Friday, June 1, 2018

June 3rd, 2018, Solemnity of Corpus Christi

Hello:

This Sunday, June 3rd, is the Solemnity (Feast) of Corpus Christi, or the Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ.  It is also First Communion Sunday for our Parish.  Our choir is privileged to sing at the 11:00 a.m. Mass this Sunday.  We will be assembling to get ready at 9:45 a.m. on Sunday morning and then begin our practice around 10:00 a.m.

The songs selected for the Solemnity are as follows:

CBW - Catholic Book of Worship III
GP - Glory and Praise III

Entrance:  GP #457 Come Now Is The Time To Worship

Kyrie:  GP #92 Kyrie, Eleison
Gloria: Bill's (tentative - Fr. Terry must confirm)

Psalm:  Psalm #116 (link - here)

Response:  Our blessing cup, is a communion with the blood of Christ.

Gospel Acclamation:  GP # 94

I am the living bread which has come down from heaven, says the Lord.
Anyone who eats this bread will live for ever.

Note:  An acclamation already used in GP #94 may be substituted if the above is too unwieldy to fit into the music.

Preparation of the Gifts:  CBW # 601 Gather Us Together

Holy Holy:  Bill's
Memorial Acclamation A - Bill's
Amen:  Bill's
Lamb of God:  Bill's

Communion:  CBW #610 Taste and See
                         GP #561 Take Lord Receive
                         CBW #491 O Lord Hear My Prayer (if needed instead of GP #561)

Recessional:  CBW #561 O God Beyond All Praising

Saturday, May 5, 2018

May 6th, 2018, 6th Sunday of Easter

Hello:

Our choir sings at the 11:00 a.m. Mass tomorrow on May 6'th.  We will be assembling to get ready at 9:45 a.m. on Sunday morning and then begin our practise around 10:00 a.m.

The songs selected for the 6th Sunday of Easter are as follows:

CBW - Catholic Book of Worship III
GP - Glory and Praise III

Entrance:  GP #712 All The Ends of the Earth

Kyrie:  GP #92 Kyrie, Eleison
Gloria: Bill's

Psalm:  Psalm #98 (link - here)

Response:  The Lord has revealed his victory in the sight of the nations.

Gospel Acclamation:  GP # 94



Those who love me will keep my word,
and my father will love them, and we will come to them.

Preparation of the Gifts:  GP # 611 Only In God

Holy Holy:  Bill's
Memorial Acclamation C - Bill's
Amen:  Bill's
Lamb of God:  Bill's

Communion:  CBW #67 Ubi Caritas
                         GP #681 Peace

Recessional:  CBW #392 That Easter Day With Joy Was Bright


Saturday, April 28, 2018

April 29th, 2018, 5th Sunday of Easter

Hello:

Our choir sings at the 11:00 a.m. Mass tomorrow on April 29'th.  We will be assembling to get ready at 9:45 a.m. on Sunday morning and then begin our practise around 10:00 a.m.

The songs selected for the 5th Sunday of Easter are as follows:

CBW - Catholic Book of Worship III
GP - Glory and Praise III

Entrance:  GP #566 Sing a New Song to the Lord

Kyrie:  GP #92 Kyrie, Eleison
Gloria: Bill's

Psalm:  Psalm #22 (TBD)

Response:  Lord, from you comes my praise in the great congregation.

Gospel Acclamation:  TBD or GP # 94

Abide in me as I abide in you, says the Lord;
my branches bear much fruit.

Preparation of the Gifts:  CBW #403 Now The Green Blade Rises

Holy Holy:  Bill's
Memorial Acclamation A - Bill's
Amen:  Bill's
Lamb of God:  Bill's

Communion:  GP #596 Dwelling Place
                         CBW #403 Now The Green Blade Rises (if required)

Recessional:  CBW #383 Alleluia! Give Thanks to the Risen Lord

Saturday, April 14, 2018

April 15, 2018, 3rd Sunday of Easter

Hello:

Our choir sings at the 11:00 a.m. Mass on April 15'th.  We will be assembling to get ready at 9:45 a.m. on Sunday morning and then begin our practise around 10:00 a.m.

The songs selected for the 3rd Sunday of Easter are as follows:

CBW - Catholic Book of Worship III
GP - Glory and Praise III

Entrance:  GP #330 Jesus Christ is Risen TOday

Kyrie:  GP #92 Kyrie, Eleison
Gloria: Bill's

Psalm:  Psalm #4 (link)

Response:  Let the light of your face shin on us, O Lord.

Gospel Acclamation:  GP # 94

Lord Jesus, open the Scriptures to us;
make our hearts burn with love when you speak.




Preparation of the Gifts:  CBW #403 Now The Green Blade Rises

Holy Holy:  Bill's
Memorial Acclamation A - Bill's
Amen:  Bill's
Lamb of God:  Bill's

Communion:  CBW #427 At The Name of Jesus
                         CBW #491 Lord Hear My Prayer (if required)

Recessional:  GP #552 Take Up Your Cross

Friday, March 16, 2018

March 18, 2018, 5th Sunday In Lent

Hello:

Our choir sings at the 11:00 a.m. Mass on March 18th.  We will be assembling to get ready at 9:45 a.m. on Sunday morning and then begin our practise around 10:00 a.m.

The songs selected for the 5th Sunday of Lent are as follows:

CBW - Catholic Book of Worship III
GP - Glory and Praise III

Entrance:  GP #329 I Am The Resurrection

Kyrie:  GP #92 Kyrie, Eleison
Gloria: No Gloria During Lent

Psalm:  Psalm #51 (link)

Response:  Create in me a clean heart, O God.

Gospel Acclamation:  GP # 95

Whoever serves me must follow me, says the Lord;
where I am, there will my servant be also.

OR

I am the resurrection and the life, says the Lord;
whoever believes in me will never die.

Preparation of the Gifts:  CBW #373 Tree of Life

Holy Holy:  Bill's
Memorial Acclamation A - Bill's
Amen:  Bill's
Lamb of God:  Bill's

Communion:  CBW #432 Jesus The Lord
                         CBW #570 Laudate Omnes Gentes (if required)
                         CBW #491 Lord Hear My Prayer (if required)

Recessional:  GP #623 Lord of All Hopefulness

Sunday, February 18, 2018

March 4th, 2018, 3rd Sunday In Lent

Hello:

Our choir sings at the 11:00 a.m. Mass on March 4th.  We will be assembling to get ready at 9:45 a.m. on Sunday morning and then begin our practise around 10:00 a.m.

The songs selected for the first Sunday of Lent are as follows:

CBW - Catholic Book of Worship III
GP - Glory and Praise III

Entrance:  CBW #353 Take Up Your Cross OR
                   GP #552 Take Up Your Cross

Kyrie:  GP #92 Kyrie, Eleison
Gloria: No Gloria During Lent

Psalm:  Psalm #19 (link)

Response:  Lord, you have the words of eternal life.

Gospel Acclamation:  GP # 95

God so love the world that he gave his only Son,
that everyone who believes in him may have eternal life.

OR

Lord, you are truly the Saviour of the world;
give me living water, that I may never be thirsty.

Preparation of the Gifts:  GP #260 Ashes to Ashes

Holy Holy:  Bill's
Memorial Acclamation C - Bill's
Amen:  Bill's
Lamb of God:  Bill's

Communion:  CBW #601 Gather Us Together
                         CBW #491 Lord Hear My Prayer

Recessional:  GP #279 Seek The Lord

Saturday, February 17, 2018

February 18th, 2018, 1st Sunday of Lent

Hello:

Our choir sings at the 11:00 a.m. Mass on February 18th (tomorrow).  We will be assembling to get ready at 9:45 a.m. on Sunday morning and then begin our practise around 10:00 a.m.

The songs selected for the first Sunday of Lent are as follows:

CBW - Catholic Book of Worship III
GP - Glory and Praise III

Entrance:  CBW #352 Again We Keep This Solemn Fast

Kyrie:  GP #92 Kyrie, Eleison
Gloria: No Gloria During Lent

Psalm:  Psalm #25 - link.

Response:  Your paths, Lord, are love and faithfulness for those who keep your covenant.

Gospel Acclamation:  GP # 95

Man does not live by bread alone,
but by every word that comes from the mouth of God.

One does not live on bread alone
but on every word that comes forth from the mouth of God.  (acclamation in GP#95)

Preparation of the Gifts:  GP #260 Ashes to Ashes

Holy Holy:  Bill's
Memorial Acclamation C - Bill's
Amen:  Bill's
Lamb of God:  Bill's

Communion:  CBW #597 Bread of Life (Lenten Vs 1 & 2 first, then others)

Recessional:  CBW #435 Life High The Cross