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

Saturday, February 3, 2018

February 4th, 2018, 5th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Hello:

Our choir sings at the 11:00 a.m. Mass on February 4th (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 fifth Sunday of Ordinary Time 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 Gloria

Psalm:  Psalm #147 - link.

Response:  Praise the Lord who heals the broken hearted.

Gospel Acclamation:  Bill's Alleluia

He bore our sickness,
and endured our suffering.

Preparation of the Gifts: GP #275 With The Lord

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

Communion:  CBW #610 Taste and See
                         CBW #491 O Lord Hear My Prayer

Recessional:  GP #729 O Bless the Lord

Saturday, January 6, 2018

January 7, 2018, Feast of the Epiphany

Hello:

Our choir sings at the 11:00 a.m. Mass on January 7th (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 Feast of the Epiphany are as follows:

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

Entrance:  GP #255 We Three Kings

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

Psalm:  Psalm #72 - link.  Harmony - link.

Response:  Lord every nation on earth will adore you, Alleluia!

Gospel Acclamation:  Celtic Alleluia

We observed his star
at its rising,
and have come to pay homage to the Lord.

Preparation of the Gifts: CBW #342 Arise Shine Forth
Holy Holy:  Bill's
Memorial Acclamation A - Bill's
Amen:  Bill's
Lamb of God:  Bill's

Communion:  CBW #342 The First Nowell

Recessional:  CBW #328 Joy To The World

Saturday, December 30, 2017

December 31st, 2017, Feast of the Holy Family

Hello:

Our choir sings tomorrow at the 11:00 a.m. Mass on Sunday, December 31st (the usual time).  We will be assembling to get ready at 95:45 a.m. on Sunday morning and then begin our practise around 10:00 a.m.

The songs selected for Christmas Day are as follows:

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

Entrance:  CBW #320 Angels We Have Heard On High

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

Psalm:  Psalm #128 - see link.

Response:  May the Lord bless us, all the days of our lives.

Gospel Acclamation:  Celtic Alleluia

Open our hearts, O Lord,
to listen to the words
of your Son, Alleluia!

Preparation of the Gifts: CBW #330 Of the Father's Love Begotten
Holy Holy:  Bill's
Memorial Acclamation C - Bill's
Amen:  Bill's
Lamb of God:  Bill's

Communion:  GP #257 What Child Is This? (same tune as in CBW #338 but slightly different arrangement)

Recessional:  GP #243 God Rest You Merry Gentlemen