Archive for April, 2011

St. Catherine of Siena + 29. April 1380

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Day of Beauty, Philokalia + 28. April 2011

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St. Liberalis of Treviso + 27. April 400

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Our Lady of Good Counsel

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Mother of Good Counsel, return to us. On the path of peace lead us.

St. Mark, evangelist+25.March 68

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Feast Day of the + Holy Resurrection

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VICTIMAE Paschali
laudes immolent Christiani.
CHRISTIANS, to the Paschal Victim
offer sacrifice and praise.
Agnus redemit oves:
Christus innocens Patri
reconciliavit
peccatores.
The sheep are ransomed by the Lamb;
and Christ, the undefiled,
hath sinners
to his Father reconciled.
Mors et vita duello
conflixere mirando:
dux vitae mortuus,
regnat vivus.
Death with life contended:
combat strangely ended!
Life’s own Champion, slain,
yet lives to reign.
Dic nobis Maria,
Quid vidisti in via?
Tell us, Mary:
say what thou didst see upon the way.
Sepulcrum Christi viventis,
et gloriam vidi resurgentis:
The tomb the Living did enclose;
I saw Christ’s glory as He rose!
Angelicos testes,
sudarium et vestes.
The angels there attesting;
shroud with grave-clothes resting.
Surrexit Christus spes mea:
praecedet suos in Galilaeam.
Christ, my hope, has risen:
He goes before you into Galilee.
Scimus Christum surrexisse
a mortuis vere:
Tu nobis, victor Rex miserere.
Amen. Alleluia.
That Christ is truly risen
from the dead we know.
Victorious King, Thy mercy show!
Amen. Alleluia.


Low Saturday

Posted in Lent with tags , , , , , , , , on 23. April 2011 by zaK