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WÄs@¦ lXGZXTn yîRÃW QÇS x@FÊM A HYMN OF

¥RÃM DNGL ydrsW bsNbt PRAISE FOR THE
w§Ä!t xM§K KRStEÃN X/#D y¸[lY FIRST DAY OF THE
zYTnbB b:lt xM§KN ywldC yDNGL WEEK (SUNDAY)
sNbT ¥RÃM M|UÂÝÝ

1. tsmYk! FQRt å 1. ks@èC YLQ tlYt> 1. THOU wast named
b#RKT XMxNSTÝÝ xNtE ytÆrK> çY. ytwdD> "Beloved Woman", O
WXt$ ÄG¸T qmR tÆL>¿ ktl† ytlyC blessed among women.
XNt TsmY QDSt bWSÈ*M yk!ÄN y?G {§T Thou art the second
QÇúN wWSt&¬ {§t ÃlÆT yMTÆY h#lt¾ chamber, in that thou
k!ÄNÝÝ 0t$ ”§T Xl KFL xNcE n>¿ k!ÄNM wast called "Holiest of
t{?Í bxÉB›!h# bXGz!xB/@R ÈèC ytÚû
Holies", and in it was the
lXGz!xB/@R qÄ!Ñ ›|„ ”§T ÂcWÝÝ
table of the Covenant
z@nwn byWÈ XNt Ãlmlw_ µNcE sW yçn
YXtE qÄ» SÑ mD`n!¬CN x!ys#S and on it were the Ten
lmD`n!n x!ys#S KRSèSN dg¾ SÑN Words which were
KRSèS ztsBx XMn@k! mjm¶Ã SÑN xSqDä written by the fingers of
zXNbl W§-@ w÷n byWÈ ngrN lxÄ!S k!ÄNM God. He (i.e. the Father)
›‰q& l/Ä!S k!ÄN xS¬‰qE çnÝÝ bkbr dÑ made known this to us
bW^!z dÑ QÇS fú>nT wYM mFsS first of all by "Yawtâ" (i.e.
xN{‡Ñ lm¦YMÂN Ãmn#TN N[#ˆN yçn#TN Iota), which is the first
wl?ZB N[#/NÝÝ sxl! wgñC xnÚcWÝÝ QDST [letter] of the Name of
ln QDSTÝÝ çY lM"LNÝÝ our Redeemer JESUS
CHRIST, Who became
incarnate of thee without
change, and became the
mediator of the New
Covenant, and by the
shedding of His Holy
Blood He purified the
believers and the people
who were pure. And
because of this we all
magnify thee, O our
Lady, thou ever pure
God-bearer. We beseech
thee and lift our eyes to
thee, so that we may find
mercy and compassion
with the Lover of Men.

2. wbXNtZ Â;Byk! kºLn 2. h#L g!z@ N{?T yçN> 2. [Thou art] the Tabôt (i.e.
å XGZXTn w§Ä!t xM§KN ywlD> Tabernacle or, Ark) which
xM§K N{?T kºlÖ g!z@ Xmb@¬CN çY. h#§CN was covered on all its
NSXL wÂNq;Ç ^b@k! Slz!H XÂgNšlN sWN sides with gold, and was
km NRkB œHl b^b b¸wD bg@¬ zND made of the wood that
mFqÊ sBXÝÝ YQR¬N XÂg" zND never perisheth, and that
¬ïT bwRQ Lb#_ XNlMNšlN wÄNcEM
foreshadowed for us the
XMkºlÿ zGb#R XM:} XÂNU_ÈlNÝÝ k¥YnQZ
Word of God, Who
zx!YnQZ YT»sL ln :N=T ytqri bWS_Â
zXGz!xB/@R ”lÝÝ z÷n bW+ bwRQ ytlb- became man without
sBx zXNbl FL-T ¬ïT ÃlmlyT separation and change,
wx!W§-@ ml÷T N[#? Ãlmlw_ sW yçn the pure and undefiled
zxLï ÑSÂ z:„Y MSl yXGz!xB/@RN ”L Deity, the equal of the
xB wït$ xB\‰ YmSLLÂLÝÝ Y,WM Father, To thee, as the
lN{?TÝÝ zXNbl zRX ÷n mlw_ yl@lbT N[#? pure woman, [GABRIEL]
k¥n bk!n _bb# QÇS ml÷T nWÝÝ kxB UR announced [Him] without
ztsBx XMn@k! zXNbl ytµkl nW lN{?T b‰s# seed, And He became like
RkºS dmr ml÷èÝÝ sxl! xb\‰TÝÝ bL† _bb# Ãl unto us through the
ln QDSTÝÝ wND zR XNd X¾ çn might of His wisdom: He
ml÷t$N xê?ì Ãl Who was incarnate of
RkºsT ÆNcE sW çnÝÝ thee and He Who was
QDST çY lM"LNÝÝ
spotless mingled His
Divinity [without nature].
And because of this—

3. mQdS zYk@LLê 3. bXGz!xB/@R |:L ytœl# 3. [Thou] sanctuary which
k!„b@L Xl |;#§N k!„b@L y¸URÇ> mQdS the Cherubim who are
b|:l XGz!xB/@R ”L xNcE n>ÝÝ N{?T çY. fashioned in the likeness
ztsBx xMn@k! zXNbl Ãl mlw_ µNcE sW of God surround—the
W§-@ ÷n \‰ü yçnW ”L `-!x¬CNN Word, Who was incarnate
`-!xTn wdMús@ y¸¬St\RYLN of thee, O pure woman,
xbúnÝÝ sxl! ln xbúCNN y¸dmSSLN
without change hath
QDSTÝÝ çnÝÝ QDST çY lM"LNÝÝ
become the Forgiver of
our sins and the
Destroyer of our
transgressions. And
because of this

4. xNtE WXt$ mîb wRQ 4. yt\wr m ÃlB> 4. Thou art the holy golden
N[#? XNt WSt&¬ m yN[#? wRQ mîB xNcE pot wherein the manna is
~b#X ~BST zwrd n>ÝÝ mÂM ks¥Y hidden, the bread which
XMs¥ÃT whb@ ?YwT ywrdW l›lM h#l# came down from heaven,
lkºl# ›lMÝÝ sxl! ln ?YwTN y¸ÃDlW the giver of life unto all
QDSTÝÝ ~BST nWÝÝ QDST çY the world. And because
lM"LNÝÝ
of this

5. xNtE WXt$ tQêM 5. h#L g!z@ BR¦NnT ÃlWN 5. Thou art the golden
zwRQ XNt òRk! ÍÂ yt¹kM> ywRQ candlestick and dost hold
¥~èt iÄL kºlÖ g!z@¿ mQrZ xNcE n>ÝÝ Y,WM the brilliant Light at all
zWXt$ BR¦n# l›lMÝÝ ÍÂ y›lM BR¦N nWÝÝ times, the Light which is
BR¦N zXMBR¦N zxLï _NT kl@lW BR¦NM the Light of the world,
_NTÝÝ xM§K ytgß BR¦N nWÝÝ the Light of Lights which
zXMxM§K zbx¥N kXWnt¾ xM§K ytgß
had no beginning, verily
ztsBx XMn@k! zXNbl XWnt¾ xM§K nW Ãl
God of God, Who became
W§-@ÝÝ wbM{xt$ mlw_M kxNcE sW
xBR¦ §:l@n lXl NnBR yçnW nWÝÝ bmMÈt$M incarnate of thee without
WSt {LmT w{§lÖt ¼sW bmçn#M¼ b=l¥Â change. And by His
äTÝÝ wxRT; Xg¶n bäT _§ WS_ lMNñR coming He shed light
WSt Fñt s§M lX¾ xb‰LN¿ bL† y_bb# upon us, upon those of
bM|-!r _bb# QÇSÝÝ M|-!R ¼b|Uê&¼ us who were sitting in the
sxl! ln QDSTÝÝ yLïÂCNN XGR wd s§M shadow and darkness of
mNgD xqÂLNÝÝ QDST death, and He set our
çY lM"LN ÝÝ feet upon the path of
peace, through the
mystery of His holy
wisdom. And because of
this

6. xNtE WXt$ ¥:-NT 6. b#„K kb@t mQdS Yø> 6. Thou art the censer of
zwRQ XNt òRk! F?m ywÈ XúTnT ÃlWN gold because thou didst
XúTÝÝ b#„K zn|x F?M yt¹kM> ywRQ carry the coals of the
XmQdSÝÝ zY\¶ `- ¥:-NT xNcE n>ÝÝ F?M blessed fire which He
!xt wYdmSS g@UyÝÝ Z ytÆlWM `-!xTN took from the
WXt$ zXGz!xB/@R ”L y¸ÃSt\RY bdLN sanctuary—He Who
ztsBx XMn@k! zx:rg y¸dmSS nWÝÝ Y,WM forgiveth sin an
lxb#h# RXî :Èn µNcE sW yçn ‰s#N destroyeth wickedness,
wm|ê:t |ÑrÝÝ ytwdd m|ê:T xDR¯
sxl! ln QDSTÝÝ He Who is the Word of
Ãúrg yXGz!xB/@R ”L
God, Who became
nWÝÝ QDST çY
lM"LNÝÝ incarnate of thee, and
Who offered up to His
Father incense and
precious offerings. And
because of this

7. tf|/! å ¥RÃM 7. yXGz!xB/@RN ”L 7. [Thou art] the garden of
RGB \ÂYT zwlDk! ywlD>LN mLµà RGB delight, the garden of
ln zXGz!xB/@R ”lÝÝ ¥RÃM çY dS YbL>¿ joy, which is planted with
xNtE WXt$ {g@ m›² k:s@Y |R ywÈ> m;²> the trees of LEBANON,
\ÂY XNt \riT Ã¥r xbÆ xNcE n>ÝÝ and was prepared for the

XM|Rw Xs@Y ÝÝ sxl! QDST çY lM"LNÝÝ saints before the world
ln QDSTÝÝ was created. [On] a
great chariot, which was
guarded by Cherubim
and Seraphim that were
fashioned out of flame of
fire, one of the Seraphim
visited her from heaven,
and said unto her in the
sanctuary, "Blessed art
thou among women. The
Holy Spirit shall come
upon thee, and the power
of the Highest shall over-
shadow thee, for He Who
dwelleth above the
Cherubim shall become
the Light for all the
world." Thou art the
sweet-scented flower
which hath sprung from
the foot of JESSE. And
because of this

8. bTr xéN XNt 8.úYtK§*TÂ W` úÃ- 8. Thou art like unto the rod
\riT zXNbl TKL È*T ylmlmC yxéN of AARON, which, without
wx!sqYê ¥yÝÝ bTR nbrCÝÝ Ãl zR sW being planted in the
k¥¦ xNtEn! å çñ ÃÄnN XWnt¾ ground and without
w§Ä!t KRSèS xM§µCNN KRSèSN watering, burst into
xM§Kn zbx¥N ywlD>LN çY xNcE blossom. In like manner
zXNbl zRX m{x XNd XRSê n>ÝÝ QDST
thou, O Bearer of
wxD^nnÝÝ sxl! ln çY lM"LNÝÝ
CHRIST, didst bring forth
QDSTÝÝ
CHRIST our God in truth,
without seed. He came
and delivered us. And
because of this

9. lk!Ydl# XMkºlÖÑ 9. [UN ytm§> çY. 9. It is meet for thee, O
QÇúN TSxl! ln å kQÇúN h#l# YLQ thou who art full of
MLXt [U xNtE TlM"LN zND §NcE grace, more than for all
t;B‘ XMl!”n YgÆLÝÝ xNcE kl!”n the saints to pray on our
ÔÔúT wfDÍd ÔÔúT TbLÅl> behalf. Thou art greater
TkB¶ XMnb!ÃTÝÝ knb!ÃTM kmMH‰NM than the high-priests,
Bk! GR¥ ‰XY TbLÅl>ÝÝ ks#‰ØLÂ
and thou art more

in thee there is xNtE bx¥N MK/ bXWnt$ yÆ?RÃCN majesty of appearance zmDnÝÝ wsxl!T mmk!à xNcE n>ÝÝ which is greater than the ?Ywt lnFútEnÝÝ lsWn¬CNM ?YwTN majesty of the Seraphim sxl! l ^b XGz!xn yMTlMß! n>ÝÝ wd and Cherubim. . and may in His abundant mercy forgive us our sins for ever and ever.zy. that is to say. and thou art she bRT:T ¦Y¥ñT KRSèS lM"LN¿ XRs#N WSt x¸n z!xh# b¥mN bqÂC ¦Y¥ñT who must beg for life for Y[Gwn œHlÖ Ã[ÂN zND YQR¬WN our souls. faith in Him and the He may graciously bestow upon us His mercy and compassion. Amen. Verily wmD`n!n x!ys#S g@¬CN wd thou art the glory of our KRSèS Ã}N.b! XMGR¥ kk!„b@L GR¥ y¸bL_ honourable than the s#‰ØL wk!„b@LÝÝ ymwdD GR¥ xl>ÝÝ Prophets. Lord and Redeemer M?rt$ÝÝ sxl! ln !x¬CNN ÃSt\RYLN JESUS CHRIST that He QDSTÝÝ zNDÝÝ QDST çY may confirm us in the lM"LNÝÝ Right Faith.n mD`n!¬CN x!ys#S race. Pray thou wM?rè Y|rY M?rt$N Ys-N zND then on our behalf to our `-!xtn bBZ^ bcRnt$ B²T `.

He saved us. He rose up in flesh of XMDNGL zXNbl b|U twld xÄnNÝÝ the Virgin without the zRx BXs! wxD^nnÝÝ seed of man. sW yçn b¾ Ãdr 3. 2. He kYs! Ä!Ãb!lÖS Ãú¬T came. "I will multiply sBX wxGx²ÝÝ sxl! greatly thy pain and ln QDSTÝÝ thy suffering" (Genesis iii. g@¬ Lb# Ãzn ytkz 1. the ztsBx w^dr §:l@n ”L¿ x!ys#S KRSèS Word Who became wRx!n SB/tEh# km nWÝÝ KB„NM lxÆt$ incarnate. \rq b|U 2. and we lxb#h# \Mr Yœ¦lnÝÝ xynÝÝ YQR YlN zND saw His glory like wddÝÝ sxl! ln QDST ÝÝ the QDST çY lM"LNÝÝ glory of the Only- . kDNGL Ãl wND zR 2. God wished to set lxÄM ~z#n wTk#z xÄMN nÚ ÃwÈW wd free ADAM. fqd XGz!X ÃGXø 1. 16). Who was LB wÃGBå ^b qDä ï¬W YmLsW sad at heart and zTµT mNb„ÝÝ sxl! zND wdd ÝÝ QDST sorrowful. JESUS CHRIST. WÄs@¦ lXGZXTn yîRÃW QÇS x@FÊM A HYMN OF ¥RÃM DNGL w§Ä!t ydrsW s® y¸[lY PRAISE FOR THE xM§K zYTnbB xM§KN ywldC SECOND DAY OF b:lt sn#YÝÝ yDNGL ¥RÃM THE WEEK M|UÂÝÝ (MONDAY) 1. and in the ln QDSTÝÝ çY lM"LN ÝÝ greatness of His compassion and mercy to bring him back to the state wherein he was formerly. His heart inclined to love for man. x!ys#S KRSèS ”L 3. \Mr Lb# ^b FQr xdrUTÝÝ QDST çY lM"LNÝÝ saying. and He set him free. Nevertheless. and He SB/t x/xx/ÇÝÝ ê?D xND XNdmçn# KBR dwelt with us. 3. l/@êN XNt xS/¬ kYs! fT/ §:l@§ /@êNN XGz!xB/@R God passed the M_>N ÚR>N XGz!xB/@R XNz decree of judgment YBL Bz#^ xbZL xb²êlh# BlÖ frdÆTÝÝ upon EVE whom the l?¥Mk! wlÉ:Rk! sWN wdd nÉ serpent led astray. He hath appeared.

d F[#M sW çnÝÝ xNÇ Word Who became wx!tfL. 5.bkºl# wLD b|‰W h#l# incarnate without any GB„ wLD ê?D x§ xLtlyM¿ change. the F[#m sBx x!tb. wLD tWHb lnÝÝ tÂgr ÝÝ QDST çY saying.#lÝÝ sxl! lM"LNÝÝ ln QDSTÝÝ iii. ISAIAH the Prophet in bmNfs TNb!T QÇS y. ynbrW y¸ñrW¿ 6.#L KNÇN in Him may have l›lM fnw ln sddLNÝÝ QDST çY everlasting life (John mZ‰:è L.14). He Who was and shall wµ:b Ym{X x!ys#S ymÈW ÄGm¾ be. for God hath XGz!xB/@R l›lM L°NM y¸ÃMNbT loved the world. zhlÖ wYÿl# zm{x 6. He hath appeared. He Who came and KRSèS ”L ztsBx y¸mÈWM ”L x!ys#S shall come again. in all His work the Only- begotten. 6. one being. and wm-w wLì ê?d h#l# XSk zl›lM f{ä given His only Son km Y?yW kºl# YDN zND xúLæ that all who believes zyxMN ït$ XSk s_aLÂÝÝ L. He hath been pleased to show compassion upon us. "A Child is sxl! ln QDSTÝÝ lM"LNÝÝ born unto us. without H§ê& wx/Ç ml÷T ml÷T xND nW XN©!¿ zXGz!xB/@R ”LÝÝ QDST çY lM"LNÝÝ division and without sxl! ln QDSTÝÝ separation. He was a x/Ç ‰XY wx/Ç yXGz!xB/@R ”L perfect man. begotten of His Father (John i. Rejoice and be glad. but with one form. He hath appeared. He hath appeared. . tfœ? wt^\Y å 5. The Most High hath sent unto us His arm. a Son is given unto us" (Isaiah ix. the spirit of prophecy M|-!é lx¥n#x@L !R xyÝÝ Slz!HM ?ÉN saw the mystery of wbXNtZ [R/ XNz twldLN¿ wLDM EMMANUEL.¥n#x@LN MS. is zXNbl W§-@ ÷n KRSèS Ãlmlw_ JESUS CHRIST. 16). O zmd XÙl Xm ?ÃW YbLH¿ XGz!xB/@R race of the children of XSm xFqé ›lÑN wì¬L¿ xND men. and one divinity (or. and YBL ?ÉN twLd ln ts-LN BlÖ xsMè therefore he cried out. 6). 4. nb!† x!úYÃS bmNfS 4. sW çY f{mH dS 5. RXy x!úYÃS nb!Y 4.

14). 7. He hath appeared. ysW h#l# sWnT dS 8.r ÃmsGn#¬L¿ yqDäWN zTµT wn\t MKé XRG¥N x_FaLÂÝÝ on the earth. Let all souls of men kºl# nFSt sBX MSl Y§¬LÝÝ bs¥Y rejoice and be glad m§XKT Ys@B?ã lXGz!xB/@R MSU with the angles. ynb!ÃT hg‰cW b@t 7. and peace lsBX¿ XSm s. so that He BXs! XMDR WSt gnT YmLsW zNDÝÝ might bring the first gnT YS. the second ÃGBå lxÄM qĸ kMDR ¼ks!åL¼ wd ADAM. O L/@M hgéÑ L/@M çY dS YbL>ÝÝ BETHLEHEM. the town lnb!ÃT XSm b^b@k! h#lt¾W xÄM KRSèS of the Prophets. Rejoice. mÊTÝÝ ^b hlwT yfrdbTNM yäT Paradise). TTØœ? wTT^\Y 8. tf|/! å b@t 7.e. 8. and lKRSèS Ng#| Yh#N bMDRM s§M let them praise Y[R/# wYBl# lsWM XRs# CHRIST. [and] l[§›!ÝÝ w\-. y-§TN MK„N His good will to men" m{/f :ÄçÑ xfrsbTÝÝ lxÄM (Luke ii. SB/T lXGz!xB/@R b¸fQdW XÃl# and cry out and say. for in twLd KRSèS bxNcE zND twLÄ*L¿ thee was born ÄG¥Y xÄM km yqDäWN sW xÄMN CHRIST. 15) of ADAM and EVE and set them . He hath lxÄM wl/@êN l/@êN y:Ä abolished the things wrs×Ñ xG›ZÃn dBÄb@ÃcWN of old. and torn KRSèSÝÝ sxl! ln x!ys#S KRSèS xÄMN in pieces the bill of QDSTÝÝ /@êNN nÉ xdrUcW¿ indictment (Ephesians QDST çY lM"LNÝÝ ii. O ADAM. dust XGz!xB/@RÝÝ sxl! ln yXGz!xB/@R [U thou art and to dust QDSTÝÝ Tb²lCÝÝ QDST çY shalt thou return.20). Godhead)—God the Word. and ztwLd ln bhgr qdd§cW. and BZ^T `-!xT bHy FRD Ã-ÍlT zNDÝÝ destroy the doom of TbZ~ [U Bz# `-!xT ÆlCbT death. lM"LNÝÝ Where sin abounded there the grace of God abounded likewise (Romans v. bÄêET hgR overthrown the plot of ÄêET mD`n!n x!ys#S ytwld mD`n!¬CN the Enemy.R FTˆ xÄM çY mÊT ADAM from the earth äTÝÝ å xÄM mÊT nbRH wd mÊT xNt wTgBX WSt TmlúlH BlÖ into the Garden (i. bs¥ÃT ws§M xsMtW Ng#| "Glory to God in the bMDR |Mrt$ KRSèSN km§XKT U‰ heavens. the Kind. He hath appeared.

and hast given unto us the soul of prophecy. Who in lkºl# sBX lXl h#l# yM¬b‰ XWnt¾ truth illuminest all YnB„ WSt ›lMÝÝ BR¦N Sl sW FQR men who dwell in the bXNt FQr sBX wd ›lM ymÈHÝÝ world. because of Thy mÚXk WSt ›lM F_rT h#l# bmMÈTH love for man Thou wkºl# F_rT tf|/ dS xlW. things rejoiced at Thy ÆrKÂk MSl km§XKT URM coming.N. and didst set free EVE from the suffering of death. xÄMN hast come into the bM{xTkÝÝ XSm kS?tT xDn. He hath appeared. Thou Light.êL world. 9. BR¦N zbx¥N zÃbRH 9. JESUS CHRIST hath done this. because of Thy xD^N÷ lxÄM /@êNNM käT love for man Thou XMS?tT wrsYµ Ú:r"nT nÉ l/@êN xGxz!t xDRgá¬LÂÝÝ hast come into the XMÚ:r äT wwhBkn yMNwlDbTN mNfS world. CHRIST hath risen up in the flesh of the Virgin: He fasted forty days and forty nights in order that He might deliver us. --He Who was born for us in the city of DAVID our Redeemer. [Rubric]. free. . We bless Thee with Thine angles. On fast days thou shalt say thus. because Thou m§XKtEkÝÝ sxl! ln xmsgNH ÝÝ QDST didst deliver ADAM QDSTÝÝ çY lM"LNÝÝ from his error. bz!H ›lM l¸ñ„ sãC 9. All created mNfs LdTÝÝ ¼rqEq$N LdT¼ s-.

Thou art the Ladder which DNGL F{MT yDNGLÂ> JACOB saw reaching from rkBk! ägs M|U KBR earth to heaven. absolute) wxD^nnÝÝ . WÄs@¦ lXGZXTn yîRÃW QÇS A HYMN OF PRAISE ¥RÃM DNGL x@FÊM ydrsW FOR THE THIRD DAY w§Ä!t xM§K ¥Ks® y¸[lY OF THE WEEK zYTnbB b:lt \l#S xM§KN ywldC (TUESDAY) yDNGL ¥RÃM M|UÂÝÝ 1. thou wmNfS QÇS m{x QÇS f”D m_è perfect (or. DNGLÂk! å ¥RÃM ¥RÃM çY.b!Y xÄnNÝÝ bDNGL virgin. salvation) b¥RÃM DNGL yN{?ÂCNM and the foundation of our XNt wldT ln m\rT X¾N sanctification came into zXGz!xB/@R ”l Sl¥ÄN sW yçn being in MARY the Virgin. bXRs# f”D bxÆt$ 2. 2. The crown of our glory and wqĸt mD`n!Tn yd~n¬CN the origin of our wm\rt N{?n ÷n mjm¶Ã deliverance (or. and by the good pleasure of His Father and the Holy Spirit. XSm bf”Ç 2. 12). He came forth and hath delivered us. O MARY.Rg# kMDR XSk s¥Y . And after He became man XNz DNGL YXtEÝÝ Slz!HM bDNGL of a certainty He was mNKR `Yl wl!ì¬ wldCWÝÝ DNQ perfect God. Who became ÷n sBx _†q xM§K ¥RÃM tgßLNÝÝ F[#M WXt$ sW kçn b“§M incarnate for our salvation. Of His own free will. God was with thee. wbXNtZ wldè F[#M xM§K nW. ymmk!ÃCN zWD 1. with the XGz!xB/@R MSl@k! ¬§Q nW. Great is the praise of thy wb|Mrt xb#h# f”D¿ bmNfS virginity. Thou didst receive WXt$ SB/t F{MT yçN> grace. So wm§XKt xG"tšLÂÝÝ Ã:öB then XGz!xB/@R y. xKl!l MK?n 1. And for this zx!YTngRÝÝ sxl! ln yçn ymWlÄ* reason she gave birth to QDSTÝÝ ClÖ¬ y¥YmrmR Him being a virgin. xNtE WXt$ sêSW XGz!xB/@R µNC angles of God ascending zRXy Ã:öB XMDR UR b!çN and descending upon it zYb{? XSk s¥Y ÆlàLnTN (Genesis xxviii. The ¼l!ngR y¥YÒL¼ power of her bringing forth nWÝÝ QDST çY is a marvellous thing that lM"LNÝÝ cannot be described. z÷n sBx bXNt yXGz!xB/@RN ”L who brought for us God the mD`n!TnÝÝ XMD~r bwldCLN bDNGL Word.

Rejoice thou. tf|/! å w§Ä!t 5. CHRIST. Thou art WXt$ mZgB yê©T ykbr that Treasure-house which ztœy. So then lM"LNÝÝ 4. Rejoice tf|/! XSm UR b!çN thou. zR ÃLtz‰ÆT 4. for thou hast received twkFk! ”lÖ ÆlàLnTN lmLxK F|/ kºl# xGNtšL dS the voice of the Angel ›lMÝÝ tf|/! å YbL>ÝÝ y›lM [GABRIEL]. So then YbL>ÝÝ ›lMN h#l# . and he bWSt&¬ Æ?Ry :N³ œ_N xNC n>. Thou art that Field wherein zx!tzRx WSt&¬ XRš xNcE n>. Rejoice thou. O God- XGz!X `œ@èÑ yçn g@¬N ywlD> bearer.WM fire. XGz!xB/@R MSl@k!ÝÝ XGz!xB/@R kxNcE God was with thee. that is to mD`n!n x!ys#S mD`n!¬CN x!ys#S KRSèS t[Wr KRSèS nWÝÝ say.WM precious gem. and the wood thereof wLd XGz!xB/@R m_è b¥?iN> was not consumed (Exodus m{x w^dr WSt ÃdrW iii. the joy of all w§Ä!t fÈÊ kºl# ¼ysW¼ h#l# dS¬ the world. thou joy of the lm§XKT tf|x! å çY dS YbL>ÝÝ angels. a Kb#r zWXt$ Y. xNtE WXt$ g‰HT 4. and the fire of His |Uk!ÝÝ sxl! ln XúTnT |U>N divinity did not consume QDSTÝÝ x§”-lWMÝÝ QDST çY thy flesh. or Redeemer JESUS bkR|k! wwlDk!× b¥?iN> xdr. Y. Thou didst carry WSt ›lMÝÝ sxl! bz!H ›lMM it in thy womb and didst ln QDSTÝÝ wlD>WÝÝ QDST bring Him forth into the çY lM"LNÝÝ world. ym§XKT dS¬cW 5. Ñs@ bnd XúT 3. wYwRÇ WSt&¬ÝÝ dRú yXGz!xB/@R sxl! ln QDSTÝÝ m§XKT s!w- #ÆT s!wRÇÆT ÃÃT ms§L xNcE n>ÝÝ QDST çY lM"LNÝÝ 3. found therein a Pearl. It was the son of kR|k! wXút yXGz!xB/@R LJ God Who dwelt in thy ml÷t$ x!ÃW›y nWÝÝ yml÷t$ womb. So then 5. XSm rkBk! ägs YbL>ÝÝ for thou didst find favour. no seed was sown.2). Rejoice thou. Rejoice thou. xNtE WXt$ :} zRXy 3.×s@F wrkb :NqºN ÃgßÆT JOSEPH bought. Thou art the Bush which Ñs@ bnd XúT úT”-L ÃÃT :} MOSES saw blazing with wx!TW›!ÝÝ zWXt$ xNcE n>. and yet zRX w{x XMn@k! y?YwT FÊ there went forth from thee FÊ ?YwTÝÝ xNtE kxNcE wÈÝÝ ×s@F the Fruit of Life. O ›lMÝÝ sxl! ln yçn ymLxk#N ”L Bearer of the Creator of all QDSTÝÝ tqBlšL dS the world. who N{?T z@ÂçÑ ynb!ÃT z@ÂcW wast the woman foretold by lnb!ÃTÝÝ tf|/! N{?T çY dS the Prophets.

xYÒlNM ZM through the exceedingly XNbLÝÝ QDST çY great wonder of the lM"LNÝÝ manifestation. He was the Living Word of zwrd WSt dBr ywrd lÑs@ ?GN the Father Who came down s!ÂÝÝ wwhb ?g ys. and with the çY lM"LNÝÝ terrifying blasts of . Yg@|} lXl bnU¶èC DM} and with darkness. bXNt :b† lWXt$ F_r¬TN bL† gÆÊ \ÂÃT bBz#~ L† mLK yf-r as the greatness thereof mNKR ‰XYÝÝ sxl! yXRs#N ygÂNnt$N rquireth. QDST XäÑ YbL>ÝÝ y?ÃêN lkºlÖÑ ?ÃêN ¼yÚD”N¼ h#l# Rejoice thou. So then 8. O holy ÂNq. O thou tf|/! XNt YbL>ÝÝ F_rt$N woman who deliveredst x_bWk! /l!b h#l# y¸mGbWN EVE. X¾N forth the KING. O Bearer of å w§Ä!t XGz!X QDST çY. g@¬N God. wd dBr s! 8. Rejoice thou. 16 ff. and gave lÑs@ wkdn RXs b{UG b-!S the Law to MOSES (Exodus dBR bg!» w-!S b=l¥Â bnÍS xix. mD`n!¬ l/@êNÝÝ mD`n!a çY dS Rejoice thou. tf|/! XSm DLw 6. Virgin. ”l xB ?ÃW 8. and will describe ln QDSTÝÝ ngR f{mN mÂgR that Doer of good things. and with smoke. So then. DNGL çY. 7. a mNKR M|-!R l¥ÄN DNQ marvellous mystery dwelt ^dr §:l@k! M|-!R ¼tê?ì¼ upon thee for our salvation. Rejoice thou because it is tsmYk! å w§Ä!t XÂT tBlšL dS meet that thou shouldst be xM§KÝÝ tf|/! å YbL>ÝÝ y/@êN called. "Bearer of God". and YqWÑ bFR¦TÝÝ yg\[ yxB xµ§êE sxl! ln QDSTÝÝ ”L nWÝÝ QDST with storm. å DNGL å QDST 7. the mother of all TSxl! bXNtExn çY dS YbL>ÝÝ living beings.Ç ^b@k! X¬cW QDST woman. We lift our sxl! ln QDSTÝÝ TlM"LN zND wd eyes to thee with entreaty xNcE XÂNU_ÈlNÝÝ that thou wilt pray on our QDST çY behalf. lM"LNÝÝ 7. b¸gÆ yxM§K 6. lmD`n!t z!xn bxNcE b!drG We will hold our peace. for ÂRMM XSm x!NKL Ng#|N we are unable to search f{ä _Nq$q ng!r wLd>LÂL into the matter completely. O Saint.yt‰‰WN ‰S on Mount SINAI.) whilst the top of b{LmT wnÍS y¹fn fRtW the mountain was covered wbDMi ”l xQRNT yöÑTNM with mist. yf-r g@¬N ywlD> çY dS YbL>ÝÝ QDST çY lM"LNÝÝ 6. since thou didst bring XSm wlDk! lnNg#\ ywlD> çY. for thou lzYs@S× lkºl# Xs#N -#T>N didst suckle Him Who F_rTÝÝ tf|/! å x_Bt>êL dS suckleth all creation.

and forgive him his QDSTÝÝ ¼bs¥ÃêE m›RG¼ sin. XM^b xB m{x nW m_è Ãl . without zWXt$ ”L zw{x zND ywÈW ”L hands (Daniel ii.wQÝÝ y¥Y¬Y wldè ¥RÃM XNz y¥YmrmR ¼¬Yè months.WM to thee. He Who ^b xLï zYqRïÝÝ XRs# m_è dwelt in the light. through the lxÄMÝÝ wÃNBé xdr F[#M sW spirit of wisdom. zWXt$ :BN zRXy 11. ztbTkÝÝ XMdBR t‰‰ ytfnqlW which was hewn from a nê~ zXNbl XD à dNg!à kxB high mountain. nb!† ÄNx@L ÃyW 11. WXt$k@ zwrd ^b@k! 9. endowed ^dr §:l@¦ ÷n F[m |U F[#M çñ with reason and like unto sBx km ÃD^ñ xM§K bmNfS wY|rY `-!xè QÇS b¥~iNê ourselves. and bring him bcRnt$ back to his former state in bYQR¬W B²T His abundant compassion wd qDä ï¬W and mercy. bT?T ytÂgR> 9. and He came and zy^DR WSt BR¦N BR¦N WS_ y¸ñR dwelt upon her. So then YmLsW zNDÝÝ QDST çY LM"LNÝÝ 10. So then 9. He admonished those who were standing there in fear. being a virgin. 35). çY lM"LNÝÝ So then 11. :bà lDNGL 10. God took WSt s¥ÃT çnÝÝ xÄMN ÃDnW up His abode on her and wÃGBå ^b ZTµT zND¿ `-!xt$NM became perfect man so mNb„ b:by œHl# ÃSt\RYlT that He might deliver wM?rt$ÝÝ sxl! ln zNDÝÝ bs¥ÃT ADAM. and make him to dwell ÃñrW zND in heaven. O rational bT?T mFqÊ wd xNcE ywrdW mountain. trumpets. and took bmNfs _bB xM§K XNd X¾ b¸ÂgR a perfect body. yDNGL gÂÂna 10. This is the stone which ÄNx@L nb!Y Ãl XJ krJM DANIEL the prophet saw. Whom t[Wr bkRœ 9t xdrÆTÝÝ z-" wR none could approach. in the humility of sBX tsBx XMn@k! nWÝÝ sWN ywdd the Lover of men. It is impossible for any x!YTk¦L ltnGéÝÝ l!Âg„T xYÒLMÝÝ to describe the greatness of XSm XGz!X ^rÃÝÝ g@¬ mRÈ*¬LÂÝÝ the Virgin. He Who is DNGL YXtEÝÝ sxl! y¥Y¬wQ¼ XRs#N invisible. Without zXNbl W§-@ F[#m XRs# Ãlmlw_ any change He became |U nÆb! zk¥n ÆNcE sW çnÝÝ incarnate of thee. He Who is ln QDSTÝÝ bDNGL incomprehensible did MARY wldCWÝÝ QDST bring forth. was xW‰` zx!YTrxY b¥~iNê xdrÝÝ carried in her womb nine wzx!YT. 34. It was He Who came down å dBR nÆb!T t‰‰ çY¿ Y. For God chose m{x w^dr §:l@¦ y¸qRbW bl@l her.

Mother of çY lM"LNÝÝ . the Word zXNbl zRx BXs! twLì xÄnNÝÝ Who went forth from the wxD^nnÝÝ sxl! ln QDST çY Father. O blessed KRSèSÝÝ sxl! ln KRSèS XÂt$ woman. the lzYiWRã k!„b@LÝÝ k!„b@L l¸¹kÑT Word of the Father? Thou ÂStb}.k! å b#RKT Ng#| z#Ín# wast the throne of the wNzKR Smk! bkºl# ¼¥d¶ÃW¼çN>ÝÝ KING Whom the Cherubim TWLd TWLDÝÝ å ytkbR> çY. O thou sealed xM§K DNGL xM§KN ywlD> Virgin. What tongue is able to zYTÂgR bXNtExk! N{?T DNGL çY proclaim that which should å DNGL N{?T SlxNcE y¸ngrWN be declared concerning XÑ l”l xBÝÝ ngRmÂgRy¸ÒlW thee. O thou pure God- N{?T w§Ä!t ¦Y¥ñ¬cW n>ÝÝ bearer. So then 14. RGB \ÂYT XÑ XÂmsGNšlN¿ carry. and delivered us. He came and QDSTÝÝ lM"LNÝÝ became incarnate of the Virgin without seed of men.B†k!ÝÝ ñršL bF[#M virgin. He KRSèS m{x ”L wlD>LNÝÝ lmD`n!TnÝÝ sxl! x!ys#S KRSèS came and He hath ln QDSTÝÝ X¾N l¥ÄN mÈÝÝ delivered us. O XN-‰lNÝÝ QDST Beautiful Dove. JESUS CHRIST. and we will QDSTÝÝ mLµà RGB çY¿ remember thy name from SM>N bLJ LJ generation to generation. xNtE XÑ lBR¦N 13. ykbR> g@¬N 13. yxB ”L XÂt$ 14. So then 12. XMD^r wlDk! XÂt$ xNcE n>ÝÝ and after thou hadst k!Ãh# nbRk! Xs#N kwlD>W brought Him forth thou bDNGLÂÝÝ bSB/T b“§ bDNGL didst continue to be a wbÆR÷T Ã. So then QDST çY lM"LNÝÝ 13. With praise and sxl! ln QDSTÝÝ MSU Ãgn#šLÝÝ QDST çY blessing shall men magnify lM"LNÝÝ thee. O God- XGz!X XNt òRk!× y¥Y¬Y ”LN bearer. O thou pure Virgin. Thou art the pure twig wÑÄy x¸NÝÝ çN> y¦Y¥ñTM and the right vessel of the RT:T ¦Y¥ñèÑ mg¾ n>¿ yqÂC True Faith of the saints our lQÇúN xbêEnÝÝ å yQÇúN xÆèÒCN Fathers. xY LúN zYKL nb!b 14. thou didst bring ~TMT wlDk! ln bDNGL y¬tM> forth for us the Word of the ”l xB x!ys#S N{?T çY yxBN Father. XNd N[#? ÅF 12. Thou didst carry l”L zx!YTrxYÝÝ yt¹kM>W yBR¦N the Word Who is invisible. We ascribe blessings lXGz!Xn x!ys#S yg@¬CN x!ys#S unto thee. ÷Nk! mNbé lNg#| MN xNdbT nW) Mother of the Light. Thou art the Mother of KBRT w§Ä!t ywlD> çY¿ the Glorious Light. wtsBx XMDNGL wND zR kDNGL that is to say. ÷Nk! x{q N[#/ 12.

tf|/! å ¥RÃM 15. Rejoice thou. dS Mother and Maid. wk!„b@L YsGÇ lÖt$ m§XKT and the Cherubim bow bFRhT¿ ws#‰ØL ÃmsGn#¬L down and worship Him in zXNbl {RxTÝÝ k!„b@LM bFR¦T fear." He came QDSTÝÝ ¼yKBR Ælb@T¼ YH to forgive the sins of the nWÝÝ bYQR¬W world in the greatness of B²T y›lMN `. XÂT grD 15. our Lord JESUS CHRIST. and wYBl# ZNt$ WXt$ s#‰ØLM Ng#\ SB/TÝÝ m{x Ãl¥Ìr_ say concerning Him Y|rY `-!xt ›lM KNÍcWN zRGtW ceaselessly. So then 15. for unto lzWSt ?}Nk! YbL>¿ Him Who is in thy bosom Ys@B?ã m§XKT y¬qF>WN the angles bring praises. "This is the b:by œHl#ÝÝ sxl! ln y¸msgN Ng#| KING of Glory. His compassion !xT ÃSt\RY zND ymÈW YH nW Y§l#ÝÝ QDST çY lM"LNÝÝ . and the Seraphim YsF/# KnðçÑÝÝ YsGÇl¬L¿ spread out their wings. XM wxmTÝÝ XSm ¥RÃM çY. O MARY.

O MARY. xM§KN ywlD> 2. All generations shall ascribe blessings unto thee. O thou s¥Y ÄG¸T ¼m§XKT¼ N:D n> second heaven upon Ä!b MDRÝÝ Y§l#¿ DNGL the earth. the East). O xM§KÝÝ yXGz!xB/@R hgR City of God. for thou tnb† §:l@k! ¼kt¥¼ çY. Great and wonderful ÃStb}. the Bearer of God. fnw ê?ì L°N §kW bxNCM and found none like wtsBx sW çnÝÝ QDST unto thee. "Blessed B}:T xNtE ys¥ÃT \‰êET art thou. kºl# TWLD 2. art the abode of all . XMs¥Y XNÄNcE Ãl The Father looked wx!rkb zk¥k!ÝÝ x§gßM xND down from heaven. ¥RÃM DNGL dJ ÂTÝÝ Ñ>‰ê MARY the Virgin.#k! lk! Xmb@¬CN çY. heavens say." 2. all MDR y/W„ ¼\‰êEèÒcWM¼ generations shall bBR¦Nk! bBR¦N> YÿÄl#ÝÝ ascribe blessings unto .b!Ãt nb!ÃT DNQ DNQ those who rejoice. and He ln QDSTÝÝ became incarnate of thee. thou KBµB N[#? N[#? yçn N{?T pure Bride-chamber of wmR› QÇSÝÝ y\RG b@T ÂTÝÝ n[r xB xB bs¥Y xYè the Holy Bridegroom. WÄs@¦ yîRÃW QÇS A HYMN OF PRAISE lXGZXTn x@FÊM ydrsW FOR THE FOURTH ¥RÃM DNGL rb#: y¸[lY DAY OF THE WEEK w§Ä!t xM§K xM§KN ywldC (WEDNESDAY) zYTnbB b:lt yDNGL ¥RÃM rb#: M|UÂÝÝ 1. kºl# \‰êEt 1. Door of the L~t M|‰Q ¥RÃM yM|‰Q sunrise (or. All wmNK‰t å ngRN tÂg„L>¿ the kings of the earth hgr XGz!xB/@R dS ytsß# yÚD”N XSm ÷Nk! xNtE ¥d¶Ã çnšLÂÝÝ walk in thy light and ¥^dr yMDR ng|¬T [all] the nations in thy lF\#ˆNÝÝ h#l# bBR¦N> splendour (Isaiah lx. thou who alone art our Lady. things have [the lÆ?tETk! å TWLD h#l# xNcEN Prophets] prophesied XGZXTn w§Ä!t BÒ ÃmsGn#šLÝÝ concerning thee. yMDR h#lt¾ 1. All the hosts of the s¥ÃT YBl# yçN> s¥Y çY. kºl#Ñ ng|t YÿÄl# ?Zb#M 3). He sent His XMn@k!ÝÝ sxl! çY lM"LNÝÝ only One.

lzl›lM [llk! å ¥RÃM y¸ñR yxBN LJ His abode on thee. and shall b[ÄLk!ÝÝ å TWLD h#l# worship Him Who was ¥RÃM kºl# ÃmsGn#šLÝÝ µNcE brought forth by thee. the TXMRt ê?Ç xdrg> mNfS sign of the Only- rsyk! xBÝÝ QÇS xdrB> begotten. yZÂM W¦ y¬yB> 3. ln Ldt XGz!X ¥RÃM iUN zm{x ^b@nÝÝ ytm§> çYÝÝ Great was the honour wxB\Rµ XGz!xB/@R µNcE l¥RÃM DNGL UR nW dS that was bestowed upon zXNbl RS/T YbL> BlH thee. the ^dr §:l@k! Urd>ÝÝ ¥RÃM Holy Ghost took up w`Yl L.b!Y WXt$ gBRx@L çY. and thou didst announce Him to MARY. and didst say unto her. The Father mNfS QÇS yL. xNtE zbx¥N 3. Who hath come to us.#k! YsGÇl¬L¿ Him. and thou xStRxYk! ln xNcE n>ÝÝ xB hast shown us the ¥y ZÂMÝÝ yL° MLKT water of the rain.#L çY. Word. O GABRIEL. Thou didst MSl@k!ÝÝ sxl! proclaim unto us the ln QDSTÝÝ birth of the Lord. thee. All [of them]. wYsGÇ Ãgn#¬LMÝÝ QDST lztwLd çY lM"LNÝÝ XMn@k! wÃ.N lDNGL sin.#L `YL established thee. the spotless Virgin. and verily thou XM`-!xTÝÝ ytÂgRK mLxk# didst bring forth the .BYãÝÝ sxl! ln QDSTÝÝ 3. He came and mLxK z@ÂêE yg@¬N LdT hath delivered us from F\#/ g{ÝÝ sbk ngR. O m{x wxD^nn çnH M|‰CN MARY. the Son of God. wx?²Bn! ¥RÃM çY. O thou . TWLD ltwldWM and shall magnify ÃStb}. x¥N wlDk! ”LN ywlD>LN and the power of the ”l wLd xB m_èM k`-!xT Most High zYnBR l›lM xÄnNÝÝ dS ytsßH overshadowed thee. Thou art in very truth dm XNt yXWnT dm the Cloud. KBR ztWHb yts-H KBR ¬§Q Who endureth for lk å gBRx@L nW¿ wd¾ ymÈ ever. "Rejoice thou. the wTb@§ tf|/! xbsRµTÝÝ QDST Angel of the å MLXt [U çY lM"LNÝÝ Annunciation with the XGz!xB/@R joyful face.

# kºLKÑ n# ¥RÃMN ascribe blessing unto x?²B ÂStB}› XÂmSGÂTÝÝ MARY.#L Urd> ¼[llB>¼ÝÝ power of the Most [llk! å ¥RÃM ¥RÃM çY. 5. 28). ÄG¥Y xÄM xND Xs#N Rejoice thou.#L `YLM upon thee. Come. and the w`Yl L. O MARY. perfect. [UN xgß> mNfS 4. Rejoice. twsBx g#DF yl@lB> and spotless Woman. O Garden F{MT zxLÆ xÄM yçn yKRSèS endowed with reason. XNt xLÆtE N{?T DNGL çY Who was incarnate of RkºS zm{x dS YbL>ÝÝ nWR her. rkBk! [U 4. All [of them]. l¥RÃM w§Ä!t g@¬CN the God-bearer. O pure Virgin. Thou didst find grace. O woman bXNt xÄM yt¹kM> çY dS who borest the Only- . tf|/! å gnT yMTÂg¶W gnT Who became the Second nÆb!T ¥~d„ çY dS YbL>ÝÝ ADAM because of the lKRSèS z÷n kxÆt$ ÃLtly First ADAM. XMn@¦ÝÝtf|/! ÑÄY çY dS å ÑÄY XNt YbL>ÝÝ Slqdm xLÆtE nWR sW xÄM h#lt¾ Rejoice thou. w{ÑrÝÝ RkºsT yl@lB> in whom there is no tf|/! å yxB ”L m_è blemish. All [of them]. mNfS QÇS QÇS xdrB> the Holy Spirit dwelt ^dr §:l@k! yL. Our tongue this day Ys@B? LúNn yDNGLN |‰ praiseth the work of the ×M NwDú ÃmsGÂLÝÝ Virgin. Verily QÇsÝÝ mD~n# wlD> ›lMN h#l# thou didst bring forth lkºl# ›lM y¸ÃDN m_è the Holy Saviour for m{x wxD^nnÝÝ xÄnNÝÝ QDST çY sxl! ln lM"LNÝÝ all the world. 4. GBr DNGL 5. ÷nT Xm DNGl ¼h#lt$NM¼ çÂlC Rejoice. xNdb¬CN 5. for she is at once l¥RÃM XSm XÂT DNGLN mother and virgin. to whom came DNGL N{?T µNcE sW yçn the Word of the Father. God is with thee" (Luke i. the man. because xM§K bXNt mD`n!¬CN x!ys#S our Lord and Redeemer ztwLd XMn@¦ KRSèS bÄêET xgR JESUS CHRIST was born bhgr ÄêET kXRú* Sltwld of her in the city of XGz!Xn xM§KN ywldC DAVID. who art full of grace. O all ye wmD`n!n ¥RÃMN ²Ê x!ys#S KRSèS XÂmSGÂT x?²B nations. and let us N. RS/TÝÝ ¥d¶ÃW thou Abode of CHRIST. He QDSTÝÝ came and He hath delivered us. O Vessel ”l xB yl@lB> F{MT unblemished. High overshadowed x¥N wlDk! bWnT QÇSN thee. We praise MARY.

He Sn SB/T m{x bk!„b@L §Y wtsBx y¸qm-WN came and was not xMn@k!ÝÝ s¥ÃêE ¼ml÷TN¼ consumed by the fire of tf|/! å :i b|U yt¹kM> the Godhead. zlÖt$ KBR wSB/TÝÝ sxl! ln QDSTÝÝ 6. The glory of MARY is l¥RÃM y¥RÃM KBR greater than that of all XMkºlÖÑ YbLÈL¿ yxBN the saints. k!Ãk! \Mr Amen. y\RG b@T çY dS suffered no change.b! KB‰ 6. Who. O thou pure tf|/! å XúT ¼Æ?RY¼ Bride-chamber. qĸ BXs!ÝÝ YbL>ÝÝ bKBR g@{ begotten. who tf|/! å N[#ˆN kçn# didst carry in thy body xmT wXM m§XKT U‰ Him Who is borne aloft DNGL ws¥Y bF[#M dS¬ dS by the Cherubim and s¥Ãê& XNt ts"tN XÂmSGN¿ Seraphim. having tf|/! å h#l# XRs# m_è gone forth from the iê¶t$ lê?D sW yçnB> N{?T bosom of His Father. "Glory to God in the QÇúNÝÝ bF|ˆ wÄ*LÂÝÝ QDST heavens. Rejoice ÔõS XNt grD XÂT thou. lXGz!xB/@R For He unto Whom bs¥ÃT ws§M belong glory and praise bMDR |Mrt$ for ever and ever is lsBXÝÝ XSm well-pleased with thee. did MARY . XM~}n xb#h#ÝÝ YbL>ÝÝ yml÷T Rejoice. Him ltwKæ ”l xB m§XKT y¸f„TN Who maketh the angels zYfRHã Tg#çC bs¥ÃT to be afraid. O Mother and x!ÃW›Ã Xút DNGL s¥Y çY Maid. and we m§XKT ÃlW XRs# xNcEN say. kQÇúN KBR 6. thou ml÷TÝÝ dS YbL>ÝÝ Slz!H second heaven.N Ä!b lXGz!xB/@R And because of this we k!„b@L M|U Yh#N¿ rejoice. òrT b|U bs¥YM zY[@. for she was QÇúN XSm qL lmqbL btgÆ worthy to receive the DLw ÷nT tg"¬lCÂÝÝ Word of the Father. Him Whom m§XKT y¸ÃmsGn#TN the Watching Angels in wyxkºTã DNGL ¥RÃM Tg#¦N bs¥ÃTÝÝ b¥?iNê heaven praise. and we sing with wbXNtZ bMDRM :RQ NTfœ? Yh#N XNbL KBR the holy angels with joy wNzMR MSl M|U ¼g@TnT¼ and gladness. and peace wb`œ@T wNbL çY lM"LNÝÝ upon earth. who art kBµB N[#? ç”-l> :i ÔõS adorned with all the |RGW bkºl# çY dS YbL>ÝÝ beauty of praise. All [of them]. His good will SB/T to men" (Luke ii. y. lzx!tfL. Virgin. 14).

She is greater YXtE t. sBx x!ys#S QDST çY JESUS CHRIST. KRSèS lM"LNÝÝ yesterday. One Nature. and He mê:LÝÝ T§NT ynbrW Who could not be known zx!YT. For He Who M|-!R y¥Y³-RlT was became a man. He Who had no tsBx ”L y¥Y¬wQ tgl. Him do . beginning [assumed] a tdmrÝÝ y¥Y¬Y ¬y¿ beginning for Himself. She is zXMQDST YHC ÂT¿ lQÇúN |§s@ ²tE YXtE h#l# ydS¬cW JERUSALEM. On the F|/çÑ ¬§Q BR¦N people who sat in lkºlÖÑ QÇúN¿ wȧcWÝÝ bQÇúN darkness and the ?ZB zYnBR y¸ÃDR shadow of death hath a WSt {LmT XGz!xB/@R X¾N great Light risen.# RX† zNt têHÄ*LÂÝÝ _NT because of the mystery mNKrÝÝ wzMé yl@lW |U _N¬êE that hath been revealed zM„ bXNt qÄ¥Y çn¿ zmN unto us. to-day. and zT¥LM w×M for ever (Hebrews xiii. the XGz!xB/@R XÂmsGnW zND Son of the Living God ?ÃW _†q ÷n xND Æ?RY nWÝÝ became a man indeed. and she is hgéÑ lnb!ÃT b=l¥Â bäT _§ the habitation of the joy w¥~dr WS_ l¸ñ„ sãC of all the saints.RF tgl-LN M|-!R and look upon this bQÇún!h# tsBx M|U xQRb# sW XMDNGL y¥YçN sW marvellous thing. and XMk!„b@L ks#‰ØLM superior to the wTfdFD TbLÈlC kƒSt$ Seraphim. Tabernacle) ÷nT ¬ït çÂlCÂÝÝ ynb!ÃT of One of the Holy lx?Ç hg‰cW x!y„úl@M Trinity. the city of x!y„úl@M ¥d¶Ã ÂTÝÝ the Prophets.òrè ¥RÃM t¹kmCWÝÝ YHcE the Virgin carry in her DNGL bkRœÝÝ kk!„b@L womb. and mD`n!t z!xn çñêL ”L sing ye His song N.b! TbLÈlC¿ than the Cherubim. wKm WXt$ 8). God w{§lÖt äT l¥ÄN L† kçnC Who resteth in His BR¦N . wzxLï _NT ÷n y?ÃW and He Who had no QDm wlzxLï yXGz!xB/@R LJ days [reckoned] to mê:L ÷n lÖt$ bXRG_ sW çnÝÝ Himself days. Come ye zy. for she was xMs#‰ØL XSm xµL lxNÇ ¥d¶Ã the Ark (or.wQ ²ÊM ÃlW mc&M tk|t y¸ñrW x!ys#S became revealed. the ztk|t ln ¼ml÷T¼ zmN Word mingled [with our XSm zx!YsÆX t³-rlTÝÝ nature]. and wzx!YTrxY KRSèS He Who was invisible tRXyÝÝ wLd XNsGDlT showed Himself.b!Y DNGL sW holiness became \rq §:l@çÑ çñxL¿ n# YHN incarnate of a virgin for XGz!xB/@R DNQ X†¿ Sl our salvation.

She mD~n XMD~r ÂT¿ XRs#N brought Him forth. 1. SB/T xM§K §Y k¸ñ„ h#l# the God in truth. O God- zm{x wxD`nn çY. He went sxl! ln in and He came out" QDSTÝÝ (Ezekiel xliii. b#„K WXt$ FÊ M?rT kl@lW - Blessed is the Fruit of kR|k! å §T XJ ÃÄnN w§Ä!t XGz!X g@¬N ywlD> thy womb. sealed bM|‰Q ~t$M M|‰Q xyh# xlÝÝ with a great and b. EZEKIEL the Prophet ÷n SM. "I see a sealed Rx!k# L^t ytzUC dJ door in the East. nb!† ?ZQx@L Sl 7. 8. xliv. 2). All [of them]. XSk l›lMÝÝ we worship and praise. L~TM ¼dJM¼ 8. Who came and XMXd [§›! ytÆrk nW¿ xNcE delivered us out of the zxLï M?rTÝÝ F{MT ytÆrK> hand of the Enemy who xNtE F{MT n>¿ yXWnT xM§K was merciless. rkBk! ägs zND ÆlàLnTN thou hast found grace b^b Ng#\ xG"tšLÂÝÝ bMDR with the KING of Glory. L~Ts DNGL 8. for He m/¶ WXt$ lM"LNÝÝ is compassionate and a . zbx¥N lk! YLQ gÂNnT Ydl# :bY KBR §NcE YgÆL Majesty and glory wKBR yxB ”L m_è belong to thee more XMkºlÖÑ Xl bxNcE sW çnÝÝ than to all those who YnB„ Ä!b ksW URM MDRÝÝ ”l xB tm§lsÝÝ mˆ¶ dwell upon the earth. m{x wtsBx YQR ÆY sWN The Word of the Father XMn@k!ÝÝ wÄJ nW bL† came and was incarnate wxNîsw MSl xmÈ-# xÄnNÝÝ of thee. x/Ç H§ê&ÝÝ All [of them]. ?ZQx@L nb!Y 7. y¥~iN> FÊ bearer. and walked sBXÝÝ XSm QDST çY about with men. This door is the Virgin YXtE XNt mD`n!¬CNN who brought forth for us wldT ln ywldC DNGL the Redeemer. and wldT k!Ãh# kwldC b“§ XNd she remained in her nbrT bDNGL qDäW bDNGL virginity after she had km TµTÝÝ ñ‰lCÂÝÝ m_è brought Him forth. 4. lÖt$ NSGD wNsB? sxl! ln QDSTÝÝ 7.b!Y mNKR k`çN g@¬ bqR wonderful seal. and no ¥~tM xLï wd XRú* gBè one save the God of the zïx zXNbl ywÈ ylMÝÝ QDST mighty ones hath gone XGz!x `çN ïx çY lM"LNÝÝ WSt&¬ ww{xÝÝ in through it. Complete wb#RKTÝÝ bçn bKBR Ælb@T art thou and blessed. XRú* mskr DNQ testified concerning her bXNtEx¦ wYb@ bçn ¬§Q qºLF and said.

He xD`n nFútEnÝÝ delivered our souls by bM{xt$ QÇSÝÝ His holy coming. sxl! ln QDSTÝÝ .wmFqÊ sBX Lover of men.

the God- bearer. and after QDSTÝÝ bXWnT xM§K yçn she had brought XRs# m_è xÄnNÝÝ Him forth her QDST çY virginity was lM"LNÝÝ maintained.à Xút çñêL Xút the Virgin who was ml÷t$ lDNGL ml÷T ¼yml÷t$¼ XMD~r wldè Æ?RY x§”. The DNGL¦ trKb¿ §TMÂÝÝ kwldCWM Word of the Father wml÷t$ x!twl-ÝÝ b“§ DNGLÂê became incarnate ÷n wLd XÙl xLtwlw-MÂ. xM§KN ywlD> 2. RkºsT yl@lÆT 1. became a man. and His Godhead was unchanged. We all magnify thee. Who verily is God. wx!ÃW. Â. XGZXTn w§Ä!t Xmb@¬CN çY. that thy compassion may be over us all. the God-bearer. and the fire Xm?ÃW xM§K b!çN ml÷t$ of His Godhead did zbx¥N m{x xLtwl-MÝÝ not consume the wxD`nnÝÝ sxl! ln bXWnT xM§K nW Virgin. sW of her. The VIRGIN MARY. :i XNt RXy Ñs@ 1. xM§K XSm œHLk! h#§CN XÂgNšlNÝÝ hath become the Yk#N §:l kÖLnÝÝ YQR¬> lh#§CN object of the boast TMKHt kºLn YçN zND nWÂÝÝ . He came and delivered us. Our God. The Bush which bnd XúT WSt DNGL ¥RÃM Ñs@ MOSES saw in gÄM wx:i#qE¦ bbr¦ bnd XúT flaming fire in the x!TW›! TmSL Åæ— úY”-l# desert the wood of ¥RÃM DNGL ÃÃT :}N which was not zXNbl RkºSÝÝ tsBx TmS§lC. spotless. O our Lady.WÄs@¦ lXGZXTn yîRÃW QÇS A HYMN OF ¥RÃM DNGL x@FÊM ydrsW PRAISE FOR THE w§Ä!t xM§K /ÑS y¸[lY FIFTH DAY OF zYTnbB b:lt xM§KN ywldC THE WEEK /ÑS yDNGL ¥RÃM (THURSDAY) M|UÂÝÝ 1. 2. yxB consumed is a XMn@¦ ”l xB ”L bRú* sW similitude of MARY.Byk! kºLn å 2.

which _bb# lXGz!xB/@R DNGLÂê must be proclaimed to kR| zfT/ §:l@¦ xLtlw-MÝÝ be wonderful. able to comprehend YXtEÝÝ å :ÑQ B:l kwldCW b“§M this mystery. çñ y¸ngrWN YHN allotted to us to !R mNK‰t M|-!R ¥wQ eat of the Tree of zYTnbB §:l@¦ y¸ÒlW MN Lb# Life. The Only- wmD`n@ nFútEnÝÝ çnC. BXs!T bL. bXNt FQr z!xn Sl mWdD m_è and because of m{x wxD^nn¿ xY ÃÄnN yKRSèS Kb#R MARY the Virgin it Lb# wxY nb!B |UW¿ Kb#R dÑ hath been opened wxY s¸: zYKL nWÝÝ Sl XRú* DNQ to us again. the wwldT zXNbl zRx yXGz!xB/@R y_bb# Word of the Father. BXs! zY|:R SÍT MN Y-LQ) Who existed before mRgm XMzmDnÝÝ bÚ:R bM_ bLB UR the world in His wbXNtZ NsB‡ XNz TwLD zND incorruptible God- NBL SB/T lk å yfrdÆT ¥~iN head. Through EVE zWXt$ |Uh# ?YwT XNb§ zND was the door of the lKRSèS wdÑ Kb#R xdlNÝÝ Y. "God is TlD bÉ:R w?¥M Slz!HM xM§KN w^zn LB w÷nT ywldC XNdçnC the lover of men?" fLfl ?YwT ¬wqCÝÝ One is He Alone.}w L~tÝÝ gnT yh#§CN mmk!à wbXNt ¥RÃM ÂTÝÝ Sl /@êN ygnT the woman DNGL tR~w ln dJ tzUÝÝ ÄGm¾ committed [when] ÄGmÝÝ kfln NB§: Sl DNGL ¥RÃM she ate [of] the XM:i ?YwT tkftLNÝÝ k:i tree.DNGL ¥RÃM of all of us. x!¥sn DNGL¦ÝÝ yxB ”L kxB zND and What language.T xM§KN ywldC through the XM:}ÝÝ bXNt /@êN DNGL ¥RÃM wickedness which t.WM X¾N Garden shut fast. w§Ä!t xM§K /@êN XN=T bL¬ because through zbXNtEx¦ tS:r ÆdrgCW ›m} her was destroyed zqĸ mRgM XNt bÆ?RÃCN Ãdr the curse of olden ^drT Ä!b zmDn yqDäW XRG¥N time. wbXNtZ GHd ÷nT m_è L† kçnC and What hearing is km w§Ä!t xM§K XÂt$ sW çn. XMQDST XÑÝÝ xM§Knt$ úYlw_ XMD~r wldè k›lM bðT ynbr What understanding. kÆ?RÃCN begotten Son came . bml÷t$ XNbl ÑS MN íé nW) sWN Because of His love XM1Ç xB m{x y¸wD XGz!xB/@R for us He came and wtsBx wLD ê?D xND BÒ yçn delivered us. from One. XGz!xB/@R mFqÊ nW) mÂgR sBX 1Ç WXt$ y¸ÒlW MN the Body of Æ?tEt$ ”l xB zhlÖ xNdbT nW) CHRIST and His XMQDm ›lM mS¥T y¸ÒlW precious Blood. which rested b:LwT zgBrT bXRú* y-ÍLN upon our race. the mFqÊ sBXÝÝ ^@R y?YwT mg¾ Father. that is to say. It is xXMé ZNt$ M|.

which XNz YBL kmZ bmNfS QÇS brought forth God XSm zYTwlD y¸wldW Ãl without seed! And XMn@¦ XmNfS QÇS mlw_ sW y¸çnW of this the angel ”l XGz!xB/@R yXGz!xB/@R ”L WXt$ tsBx zXNbl nW´ BlÖ who appeared unto W§-@ÝÝ wldè mSK…LÂÝÝ ¥RÃM JOSEPH was a . å Z mNKR w:i#B 3. O Thou Good Friend of man. sxl! ln QDSTÝÝ XRG¥NN y¸Ã. "Glory be unto Thee. 3. and hath brought forth without the seed of man Him Who removed the curse from our race. And for this reason we will praise Him. §Nt YgÆL¿ cR and because of this it ysWn¬CN became manifest that mD`n!TM nH she was the Bearer of XÃLN XÂmSGnWÝÝ QDST çY God. and after she Slz!HM sWN brought Him forth her yMTwD çY KBR virginity perished not. and was incarnate of ÍLNNM Ãl wND the holy woman His zR wldCLNÝÝ mother.O MARY]. hath become the fountain of life. Ãl wND zR xM§KN 3." We will magnify thee [. saying. and sorrow of heart. O deep is the lM"LNÝÝ richness of the wisdom of God! The womb which He decreed should bring forth children in pain. the Redeemer of our souls. ÷n mLxK YdNQ) l×s@F womb of the zxStRx× l×s@F y¬yW mLxk# «kRú* Virgin. O how wonderful `Yl kRœ lDNGL ywldC DNGL and mighty in w§Ä!t xM§K zXNbl y¥~iNê |‰ MN power was the zRX SM. and suffering.

people from their xM§K WXt$ wRq WMÝÝ ”L kxB Ãl sins" (Matthew i. being bLdt$ DNGL¦ÝÝ ¥RÃM YH yxM§K interpreted. sgÇ sBx sgL bmwlÇM Who shall save His xM{x# :Èn km DNGLÂêN xLlw. 20).¥n#x@L TwL©l>¿ SÑM be born of her is of zbTRÙ»h# . "Thou mNKR Ldt xM§K YGÆW sW yçn shalt bring forth a X¥RÃM XMQDST XRs#N xM§K XNdçn Son and shalt call DNGL xGmrè btrÄ ngR His Name l”L x!qdä zRX xWqnêLÂÝÝ L† EMMANUEL. And wXMDNGL twLd Ldt$NM zR moreover. xM§K WXt$ z÷n `-!x¬CNNM And GABRIEL sBx lÖt$ sB/T ÃSt\RYLN zND rejoiced and said XSk l›lMÝÝ å Z lzl›lM KBR unto her. God XM^b xB w}x ”L mwlD MN YdNQ zXNbl DµMÝÝ ”LN wsnCW. seed did not precede His Birth. And may wkRb@ zYTwhB kDNGLM Ãl ?¥M He save us also be lät$ÝÝ ?yêEbXNtExn twldÝÝ sBx sgL His power. XSm Ng#| WXt$ÝÝ DµM wÈ¿ 20. 24). It w›Ä! YsmY x!ys#S¦ XGz!xB/@R k¾ U‰ was the Word of zÃD~ñÑ l?Zb# çn ¥lT nWÝÝ God Who became XM`-!xèÑÝÝ ÄGm¾ wgñc$N ÃD~nn b`Yl# k`-!x¬cW incarnate without wY|rY `-!xtnÝÝ y¸ÃDÂcW x!ys#S change. the Holy Virgin! She completed the Word of the Father.¥RÃM MK:b!t yz!H dS¬ :{F yçn witness when he ZNt$ FSˆ wYb@ XRs#N wldCWÝÝ spake. and . WXt$ Æ?tEt$ ^@R :ÈN xm-#lT¿ because we have wmFqÊ sBXÝÝ Ng#|M nW wRQ known in truth that sxl! ln QDSTÝÝ xm-#lT Sl¾ He is the God Who bf”Ç ltqblW became man. TwLÄ! wLd mLxk# «LJ "That which shall wYsmY . with us. He shall zXNbl ?¥M lÖt$ xLqdmWM¿ be called JESUS. and twKf bf”Ç 1Ç sgÇlT xM§K nW forgive our sins. MARY XSm _†q YƧLÝÝ bClÖ¬W brought Him forth xXmRÂh# km ¼b`Yl#¼ ÃDnN zND a second time.¥n#x@L YƧL´ the Holy Spirit" XGz!xB/@R MSl@nÝÝ x§TÝÝ TRÙ»WM¿ (Matthew i. mľCN lçn ät$M kRb@ xm-#lTÝÝ Praise be unto Him cR sWN wÄJ for ever and ever. saying. which lLdtÝÝ$ wx!x¥sn kçnC DNGL is. yçn xND XRs# BÒ O how wonderful is nWÝÝ QDST çY the birth of God by lM"LNÝÝ MARY.

The Word went forth from the Father without weariness and was born of the Virgin without suffering (or. and brought unto Him incense because He was God. and myrrh. å Z mNKR n|x 4. He alone is the Good Being and the Lover of men. ysW and fashioned from wkºlÖ F_rt XÙl F_rTNM h#l# f. and Xm?ÃWÝÝ tWHb rÝÝ g@¬ yxB ”L the whole creation XGz!X ”l xB¿ ts.¥n#x@L men was given to DNGL wtsMy tÆl¿ Slz!H h#L g!z@ . 4. We will magnify thee [. O MARY]. O how wonderful! 1d . wLÄÝÝ ^@RT YXtE ÔÔúT h#l# zND cR and is called b^b kºlÖÑ QÇúN ÂT dJ y¸-n#TN EMMANUEL. pain). And for our sakes He accepted [death] of His own free will.¥n#x@L wbXNtZ XRú*N XNlMN God.}M mNœT MN He took a rib from lxÄM wl/kÖ YdNQ) kRs# s@TN the side of ADAM. and gold because He was the KING. her virginity was not destroyed by His Birth. Who km ¬St|¶ ¬¥LdN zNDÝÝ was incarnate of bXNtExn ^b Fq$R bQÇúN bl!”n the Holy Virgin.}m XMgïh# .kL† DNGLM of the children of tsBx XMQDST sW çn . kxÄM gÖN xNÄ!T 4. it a woman. which was given for His death which gave life [unto men]. the Word of NSxL ^b@¦ kºlÖ g!z@ ktwdd LJê the Father. XMn@h# BXs!t f-r. The wise men worshipped Him. And wl!”n ÔÔúT XSm wLħcêlC¿ because of this we xM{xT lÖÑ lnb!ÃTM TNb!T beseech her at all .

and she brought forth to the Apostles Him in Whose Name they were to preach in all the ends of the world. our behalf with her lÖÑ lzbXNtExh# l/êRÃTM XSk beloved Son for the tnb†ÝÝ wl/êRÃTn! ›lM ÄRÒ bSÑ forgiveness of our wldT lÖÑ zsbk# ÃSt¥„lTN sins. XMn@¦ ztUdl# ytUdl#lT y_bb# bxNtExh# x!ys#S [U B²T y¥Y¬wQ for she brought to KRSèS B:l [U x!ys#S KRSèS kXRú* them that for _bb# zx!YT. The richness of the grace of His wisdom cannot be fathomed. for He came and delivered us. O MARY]. She was bSÑ WSt kºl# wLħcêlC beneficent towards x{Âf ›lM ls¥:T s¥:¬T all the saints and wlm¦YmÂN w{x MXmÂNM the high priests.wQÝÝ twLÄ*L yYQR¬WN which they waited. N^|| :by œHl# B²T mRMrN and she brought to XSm m{x XNwQ ¼XNfLG¼ the Prophets Him wxD^nnÝÝ sxl! ln m_è xDñÂLÂÝÝ concerning Whom QDSTÝÝ QDST çY they had lM"LNÝÝ prophesied. JESUS CHRIST. . We will seek after the greatness of His compassion. and from her went forth for the martyrs and believers Him for Whom they were to fight.zk!Ãh# Y[N/# ytÂg„lTN times to strive on wlnbÃTn! xM{xT wLħcêlCÂ. We will magnify thee [.

that CHRIST bx@F‰¬ÝÝ w¥~dé bmNfS QÇS xsMè should be born of lxM§k Ã:öB XNt tÂgr´ YHcEWM¿ him in the flesh.b!Y TUH wXMZ b¬§Q TUT f[mÝÝ righteous man [R/ bmNfS wYb@ kz!HM b“§ «Xnç received it from Âh# s¥:Âh# bx@F‰¬ s¥nW BlÖ Him. O BETHLEHEM [of] the land of . 6). m/l XGz!xB/@R 5. ”L wf[m ZNt zND wdd.. Ä!b mNbRkÝÝ wîb ¥l xY[[TMÝÝ ÚDQ "Of the fruit of thy twKæ WXt$ ÚDQ XRs# ¼ÄêET¼ KRSèS belly I will seat km XMn@h# YTwlD b|U kXRs# upon thy throne" KRSèS b|U fqd XNÄ!wlD Æmn g!z@¿ (2 Samuel vii. Y^|| wYRkB yXGz!xB/@RN ”L ¥~dé XGz!xB/@R ¥d¶Ã fL¯ Ãg" Psalm cxxxii.¥n#x@L X¾N l¥ÄN wished to seek out z^rà . KRSèS lÖt$ SB/T DrS kcR xÆt$ which is MSl ^@R xb#h# kmNfS QÇS U‰ BETHLEHEM. the Word of z!¨nÝÝ µ:b Yb@§ ¥d¶Ã ÂTÝÝ the Father. 11). we zYR:×Ñ l?ZBy wgñc& XS‰x@LN have heard it in XS‰x@L åZ ngR y¸-B”cW Ng#| EFRÂT and the lXl# Xl tnb† µNcE YwÈLÂÝÝ k²Ê dwelling-place of zb1Ç mNfS bXNt jMé XSk zl›lM the God of JACOB. And also another of the prophets hath said it: "And as for thee. 6. he YXtE b@t L/@M . God swore unto lÄêET b{DQ yÆ?RYHN FÊ DAVID in wx!Yn@S? XSm bz#ÍNH §Y xñ‰lh# righteousness. And he µLX XMnb!ÃT ÄGm¾M knb!ÃT completed it with wxNtEn! b@t L/@M xNÇ ¸KÃS xNcE MDr x@F‰¬ yx@F‰¬ KFL yçN> great effort and x!Tt&/tE XMng|t b@t L/@M kYh#Ä then he cried out in Yh#ÄÝÝ XSm XMn@k! ng|¬T múFNT the Holy Sprit and Yw{X Ng#| xgR x¬N¹!M. XGz!xB/@R 5. in wmNfS QÇS M|U SltgÆW Sl which EMMANUEL XMYXz@ wXSk KRSèS bxND hath chosen to be l›lMÝÝ sxl! ln mNfS QÇS TNb!T born in the flesh QDSTÝÝ ytÂg„ ynz!H for our salvation" y¸KÃS yÄêET ngR MN YrQ) QDST (compare Psalm çY lM"LNÝÝ cxxxii.¥n#x@L b|U YwlDÆT and to prepare a YTwlD WSt&¬ zND ymrÈT dwelling-place for b|U lmD`n!t yÃ:öB xM§K God.5. 12. YHNNM And when that b. "Behold. and XMFÊ kR|k xnBR BlÖ lÄêET bXWnT He will not repent. said.

thou shalt not be the least of the kings of JUDAH.# wm-ý xúLfW XNds-# Æy waged war in the nFîÑ lqTL g!z@ ÃN W` xfss camp of the rebels. bWSt T:YNt l!-È ywddWN :LêNÝÝ wxM{x# xm-#lTÝÝ ÚDQ whereupon lÖt$ WXt ¥y ÄêET GN =KnW straightway the zftw YStYÝÝ wîb sWn¬cWN Sl XRs# captains of his RXy WXt$ ÚDQ km lõRnT läT hosts rose up. which he wished to {DQ XSk l›lMÝÝ rlTÝÝ s¥:¬T drink. 6. We will magnify thee [. lXS‰x@L yng\ 7. ÄêET znG\ 6. And when x¥N mnn# s¥:T yz!CN ›lM È:M that righteous man È:¥ l² ›lMÝÝ b:WnT Âq$¿ saw that they had wk›ý däÑ bXNt d¥cWNM Sl willingly delivered . When evil men lXS‰x@L xm ÄêET -§èc$ revolted against YTn|x# §:l@h# btn\#bT g!z@ kb@t DAVID who reigned :LêN ftw YStY L/@M MN+ W` over ISRAEL. bXNtExh# k. to Whom be glory. henceforth and for ever. EFRÂTÂ. together with His Good Father and the Holy Spirit.w WXt kXs#M xL-ÈMÝÝ and brought unto ¥y wx!sTy XMn@h#ÝÝ kz!H b“§ lzl›lM him that water wXMZ t^Öl³ lÖt$ {DQ çñ t³. he ¥y XM›zQt b@t Y-È zND wddÝÝ wished to drink L/@MÝÝ F-#n y+Féc$ xlöC water from the tN|x# m§?Qt f_nW tn\# b- pool of /‰h# wt”tl# §èc$ kt¥ têGtW BETHELEHEM. for from thee shall go forth a King Who shall rule My people ISRAEL" (Micah v. O how wonderful is the word of those who prophesied concerning CHRIST in one Spirit. O MARY].2). and x_B.

And then righteousness was accounted unto him for ever. We will magnify thee [. and became wtwLdbb@tL/@MÝÝ !xT bqRM XNd¾ a man like unto us. 7. And verily in like manner have the martyrs rejected the desire of this world. . XGz!xB/@R wt. x/Ç zXMQDST 7. kQDST |§s@ xNÇ 8.g\# XGz!xB/@R xfss# themselves over to ät m¶r bXNt Sl mNG|t slaughter for this mNG|t s¥ÃTÝÝ s¥ÃTM m‰‰ sake. he poured tœ¦ln bkm :by äTN ¬gs#ÝÝ XNd out that water œHLkÝÝ sxl! ln YQR¬H B²T YQR [unto the Lord] QDSTÝÝ blNÝÝ QDST çY and did not drink lM"LNÝÝ of it (2 Samuel xxiii. and have endured bitter death[s] for the sake of the kingdom of heaven. 19). And sxl! ln QDSTÝÝ L/@M twldÝÝ f{ä He was born in xÄnN wgñc$M BETHLEHEM. One of the Holy |§s@ RX× T?TÂn wLD mêrÄCNN Trinity saw our low x{nn s¥y s¥ÃTÝÝ xYè ks¥y s¥ÃT estate. kR\ DNGL w÷n xdrg m_è came and dwelt in sBx k¥n zXNbl bDNGL ¥?iN the womb of the `-!xT Æ?tE¬ÝÝ xdrÝÝ kBÒê k^- Virgin. 13-17. 1Chronicles xi. bowed the m{x w^dr WSt wRì Æ?R†N ZQ heaven of heavens. bkm sbk# nb!ÃTÝÝ sW çn¿ nb!ÃT xD`nn wb@zwn TNb!T XNd with the exception wrsyn /Zb z!xh#ÝÝ tÂg„lT bb@t of sin alone. and poured out their blood for God. 18. O MARY]. Have compassion upon us according to the greatness of Thy compassion.

He delivered us. and redeemed us. and made us His own people for ever and ever.xdrgNÝÝ QDST çY according to what lM"LNÝÝ the Prophets preached. .

Byk! xNCN BÒ>N bKBR more glorious than bSB/T wbWÄs@ÝÝ bMSU XÂgNšlNÝÝ earth. lk! lÆ?tETk! å 2. zXNbl RkºSÝÝ ywlD> DNGL the spotless God- \rq ln XMn@k! ¥RÃM çY. for He hath created us. O MARY the xDé y¸ñR g@¬ Virgin. ks@èC tlYt> 1. We will magnify thee with glorifying and praising. O our Lady. the God-bearer. bearer. 2.WÄs@¦ lXGZXTn yîRÃW QÇS x@FÊM A HYMN OF ¥RÃM DNGL w§Ä!t ydrsW ›RB PRAISE FOR xM§K zYTnbB b:lt y¸[lY xM§KN SABBATH EVE ›RB ywldC yDNGL (FRIDAY) ¥RÃM M|UÂÝÝ 1. b#RKT xNtE 1.xM§KN ywlD> 2. and . art the Mother of the Light. O w§Ä!t xM§K RkºsT xM§KN MARY the Virgin. and FÊ kR|k! å y¥?iN> FÊM blessed is the fruit ¥RÃM DNGL ytÆrk nWÝÝ Ãl of thy womb. Thou thyself alone. and exalted mFqÊ sBX ytÆrK> xNcE above the xQrbn ^b@h#ÝÝ km§XKT TbLÅl> conception of every zz!xn ät n|x kdqEq xÄMM mind. and xNtE Â. Blessed art thou XMxNSTÝÝ wb#„K ytÆrK> n>ÝÝ among women. Blessed art thou! XGZXTn w§Ä!t Xmb@¬CN çY Thou art greater xM§K Xm BR¦N yBR¦N XÂT n> than heaven. who is able to wXNtExh# ?Ywt TbLÅl>ÝÝgÂNnT>N whbnÝÝ zlÖt$ KBR declare thy mÂgR y¸ÒlW ¥N wSB/TÝÝ sxl! ln nW) xNCN y¸mSL greatness? There is QDSTÝÝ ylMÂÝÝ¥RÃM çY none who can be m§XKTÃgn#šLÝÝbk!„ compared with b@L bs#‰ØL §Y thee. and QDSTÝÝ XRs# f_éÂLÂÝÝ He hath drawn us QDST çY near [to Him] under lM"LNÝÝ His wings. The angels m_è b¥HiN> magnify thee. From thee iˆy {DQÝÝ XWnt¾ i/Y hath risen upon us wxQrbn ¬?t kxNcE wÈLN g@¬ Knðh#ÝÝ XSm WXt$ twldLN bKNf the Sun of f-rnÝÝ sxl! ln rDx@t$M xqrbN righteousness.

.xD…LÂÝÝsWN the Seraphim praise y¸wD wd XRs# thee. The Lover of men hath brought us nigh unto Himself. for He Who xqrbNÝÝKBR MSUÂ dwelleth upon the ÃlW XRs# yX¾N Cherubim and äT tqBlÖyXRs#N Seraphim came and ?YwT lX¾ s-NÝÝ took up His abode in QDST çY lM"LNÝÝ thy womb. To Him belong glory. the death that belonged to us He hath removed. and hath given unto us the Life that was His. To thee. and praise.

§:l@¦ XGz!xB/@R bk!„b@L bs#‰ØL Thou art greater L.3.B‘ XMBz#`T TbLÅl>ÝÝ xM§KN flesh. thou wNsB‡ÝÝ XSm Y. b#RKT xNtE 3. He Who XMn@k! Bl#y çñêL kxNcE existed before the mê:L w[}x twld¿ |UCNN nœ XMkR|k! |Un ¼tê/d¼ mNfS world became n|xÝÝ wmNfî QÇSNM s-N bcRnt$ incarnate of thee.#LÝÝ XSm §Y y¸ñrWN g@¬N than many women zYnBR Ä!b k!„b@L bm/L XJ> who have received ws#‰ØL bX‰~k! Yz>êLÂÝÝ bcRnt$ /qFk!× wzYs@s! B²T |UêE f_rTN grace and honour. and gave us xNST Xl n|x [U ywlD> ¥RÃM çY His Holy Spirit. Most High took up BqÂL XNsGDlT His abode. Blessed art thou. Let us . O lkºl# YR:yn XSk h#l# y¸mGB XRs# MARY the God- l›lM NSGD lÖt$ -#T>N Yø -Æ¿ bearer.bearer. He took our t.#L XGz!xB/@R in His abundant w§Ä!t xM§K hgR ÃdrB> ¼yktmB>¼ goodness made us mNfúêET z^dr rqEQ kt¥ n> co-equals with Him.ydÂGL mmk!ÃcW 3. and blessed kR|k!ÝÝ å DNGL DNGL ¥RÃM çY is the Fruit of thy w§Ä!t xM§K ytÆrK> n>¿ womb. ¥RÃM Wb#„K FÊ xM§KN ywlD> MARY. And He. O virgin MK‡N ldÂGLÝÝ y¥~iN>M FÊ God. He shall shepherd us for ever.WM h#l#N spiritual city WXt$ f-rnÝÝ sxl! y¸ÃDN xM§µCN wherein God the ln QDSTÝÝ nWÝÝ lz§lÑ Y. QÇs whbnÝÝ wrsyn B²T mú×c$ xdrgNÝÝ The Ancient of days :„Ãn MSl@h# [UN KBRN ktqbl# came forth from thy bBZ^ ^!„t$ xNtE Bz# s@èC xNcE womb. the zXMQDm ›lM ytÆrk nWÝÝ k›lM glory of [all] HLW tsBx bðT ynbr XRs# sW virgins. Him XÂmsGnW zND XRs# Who sitteth above f_éÂLÂÝÝ QDST the Cherubim an çY lM"LNÝÝ Seraphim hast thou clasped with the hand. hath taken thy breast and sucked milk there-from – He Who is our God and the Redeemer of all. and wKBrÝÝ å ¥RÃM L. Who of His abundant goodness feedeth every being of flesh.

saying. ¥RÃM DNGL 6. To thee. lM"LNÝÝ and made peace [to be] among us. prayeth sxl!t M?rT lsãC LíCM continually with lWl#d sBXÝÝ sxl! yM?rT x¥§J ÂTÝÝ compassion for the ln ^b KRSèS ^-!x¬CNN children of men. spring) of the XMn@n mRgmÝÝ kX¾M XRG¥NN x. To thee. DNGL ¥RÃM 4. y>t$ mñ¶Ã the vessel of fLfl ¥y ?YwT y?YwT W¦ MN+ priceless ointment. To thee. s§M¬ "God knoweth that I km xLBy zxXMR YgÆšL BlÖ xKBé know no one and .r sWN h#l# xD•LÂÝÝ (or. MARY the Virgin T[R? bb@t mQdS xsM¬ TÂgR cried out in the mQdSÝÝ wTBL nbRÝÝ «mLxk# QDST Sanctuary. ÃSt\RYLN zND Pray thou for us to !xtnÝÝ sxl! ln wd LJ> wd KRSèS thy Son CHRIST QDSTÝÝ lM"LNÝÝ QDST çY lM"LNÝÝ that He may forgive us and have compassion upon us. 6. and WSt gnTÝÝ sxl! ÄGm¾ wd gnT abolished the curse ln QDSTÝÝ mlsWÝÝ QDST çY which lay upon us. MARY the Virgin is ÑÄy :FrT nQ.DNGL ¥RÃM bb@t 6. paradise). for He hath created us. the pure DNGL w§Ä!t ¥RÃM y¬mnC Virgin. MARY. The wgBr s§m ÍLN¿ bmµk§CNM Fruit of her womb ¥Xkl@n bmSql# çñ bmSql# hath saved all the wbTNœx@h# QDST xS¬rqN bL† xGBå lBXs! ÄGm TNœx@WM sWN world.e. wLDk! Y|rY `. ¥RÃM N{?T 5. 4. By His Cross and by His holy Resurrection hath He brought man back again into the Garden (i. the Bearer of xM§K ¥XMNT xM§KN ywldC ÂT¿ God. ¥RÃM DNGL 4. worship Him and praise Him.N{?T DNGL 5. yxMR XGz!xB/@R DNGL çY. 5. FÊ kRœ xD^n ÂT¿ y¥?iNê FÊ the fountain-head kºlÖ ›lm ws. water of life.

bKBR wYb@ln! ÃW”L´ xlCÝÝ who with hnour s§M lk! å QDST y¥YÒlWN ÒL>¿ brought unto me DNGL òRk! y¥YwsnWN MNM MN glad tidings. Thou art lfÈÊ s¥ÃT t¹kM>W. that is to say." Thy praise KRStEÃN yM¬StM¶§cW sð shall be abundant. l:RgT WSt M|‰Q xNcE n>¿ 7. s¥Y the tent that is wMDRÝÝ òRk!× MDR l¥YwSn#T spread out (i. which MOSES xNtE WXt$ M|‰Q yfrdÆT nWÝÝ xNcE zw}x XMn@k! ÷kB ¥RÃM GN [UN ytm§> saw. Ñs@ O thou who art full l|l#S ¥?yêEÝÝ ÃyWN yXúT .e. and teacheth s¥ÃT wMDRÝÝ QÇúN bF[#M dS¬ them to worship the ÷Nk! tNktm ÆT ÷kB µNcE ytwld life-giving Trinity.WM bÚ:R bM_ bore the Pillar of y. wT»HéÑ sg!d mUr© xNcE n>. zx!YTgmR wxLï wsN>ÝÝ bKBR h#l# §Y 'Peace be unto thee. zÃgMéÝÝ MNTn! [UN ytm§> çY. honour. B„H zniRã QÇúN çY dS YbL> y¸L the Son of God. and zx!YiwR¿ xGmRk! y¸wSnW yl@lWN said unto me.b! XMBR¦n i/Y TwLD zND b/@êN fire.Æ:D wx!MNTn! kngr" ngR bqR MNM nothing more than zXNbl DMi ”l# MN l@§ y¥WqW the sound of the lmLxK zxB\rn! XNdl@l" XGz!xB/@R voice of the angle. Thou MLXt [U bkºl# F[#M nW¼¿ yxB ”L shalt carry Him Who KBR¿ XSm ÷Nk! ¥d¶Ã çnšLÂÝÝ cannot be carried.MD of grace and xNtE WXt$ zòRk! yt¹kM> xNcE n>. TlD bÉ:R Ng#|N wlD>LN mˆ¶ Thou wast the Ark w?¥MÝÝ xNtEs nW sWNM wÄJ nWÝÝ of the Creator of the ¥RÃM s¥:k! Slz!H ¥RÃM çY heavens and the zYBL tf|/! å ytÆrK> n>¿ y¥?iN>M earth. [UN carry Him in thy . bkR|k! 9t y¬mN> xNcE n>ÝÝ pitched) and that xW‰` xNtE kMDR wd s¥Y l¥rG gathereth together ¥XMNT ms§L çN>¿ BR¦N> believing Christian lzx!ÃgMRã kiˆY BR¦N YbLÈLÝÝ folk. Thou didst MLXt [UÝÝ wlDk! FÊ ytÆrk nW. Thou art she who s¥YÝÝ BR¦Nk! Y. and XNt ¬StUBåÑ y¸ÃDn#N lçn# |§s@ Whom nothing can lm¦YMÂN ?Zb sg!DN ¼mSgDN¼ contain. xNtE ¥~dr ”l yKRStEÃN wgñC and shalt contain xB¿ xNtE WXt$ MXmÂNN Him Who cannot be mNõ§:T SF?T yMTsbSb!ÃcW ¥?yêE contained.WM m_è b¥?iN> didst become the Ñs@ zWXt$ wLd ÃdrW yXGz!xB/@R LJ XGz!xB/@R m{x nWÝÝ s¥YN MDRN dwelling-place of w`dr WSt lf-r g@¬ ¥d¶Ã çN>¿ the Word of the KR|k!ÝÝ ÷Nk! ¬ïè z-" wR b¥?iN> Father. bF|ˆ wb`œ@T ”LN s¥> m_è ÃÄnN Who came and zfT/ §:l /@êN yF_rT h#l# g™ yçn dwelt in thy womb. YbZ~ WÄs@k! å M|UÂ> Yb²L ¼KBR> O holy Virgin. for thou ›Md XúT zRXy Y.

"Thou shalt bring froth children with toil and suffering. the God of all creation. saying. thou hast brought forth for us the Word of the Father." He came and delivered us. kºl# F_rT m{x µNcE U‰ nWÂ dS Thou hadst in trust wxD^nnÝÝ m/¶ YbL> XÃLN mLxk# Him Whom the WXt$ wmFqÊ gBRx@L XNÄmsgn> heavens and the sBX bXNtZ XÂmsGNšlNÝÝ QDST earth cannot Nê&Dsk! bkm çY lM"LNÝÝ contain. Thy light is kR|k!ÝÝ tf|/! å greater than the MLXt [U light of the sun. for He is the Compassionate Lover of men. "Blessed art thou among women. "Rejoice. whereout QDSTÝÝ came the brilliant star which the saints looked upon with joy and gladness. And because of this we praise thee. The decree that God passed upon EVE was. O full of grace. XGz!xB/@R Thou art the eastern MSl@k!ÝÝ sxl! ln horizon. Thou wast gBRx@L mLxK the Ladder whereby XNz NBL b#RKT man ascended into xNtE ¥RÃM wb#„K FÊ heaven.ln Ng#\ XGz!X ytm§> çY XGz!xB/@R womb nine months." but thou didst hear a voice. the KING . even as did the Angel GABRIEL. saying. and blessed is the Fruit of thy womb. .

God is with thee!" . O thou who art full of grace.rejoice.

N{?T n> 1. for the lk! F|ˆ MSl UR nW dS Fruit of thy womb gBRx@L mLxK XSm YbL>ÝÝ GR¥ hath become the XMFÊ kR|k! ÷n Ãl> DNGL çY mD`n!t zmDn gÂNnT>N salvation of our race. gBRx@LM M|U XÂqRBLšlN yÆ?RÃCN mÄN k¥~iN> FÊ tg"aLÂÝÝ wd xÆt$ wd XGz!xB/@RM xqrbNÝÝ QDST çY lM"LNÝÝ . rejoice thou. tf|/! å MLXt [U 2. for thou hast found favour. Pure and shining. and crieth lM"LNÝÝ out. Rejoice thou." 2. O ägs tf|/! ÆlàLnTN awesome Virgin.WÄs@¦ lXGZXTn yîRÃW QÇS A HYMN OF ¥RÃM DNGL w§Ä!t x@FÊM ydrsW PRAISE FOR THE xM§K zYTnbB b:lt QÄ» y¸[lY SIX DAY qĸT sNbT xM§KN ywldC (SATURDAY) yDNGL ¥RÃM M|UÂÝÝ 1. O thou MSl@¦ XNz Y[R/# çY bh#l# who hast clasped the wYBl#ÝÝ sxl! ln ytqdS> n>ÝÝ Lord in her hand. and XGz!xB/@R xG"tšL dS we send to thee joy MSl@k!ÝÝÂStb}: :byk! YbL>. to thy greatness. [UN ytm§> 2. wQDST bkºl# XNt BRHTM n>ÝÝ holy and /qfè lXGz!X bX‰` g@¬N bmáL praiseworthy art thou wkºl# F_rT YTØ|/# XJ> yÃZ>W in everything. saying. wxQrbn ^b XGz!xB/@R XÂmsGÂlN and hath brought us xb#h#ÝÝ sxl! ln QDSTÝÝ ¼XÂdN”lN¼ ¿ nigh unto God His XNd mLxk# Father. "Rejoice. We ascribe blessings tf|/! XSm rkBk! çY dS YbL>. for God is with thee. rejoice thou. O full of grace. with the angel å GRMT DNGL wNØn# XGz!xB/@R µNcE GABRIEL. All QDSTÝÝ F_rt$ h#l# creation rejoiceth QDST çY with her. N{?T wBRHT 1.

km kBµB zxLï 3. Who sxl! ln QDSTÝÝ k›lM bðT ynbr xNÇ ”L was of the Father. Thou art the Second MDR å w§Ä!t xM§K ÃlRkºsT Heaven over the zXNbl Rk#SÝÝ \rq ln ywlD>W çY. From wwlDk!× bkm TNb!t s¥YN çN> thee hath risen upon nb!ÃT zXNbl zRX XWnt¾ iˆY us the Sun of wx!ÑSÂÝÝ sxl! ln µNcE w_èLÂL righteousness. verily !xTÝÝ sxl! ln QDSTÝÝ lzl›lM y¸ñR thou hast brought m_èM k`-!xT ÃÄnN yxB LJ forth for us the Word. ÷Nk! ÄG¸t s¥Y Ä!b 5. ”LN bXWnT the Son of the wlD>ÝÝ QDST Father. As at a marriage _LqT mNfS QÇS gºDF yl@lB> undefiled the Holy ^dr §:l@k! w`Yl n> mNfS QÇS Ghost took up His L. and QDSTÝÝ XNd nb!ÃT thou didst bring Him TNb!TM Ãl zR Ãl mlw_ forth. xNtE WXt$ zmD 4.3. without lM"LNÝÝ seed and without .#L `YLM the power of the Most xB zYnBR l›lM [LlÖšLÂÝÝ High overshadowed m{x wxD^nn XM`. O spotless XMn@k! i/y {DQ yMDR h#lt¾ God-bearer. according to wlD>WÝÝ the prophecy of the QDST çY Prophets. ¥RÃM çY. appearance) of a lM"LNÝÝ slave. and x¥N wlDk! ”l wLd yL. 4. He came and saved us from sin. earth. and ytg™N ¼ysWN¼ hiding Himself took xR¨Ã nœÝÝ from thee the form QDST çY (or. Thou hast mD`n!n x!ys#S KRSèS mD`n!¬CN brought forth for us ê?D ”L zXMxB x!ys#S KRSèSN in the flesh our zXMQDm ›lM HLW b|U Savior JESUS ^Bx RXî wn|x wLd>LÂLÂÝÝ CHRIST. ‰s#N ¼Æ?R†N¼ Who was hidden swr µNcEM before the world. Thou art the young zXM|Rw ÄêETÝÝ ytgß> Æ?RY Shoot from the root wlDk! ln b|U ¼zR¼ xNcE n> of DAVID. xM§KN 5. existeth) for ever. Rejoice thou. O MARY. thee. XNd \RG b@T 3. 5. kÄêET |R 4.#L [llk! å ¥RÃM xDéBšL abode in thee. the Only- XMn@k! xRxà gBRÝÝ kxB ytwld begotten Word. Who dwelleth çY lM"LNÝÝ (or. Rejoice thou.

xNtE WXt$ dBt‰ XNt 6. for the Lamb QDST çY that is endowed with lM"LNÝÝ reason. that is to wxD^nn TTØœ? gnT nW¿ yxB ”L say. Rejoice thou.qbk! XNbl M|-!R ¼tê?ì¼ thy spotless virginity ÑSÂÝÝ sxl! ln . He came gnT dS Y§¬LÝÝ and delivered us. He sxl! ln QDSTÝÝ b›lM WS_ was incarnate of her. and had therein w^dr ^b ¥RÃM Y. Who dwelleth for ever. lzl›lM y¸ñR yxB LJ XRs# The Garden (i. m_è k`-!xT Paradise) shall xDñÂLÂÝÝ rejoice. the Son of God. the Virgin wxD^nn XM`-!xTÝÝ yÆ?RY Ng#|N without blemish. Thou art that tsmYk! QDSt ytÆL> yk!ÄN Tabernacle which was QÇúNÝÝ wWSt&¬ ¬ïT {§T ÃlB> called "Holy of bwRQ Lb#D XMkºlÿ ytswr m Holies".¥n#x@L ñR>ÝÝ DNQ bçn thou didst continue in wbXNtZ . defilement. Xm bG: nÆb! wLd xB bRú* sW çn¿ He came and dwelt zYnBR l›lM m{x m_è ÃÄnN with MARY.e.¥n#x@LN through a marvellous QDSTÝÝ wlD>WÝÝ mystery.WM m DNGL zXNbl RkºS ytÆlW m_è the Table of the tsBx XMn@¦ ”l xB bDNGL ¥RÃM Covenant and the pot wwldè WSt ›lM ¥~iN ÃdrW of gold of the hidden lNg#\ SB/T m{x yXGz!xB/@R LJ manna. ktl† ytlyC 6. yNg#| KRSèS 7. wldCWÝÝ and she brought forth y¸ÂgR bG in the world the KING yKRSèS XÂt$ of Glory. hath come and delivered us from sin. tsmYk! Xm lKRSèS 7. Thou art called the Ng#|ÝÝ xMD~r wlDk! XÂt$ tÆL> Mother of CHRIST. k!Ãh# nbRk! bDNGL XRs#N kwlD> the KING. wherein was wWSt&¬ {§t k!ÄNÝÝ ÃlbT ywRQ the Ark (Tâbôt) which mîb wRQ XNt m mîB ÃlB> was covered on all ~b#X zWXt$ wLd dBt‰ ¼DNµ*N¼ sides with plates of XGz!xB/@R m{x xNcE n>ÝÝ gold. wlDk!× l. After thou bmNKR M|-!R b“§M bDNGL didst bring Him forth. 6. Thou didst Slz!HM bring forth . the Son of the Father. Rejoice thou. 7.

xNtE WXt$ sêSW zRXy 8. and QDST çY because of this thou lM"LNÝÝ didst preserve thyself undefiled. Vessel kºl# ›lMÝÝ BR¦N çY. 10. Rejoice thou. ÃD~N kºlÖ ›lm zf-r xĉ> çY. thou b:by œHl# NsB‡ Xnç g@¬ yf. to save the ^@R wmFqÊ sBXÝÝ bYQR¬W B²T whole world which He sxl! ln QDSTÝÝ ÃDN zND µNC had created in His wÈ ¼twld¼ÝÝ abundant compassion f{mN XÂm|GnW and mercy. dS YbL> undefiled. O DNGL zXNbl RkºSÝÝ DNGL yçN> full of grace. Rejoice thou. Virgin L?kºT N{?T KBr [UN ytm§> unblemished. Thou hast ztsBx XMn@k! bXNt bl@lbT ¥~iN> become for us an mD`n!TnÝÝ sxl! ln t¹Km>êLÂÝÝ QDSTÝÝ X¾N Sl¥ÄN intercessor with our µNcE sW bçn Lord JESUS CHRIST. ytÆrK> 9. Ãl RkºsT 10. tf|/! å MLXt [U 10. Glory of zx!T-FXÝÝ mQdS y›lMh#l#mKb¶Ã the world. Ælmlw_ x[Â>¿ EMMANUEL. Rejoice thou. We cR sWN wÄJ glorify Him and we nWÂÝÝ QDST praise Him for He is çY lM"LNÝÝ the Beneficent One. bg@¬CN x!ys#S Who became KRSèS zND incarnate of thee for x¥§J çN>NÝÝ our salvation. XGz!xB/@R 8. undefiled Bride- wNwDîÝÝ XSm WXt$ rWN ›lM h#l# chamber. the Lover of men. O blessed Lady. Shrine . 8. lM"LNÝÝ 9. Behold. Thou art the Ladder Ã:öB XGz!xB/@R b§Yê tqMõÆT on which JACOB saw §:l@h#ÝÝ XSm òRk! Ã:öB ÃÃT the Son of God for bkR|k! ~t$M ms§L xNcE n>¿ thou hast carried in zx!YT›wQ XMkºlÿÝÝ bh#l# bk#L thy sealed womb Him ÷Nk! ln sxl!t ^b y¥YmrmR Who could not be XGz!Xn x!ys#S KRSèS XRs#N tfT‡ touched. Light zx!TTn\T bTr N{?T {ê: n>¿ which shall never be ¦Y¥ñT zx!T[NNÝÝ y¥T-ð Í n>¿ extinguished. the Lord å b#RKT {R? N{?T N{?T yçN> came forth from thee. Âh# XGz!X w}x XMn@k! 9. QDST çY Rejoice thou.

and YQR YlN show us compassion. zNDÝÝ QDST Amen. çY lM"LNÝÝ . thou never- wYœ¦ln Y|rY mdgðÃcW failing support of the `-!xtnÝÝ sxl! ln ¼m-g!ÃcW¼ saints. Staff of mD`n!n YM/rn yQÇúN the Faith. n>¿ cR xľCN that He may have wd çn LJ> lM"LN¿ f{ä mercy upon us. pray thou for QDSTÝÝ y¥TlwÀ us to thy Beneficent y¦Y¥ñT bTR Son. YMrN zND and forgive us our `-!x¬CNN sins in His mercy for ÃSt\RYLN ever and ever.MS¥÷Ñ lQÇúN sxl! y¥TfR¹! that shall never be ln ^b wLDk! ^@R mQdS n>¿ overthrown. our Redeemer.