January 9

Feria of Epiphanytide

White 4th Class Feria

   If this day falls between the Epiphany of Our Lord and the following Sunday, the Mass 'Ecce Advenit' of the Epiphany of Our Lord is offered. The Creed and the Special Form of Communicates is not said.

   If this day falls after the Sunday after the Epiphany, the Mass 'In Excelso Throno' of the First Sunday after Epiphany is offered. The Creed is not said.

   The priest may, at his option, substitute a Votive Mass for the Mass of the Day.