Changes in our Mass ordinary for Advent 2020

Mary C. Weaver Music and liturgy, Music for Mass, Parish News

At every Mass we sing or say the words of the Ordinary (the unchangeable parts of the Mass), for example, the Gloria; Holy, holy, holy; and Lamb of God. In ordinary time—the liturgical season we’re in now—our parish has for quite a few years sung the simple ordinary in English from the third edition of the Roman Missal. In Lent …

Music for Mass on November 22

Mary C. Weaver Music for Mass

Click to download the order of service for Mass on November 22, 2020. Here are some of the proper texts—those that change with every Sunday or solemnity—to be sung on November 22, the Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe, year A: Introit: How worthy is the Lamb who was slain, to receive power and divinity and …

Music for Mass on November 15

Mary C. Weaver Music for Mass

Click to download the order of service for today’s Mass. Here are some of the proper texts—those that change with every Sunday or solemnity—to be sung on November 15, the 33rd Sunday of ordinary time, year A: Introit: The Lord said: I think thoughts of peace and not of affliction. You will call upon me, and I will answer you, …

Music for Mass on November 8

Mary C. Weaver Music for Mass

Here are some of the proper texts—those that change with every Sunday or solemnity—to be sung on November 8, the 32nd Sunday of ordinary time, year A: Introit: Let my prayer come into your presence. Incline your ear to my cry for help, O Lord. (Psalm 88:3) Responsorial psalm: My soul is thirsting for you, O Lord my God. (Psalm …

Music for Mass on October 18

Mary C. Weaver Music for Mass

At every Mass we sing or say the words of the Ordinary (the unchangeable parts of the Mass), for example, the Gloria; Holy, holy, holy; and Lamb of God. The Mass also includes what are called the propers—texts that change for each Sunday and solemnity. These include the introit (entrance chant), the responsorial psalm, the offertory chant, and the Communion …

Music for Mass on October 11

Mary C. Weaver Music for Mass

At every Mass we sing or say the words of the Ordinary (the unchangeable parts of the Mass), for example, the Gloria; Holy, holy, holy; and Lamb of God. The Mass also includes what are called the propers—texts that change for each Sunday and solemnity. These include the introit (entrance chant), the responsorial psalm, the offertory chant, and the Communion …

What’s coming up for Mass on October 4

Mary C. Weaver Music for Mass

At every Mass we sing or say the words of the Ordinary (the unchangeable parts of the Mass), for example, the Gloria; Holy, holy, holy; and Lamb of God. The Mass also includes what are called the propers—texts that change for each Sunday and solemnity. These include the introit (entrance chant), the responsorial psalm, the offertory chant, and the Communion …

What’s coming up for Mass on September 27

Mary C. Weaver Music for Mass

At every Mass we sing or say the words of the Ordinary (the unchangeable parts of the Mass), for example, the Gloria; Holy, holy, holy; and Lamb of God. The Mass also includes what are called the propers—texts that change for each Sunday and solemnity. These include the introit (entrance chant), the responsorial psalm, the offertory chant, and the Communion …

What’s coming up for Mass on September 20

Mary C. Weaver Music for Mass

At every Mass we sing or say the words of the Ordinary (the unchangeable parts of the Mass), for example, the Gloria; Holy, holy, holy; and Lamb of God. The Mass also includes what are called the propers—texts that change for each Sunday and solemnity. These include the introit (entrance chant), the responsorial psalm, the offertory chant, and the Communion …

What’s coming up for Mass on September 13

Mary C. Weaver Music for Mass

At every Mass we sing or say the words of the Ordinary (the unchangeable parts of the Mass), for example, the Gloria; Holy, holy, holy; and Lamb of God. The Mass also includes what are called the propers—texts that change for each Sunday and solemnity. These include the introit (entrance chant), the responsorial psalm, the offertory chant, and the Communion …