PRESENT LITURGICAL SEASON

PRESENT LITURGICAL SEASON IS

EASTERTIDE

Friday, 20 May 2011

Sixth Sunday of Easter A

Introit:
Speak out with a voice of joy, let it be heard ot the ends of the earth: The Lord has set his people free, alleluia. Cf Isaiah 48:20 [Roman Missal Sacramentary]

Vocem iucunditatis annuntiate, et audiatur, alleluia: nuntiate usque ad extremum terrae: liberavit Dominus populum suum, alleluia, alleluia. Ps. Iubilate Deo omnis terra: psalmum dicite nomini eius, date gloriam laudi eius.  Cf. Isaiah 48: 20 Ps. 65(66) [Graduale Romanum, pp. 229]

Choose one of  the Entrance Antiphons and its psalm from either Mass Suites for the Easter Season, especially from Easter II from either Graduale Simplex, or its English Translation By Flowing Waters

Cantate Domino canticum novum: laus eius ab extremis terrae, alleluia Ps. 97(98) [Graduale Simplex, pp. 172]
Verses from Psalm P6(97) may be sung between repetitions of the antiphon

Sing a new song to the Lord, praise our God from the ends of the earth, alleluia. Ps. 97(98): 1a, 3c [By Flowing Waters 167, pp. 111]
Verses from Ps. 97(98): 1cd, 6, 8-12ae may be sung between repetitions of the antiphon

Liturgy of the Word
First Reading: Acts 8:5-8
Philip preached the Gospel to Samaria, Samaria accepted.  Peter and John laid hands upon them and they recieved the Holy Spirit. [Roman Missal Lectionary]

Between the Readings:
Responsorial Psalm: Ps. 65(66)
R. Make a joyful noise to God, all the earth ~ Or~ Alleluia (2 or three times) [Roman Missal Lectionary]
[CBW III 103]

Alleluia. V. Surrexit Christus, et illuxit nobis, quos redemit sanguine suo. [Graduale Romanum, pp. 230]

Choose one Alleluia Psalm I from either of the Mass Suites for the Easter Season expecially, Easter II, from either Graduale Simplex, or By Flowing Waters

Alleluia Psalm I: Ps. 106(107): 1, 17-22
V.
Confitemini Domino, quoniam bonus, quoniam in saeculum misericordia eius R. Alleluia
2. Stulti facti sunt in via iniquitatis suae, et propter iniustitias suas afflicti sunt. R.
3. omnem escam abominata est anima eorum, et appropinquaverunt usque ad portas mortis. R.
4. Et clamaverunt ad Dominum, cum tribularentur, et de necessitatibus eorum liberavit eos. R.
5. Mist verbum suum et sanavit eos, et eripuit eos de interitonibus eorum. R.
6. Confiteantur Domino propter misericordiam eius, et mirabilia eius filios hominum. R.
7. Et sacrificent sacrificium laudis et annuntient opera eius in exsultatione. R. [Graduale Simplex, pp. 173]

Alleluia Psalm 1: Ps. 106(107): 1, 17-22
V. O give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; for his steadfast love endures forever. R. Alleluia, alleluia
2. Some were sick through their sinful ways, and because of their iniquities endured affliction. R.
3. they loathed any kind of food, and they drew near to the gates of death. R.
4. Then they cried to the Lord in their trouble, and he delivered them from their distress. R.
5. he sent out his word and healed them, and he delivered them from destruction. R.
6. Let them thank the Lord for his steadfast love, for his wonderful owrks to humankind. R.
7. And let them offer thanksgiving sacrifices, and tell of his deeds with songs of joy. R.
[By Flowing Waters 169, pp. 112-113]

Second Reading: 1 Peter 3:15-18
Jesus died for all who are sinners, to lead us to God [Roman Missal Lectionary]

Pre-Gospel Chant
Alleluia and Versicle
All who love me will keep my word, and my Father will love them, and we will come to them, alleluia. John 14:23 [Roman Missal Lectionary] [CBW III 103 ii]

Alleluia R. Alleluia  V. Non vos relinquam orphanos: vado , et venio ad vos, et gaudebit corvestrum. John 14:18 [Graduale Romanum, pp. 242]
Choose either of the Alleluia Psalms II from either of the two Mass Suites for the Easter Season or the Alleluia from Mass Suite for Easter Season I from either Graduale Simplex or its English Translation By Flowing Waters

Alleluia Psalm II: Ps. 106(107):1, 23-32
V.
Confitemini Domino, quoniam bonus, quoniam in saeculum misericordia eius R. Alleluia
2. Qui descenunt mare in anvibus, facientes operationem in aquis multis R.
3. Ipsi viderunt opera Domini, et mirabilis eius sunt fluctus eius in profundo. R.
4. Dixit et excitavit spiritum procellae, et exaltati sunt fluctus eius. R.
5. Ascendunt usque ad caelos, et descendunt usque ad abyssos; anima eorum in amles tabescabat. R.
6. Turbati sunt et moti sun sicut eribus, et omnia sapientia eorum devorata est. R.
7. Et clamaverunt ad Dominum, cum tribularentur, et de necessitatibus eorum eduxit eos. R.
8. Et statuit procellam eius in auram, et tacuerunt fluctus eius. R. Alleluia [Graduale Simplex, pp. 174-175]

Alleluia Psalm II: Ps. 106(107): 1, 23-32
V. O give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; for his steafast love endures forever. R. Alleluia, alleluia
2. Some went down to the sea in ships, doing business on the mighty waters. R.
3. they saw the deeds of the Lord,his wonderous works in the deep. R.
4. For he commanded and raised the stormy wind, which lifted up the waves of the sea. R.
5. They mounted up to heaven, they went down to the depths; their courage melted away in their calamity. R.
6. they reeled and staggered like drunkards, and were at their wits end. R.
7. Then they cried to the Lord in their trouble, and he delivered them from their distress. R.
8. he made the storm be still, and th ewaves of the sea were hushed. R.
9. Then they were glad because the had quiet, and he brought them to their desired haven. R.
10.Let them thank the Lord for his steadfast love, for his wonderful works to humankind. R.
11.Let them extol him in the congregation of the people, and praise him in the assembly of the elders. R.
[By Flowing Waters 170, pp. 113]

~Or ~ Alleluia from Mass Suite Easter I: Ps. 106(107):1, 8, 9, 16, 22, 32
C: Alleluia, alleluia alleluia R. Alleluia Alleluia alleluia
V. Confitemini Domino, quoniam bonus, quoniam in saeculum misericodia eius. R.
2: Confiteantur Domino propter misericordiam eius, et mirabilia eius filios hominum. R.
3. Quia sativit animam sitientem et animam esurientem replevit bonis. R.
4. Quia contrivit portas aereas, et vectes ferreos confregit. R.
5. Et sacrificent sacrificium laudis, et annuntient opera eius in exsultatione. R.
6. Et exaltent eum in ecclesia plebis, et in conventu seniorum laudent eum. R. [Graduale Simplex, pp. 168]

Alleluia from Mass Suite Easter I: Ps. 106(107):1, 8, 9, 16, 22, 32
C: Alleluia, alleluia, alleluia R. Alleluia, alleluia, alleluia
V. O give thanks to the Lord, for he his good; for his steadfast ove endures forever. R.
2. Let them thank the Lord for his steadfast love, forhis wonderful works to humankind. R.
3. For he satisfies the thirsty, and the hungry he fills with good things. R.
4. For he shatters the doors of bronze, and cuts in two the bars of iron. R.
5. And let them offer thanksgiving sacrifices, and tell of his deeds with songs of joy. R.
6. Let them extol him in the congregation of the people, and praisehim in the assembly of the elders. R.
[By Flowing Waters 162, pp. 108-109]

Gospel: John 14: 15-21
Jesus promises an Advocate for those who love him.

Offertory Antiphon
There is no official English Translation of the Offertory Antiphon, yet

Benedicite gentes Dominum Deum nostrum, et obaudite vocem laudis eius: qui posuit animam meam ad vitam, et non dedit  commoveri pedes meos: benedictus Dominus, qui non amovit deprecationem meam, et misericordiam a me, alleluia.ps. 65(66): 8, 9, 20 [Graduale Romanum, pp. 231]
Choose one of the Offertory Antiphons and its psalm from either of the two Mass Suites for the Easter Season, especially from Easter Season II from either the Graduale Simplex or its English Translation By Flowing Waters

Ant. Iubilate Deo in voce exsultationis, alleluia Ps. 46(47): 1b [Graduale Simplex, pp. 175]
Verses from Psalm 46(47): 1-4, 6 may be sung between repetitions of the antiphon

Cry out to God with a joyful voice, alleluia Ps. 46(47): 1b [By Flowing Waters 171, pp. 114]
Verses from Psalm 46(47):1-4, 6 [BFW 172, pp. 114] may be sung between repetitions of the antiphon

Communion Antiphon
If you love me, keep my commandments, says the Lord. The Father will send you the Holy Spirit, to be with you for ever, alleluia John 14: 15-16 [Roman Missal Sacramentary]

Non vos relinquam orphanos: veniam ad vos iterum, alleluia: et gaudebit cor vestrum, alleluia, alleluia
Verses from psalm 121(122): 1-9 may be sung between repetitions of the antiphon [Graduale Romanum, pp 232]
Choose a Communion Antiphon and its psalm from either of the two Mass Suites for the Easter Season, escpecially Easter Season II, from either Graduale Simplex or its English Translation By Flowing Waters

Cantate Domino, et benedicite nomini eius, alleluia Ps. 95(96): 2 [Graduale Simplex, pp. 176]
Verses from Psalm 95(96): 1, 3, 6-13 may be sung between repetitions of the antiphon.

O sing to the Lord and bless God's name, alleluia Ps. 95(96): 2 [By Flowing Waters 173, pp. 114]
Verses from Ps. 95(96):1, 3, 6-13 [BFW 174, pp. 115] may be sung between repetitions of the antiphon

Marian Antiphon for the Easter Season
Regina coeli (G) (Anonymous)
Regina coeli (Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina)
Regina coeli (W. Kosminski)
Regina coeli laetare (Adrian Willaert)
Regina Coeli (Gregorian Chant)
Regina Coeli (Solemn Tone Chant)

Choral Music
Benedicite gentes Palestrina
Cantate Domino Johann Cruger
Cantate Domino (V1-3) Michael Praetorius
Non Vos Reliquam Gregorian Chant
O sing unto the Lord a new song John Alcock Sr.
Tanto tempore (de sancte Philippe) Philippe Verdelot
Omnes gentes, plaudite manibus à 16 voci (Giovanni Gabrieli) (verses 2-6, in Latin)
O Clap Your Hands (Orlando Gibbons) (Coverdale translation)
Omnes gentes, plaudite (Hans Leo Hassler)
O all ye people, clap your hands (Thomas Tremain) (verses 1-6 in the English metrical New Version)
Omnes gentes, plaudite manibus (Christopher Tye) (Whole psalm, in Latin)
Cantate Domino Dietrich Buxtehude (v.1, Latin)
Cantate Domino Leo Hassler
Cantate Domino Henry Purcell (in English, vv. 1-6, 9, 10)

Other Appropriate Hymns
The Lord Jesus Christ (Somerville) [CBW III 436]

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