Daily Archives: 14 June 2006

Mass in time of war

Today I used the Missa in tempore belli
COLLECT:Deus, qui conteris bella,et impugnatores in te sperantiumpotentia tuae defensionis expugnas:auxiliare famulis tuis, implorantibus misericordiam tuam;ut, inimcorum suorum feritate depressa,incessabili te gratiarum actione laudemus.
LITERAL VERSION:O God, who obliterates wars,and who by the power … Continue reading

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14 June: St. Elisha, prophet

Today is the commemoration of St. Elisha, prophet, called also Eliseus.  This was the disciple of Elijah (1 Kings 19:1-21).  When Elijah was about to be taken up to heaven in the firey chariot, Elisha asked for a double portion … Continue reading

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13 June: St. Anthony of Padua

COLLECT:Omnipotens sempiterne Deus,qui populo tuo beatum Antoniumpraedicatorem insignem dedisti,eumque in necessitatibus intercessorem,concede, ut, eius auxilio, christianae vitae documenta sectantes,in omnibus adversitatibus te subvenientem sentiamus.This prayer was of new composition for the 1970MR.  Whoever worked on it, however, knew his stuff.  … Continue reading

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