A rattle of stones in the darkness, and then an old voice muttering "Benedicite!"
When he came to table, Fandor noticed that he forgot to pronounce the Benedicite.
Come, my friends, let us have peace, and say our benedicite.
Then, according to use, he fell upon his knees with a loud "Benedicite."
There came a knock at the door with a "Benedicite," the prior bid the knocker enter.
But if you listen to what the Dominicans say of him, he is—Benedicite!
“Benedicite, my little maid, thou art awake,” said Sister Avice.
Bene: the first syllables of Benedicite; here the charm begins to work.
Sing about the cattle the Benedicite and some litanies and the Pater Noster.
It is a combination of the six "Days" of Creation with the Benedicite omnia opera as a hymn of praise from created nature.