Music for Mass on January 1

Mary C. Weaver Music for Mass

Click to download the Mass program for January 1, 2021, the Solemnity of Mary, the Mother of God.

Here are some of the proper texts—those that change with every Sunday or solemnity—to be sung for this Mass:

Introit: Hail, Holy Mother, who gave birth to the King who rules heaven and earth forever.

Responsorial psalm: May God bless us in his mercy. (Psalm 67:2a)


Offertory: For you are happy, O Virgin Mother, and most worthy of all praise: because from you arose the Sun of Justice, Christ our God.

Communion: Jesus Christ is the same yesterday, today, and forever. (Hebrews 13:8)

Recessional hymn: Hail, Holy Queen

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Click to see the readings for the day.