Saturday, March 3, 2018

Ordo notes for the third week of Lent (March 4-10)

The notes below are designed to assist those wishing to say the Benedictine Office according to the officially approved 1962 books (noting that older books can readily be adapted to this end).

They provides notes on the variable parts of the Office only, so should be read in conjunction with the Learn to Say the Benedictine Office notes provided elsewhere on the blog.

Lent

You can find notes on the rubrics for Lent here.

Key to the abbreviations:

MD= Monastic Diurnal (MD, 2004 onwards editions)
AM =Antiphonale Monasticum 1934 (1995 edition).
LR=Liber Responsorialis (downloadable from CC Watershed) and the Nocturnale Romanum.
LH=Liber Hymnarius, 1983
SupAM=Supplement to the Antiphonale Monasticum published by Clear Creek.


THE ORDO 




Sunday 4 March – Third Sunday of Lent, Class I

Matins: Invitatory (Non sit vobis), hymn (Ex more), readings and responsories of the Sunday

Lauds: Antiphons, etc from MD 212*/AM 361 ff with psalm scheme 1 (Ps 50, 117, 62)

Prime to None: Antiphons etc, MD 215*/AM 363

Vespers: Psalms and antiphons of Sunday; chapter etc as per I Vespers; versicle and Magnificat antiphon, MD 216*/AM 365
              
Monday 5 March - Monday in the third week of Lent, Class III

Matins to Vespers: Ordinary of Lent, MD 190*/AM 336 ff; canticle antiphons and collects, MD 217*/AM 366

Tuesday 6 March – Tuesday in the third week of Lent, Class III; SS Perpetua and Felicitas, memorial

Matins to Vespers: Ordinary of Lent; canticle antiphons and collects, MD 217-8*/AM 366-7; for the commemoration at Lauds, MD [74]/AM 828

Wednesday 7 March - Wednesday in the third week of Lent, Class III; St Thomas Aquinas, memorial

Matins to Vespers: Ordinary of Lent; canticle antiphons and collects, MD 218-9*/AM 367-8; for the commemoration at Lauds, MD [75]/AM 828-9

Thursday 8 March   – Thursday in the third week of Lent, Class III [EF: St John of God, memorial]

Matins to Vespers: Ordinary of Lent; canticle antiphons and collects, MD 219-20*/AM 368-9

Friday 9 March – Friday in the third week of Lent, Class IIISt Frances of Rome, memorial

Matins to Vespers: Ordinary of Lent; canticle antiphons and collects, MD 220*/AM 369-70; for the commemoration at Lauds, MD [75-6]/AM 830

Saturday 10 March – Saturday in the third week of Lent, Class IIIThe Forty Martyrs, memorial

Matins to None: Ordinary of Lent; canticle antiphons and collects, MD 220-1*/AM 370-1; for the commemoration at Lauds, MD [76]/AM 830

I Vespers of the Fourth Sunday of Lent, Antiphons and psalms of Saturday, rest from MD 221*/AM 371 ff

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