Monday Compline Collect

Oremus. Quiétem, Dómine, corpóribus nostris tríbue salutárem, et quæ fúdimus hódie sémina per labórem, fac ut messem gérminent sempitérnam. Per Christum Dóminum nostrum. Amen. Let us pray. Lord, grant healthful rest to our bodies, and the seeds which we have scattered through work today, make them sprout forth an eternal harvest. Through Christ our Lord. Amen.

Oremus = Let us pray. From oro, orare. Subjunctive.

Quietem salutarem = healthful rest.

semina quae fudimus = the seeds which we have scattered

messem sempiternam = an eternal harvest.

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