Annunciation of the BVM
Penance: Fast & Partial Abstinence
Flowers are permitted.
The organ may be played.
Commemorations: Lenten Feria
After Terce, Commemoration and Proper Last Gospel of the Feria (where possible, private Mass of the Feria after None).
Preface: BVM (Et in Annuntiatione)
Hymn Tone: BVM
Matins: Lesson IX of the Feria
Lauds: Commemoration of the Feria
Day hours: After None (and the private Ferial Mass), all Crosses and Sacred Images in the church are veiled in violet.
Vespers: Second Vespers of the feast (before the main meal), Commemoration of the following Sunday