of such grace,

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say-ing:

"AI-Ie-Iu-ya, al-le - lu-ya, al-le- lu-ya, al-le

lu-ya."

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The Alleluya With Its Verse

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alone chants: AI-Ie - lu - ya.

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alone chants:

y. This

the day which the Lord hath made;

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and be glad there-in.

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All continue: (ya.)

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The Litany, The Lord's Prayer, and The Collect

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alone chants: y. Kyr-i-e el-e-y-son.

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Q[_ the Quire continues: W. Kyr-i-e el-e-y-son. Q[_ the Quire continues: W. Kyr-i-e el-e-y-son.

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Then the Abbot (or Senior in Quire) alone

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chants the beginning of the Lord's Prayer: y. Our Fath-er.

and then, as prescribed by St. Benedict ,this is continued totally in silence:

Who art in Heaven, Hallowed be Thy Name. Thy Kingdom come, Thy Will be Done, on Earth, as It is in Heaven. Give us this day our daily bread; and forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive

those that trespass against us. : ..

Until the Abbot (or Senior in Quire) alone

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If the Hebdomadary is a Priest or t'::;.=·~=;t=~I\L::=:i.mllij All ~'~·~§·§~;~I\~'~lr).

a Deacon, he chants alone: y. The Lord be with you. respond: W. And with thy spir-it. I (But if not, or if chanted without an yon~ else present, then J in place of the above J thl

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alone chants: y. 0 Lord, hear my prayer. respond: W. And let my cry come un-to Thee.)

The Hebdomadary alone then chants the following Collect according to this Tone:

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y. Let us pray. ending: ..• through all the a-ges of a-ges. respond: W. A-men."

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Mystery, teach us both to fear that which Thou are wrathful against, and to love that which Thou instructest. Through Our Lord Jesus Christ, Thy SOI;t, Who liveth and reigneth with Thee in the Unity of the Holy Ghost, God, through all the ages of ages. W. Amen.

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alone chants: y. 0 Lord, hear my prayer. respond: W. And let my cry come un-to Thee.)

The Conclusion

by the 1st Cantor alone: y. Let us bless the Lord, aHe-lu-ya, al - le-lu - ya, al-le-lu-ya.

respond:

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Thus is concluded Terce of Pascha Saturday according to the Sarum Monastic Off ice, as kept at Worcester.

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On this day, and throughout this week, the Hymn is omitted, The Psalms

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The 1st Cantor alone chants the first half of the first verse of the 11th and 12th portions of the 1st Psalm, using this Tone, including the intonation notes (within the first set of brackets therein):

My soul fain-teth for T Thy sal-va-tion; oj;

Then, only the 1st Cantor's side ei: the Quire completes the verse:

on Thy T words have I set my hope.

And then, only the 2nd Cantor's side et. the Quire chants the entire next verse (omitting the intonation notes), the two sides alternating the verses thereafter:

Mine eyes are grown dim with waiting i fOr Thine or-a-cIe; * they say: i "When wilt Thou com-fort me?"

For I am become like a i wine-skin in the frost; * yet Thy statutes have i i not for-got-ten.

How many are the i days of Thy ser-vant? * When wilt Thou execute judgment for me on them that i per-sec-ute me?

Transgressors have i told me fa-bles, oj; but they are i not like Thy law, 0 Lord. All Thy com- i mand-ments are Truth. * Without a cause have men persecuted me; T do Thou help me.

They well nigh made an i end of me on the Earth; oj; but as for me, I forsook

not T Thy com-mand-ments. .

According to Thy T mer-cy quick-en me, * and I will keep the testi- T mo-nies Of Thy Mouth.

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For T ev-er, 6 Lord, * Thy Word a- l' bi-:,deth in Heav-en.

Unto generation and _gener~ T a-tion is Thy Truth; * Thou hast laid the foundation of the Earth, and i it a-bl-deth.

By Thine ordinance T doth the day a-bide, * for all i things are Thy ser-vants. If 'I'hy law had not been my T med-it-a-tion, * then shouldel !lave perished in

my hu- i mil-l-a-tldn, " ~. - i

I ~iIl never for- i get Thy sta-tutes, * for in l' them hast Thou quick-en'd me. I I am Thine, save me; * for after Thy l' sta-tutes have I sought.

Sinners have waited for l' me )0 des-troy me; * but Thy testimonies l' have I

un-der-stood. .

,., Of ail p;rfection have I i seen the out-come; * exceeding spacious l' is Thy

com-mand-ment. /'

Glory be to the T Fath-er, and to the It Son, * and i to the Ho-ly Ghost.

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T a-ges. A-men. I

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Psalm 118, vv. 97 - 112: -: I,

The 1st Cantor alone chants the first iil;lf of the first verse of the 13th and 14th portions of the 1st Psalm, using the same Tone, including the intonation notes (within the first set of brackets therein): o how I have i loved Thy law, 0 Lord! *

Then, only the 1st Cantor's side ei: the Quire completes the verse:

The whole day long it is i my med-lt-a-tldn.

And then, only the 2nd Cantor's side ei. the Quire chants the entire next verse (omitting the intonation notes), the two sides alternating the verses thereafter:

Above mine enemies hast Thou made me wise in 1'Thy com-mand-ment, * for it is i mine for ev-er.

Above all tltu teach me have I gained i un-der-stand-Ing, * for Thy ..

testimonies are my i med-it-a-tion.

Above mine elders have I received T un-der-stand-ing, * for after Thy

com- i mand-ments have i sought. , I

From every way that is evil i have I re-straln'd my feet * i that I might keep

Thy words. A

From Thy judgments I have I not de-clined, * for Thou hast l' set a law for me. How sweet to my palate I are Thy say-ings! * More sweet than i hon-ey to my mouth.

From Thy commandments have I gained T un-der-stand-ing; * therefore have I

hated every i way of un-righ-teous-ness. _

Thy law is a lamp i un-to my feet * and a i light un-to my paths.

, I have T sworn and re-sol-ved * that I will l)eep the judgments T of Thy

righ-teous-ness. ,

I was humbled ex- l' ceed-ing-ly, 0 Lord; * quicken me ac- T cord-ing to Thy Word.

The free-will offerings of my mouth be Thou now i Pleased to re-ceive, 0

Lord, * and I teach me Thy judg-ments, _

My soul is in Thy Hands con- i tln-u-al-Iy, * and Thy law have i i not for-got-ten.

Sinners have T set a snare for me, * yet from Thy commandment i have I not

strayed. _

I have inherited Thy testi- T mon-ies for ev-er, * for they are the re- T joic-ing of my heart.

I have inclined my heart to perform Thy l' stat-utes for ev-er * T for a re-com-pense.

Glory be to the l' Fath-er, and to the It Son, * and l' to the Ho-ly Ghost.

As, it was in the beginning, both i now and ev-er, * and unto the ages of T a-ges. A-men.

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Psalm 118, vv. 113 - 128:

The 1st Cantor alone chants the first half of the first verse of the 15th and 16th portions of the lst Psalm, using the same Tone, including the intonation notes (within the first set of brackets therein):

Trans-gres-sors i have I ha-ted, *

Then, only the 1st Cantor's side ei: the Quire completes the verse: .

but i Thy law have I loved~

And then, only the" 2nd Cantor's s"ide q_f .the Quire chants the entire next verse (omitting the intonation notes), the two sides alternating the verses thereafter:

My Helper and My Pro- l' tee-tor art Thou; * on Thy l' words have I set my hope.

Depart from me, ye T e-vil-do-ers, * and I will search out the

com- T mand-ments Of My God. /' _ ~

A UPHOLD ME ACCORDING TO THY i SAY-JNG AND QUIC!,{-EN

~"ME, * AND TURN l\{E NOT AWAY IN SHAME FROM i MINE EX-PEC-TA~TION.

Help me, and T I shall be sa-vOO; * and I will meditate on Thy i sta-tutes con-tln-ul-lj, Thou hast set at nought all that de- l' part from Thy stat-utes, * for (

unrighteous i is their in-ward thought. / _ ',i

I have reckoned as transgressors all the T sin-ners Of the Earth, * therefore I,

have I loved Thy i tes-tim-o-nies. , ~

Nail down my T flesh with the fear (}f',Thee, * for of Thy l' judg-ments am I a-fraidL I have wrought l' jiidg-ment and righ-teous-ness; * 0 give me not up to T them that wrong me.

Receive Thy i ser-vant un-to good, * let not the proud l' false-ly ac-cuse me. MJne eyes have failed with waiting for T Thy sal-va-tion, * and for the l' word

of Thy righ-teous-ness.

Deal with Thy servant according i to Thy mer-cy, * and i teach me Thy stat-utes. 1'1 am Thy ser-vant;:I< give me understanding, and I shaU know Thy T tcs-ttm-o-nles. It is l' time for the Lord to act; * for i they. have dis-pers'd Thy law.

Therefore have I i loved Thy com-mand-ments * more than i gold and to-paz. Therefore I directed myself according to T ill Thy com-mand-ments; * every

way that is unrighteeus T have I ha-ted. . , •

Glory be to the i Fath-er, and to the + Son, * and T to the Ho-ly Ghost.

As,it was in the beginning, both l' now and ev-er, * and unto the ages of

i a-ges. A-men. I

l' _

'I' ...

• 0 I •

o ~ II~

is chanted by All: W. Let us re- joice and be glad there

The Litany, The Lord's Prayer, and The Collect

The Hebdomadary b...... 'II~

alone chants: Yt. Kyr-i-e el-e-y-son.

Only the 1st Cantor's side b' ••• '. 'Ir Only the 2nd Cantor's side b' ••• 1 1 'II~

ei. the Quire continues: W. Kyr-i-e el-e-y-son, c2f. the Quire continues: ~. Kyr-i-e el-e-y-son, Only the 1st Cantor's side b'. • • 1 1111 Only the 2nd Cantor's side 0 1 • • '. 'II~ ei. the Quire continues: W.Chris-te el-e-y-son. ei. the Quire continues: ~. Chris-ta el-e-y-son.

in.

I • •

1

r\ I 1 •

I IS ; I I • •
1 ; •
• ~
And for fear of him' the kee-pers did shake, and
• II~ Then All repeat this Antiphon:

be-came as dead men, al-le-Iu-ya,

'~~I~'~~I~~I~~~I~~~I~~I~~I~~~~~~~'.~~~~~.

Then the 1st Cantor alone ~ ""-1 ..... 111

chants the Versicle: Yt. This is the day which the Lord hath

I 1 1 1 • 1 • • •

The V er side's Response

The Versicle

made.

·~t"'." 111

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b 1 Only the 1st Cantor's side

1 1 1 1 1111 Only the 2nd Cantor's side b 1 1 1 1 1 1 'I~

.-.E the Quire continues: DJ.Chris-te el-e-y-son.

'4.._ -- .",. b 1

Only the 1st Cantor's side 1 1 1 1 1 'I~

ei. the Quire continues: W. Kyr-i-e el-e-y-son,

Then the Abbot (or Senior in Quire) alone

~ chants the beginning oJ the Lord's Prayer: ~ .y. Our Fath-er.

and then, as prescribed by St. Benedict, this is continued totally in silence:

Who art in Heaven,Hallowed be Thy Name. Thy Kingdom come, Thy Will be Done, on Earth, as It is in Heaven. Give us this day our daily bread; and forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those that trespass against us.

Q[_ the Quire continues: \ Kyr-i-e el-e-y-son.

All 1 1 ~ r\ 1 1 ~'. 111

conclude.' W. Kyr-i-e el-e-y-son.

I 1 1 1 II ~

Until the Abbot (or Senior in ",Quire) alone

1

1

1

I 1

1 1

1

1 II ~

resumes the chant of the prayer with the words: '[. And lead us not in-to temp-ta-tion. I

/ I ,/

. ,,1 1 1 •• 1 '. 1 II ij ~

All respond: .: W. But de-liv-er us from e- viI. I

- I 1 ~. - I I. - d

If the Hebdomadary is a Priest or 1 / • fj 'lIij All 1 • h I If

a Deacon, he chants alone: y. The Lord be with you. respond: W. And with thy spir-it. (But if not, or if chanted without anyone else present, then, in place of the above, the

Hebdomadary I 1 1 = iii 1 lIij All I 1 • • I.' 1 • • II~

alone chants: y. 0 Lord, hear my prayer. respond.: W. And let my cry come un-to Thee.)

If the Hebdomadary is a Priest or ~I~'~~'=~==~"'~~'mllij

1

= ,.. • II~

The Hebdomadary alone then chants the following Collect according to this Tone:

I •• =f :~nd ~ 1 1 • 1 • 1 1 • II' All I = 1 II ij , ~

y. Let us pray. ending: ••• through all the a-ges of a-ges. respond: W. A-men.

I

Grant, we beseech Thee, Almighty God, that Thy Church may ever take joy in

both the commitment of it members and new blossoming. Through Our Lord Jesus Christ, Thy Son, Who liveth and reigneth with Thee in the Unity of the Holy Ghost,

God, through all the ages of ages. ~. Amen. ,

1

a Deacon, he chants alone: y. The Lord be with you. respond: W. And with thy spir-it. (But if not, or if chanted without anyone else present, then, in place of the above, the

Hebdomadary I I' = 1\ • Ilij All I. • • 1 • 1 • • II ~

alone chants: y. 0 Lord, hear my prayer. respond: W. And let my cry come un-to Thee.)

The Conclusion

The Conclusion is begun ~I ~~I ~=~~....:I~~I~~~~ ... ~I ~~~1111~~~~ ... ~1~~~~, ~~~=~'~.~~"'~""~IIi~II_

~

by the 1st Cantor alone: . Let us bless the Lord, al-le-iu-ya, al - le-Iu - ya, al-Ie-Iu-ya.

All

respond:

y. Thanks be to God, al-le-lu-ya, al - le-lu - ya, al-le-lu-ya.

Thus is concluded Sext of Pascha Saturday according to the Sarum Monastic Of f ice, as kept at Worcester.

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I

• •

The Hebdomadary alone chants:

y. 0 God, It be At-ten-tive un-to help-ing me.

I .' • • • I I II •

• •

I I

All respond:

• • • •

I

~. 0 Lord, make haste to help me. Glor- v be

. ,.. ~

• I,' ~ I _ I, I I • I I' I I I I

to the Fath- er, and to the Son, It and to the Ho- Iy Ghost. As it was in the I I I

I

• • I

• I •

I

I

be- gin- ning, both now and ev- er, and un- to the a- ges of a- ges. A- men. /

I. • h

• I II ~

I ',I I

AI- le- lu- ya,

On this day, and throughoutthis week, the Hymn is omitted.

-:

the Psalms

Then the 1st Cantor alone begins chanting this Antiphon:

I

Go ye ha-stil-y .

I

~

I

All respond:

And tell His Dis-ci-ples, that the Lord is

1

I II ~ 'is

. ~

.

.. ~ .

• I

• II ~

Ris-en, al-le-lu-ya, al-le-Iu-ya.

, t 1'_ I A* 11-

Tone 7 I [. I .] • I I [I 8 I I] I I I I I 0 I • 0 I I I I • I I I I I I I 0 I I 8 ,.. II'

Psalm 118, vv. 129 - 144:

The 1st Cantor alone chants the first half of the first verse of the 17th and 18th portions of the 1st Psalm, using this Tone, including the intonation notes (within the first set of brackets therein):

Won-der-ful are Thy T tes-tim-o-nies; * ,

Then, only the 1st Cantor's side ei. the Quire completes the verse:

therefore i hath my soul search'd them out.

And then, only the 2nd Cantor's side ei. the Quire chants the entire next verse (omitting the intonation notes). the two sides aJternaJing tile verses thereafter:

The unfolding of Thy T words will give Light * and under- T stand-ing un-to babes.

I opened my i mouth and drew in my. breath, * for I longed for T Thy com-mand-ments.

Look upon me and have T mer-cy on me, * according to the judgment of T them that love Thy Name.

1\!y steps do Thou direct according T to Thy say-ing, * and let no iniquity have do- i min-ion o-ver me.

Deliver me from the false accu- T sa-tion Of men, * and I will keep i Thy com-mand-ments,

Make Thy Face to shine up- i on Thy ser-vant, * and T teach me Thy stat-utes. Mine Eyes have poured forth i streams of wat-ers, * be- i cause I kept not Thy law.

Righ-teous i art Thou, () Lord, * and upright T are Thy judg-ments.

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Tone 7 I [I I I]" I [I 8 I I) .. II I 0 I I 0 ~ I I • I ... I I • _ • D, I 0 1111 II ~

Thou hast ordained as Thy i tes-tim-o-nies * exceeding i righ-teous-ness and

Truth. _ .

My zeal for Thee hath i made me to pine a-way, * because mine enemies have for- T got-ten Thy words.

, -:' Thine oracle is toed with fire T t.o the ut-ter-most, * and Thy i ser-vant hath

loved It. -, .- " I

I am young and ac- l' count-ed as noth-Ing, * yet Thy statutes have T i not

for-got-ten. ,

A Thy righteousness is an ever- T I~s-ting righ-teous-ness, * T and Thy law is

Truth. /

Tribulations and necessi-ties- have found me, * Thy commandments are my "'" med-it-a-tion.

, Thy testimonies are rlgh-teous- i ness for ev-er; * give me under- l' stand-ing

and I shall Ii ve. r

Glory be to the T Fath-er, and to the II Son, * and l' to the Ho-ly Ghost. (,

As,it ,!as in .the beginning, both T now and ev-er, '" - and unto the ages of I, i a-ges. A-men.

Psalm 118, vv. 145 - 160:

The 1st Cantor alone chants the first half of the first verse of the 19th and 20th portions of the 1st Psalm, using the same Tpne, including the intonation notes (within the first set of brackets therein):

I have cri-ed T with my whole heart: *

Then, only the 1st Cantor's side ei. the Quire completes the verse:

"Hear me, 0 Lord, and I will seek T at-ter Thy stat-utes."

And then, only the 2nd Cantor's side el: the Quire chants the entire next verse (omitting the intonation notes), the two sides alternating the verses thereafter:

I have cri,-ed}1?-,un-to Thee. "Save me;,'" and I will keep Thy T tes-tim-o-nles."

I arose in the dead of T night and I cri-ed; * on Thy T words have I set my hope. ~ Mine eyes woke be- i fore the morn-Ing " that I might meditate i on Thy

say-ings. I

Hear my, voice, 0 Lord, according T to Thy mer-cy; * according to Thy i judg-ment, quick-en me.

They have drawn nigh that lawlessly i per-sec-ute me, * but from Thy i law are they far re-moved.

i Near art Thou, 0 Lord, * and l' all Thy ways are Truth. ~

From the beginning I have known from Thy i tes-tim-on-ies * that Thou hast founded T them for ev-er.

Be-hold my humili- i a-tlon and res-cue me, * for Thy law have I i not

for-got-ten. ,

Judge my T cause and re-deem me; * for Thy i Word's sake quick-en me.

Far from sinners i is sal-va-tion, * for they have not sought i af-ter Thy stat-utes.

, Thy compassions are i man-y, 6 Lord; * according to Thy T judg-ment

quick-en me. ,

Many are _,they that persecute i me and af-flict me; * from Thy testimonies T have I not de-clined.

I ~eheld men acting foolishly T and I pined a-way, '" because they l' kept not

Thy say-ings. ,

, Behold, how I have loved Thy com- i mand-ments, 0 Lord; * in Thy T mer-cy,

quick-en me.

The beginning l' Of Thy words is Truth, '" and all the judgments of Thy righteousness en- T dure for ev-er.

Glory be to the l' Fath-er, and to the II Son, '" and i to the Ho-Iy Ghost.

As, it was in the beginning, both i now and ev-er, * and unto the ages of T a-ges. A-men.

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Psalm 118, vv. 161 - 176:

The 1st Cantor alone chants the first hai] of the first verse of the 21st and 22nd portions of the 1st Psalm, using the same Tone, including the intonation notes (within the first set of brackets therein):

Prin-ces have persecuted t me with-out a cause, *

Then, only the 1st Cantor's side Q]_ the,Quire completes the verse~ G

and because of Thy words my T heart hath

l' _

A

III I I. I 0 I I

o ,.. II.

been a-fraid.

And then, only the 2nd Cantor's" side Q]_ the Quire chants the entire next verse (omitting the intonation notes), the two sides alternating the verses thereafter:

=74

I will re- t joIce in Th}/s~y-ings * as one that t fInd-eth great spoil.

Unrighteousness have I i ha-ted and ab-horr'd, * but i Thy law have I loved. , Seven times a t day have I prais-ed Thee * for the judgments to! Thy righ-teous-ness, fi Much peace have i they that Jove Thy Jaw, * and for them there i is no stUm-bling-bIOck. I I awaited Thy sal- i va-tion, 6 Lo/d; * and Thy com- i mand-ments have I love<t My soul hath kept Thy T tes-tlm-o-nies * and hath i loved them ex-ceed-Ing-ly. I have kept Thy commandments and Thy t tes-tim-o-nies, * for all my ways

are be- i fore Thee, 6 Lord.

Let my sup-plication draw nigh be- i fore Thee, 6 Lord; * according to Thine oracle give me i On-der-stan-ding.

Let my petition come be- T fore Thee, 6 .. Lord; * according to Thine ora- i de

, A

de-liv-er me.

My t lIps shall pour forth a hymn * when Thou hast t taught me Thy stat-Iites.

. ~ _.

My tongue shall i speak of Thy say-Ings, * for all Thy com- i mand-rnents are'l

, A

righ-teous-ness.

Let Thy i Hind be for sa-ving me, * for I have chosen i Thy Icom-mand-ments. I have longed for Thy sal- i va-tlon, 6 Lord, * and Thy law is my i med-it-a-tion.

My soul shall i live and shall praise Thee, * and Thy i jOdg-ments will help me. I have gone astray like a i sheep that is lost; * 0 seek Thy servant, for I have

not forgotten T Thy com-mand-ments. .

Glory be to the i Fath-er, and to the + Son, * and t to the Ho-ly Ghost.

As it was in the beginning, both T now and §v-er, * and unto the ages of T a-ges, A-men.

~I~~I~~;~~I~~~~I~I ~I~~;I~~I~~~I~~~;I~~~~~~~I~~;~~I~

Then,

All repeat: Go ye ha-stil-y, and tell His Dis-ci-ples, that the Lord is

~I--I-I--;+I~·~~--I--I---I--I---I--.---.~II~

Ris-en, al-Ie-Iu-ya, al-le-lu-ya.

i'~~'~'~'~~'~~~'~~~'~~'~~'~~~~~~~'.~~~~~d

Then the 1st Cantor alone ~ HlIIJ+'.'1 II'

chants the Versicle: y. This is the day which the Lord hath made .

• I I I I I • I I I.~I

The V er side' s Response Ii HlIIJ ••• ., 111

is chanted by All: W. Let us re- joice and be glad there

The Versicle

in.

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The Litany, The Lord's Praver, and The Collect

The Hebdomadary

o I I I I· I I 1m

alone chants: y. Kyr-i-e el-e-y-son,

Only the 1st Cantor's side b I I I I I I Ilr Only the 2nd Cantor's side 0 I I I I I I III~

Q[_ the Quire continues: lY. Kyr-i-e el-e-y-son. Q[_ the Quire continues: lY. Kyr-i-e el-e-y-son,

"0 I ~ • 0 I ~

Only the 1st Cantor's side I I I I II Iv Only the 2nd Cantor's side' I I I I III

Q[_ the Quire continues: lY •. Chris-te el-e-y-son.Q[_ the Quire continues: lY. Chris-te el-e-y-son. Only the 1st Cantor's side 0 I I I I "III~ Only the 2nd Cantor's side 0 I I I I I. Ilr

'4 Q[_ the Quire "contlnues: lY'1h~is-te el-e-y-son, Q[_ the Quire continues: ~ Kyr-i-e el-e-y-son~

Only the 1st Cantor's side 1/1 I " III. All I ,~I\ II, ~'. II

Q[_ the Quire continues: lY. Kyr-i-e el-e-y-son. conclude: lY. Kyr-i-e el-e-y-son',j

( ) I I I I 111 1/

Then the Abbot or Senior in Quire alone ::

chants the beginning of the Lord's Prayer: y. Our Fath-er.

and then, as prescribed by St. B-enedict, this is continued totally in silence:

Who art in Heaven, Hallowed be Thy Name. Thy Kingdom come, Thy Will be Done, on Earth, as It is in Heaven. Give us this day our daily bread; and forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive

those that trespass against us.

Until the Abbot (or Senior in Quire) alone

I

I

I

I

I I

• •

I

, II ~

- . ~

All respond:

If the H ebdomada0s a Priest or I I

resumes the chant of the prayer with the words: y. And lead us not in-to temp-ta-tion.

I I I I I I I 1.1\ II ij

w. But de-liv-er us from e- vii. •

II ; !Ii III. All I ,II ' ; ptji air

,

a Deacon I he chants alone: y. The Lord be with you. respond: lY. And with thy spir-it.

(But if not, or if chanted without anyone else present I then, in place of the above I the

Hebdomadary I I I ; I'ii 'II~ All I I I I I I I I I 111

alone chants: y. 0 Lord, hear my prayer. respond: lY. And let my cry come un-to Thee.)

The Hebdomadary alone then chants the following Collect according to this Tone:

I I I ; 111 and ---. I I I I I I I '" I. II' All I; I II ij

y. Let us pray. ending: ••• through all the a-ges of a-ges. respond: lY. A-men.

We beseech Thee, Almighty God, that we may not be held by the odious sentence of human damnation, from the chains of which this paschal redemption hath absolved us. Through Our Lord Jesus Christ, Thy Son, Who liveth and reigneth with Thee in the Unity of the Holy Ghost, God, through all the ages of ages. lY. Amen.

If the Hebdomadary is a Priest or ~1~1~;I=~;=~ptji~~,I~llij

All

II

I

a Deacon, he chants alone: y. The Lord be with you. respond: lY. And with thy spir-it. (But if not, or if chanted without anyone else present, then, in place of the above, the

Hebdomadary I ,I ; ,.. 'llijAIl I, I I • I II II II II ~

alone chants: y. 0 Lord, hear my prayer. respond: lY. And let my cry come un-to Thee.)

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The Conclusion is begun I by the 1st Cantor alo~:

All ~~~~~~ •• ~~~~~~~~~

The Conclusion

I • ..-:I. I It l1li'" I .,.

.,..... '. 1\ jiii;IIfj • jiii;IIfj I .!'i I\II~

. Let us bless the Lord, aHe-lu-ya, al - le-lu - ya, al-le-Iu-ya.

respond:

,.. Thanks be to God, al-Ie-Iu-ya, al - le~u ~ ya, al-le-Iu-ya.

. ,

Thus is concluded None of Pascha Saturday according to the Sarum Monastic Office I as kept at Worcester.

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APPENDIX

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The Procession to the Sepulchre

Sometime in the late evening after the Pascal Vigil Mass and First Vespers of Pascha that were celebrated during the Evening Vigil Service of Pascha at the conclusion of Holy Saturday, Compline: shall ~b~ sung, as given on"&pp,,- H 4 - H 8. At some pre-appointed time during the Midnight hours, 'two of the Clergy of higher rank, with acolytes, thurif ers , and other Clergy, shall go to the Sepulchre, and, after first censing it with great veneration, that is to say, with genuflection, they shall open the Sepulchre and take the Icon-Cross/out therefrom, and a Cantor shall begin the

"~ following Antiphon while the Procession of the Clergy proceeds to the Sanctuary. The Icon-Cross which has been rqised from the Sepulchre is to be reverently born on the arms of the two Clergy aforementioned. T hen shall all the bells be rung in a clash, as

the Antiphon is sung: I

JI

I

The First Antiphon

b

The 1st Cantor

alone begins:

• ~II ; ••

,... II.; •

I

,..
King of Glor - y.
1\ I:l ; ~. ~ I I ...:l r\ ij
• 1\ ; r· When Christ the

1\ •

I

All respond:

"'r\I ~ 11·.~ ~

En-ter-ed Ha-des as a Con-qu'ring He-ro,

and the

Choir

b

IS

• ; ,.. ;.1 ,.. ~ ifi.

of AQg-e!~ com-mand-ed the gates be o-pen-ed be-fore His Coun-ten-ance;

1I PSI 1\ I""~ 1\ N... , ,...".. 1\ I; r\I r\ IS 7

,'" I ~ ~ • ~ I.

the throng of Saints who were held cap-tive

I , • ~

~Ir\ I • ,ifi, , I!,.. 1\

in death .cri - ed oat in a plaint-ive

I

• •

I ~ IS

,

voice:

I

"Thou art Come, 0 De-si-red

...

1\ r\I ;

lead us This Night from our dun-geon fet-ters.

, lSI ;rt I ..,

One, Whom we have a-wait-ed in the

,.. , • I ~

,

I

dark-ness, that Thou may-est I· ~..... I ,..

To Thee I

,. ..;. ..~

ha ve our sighs call-ed N ...

.. .

out.

Thee

,..,. ; .. • I •
• II!
have we sought in our
p~1\ I 11 '~'. ~
• •

. ~ .~

great lam-en- ta-tlons .

I 1'1 "'. • •

Thou art be-come

• 1" .... , ••• ~

...

the Hope of the
• I ij
;1\ ,
in tor - ments," ,

des-o - late, the Great Con-so-Ia-tion

I "{!_.I\,..(i ifi ~ II

~ II ;·+11 till ; •• ,..1' := 1\ III!i •

ai-Ie lu-ya,

of

those

Then, the Procession of the Clergy proceeds to their places in the Quire, as the following Responsory is sung:

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I H 354

The First Responsory

alone begins: Christ, Be-ing Rais - ed.

III ~ ptj b I ~ tI '. '"

-F •• ihIJ 51. ;o;:! ptj

~ "'."'." I r

All respond:

From the

I

dead, now di - eth no more; death hath no.

,.. ,. -... I I r" f'ij 1\ I." .", J i I I ·

"., The Abbot (o"r

more dom-in-ion o-ver Him; for i~ that He liv-eth, He liv-eth

III I =h . A U I I II J

1 tI ,. • t Ii •• ' .1) • ;II tI Ii ."

/'

un-to God, al- le lu-ya, al-le-lu-ya,

Senior in ~uire)~1~~~·~~6~/~;o;:!~. ~~~I~~~~~.~IJg'~~~~I~~~~~.~~,..~~I~~.~~I~·~~

alone then chants: y. Let the Jews now tell us in what man-ner the sol-diers, by;;

1II1II~~'~~'§~'~Ii~~~~~"'~~g~~~~~~~~~ I'

I ,. Itt;!,. D I'''' ..... I·

the King,!'

whom the Sep-ul-chre was guard-ed, came to lose

II! '" I I • /-,. ...

-F I ;e;:! r\i • ,.. IS

al-be-it the stone was seal - ed; where-fore kept they not the

ptj .... I I' I .,.. • •

, I,.. - ~'. ,. . ,., I~

••

Ver - y Rock of Righ-teous- ness? Let them eith-er pro-duce the

I • I'" • Ii'''' ,. I I,. II ,......... II • lij

Ifod-y, or wor-ship Him Who is Ris-en, and join with us in say-ing:. "

r" I§I 1\ I •• , ,.. I I tI,.. I ij

All respond: For in that He

1 r' A'I\I •• , .", ,I tI

liv-eth, He ..,

tI ti • II

un-to

God,

al- le lu-ya, al-Ie-Iu-ya.

The Processional Conclusion

I

The 2nd Cantor

alone now chants: ,. Tel~ it o~t :-mo~g the, na , All

. . , . .

• •

IIrt ".'." II ~

,

_.,

. .

,

• • •

tions.

·rtli1· •• ., II ~

respond:

W. That the Lord hath reign-ed from the Tree, al-le-lu - ya.

The Hebdomadarv alone then chants the Collect as given below, according to the following Tone:

; II' III~ and

I

,

• • • • , • II'

I II

. II

y. Let us pray. ending: ••• through all the a-ges of a-ges.

respond: ~. A-men.

o God, Who didst will Thy Son to suffer death upon the Cross for us that Thou mightest cast out of us the power of the enemy, grant unto us Thy servants that we mayever live in the joy of His Resurrection. Through the Same Our Lord Jesus Christ, Thy Son, Who liveth and reigneth with Thee in the Unity of the Holy Ghost, God, through all the ages of ages. ~. Amen.

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[ H 355

After this all shall stand with joy in their places I and venerate the I con-Cross.

After this I all the Crosses and all the I cons shall be uncovered throughout the Church I and the bells shall be rung for the Night Vigils (Matins) in the usual manner.

THE SEPULCHRE DIALOGUE

.". !@>

It is then customary for two Cantors I -standing at the Open Sepulchre I to chant

the following Dialogue from the Tropar:

·~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~'~~~~~~~~~3~

The Two Cantor's: I '1Iio:.: I! II

, /I 1 .1"', ' ~; l1li Ii '" , ij

chant: Whom do /ye seek iri the Tomb, 0 ser-vants of Christ?

All reply:

1=1 ~~~~~",~, ~~,~,~jltji5~~' ~~.~ .. ~~~I!~~_~~ljl! I"

:: 1 " • ~ • • 1"'1 I Ii CIII .. !

Je-sus of Naz-ar-eth, the Cru-cif-i-ed, 0 ser-vants of Heav-en. 1,'

The Two Cantor's I ~ I I .1, ~. I , , tj
I , , ~'. r-. 1
I
conclude: He is not here; He is Ris-en, as He fore-told. Go ye and
I I • • II
• l1li
, 1 I
pro-claim that the Lord is Ris-en. Thus is ended the Midnight Vigil Service of Pascha. Then the Night Vigils (Matins) of Pascha; which is in turn followed by the Morning Solemnity (Lauds) of

. " .

Pascha , is begun immediately, as given on pp. H 9 - H - 27.

356 I Appendix-The Final Neums for the Eight Gregorian Psalm Tones I 356

u3ffi:jF ]rlfNAill ~F£c![il§ ]r®il{ a:::rffif£ f£lf~:rffia:: ~iI{1F~®il{lIAW ~§ A illil a::®WtE§

(as given in the Tonale of the Antiphonale Wigorniense)

The following neums may be added. at the discretion of the Precentor, to the end of an y Antiphon, when it is repeated the second time after (a) Psalmi s) and / or (a) Canticlei s) on Double Sundays or Double Feasts, i .e ., the "Seven Great" Feasts, Solemnities, Feasts in Copes, Feasts in Albs, and

". ~

the Feasts of 12 Lessons. In such an event , that neum is to be chosen that

corresponds to the the Tone used for the Psalmis] and / or Canticlei s) that the said Antiphon preceeded and follows:

Tone 1

I

/'

..

Tone 2 1 ".'. ~ .. '.'. ~ q

f

'/

I

Tone 4 I II, 1'1,..,.. II

'.

Tone 6 I ; fi"'", II

'.

Tone 7 I i1r\". z,"'rt II

Tone 8 I ; ... , .... t\I,..,.. II

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