EALING ABBEY CONVENTUAL MASS ANTIPHONS
The texts and approximate translations of the Antiphons sung at weekday Conventual Masses at Ealing Abbey are set out below.
Tuesday 20th to Friday 23rd October
Introit psalm 16, 6,8.
Ego clamavi quoniam exaudisti me, Deus: inclina aurem tuam et exaudi verba mea: custodi me, Domine, ut pupillam oculi: sub umbra alarum tuarum protege me.
To you I call; for you will surely heed me, O God; turn your ear to me; hear my words. Guard me as the apple of your eye; in the shadow of your wings protect me.
Gradual psalm 27:9 V. 1
Salvum fac populum tuum, Domine: et benedic hereditati tuae. V. Ad te, Domine, clamavi: Deus meus ne sileas a me, et ero similis descentibus in lacum.
Save your people, O Lord, and bless your inheritance.V. Unto you have I cried, O Lord; O my God, be not silent with me, lest I become like those who go down into the grave.
Alleluia psalm 145: 2
Lauda, anima mea, Dominum: laudabo Dominum in vita mea: psallam Deo meo, quam diu ero.
Praise the Lord, O my soul; I will praise the Lord throughout my life; I will sing in honour of my God as long as I have being.
Offertory psalm 118: 48
Meditabor in mandatis tuis, quae dilexi valde: et levabo manus meas ad mandata tua, quae dilexi.
I shall meditate upon your commandments which I greatly love; I will extend my hands towards your commandments which I love.
Communion Matthew 24, 46, 47
Beatus servus, quem, cum venerit Dominus, inverit vigilantem: amen dico vobis, super omnia bona sua constituet eum.
Blessed is that servant whom his master, when he comes, shall find watching. Amen I say to you, he will set him over all his goods.
As above except:
Communion Luke 12,42
Fidelis servus et prudens, quem constituit Dominus super familiam suam: ut det illis in tempore tritici mensuram.
This is the faithful and wise steward, whom the Lord has set over his household to give them their ration of grain in due time.
As above except
Communion psalm 8:2
Domine Dominus noster, quam admirabile est nomen tuuum in universa tua
O Lord our governor, how admirable is your name in all the earth!