Thursday, May 30, 2019

Next Three Weeks at Sacred Heart

Click to jump to the following dates:
June 2: Seventh Sunday of Easter
June 7: First Friday (Sacred Heart Community Mass)
June 9: Pentecost
June 16: Most Holy Trinity

MUSIC FOR HOLY MASS

Ordinary for June 2, 7, 9: Cristo Risusciti (Picchi)
Ordinary for June 16: Laus Tibi Christe (Caudana)

The rest:

Seventh Sunday of Easter
Saturday, VI-1, at 5 PM; Sunday, VI-2, at 7:30, 9, and 11:15 AM

Hail the day that sees him rise ("Llanfair")
Psalm 97: R./ The Lord is King, the Most High over all the earth. (Proulx/Gelineau)
Alleluia O Filii et Filiae (Mode II/BMP) (PDF)
Christ is alive ("Truro")
Communion music:
- (11:15) Christus Vincit (BMP) (PDF)
- (all others) Psalm 122, R./ Father, now I come to you, alleluia, alleluia. (BMP) (PDF)
Regina caeli (Mode VI)
A hymn of glory let us sing ("Lasst uns Erfreuen")

Sacred Heart Community Mass (First Friday)
Friday, VI-7, at 6 PM

Hail the day that sees him rise ("Llanfair")
Psalm 103: R./ The Lord has set his throne in heaven. (BMP) (PDF)
Alleluia O Filii et Filiae (Mode II/BMP) (versicle of the day sung to Tone 2)
Come down, O Love Divine ("Down Ampney")
Communion: Psalm 19, R./ O Lord, you know all things; you know that I love you, alleluia. (BMP) (PDF)
Come, Holy Ghost ("Lambillotte")

Solemnity of Pentecost
Saturday, VI-8, at 5 PM*; Sunday, VI-8, at 7:30, 9*, and 11:15 AM*
(* denotes Masses with brass trio)

Come, Holy Ghost ("Lambillotte")
Psalm 104: R./ Lord, send out your Spirit, and renew the face of the earth. (Alstott)
Sequence: Veni, Sancte Spiritus (Mode I)
Alleluia O Filii et Filiae (Mode II/BMP) (PDF)
Fire of God, undying flame ("Nun Komm der Heiden Heiland")
Communion music:
- (7:30) Psalm 68, R./ All were filled with the Holy Spirit, alleluia, alleluia (BMP) (PDF)
- (all others) Veni, Creator Spiritus (Mode VIII/Ravanello)
Regina Caeli (Mode VI)
Now thank we all our God ("Nun Danket")

Most Holy Trinity
Saturday, VI-15, at 5 PM; Sunday, VI-16, at 7:30, 9, and 11:15 AM

Come now, almighty King ("Italian Hymn")
Psalm 8: R./ O Lord, our God, how wonderful your Name in all the earth (Fr. Samuel Weber)
Alleluia: Deiss
Holy, holy, holy ("Nicaea")
Communion music:
- (11:15) Psalm 150 (Stanford)
- (all others) Tobit 12: 6; 13: 1, 3, 5-6, 8-10, R./ Let us bless the God of heaven (BMP) (PDF)
Jesus, my Lord, my God, my All ("Sweet Sacrament")
O God, almighty Father ("Gott Vater, sei Gepriesen")

Quod scripsi, scripsi!
BMP

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Ascension THURSDAY at Sacred Heart

Yes, folks! We in the Diocese of Providence celebrate the Ascension of our Lord Jesus Christ on the day it was meant to be celebrated: 40 days after Easter - on a THURSDAY as a HOLY DAY OF OBLIGATION!  The way it should be!

MUSIC FOR HOLY MASS

Ordinary of the Mass: Cristo Risusciti (Picchi)

The rest:
Hail the day that sees him rise ("Llanfair")
Psalm 47: R./ God mounts his throne to shouts of joy, a blare of trumpets for the Lord. (Kreutz/Gelineau)
Alleluia: O Filii et Filiae (BMP/Mode II) (PDF)
Crown him with many crowns ("Diademata")
Christus Vincit (BMP) (PDF)
Regina Caeli (Mode VI)
Go, make of all disciples ("Ellacombe")

Coming very soon, list for most of June.

Quod scripsi, scripsi!
BMP

Thursday, May 23, 2019

VI Easter at Sacred Heart

MUSIC FOR HOLY MASS

Ordinary: Cristo Risusciti (Picchi) (Memorial and Amen are adapted)

The rest:
Entrance hymn: Christ the Lord is ris'n today ("Surgit in Haec Dies")
Psalm 67: R./ O God, let all the nations praise you (Schmitt) (PDF)
Alleluia: O filii et filiae (Mode II/BMP) (PDF)
Offertory hymn: The strife is o'er ("Victory")
Communion music:
- (11:15) Concordi laetitia (Mode VI)
- (all others) Psalm 51, R./ The Holy Spirit will teach you, alleluia, all the things I have said unto you, alleluia, alleluia (BMP, adapted in part from Parce, Domine, Mode I) (PDF)
Meditation hymn: I vow to thee, my country ("Thaxted")
Recessional hymn: A hymn of glory let us sing ("Lasst uns erfreuen")

Quod scripsi, scripsi!
BMP

Thursday, May 16, 2019

V Easter at Sacred Heart

MUSIC FOR HOLY MASS

Ordinary: Cristo Risusciti (Picchi) (Memorial and Amen are adapted)

The rest:
Entrance hymn: He is risen, he is risen ("Unser Herrsher", aka "Neander", after the composer)
Psalm 145: R./ I will praise your Name for ever, my King and my God (BMP) (PDF)
Alleluia O filii et filiae (BMP, adapted from the Mode II processional chant) (PDF)
Offertory hymn: Ye watchers and ye holy ones ("Lasst Uns Erfreuen", aka by its Latin title, "Vigiles et Sancti")
Communion music:
- (11:15) Regina Caeli (Lotti)
- (all others) Psalm 80 - R./ I am the true vine, you are the branches, alleluia (BMP) (PDF)
Meditation hymn: Regina caeli (Mode VI)
Recessional hymn: Jesus lives, thy terrors now ("St. Albinus")

Quod scripsi, scripsi!
BMP

Thursday, May 9, 2019

IV Easter at Sacred Heart

MUSIC FOR HOLY MASS

Ordinary: Cristo Risusciti (Picchi) (Memorial and Amen are adapted)

The rest:
Entrance hymn:
- (7:30 only) Hail, holy Queen enthroned above ("Salve Regina Caelitum")
- - NOTE: The First Communion class will crown the Blessed Mother at the 7:30 AM Mass, keeping with the parish custom on Mothers Day.
- (all others) At the Lamb's high feast we sing ("Salzburg")
Psalm 100: R./ We are his people, the sheep of his flock (Marier)
Alleluia "O Filii et Filiae" (BMP) (PDF)
Offertory hymn: Crown him with many crowns ("Diademata")
Communion music:
- (11:15) Ave Maria (Perosi)
- (all others) Psalm 23 - R./ I am the good shepherd, alleluia (BMP) (PDF)
Meditation hymn: Regina Caeli (Mode VI)
Recessional hymn: Christ the Lord is ris'n today ("Llanfair")

Quod scripsi, scripsi!
BMP

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

The Three-Day Weekend at Sacred Heart

MUSIC FOR HOLY MASS

Ordinary: Cristo Risusciti (Picchi) (Memorial and Amen are adapted)

The rest:

First Friday (Sacred Heart Community Mass)
Feast of SS. Philip and James
Friday, V-3, at 6 PM

Entrance hymn: He is risen, he is risen ("Unser Herrsher")
Psalm 19: R./ Their message goes out to all the earth (BMP) (PDF)
Alleluia O Filii et Filiae (versicle of the day sung to Tone 2)
Offertory hymn: Thou art the way ("St. James")
Communion responsory: Psalm 33 - R./ I am in the Father, and the Father in me, alleluia, alleluia. (BMP) (PDF)
Recessional hymn: This joyful Eastertide ("Vreuchten")

Third Sunday of Easter
Saturday, V-4, at 5 PM; Sunday, V-5, at 7:30, 9, and 11:15 AM

Entrance hymn: Jesus lives! Thy terrors now ("St. Albinus")
Psalm 30: R./ I will praise you, Lord, for you have rescued me (Bartlett)
Alleluia O Filii et Filiae (BMP) (PDF)
Offertory hymn: This joyful Eastertide ("Vreuchten")
Communion music:
- (11:15): Omni Die Dic Mariae / Daily, Daily Sing to Mary (alternating English/Latin) (Trier, 1695)
- (all others): Psalm 19 - R./ O Lord, you know all things; you know that I love you, alleluia. (BMP) (PDF)
Meditation hymn: Christians, to the Paschal Victim ("Victimae Paschali Laudes", Mode I)
Recessional hymn: He is risen, he is risen ("Unser Herrsher")

Quod scripsi, scripsi!
BMP

Friday, April 26, 2019

Low/Quasimodo/Divine Mercy Sunday and Confirmation at Sacred Heart

The brass trio will join us at the 11:15 AM Mass this Sunday, as the Most Rev. Thomas J. Tobin, Bishop of Providence, will administer the Sacrament of Confirmation to 17 candidates.

Much of the music for this weekend will be a carbon copy of Easter Sunday.

MUSIC FOR HOLY MASS

Entrance hymn: The Day of Resurrection ("Ellacombe")
Gloria "Cristo Risusciti" (Picchi)
Psalm 118: R./ Give thanks to the Lord for he is good; his love is everlasting (Alstott)
Sequence: Missal chant, in English
Alleluia "O Filii et Filiae" (BMP) (PDF)
Anointing of the Confirmandi (11:15 Mass): Veni, Creator Spiritus (Mode VIII/Ravanello)
Offertory hymn: That Easter Day with joy was bright ("Puer Nobis Nascitur")
Sanctus through Agnus Dei: "Cristo Risusciti" (Picchi) and adaptations thereof
Communion music:
- (11:15): Hallelujah (Handel, from Messiah)
- (all others): Psalm 118, R./ Be not doubtful, but believing, alleluia, alleluia (BMP) (PDF)
Meditation hymn: Regina Caeli (Mode VI)
Recessional hymn: Jesus Christ is ris'n today ("Easter Hymn")

Quod scripsi, scripsi!
BMP

Thursday, April 4, 2019

The Three-Day Weekend, Holy Week, and Easter at Sacred Heart

Click the appropriate link below to jump to the list for that date.
April 5 - First Friday (Sacred Heart Community Mass)
April 6/7 - V Lent
April 13/14 - Palm Sunday
April 18 - Holy Thursday
April 19 - Good Friday
April 20 - Easter Vigil
April 21 - Easter Sunday

MUSIC FOR HOLY MASS

First Friday (Sacred Heart Community Mass)
Friday, IV-5, at 6 PM

Entrance hymn: O Sacred Heart, O Love Divine
Kyrie "Laus Tibi Christe" (Caudana)
Psalm 34: R./ The Lord is close to the brokenhearted (BMP) (PDF)
Gospel Acclamation "Vexilla Regis" (BMP) (PDF)
Offertory anthem: Panis Angelicus (Lambillotte)
Sanctus XVIII
Memorial Acclamation: Save us, Savior of the world (ICEL chant)
Amen: based on Sanctus VIII
Agnus Dei XVIII
Communion responsory: Psalm 32 - R./ I say unto you, there is joy among the angels of God for the one sinner who repents (BMP) (PDF)
Recessional hymn: To Jesus' Heart, all-burning ("Cor Amoris")

Sunday V of Lent
Saturday, IV-6, at 5 PM; Sunday, IV-7, at 7:30, 9, and 11:15 AM

Entrance hymn: When I survey the wondrous cross ("Rockingham")
Kyrie "Laus Tibi Christe" (Caudana)
Psalm 126: R./ The Lord has done great things for us; we are filled with joy (Calabrese) (PDF)
Gospel Acclamation "Vexilla Regis" (BMP) (PDF)
Offertory hymn: Abide with me ("Eventide")
Sanctus XVII
Memorial Acclamation: Save us, Savior of the world (ICEL chant)
Amen: based on Sanctus VIII
Agnus Dei XVII
Communion music:
- (11:15) Parce, Domine (Rossini)
- (all others) Psalm 32 - R./ I condemn you not; go and sin no more (BMP) (PDF)
Meditation hymn: At the Name of Jesus ("King's Weston")
Recessional hymn: There is a green hill far away ("Horsley")

Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord
Saturday, IV-13, at 5 PM; Sunday, IV-14, at 7:30, 9, and 11:15 AM
Brass trio at all Masses except 7:30 AM.

Entrance antiphon:
- (7:30) Hosanna Filio David (Mode VII)
- (all others) Pueri Habraeorum (Schubert, from his Six Palm Sunday Acclamations)
Processional hymn: All glory, laud, and honor ("St. Theodulph")
Gospel Acclamation "Vexilla Regis" (BMP) (PDF)
At the death of the Lord (except 7:30): Adoramus Te, Christe (Dubois, from his Seven Last Words of Christ)
Offertory hymn: O sacred Head, sore wounded ("Passion Chorale")
Sanctus:
- (7:30) Mass XVIII
- (all others) Schubert (from his Six Palm Sunday Acclamations)
Memorial Acclamation: Save us, Savior of the world (ICEL chant)
Amen: based on Sanctus VIII
Agnus Dei "Laus Tibi Christe" (Caudana)
Communion music:
- (7:30) Psalm 22 - R./ Father, if this chalice cannot pass without my drinking it, your will be done (Adam Bartlett)
- (all others) Vexilla Regis (Rossini/Mode I)
Recessional hymn: To Jesus Christ, our sov'reign King ("Ich Glaub an Gott")

Holy Thursday of the Supper of the Lord
Thursday, IV-18, at 7 PM

Entrance hymn: Lift high the cross ("Crucifer")
Kyrie and Gloria "Laus Tibi Christe"
Psalm 116: R./ Our blessing cup is a communion with the Blood of Christ (BMP) (PDF)
Gospel Acclamation "Vexilla Regis" (BMP) (PDF)
Offertory hymn: At that first Eucharist ("Unde et Memores")
Sanctus XVIII
Memorial Acclamation: Save us, Savior of the world (ICEL chant)
Amen: based on Sanctus VIII
Agnus Dei XVIII
Communion anthem: Ave Verum (Saint-Saƫns)
Solemn Translation of the Holy Eucharist: Pange Lingua (Mode III/BMP) (PDF)

Good Friday of the Passion of the Lord
Friday, IV-19, at 7 PM

Psalm 31: R./ Father, into your hands I commend my spirit (Schmitt) (PDF)
Gospel Acclamation "Vexilla Regis" (BMP) (PDF)
At the death of the Lord (except 7:30): Adoramus Te, Christe (Dubois, from his Seven Last Words of Christ)
General Intercessions: chanted
Adoration of the Holy Cross:
- The showing of the Cross in solemn procession
- - V./ Behold the wood of the Cross, on which hung the Salvation of the world. R./ Come, let us adore.   (thrice)
- Music during the adoration (as time permits)
- - 1. Vexilla Regis (Rossini/Mode I)
- - 2. O sacred Head, sore wounded ("Passion Chorale")
- - 3. Jesu, Salvator noster (Rossini)
- At the enthroning of the Cross: Christ Jesus Victor, Christ Jesus Ruler, Christ Jesus Lord and Redeemer.
Communion music:
- 1. Tantum Ergo (Ravanello)
- 2. Adoro Te, O Panis Caelice (from Louvain)
Meditation hymn: Abide with me ("Eventide")

The Easter Vigil in the Holy Night
Saturday, IV-20, at 7 PM, with Brass trio

Exsultet: Missal chant, in English
Responsorial Psalms (following the first three Old Testament readings):
- 1. Psalm 104: R./ Lord, send out your Spirit, and renew the face of the earth (Alstott)
- 2. Psalm 16: R./ You are my inheritance, O Lord (BMP) (PDF)
- 3. Exodus 15: R./ Let us sing to the Lord; he has covered himself in glory (BMP) (PDF)
Gloria "Cristo Risusciti" (Picchi)
Alleluia "O Filii et Filiae" (BMP) (PDF)
Litany of Saints: Missal chant
Rite of Sprinkling: Vidi Aquam (Joseph Gruber)
Offertory hymn: The Day of Resurrection ("Ellacombe")
Sanctus through Agnus Dei: "Cristo Risusciti" (Picchi) and adaptations thereof
Communion anthem: Hallelujah (Handel, from Messiah)
Meditation hymn: Regina Caeli (Mode VI)
Recessional hymn: Jesus Christ is ris'n today ("Easter Hymn")

Easter Sunday of the Resurrection of the Lord
Sunday, IV-21, at 7:30, 9, and 11:15 AM
Brass trio at all Masses except 7:30 AM.

Entrance hymn: The Day of Resurrection ("Ellacombe")
Gloria "Cristo Risusciti" (Picchi)
Psalm 118: R./ This is the day the Lord has made; let us rejoice and be glad (Alstott)
Sequence: Missal chant, in English
Alleluia "O Filii et Filiae" (BMP) (PDF)
Rite of Sprinkling: Vidi Aquam (Joseph Gruber)
Offertory hymn: That Easter Day with joy was bright ("Puer Nobis Nascitur")
Sanctus through Agnus Dei: "Cristo Risusciti" (Picchi) and adaptations thereof
Communion music:
- (7:30) Psalm 118: R./ Christ, our Pasch, has been sacrificed, therefore let us keep the feast, alleluia, alleluia, alleluia (BMP) (PDF)
- (9:00/11:15) Hallelujah (Handel, from Messiah)
Meditation hymn: Regina Caeli (Mode VI)
Recessional hymn: Jesus Christ is ris'n today ("Easter Hymn")

Thursday, March 28, 2019

Laetare Sunday at Sacred Heart

MUSIC FOR HOLY MASS

Ordinary of the Mass:
Kyrie "Laus Tibi Christe" (Caudana)
Sanctus and Agnus Dei XVII
Memorial Acclamation: Save us, Savior of the world... (ICEL chant)
Amen: adapted from Sanctus VIII

The rest:
Entrance hymn: We sing the praise of him who died ("Breslau")
Psalm 34: R./ Taste and see the goodness of the Lord (BMP) (PDF)
Gospel Acclamation "Vexilla Regis" (BMP) (PDF)
Offertory hymn: I sought the Lord ("Artavia")
Communion music:
- (11:15): My God, my Father, while I stray (Troyte/Montani)
- (all others): Psalm 32: R./ Rejoice, for he who was dead has come back to life (BMP) (PDF)
Meditation hymn: Let thy blood in mercy poured ("Jesu, Meine Zuversicht")
Recessional hymn: When I survey the wondrous cross ("Rockingham")

Quod scripsi, scripsi!
BMP

Thursday, March 21, 2019

III Lent at Sacred Heart

MUSIC FOR HOLY MASS

Ordinary of the Mass:
Kyrie "Laus Tibi Christe" (Caudana)
Sanctus and Agnus Dei XVII
Memorial Acclamation: Save us, Savior of the world... (ICEL chant)
Amen: adapted from Sanctus VIII

The rest:
Entrance hymn: Forty days and forty nights ("Heinlein")
Psalm 103: R./ The Lord is kind and merciful (BMP) (PDF)
Gospel Acclamation "Vexilla Regis" (BMP) (PDF)
Offertory hymn: Jesus, Lover of my soul ("Aberystwyth")
Communion music:
- (11:15): Jesu, Salvator noster (Rossini)
- (all others): Blessed are they who dwell in your house, for ever singing your praise (Bartlett)
Meditation hymn: Jesus, the very thought of thee ("Windsor")
Recessional hymn: Take up your cross ("O Jesu, Mi Dulcissime")

Quod scripsi, scripsi!
BMP