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Almighty and everlasting God, who dost govern
in heaven and earth: Mercifully hear the supplications of thy people,
grant us thy peace all the days of our life; through Jesus Christ our
Romans 12. 6-16
Having then gifts differing according to the
is given to us, whether prophecy, let us prophesy according to the
of faith; or ministry, let us wait on our ministering; or he that
on teaching; or he that exhorteth, on exhortation: he that giveth, let
him do it with simplicity; he that ruleth, with diligence; he that
mercy, with cheerfulness. Let love be without
Abhor that which is evil; cleave to that which is good. Be kindly
affectioned one to another with brotherly love; in honour preferring
another: not slothful in business; fervent in spirit; serving the Lord;
rejoicing in hope; patient in tribulation; continuing instant in
distributing to the necessity of saints; given to hospitality.
them which persecute you: bless, and curse not. Rejoice with them
that do rejoice, and weep with them that weep. Be of the same
one towards another. Mind not high things, but condescend to men
of low estate.
S. John 2. 1-11
AND the third day there was a marriage in Cana
and the mother of Jesus was there. And both Jesus was called, and
his disciples, to the marriage. And when they wanted wine, the
of Jesus saith unto him, They have no wine. Jesus saith unto her,
Woman, what have I to do with thee? mine hour is not yet come.
mother saith unto the servants, Whatsoever he saith unto you, do
And there were set there six water-pots of stone, after the manner of
purifying of the Jews, containing two or three measures apiece.
saith unto them, Fill the water-pots with water. And they filled
them up to the brim. And he saith unto them, Draw out now, and
unto the governor of the feast. And they bare it. When the
ruler of the feast had tasted the water that was made wine, and knew
whence it was, (but the servants which drew the water knew;) the
of the feast called the bridegroom, and saith unto him, Every man at
beginning doth set forth good wine; and when men have well drunk, then
that which is worse: but thou hast kept the good wine until now.
This beginning of signs did Jesus in Cana of Galilee, and manifested
his glory; and his disciples believed on him.
O BE joyful in God, all ye lands; / sing
the honour of his Name; make his praise to be glorious.
2 Say unto God, 'O how wonderful are thy works!
of the greatness of thy power shall thine enemies feign obedience unto
Ant. All the world shall worship
sing of thee, and praise thy Name.'
Glory be. Repeat Antiphon.
O THAT men would therefore praise the Lord for
/ and declare the wonders that he doeth for the children of men!
Alleluia, All. For he
empty soul, / and filleth the hungry soul with goodness. All.
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