Tag Archives: Vigil of Pentecost

WDTPRS – Vigil of Pentecost (1962MR): from gerbils to lions

Can you believe that today is already the Vigil of Pentecost?
Praesta, quaesumus, omnipotens Deus: ut claritatis tuae super nos splendor effulgeat; et lux tuae lucis corda eorum, qui per gratiam tuam renati sunt, Sancti Spiritus illustratione confirmet.
Splendor and claritas are … Continue reading

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QUESTION TO READERS: Expanded Pentecost liturgy in the Ordinary Form

A reader has a question for the readership, and I also am interested in the answer:
Is anyone observing the new Ordinary Form extended form of the Vigil of Pentecost, with First Vespers (possibly) and the four OT readings and responsories … Continue reading

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Prayer on the Vigil of Pentecost

Last Thursday was the Feast of the Ascension.
Today is the Vigil of Pentecost.
The original novena is underway.
Pray to the Holy Spirit.
Come, Holy Spirit, fill the hearts of Your faithful, and enkindle in them the fire of Your love.V. Send … Continue reading

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