Commemoration of the Church Triumphant

Special forms of the following prayer are used during the feasts of the Nativity, Epiphany, Easter, the Ascension and Pentecost:

COMMUNICANTES, et memoriam venerantes in primis gloriosae semper Virginis Mariae, Genitricis Dei et Domini nostri Jesu Christi: sed et beatorum Joseph ejusdem Virginis Sponsi, et beatorum Apostolorum ac Martyrum tuorum, Petri et Pauli, Andreae, Jacobi, Joannis, Thomae, Jacobi, Philippi, Bartholomaei, Matthaei, Simonis, et Thaddaei: Lini, Cleti, Clementis, Xysti, Cornelii, Cypriani, Laurentii, Chrysogoni, Joannis et Pauli, Cosmae et Damiani, et omnium Sanctorum tuorum; quorum meritis precibusque concedas, ut in omnibus protectionis tuae muniamur auxilio.  Per eundem Christum Dominum nostrum.  Amen.

IN communion with, and honouring in the first place the memory of the glorious and ever Virgin Mary, Mother of our God and Lord Jesus Christ; as also of the Blessed Joseph, spouse of the same Virgin, and also of Thy blessed Apostles and Martyrs, Peter and Paul, Andrew, James, John, Thomas, James, Philip, Bartholomew, Matthew, Simon and Thaddeus; of Linus, Cletus, Clement, Sixtus, Cornelius, Cyprian, Lawrence, Chrysogonus, John and Paul, Cosmas and Damian, and all Thy Saints, through whose merits and prayers, grant that we may be always defended by the help of Thy protection.  Through the same Christ, our Lord.  Amen.