The second of the three prayers of the Proper of the Mass, said by the celebrant in a low voice immediately after the prayer Orate, Fratres. The number of Secrets varies according to the number of feasts commemorated. It corresponds to the Collect and Postcommunion.
- “Secret in the Mass”. . CatholicSaints.Info. 23 March 2010. Web. 26 August 2016. <http://catholicsaints.info/secret-in-the-mass/>