THE OFFERTORY O praise the
Lord, for the Lord is gracious: O sing praises unto his Name, for it is
lovely: whatsoever the Lord pleased, that did he in heaven and in earth.
SECRET We beseech thee, O Lord, mercifully
to have respect unto these our oblations: that the same may be profitable
unto us for our increase in all godliness, and for the attainment of everlasting
COMMUNION SENTENCE Jerusalem is built
as a city that is at unity with itself: for thither the tribes go up, even
the tribes of the Lord, to give thanks unto the Name of the Lord.
POST-COMMUNION O most merciful God,
who never failest to fulfil us with these mysteries: grant, we beseech
thee, that we may ever approach them in all lowliness and sincerity, and
receive them inwardly with all faithfulness. Through...