INTROIT Ps. 63:3
Grant, we beseech Thee, O almighty God, that we, who in our affliction put our trust in Thy mercy, may ever be defended by the protection against all adversity. Through our Lord . . .
Alleluia, alleluia! V. Ps. 91:13; Os. 14:6
GOSPEL Matt. 20:20-23
OFFERTORY ANTIPHON Ps. 88:6
May these oblations, O Lord, we beseech Thee, loosen the bonds of our wickedness, and obtain for us the gifts of Thy mercy. Through our Lord . . .
COMMUNION ANTIPHON Ps. 63:11
Favorably receive our prayers, O Lord, we beseech Thee; may we in our distress be consoled by Thy gifts and grow in love accordingly. Through our Lord . . .