Wednesday, September 11, 2019

The Two-Dozenth Sunday of the Year

MUSIC FOR HOLY MASS

Ordinary:
Gloria: recited or Holy Angels Mass (BMP)
Sanctus through Agnus: A Community Mass (Proulx)

Alleluia: Dom A.G. Murray, OSB

The rest:
Entrance hymn: Praise to the Holiest in the height ("Newman")
Psalm 51: R./ I will rise and go to my Father (Weber)
Offertory hymn: Jesus, lover of my soul ("Aberystwyth")
Communion music:
- (11:15): My song is love unknown (Ireland)
- (all others): R./ I say unto you: there is joy among the angels of God for the one sinner who repents (BMP) (PDF)
Meditation hymn: The King of love my shepherd is ("St. Columba")
Recessional hymn: Jesus, Name all names above ("St. Theocticus")

Quod scripsi, scripsi!
BMP

Thursday, September 5, 2019

The Three-Day Weekend

MUSIC FOR HOLY MASS

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

Low Mass with hymns
Entrance hymn: O Sacred Heart, O Love Divine
Offertory hymn: All you who seek a comfort sure ("Kingsfold")
Communion hymn: Cor dulce, Cor amabile
Recessional hymn: To Jesus' Heart, all burning ("Cor Amoris")

Sunday XXIII of the Year
Saturday, IX-7, at 5 PM; Sunday, IX-8, at 7:30, 9, and 11:15 AM

Ordinary:
Gloria: recited or Holy Angels Mass (BMP)
Sanctus through Agnus: A Community Mass (Proulx)

Alleluia: Dom A.G. Murray, OSB

The rest:
Entrance hymn: When morning gilds the skies ("Laudes Domini")
Psalm 90: R./ In every age, O Lord, you have been our refuge (BMP) (PDF)
Offertory hymn: Take up your cross ("O Jesu, Mi Dulcissime")
Communion music:
- (11:15) Like as the hart (V. Novello)
- (all others) R./ Make your vows unto the Lord and accomplish them (BMP) (PDF)
Meditation hymn: All you who seek a comfort sure ("Kingsfold")
Recessional hymn: Lift high the cross ("Crucifer")

Quod scripsi, scripsi!
BMP

Thursday, August 29, 2019

Sunday XXII

MUSIC FOR HOLY MASS

Ordinary:
Gloria: recited or Holy Angels Mass (BMP)
Sanctus through Agnus: A Community Mass (Proulx)

Alleluia: Dom A.G. Murray, OSB

The rest:
Entrance hymn: Christ is made the sure foundation ("Westminster Abbey")
Psalm 68: R./ God, in your goodness you have made a home for the poor (Fr. Weber, OSB) (PDF)
Offertory hymn: Go, make of all disciples ("Ellacombe")
Communion music:
- (11:15) Cantate Domino canticum novum (d'Indy)
- (all others) R./ O Lord, I will be mindful of your justice alone (BMP) (PDF)
Meditation hymn: How good the Name of Jesus sounds ("St. Peter")
Recessional hymn: To Jesus Christ, our sov'reign King ("Ich Glaub an Gott")

Quod scripsi, scripsi!
BMP

Friday, August 16, 2019

Sundays XX and XXI and our Italian Heritage Mass

MUSIC FOR HOLY MASS

Sunday XX of the Year
Saturday, VIII-17, at 5 PM; Sunday, VIII-18, at 7:30, 9, and 11:15 AM

Ordinary of the Mass:
- Gloria (if sung) and Memorial Acclamation: Holy Angels Mass (BMP)
- Sanctus and Agnus Dei: Mass for Christian Unity (Vermulst)
- Dresden Amen

Alleluia O Clemens (BMP)

The rest:
Entrance hymn: Faith of our fathers ("St. Catherine")
Psalm 40: R./ Lord, come to my aid (Fr. Samuel Weber, OSB)
Offertory hymn: Fight the good fight ("Mendon")
Communion responsory: Psalm 37, R./ Seek first the kingdom of God, and the rest shall be added unto you, says the Lord (BMP) (PDF)
Meditation hymn: Panis angelicus (Lambillotte)
Recessional hymn: Tell out, my soul ("Woodlands")

Sunday XXI of the Year
Saturday, VIII-24, at 5 PM; Sunday, VIII-25, at 7:30, 9, and 11:15 AM

The Saturday 5:00 PM Mass is our annual Italian Heritage Mass, in which we honor Saints Domenic the Abbot and Peter the Martyr, two patron saints of Fornelli, Italy, birthplace of much of our parish's ancestry.  The brass trio will be on hand for this Mass.  A dinner dance follows.

Ordinary of the Mass:
(5:00 PM Saturday): Messa Popolare "Laus Tibi Christe" (Caudana)
(Sunday Masses): Same as Sunday XX, above.

Alleluia O Clemens (BMP)

The rest:
Entrance hymn: For all the saints ("Sine Nomine")
Psalm 117: R./ Go out to all the world and tell the Good News (BMP, adapted from Adoremus in Aeternum, Mode V) (PDF)
Offertory hymn: By all your saints still striving ("St. Theodulph")
Communion music:
- (5:00 PM Saturday): Lodate Maria (traditional Italian)
- (Sunday Masses): Psalm 104, R./ The earth will be satisfied with the work of your hands, O Lord (BMP) (PDF)
Meditation hymn: Jesus, my Lord, my God, my All ("Sweet Sacrament")
Recessional hymn: Holy God, we praise thy Name ("Grosser Gott")

Quod scripsi, scripsi!
BMP

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Sunday XIX and Assumption at Sacred Heart

MUSIC FOR HOLY MASS

Ordinary:
- Gloria (if sung) and Memorial Acclamation: Holy Angels Mass (BMP)
- Sanctus and Agnus Dei: Mass for Christian Unity (Vermulst)
- Dresden Amen

Alleluia O Clemens (BMP)

Sunday XIX of the Year
Saturday, VIII-10, at 5 PM; Sunday, VIII-11, at 7:30, 9, and 11:15 AM

Entrance hymn: Rejoice, rejoice, believers ("Greenland")
Psalm 33: R./ Blessed the people the Lord has chosen to be his own (Kelly/Gelineau)
Offertory hymn: Lift up your heads, ye mighty gates ("Truro")
Communion music:
- (11:15): Tantum ergo (Ravanello)
- (all others): R./ Blessed the servant, whom, when the Lord comes, he will find to be vigilant (BMP) (PDF)
Meditation hymn: At the Name of Jesus ("King's Weston")
Recessional hymn: Ye holy angels bright ("Darwall's 148th")

The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
A Holy Day of Obligation
Thursday, VIII-15, at 9 AM and 7 PM

Entrance hymn: Hail, holy Queen enthroned above ("Salve Regina Caelitum")
Psalm 45: R./ The queen stands at your right hand arrayed in gold (BMP) (PDF)
Offertory hymn: Immaculate Mary ("Lourdes Hymn")
Communion music:
- (responsory): R./ All generations shall call me blessed (BMP) (PDF)
- OR (anthem): R./ Ave Maria  (setting TBD)
Meditation hymn: Salve Regina (Mode V)
Recessional hymn: Tell out, my soul ("Woodlands")

Quod scripsi, scripsi!
BMP

Friday, August 2, 2019

The Three-Day Weekend at Sacred Heart

MUSIC FOR HOLY MASS

Ordinary of the Mass:
Holy Angels Mass (BMP) (Gl, Mem A)
Mass for Christian Unity (Sanc, Ag)
Dresden Amen

Alleluia "O Clemens" (BMP) (PDF) (versicle for 18th Sunday shown in link)

The rest:

Sacred Heart Community Mass (First Friday)
Friday, VIII-2, at 6 PM

Entrance hymn: O Sacred Heart, O Love Divine
Psalm 34: R./ Taste and see the goodness of the Lord (BMP)
Offertory hymn: Soul of my Savior ("Anima Christi")
Communion anthem: Panis Angelicus (Franck)
Recessional hymn: To Jesus' Heart, all-burning ("Cor Amoris")

Sunday XVIII of the Year
Saturday, VIII-3, at 5 PM; Sunday, VIII-4, at 7:30, 9, and 11:15 AM

Entrance hymn: Fight the good fight ("Mendon")
Psalm 95: R./ If today you hear his voice, harden not your hearts (Alstott)
Offertory hymn: O worship the King ("Hanover")
Communion music:
- (11:15) Panis Angelicus (Franck)
- (all others) You gave us bread from heaven, O Lord (BMP) (PDF)
Meditation hymn: Soul of my Savior ("Anima Christi")
Recessional hymn: Immortal, invisible, God only wise ("St. Denio")

Quod scripsi, scripsi!
BMP

Thursday, July 25, 2019

Sunday XVII at Sacred Heart

MUSIC FOR HOLY MASS

Ordinary of the Mass:
Holy Angels Mass (BMP) (Gl, Mem A)
Mass for Christian Unity (Sanc, Ag)
Dresden Amen

Alleluia: Deiss

The rest:
Entrance hymn: Christ for the world, we sing ("Italian Hymn")
Psalm 138: R./ Lord, on the day I called for help, you answered me (Alstott)
Offertory hymn: Faith of our fathers ("St. Catherine")
Music during Communion:
- (Responsory): Psalm 31, R./ Ask and you shall receive; seek and you shall find (BMP) (PDF)
- (or Anthem): Jesus, my Lord, my God, my All (Mother Alexis Donnelly, RSM)
Meditation hymn: Come with us, O blessed Jesus ("Werde Munter")
Recessional hymn: From all that dwell below the skies ("Old Hundredth")

Striving to keep the "Holy" in "Holy Mass", I remain,
BMP

PS: Quod scripsi, scripsi! ;)  (HA! Bet you thought I was gonna leave that out, didn't ya?!)

Thursday, July 18, 2019

Sunday XVI

MUSIC FOR HOLY MASS

Ordinary of the Mass:
Holy Angels Mass (BMP) (Gl, Mem A)
Mass for Christian Unity (Sanc, Ag)
Dresden Amen

Alleluia: Deiss

The rest:
Entrance hymn: To the Name of our salvation ("Oriel")
Psalm 15: R./ He who does justice will live in the presence of the Lord (BMP) (PDF)
Offertory hymn: I need thee every hour ("Need")
Communion responsory: R./ Mary has chosen the better part for herself, which shall never be taken away from her (BMP) (PDF)
Meditation hymn: Jesus, the very thought of thee ("Windsor")
Recessional hymn: All hail the pow'r of Jesus' Name ("Coronation")

Quod scripsi, scripsi!
BMP

Friday, July 12, 2019

Sunday XV

MUSIC FOR HOLY MASS

Ordinary of the Mass:
- Holy Angels Mass (BMP) (Gl, Mem A)
- Mass for Christian Unity (Sanc, Ag)
- Dresden Amen

Alleluia: Deiss

The rest:
Entrance hymn: Love divine, all loves excelling ("Hyfrydol")
Psalm 69: R./ Turn to the Lord in your need, and you will live (Rice)
Offertory hymn: The King of love my shepherd is ("St. Columba")
Music during Communion:
- (11:15) Ubi Caritas (Mode VI)
- (all others) R./ Blessed are they who dwell in your house, O Lord (BMP) (PDF)
Meditation hymn: Blest are the pure in heart ("Franconia")
Recessional hymn: Ye holy angels bright ("Darwall's 148th")

Quod scripsi, scripsi!
BMP

Thursday, July 4, 2019

The Three-Day Weekend (July MMXIX Edition)

MUSIC FOR HOLY MASS

Ordinary of the Mass:
Gloria: recited or Holy Angels Mass (BMP) (PDF) (Listen) (omitted on Friday)
- Listen link courtesy of the good folks at St. Michael Church in Stillwater, Minnesota.  Good to see my own compositions reach that far! ;)
Sanctus and Agnus Dei: Mass for Christian Unity (Vermulst)
Memorial Acclamation: We proclaim your death, O Lord... from Holy Angels Mass (BMP)
Amen: Dresden

Alleluia: Deiss

The rest:

Sacred Heart Community Mass (First Friday)
Optional Memorials: St. Elizabeth of Portugal OR St. Anthony Zaccaria
Friday, VII-5, at 6 PM
Will be held in the chapel!

Sunday XIV of the Year
Saturday, VII-6, at 5 PM; Sunday VII-7, at 7:30, 9, and 11:15 AM

Entrance hymn: Lift high the cross ("Crucifer")
Psalm 66: Let all the earth cry out to God with joy (BMP) (PDF)
Offertory hymn: Go, make of all disciples ("Ellacombe")
Communion responsory: Taste and see the goodness of the Lord (BMP) (PDF)
Meditation hymn: All people that on earth do dwell ("Old Hundredth")
Recessional hymn: My country, 'tis of thee ("America")

Quod scripsi, scripsi!
BMP

Thursday, June 27, 2019

Sunday XIII at Sacred Heart

MUSIC FOR HOLY MASS

Ordinary: Laus Tibi Christe (Caudana)

Alleluia: Deiss

The rest:
Entrance hymn: All hail the pow'r of Jesus' Name ("Coronation")
Psalm 16: R./ You are my inheritance, O Lord (BMP) (PDF)
Offertory hymn: O Sacred Heart, O Love Divine
Music during Communion:
- (11:15) Be thou my vision (Desrocquettes)
- (all others) R./ Bless the Lord, O my soul, and never forget all his benefits (Bartlett)
Meditation hymn: All you who seek a comfort sure ("Kingsfold")
Recessional hymn: Rejoice, the Lord is King ("Darwall's 148th")

Quod scripsi, scripsi!
BMP

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Corpus Christi, First Communion, and Sacred Heart... at Sacred Heart!

MUSIC FOR HOLY MASS

Ordinary of the Mass: Laus Tibi Christe (Caudana)

Alleluia: Deiss

The rest...

Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ
Saturday VI-22 at 5 PM; Sunday VI-23 at 7:30, 9, and 11:15 AM

The brass trio will be on hand for all Masses except the 7:30.
At the 11:15 Mass, five children will receive the Most Holy Eucharist for the very first time!

Entrance hymn: Lift up your heads, O mighty gates ("Truro")
Psalm 110: R./ You are a priest for ever in the line of Melchizedek (BMP) (PDF)
Offertory hymn: Alleluia! sing to Jesus ("Hyfrydol")
Music during Communion:
- (7:30) Psalm 23, R./ Every time you partake thereof, do so in memory of me (BMP) (PDF)
- (all others) Ave verum corpus (Saint-Saëns)
Meditation hymn (if no Benediction): Jesus, my Lord, my God, my All ("Sweet Sacrament")
Benediction hymns (otherwise):
- O Salutaris Hostia (Werner)
- Tantum Ergo (Ravanello)
Recessional hymn (in all cases): Holy God, we praise thy Name ("Grosser Gott")

Solemnity of the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus
Friday VI-28 at 6 PM (with brass trio)

Entrance hymn: O Sacred Heart, O Love divine
Psalm 23: R./ My shepherd is the Lord; nothing indeed shall I want (Gelineau)
Offertory anthem: Cor Jesu Trinitatis ("Gott Soll Gepriesen")
Communion: I cieli immensi (Marcello)
Meditation hymn (if no Benediction): Jesus, my Lord, my God, my All ("Sweet Sacrament")
Benediction hymns (otherwise):
O Salutaris Hostia (Werner)
Tantum Ergo (Ravanello)
Recessional hymn (in all cases): To Jesus' Heart, all-burning ("Cor Amoris")

Quod scripsi, scripsi!
BMP

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-Saëns)
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

Monday, March 18, 2019

St. Joseph, Spouse of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Masses at 9 AM and 6 PM, followed by Zeppoles!!!

MUSIC FOR HOLY MASS

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

Gospel Acclamation: Vexilla Regis (BMP) (PDF)

The rest:
Entrance hymn: Joseph, be our guide and pattern ("Oriel")
Psalm 89: R./ The Son of David will live forever (BMP) (PDF)
Offertory hymn: Come now and praise the humble saint ("Land of Rest")
Communion responsory (Psalm 27): R./ Did you not know that I must be about my Father's business? (BMP) (PDF)
Meditation hymn: Jesus, my Lord, my God, my All ("Sweet Sacrament")
Recessional hymn: Holy Patron, thee saluting ("Pleading Savior")

Quod scripsi, scripsi!
BMP

Friday, March 8, 2019

I and II 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:

Sunday I of Lent
III-10-19

Entrance hymn: Praise to the Holiest in the height ("Newman")
Psalm 91: R./ Be with me, Lord, when I am in trouble (Peloquin/Gelineau)
Gospel Acclamation "Vexilla Regis" (BMP) (PDF)
Offertory hymn: Jesus, Lover of my soul ("Aberystwyth")
Communion music:
- (11:15): My song is love unknown ("Love unknown")
- (all others): Psalm 91, R./ The Lord will hide you with his shoulders, and under his wings you will find refuge (BMP) (PDF)
Meditation hymn: Hark, my soul! it is the Lord ("Campian")
Recessional hymn: Lord, who throughout these forty days ("St. Flavian")

Sunday II of Lent
III-17-19

Entrance hymn: The glory of these forty days ("Erhalt uns, Herr")
Psalm 27: R./ The Lord is my light and my salvation (Proulx/Gelineau)
Gospel Acclamation "Vexilla Regis" (BMP) (PDF)
Offertory hymn: O wondrous type, O vision fair ("Wareham")
Communion music:
- (11:15): Ave Verum (Perosi)
- (all others): R./ Tell no one about the vision you have seen until the Son of Man has risen from the dead (BMP) (PDF)
Meditation hymn: Blest are the pure in heart ("Franconia")
Recessional hymn: There is a green hill far away ("Horsley")

Quod scripsi, scripsi!
BMP

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

The Three-Day Weekend and Ash Wednesday

MUSIC FOR HOLY MASS

Ordinary (for the three-day weekend):
Gloria: recited or Holy Angels Mass (BMP) (Info with links to PDF's) (omitted on Friday)
Sanctus and Agnus Dei: Mass for Christian Unity (Jan Vermulst)
Memorial Acclamation: We proclaim your death, O Lord... - Holy Angels Mass (BMP)

Alleluia: Marier

The rest:

Sacred Heart Community Mass (First Friday)
Friday, III-1, at 6 PM

Entrance hymn: O Sacred Heart, O Love Divine
Psalm 119: R./ Guide me, Lord, in the way of your commands (Psalm Tone 8G)
Offertory anthem: Panis Angelicus (Hungarian tune)
Communion responsory: R./ I will sing to your Name, O Most High (Adam Bartlett)
Recessional hymn: To Jesus' Heart, all-burning ("Cor Amoris")

Sunday VIII of the Year
Saturday, III-2, at 5 PM; Sunday, III-3, at 7:30, 9, and 11:15 AM

Entrance hymn: Alleluia! sing to Jesus ("Hyfrydol")
Psalm 92: R./ Lord, it is good to give thanks to you (Sam Schmitt)
Offertory hymn: Christ is the King ("Gelobt sei Gott")
Communion music:
- (11:15) Alleluia! song of gladness ("Dulce Carmen")
- (all others) R./ I will sing unto the Lord who has dealt bountifully with me (BMP) (PDF)
Meditation hymn: At the Name of Jesus ("King's Weston") (vv. 1-3)
Recessional hymn: Ye watchers and ye holy ones ("Lasst uns Erfreuen")

Ash Wednesday
Wednesday, III-6, at 9 AM, 12 noon, and 6:30 PM

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

Gospel Acclamation: Vexilla Regis (BMP) (PDF)

The rest:
Entrance hymn: Lord, who throughout these forty days ("St. Flavian")
Psalm 51: R./ Be merciful, O Lord, for we have sinned (Alexander Peloquin)
Offertory hymn: Our Father, we have wandered ("Passion Chorale")
Communion responsory: Attende, Domine (Mode V)
Distribution of Ashes: Parce, Domine (Mode I or Rossini, depending on singers' availability)

Quod scripsi, scripsi!
BMP

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Sundays VI and VII at Sacred Heart

MUSIC FOR HOLY MASS

Ordinary:
Gloria: recited or Holy Angels Mass (BMP) (Info with links to PDF's)
Sanctus and Agnus Dei: Mass for Christian Unity (Vermulst)
Memorial Acclamation: We proclaim your death, O Lord... - Holy Angels Mass (BMP)

Alleluia: Marier

The rest:

Sunday VI (February 17)

Entrance hymn: To the Name of our salvation ("Oriel")
Psalm 1: R./ Blessed are they who hope in the Lord (BMP) (PDF)
Offertory hymn: O Jesus, I have promised ("Day of Rest")
Communion music:
- (11:15): Adoro Te, O Panis Caelice (Louvain)
- (all others) Psalm 78: R./ They ate, and they were fully satisfièd (BMP) (PDF)
Meditation hymn: Blest are the pure in heart ("Franconia")
Recessional hymn: Jesus, Name all names above ("St. Theoctistus")

Sunday VII (February 24)

Entrance hymn: Love divine, all loves excelling ("Hyfrydol")
Psalm 103: R./ The Lord is kind and merciful (BMP) (PDF)
Offertory hymn: Father, we thank thee, who hast planted ("Rendez a Dieu")
Communion music:
- (11:15): He shall feed his flock (Handel)
- (all others): Psalm 9: R./ I will sing to your Name, O Most High (Bartlett)
Meditation hymn: What wondrous love is this ("Wondrous Love")
Recessional hymn: Sing praise to God who reigns above ("Mit Freuden Zart")

Quod scripsi, scripsi!
BMP

Thursday, February 7, 2019

Sunday V at Sacred Heart

MUSIC FOR HOLY MASS

Ordinary:
Gloria: recited or Holy Angels Mass (BMP) (Info with links to PDF's)
Sanctus and Agnus Dei: Mass for Christian Unity (Vermulst)
Memorial Acclamation: We proclaim your death, O Lord... - Holy Angels Mass (BMP)

Alleluia: Marier

The rest:
Entrance hymn: Christ for the world, we sing ("Italian Hymn")
Psalm 138: R./ In the sight of the angels I will sing your praises, Lord (BMP) (PDF)
Offertory hymn: Fight the good fight ("Mendon")
Communion music:
- (11:15) Adoro Te Devote (Mode V)
- (all others) Psalm 43: R./ I will go to the altar of God; praise the God of my joy (Gelineau)
Meditation hymn: Take my life and let it be ("Hollingside")
Recessional hymn: Jesus shall reign ("Duke Street")

Quod scripsi, scripsi!
BMP

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

The Three-Day Weekend at Sacred Heart

This Friday is our First Friday Sacred Heart Community Mass.  This will be the Vigil (anticipated, that is) Mass for the Presentation of the Lord.

MUSIC FOR HOLY MASS

Ordinary:
Gloria: recited or Holy Angels Mass (BMP) (Info with links to PDF's)
Sanctus and Agnus Dei: Mass for Christian Unity (Vermulst)
Memorial Acclamation: We proclaim your death, O Lord... - Holy Angels Mass (BMP)

Alleluia: Marier

The rest...

Sacred Heart Community Mass
Presentation of the Lord in the Temple (anticipated)
Friday, II-1, at 6 PM

Entrance Antiphon: The Lord will come to us (music: "Lumen ad revelationem gentium")
Processional Hymn: Lift up your heads, ye mighty gates ("Truro")
Psalm 24: R./ Who is this King of glory? It is the Lord! (Laird) (PDF)
Offertory Hymn: Hail to the Lord who comes ("Old 120th")
Communion Responsory: R./ He would not see death before he had seen Christ the Lord (BMP) (PDF)
Meditation Hymn: In his temple now behold him ("St. Thomas")
Recessional Hymn: O Sion, open wide thy gates ("Bedford")

Sunday IV of the Year
Saturday, II-2, at 5 PM; Sunday, II-3, at 7:30. 9, and 11:15 AM

Entrance Hymn: Love divine, all loves excelling ("Hyfrydol")
Psalm 71: R./  I will sing of your salvation (Marier)
Offertory Hymn: I heard the voice of Jesus say ("Kingsfold")
Communion music:
- (11:15): Ubi Caritas (Mode VI)
- (all others): R./ Let your face shine down upon your servant (BMP) (PDF)
Meditation Hymn: How good the Name of Jesus sounds ("St. Peter")
Recessional Hymn: The Kingdom of God ("Laudate Dominum")

Quod scripsi, scripsi!
BMP

Thursday, January 24, 2019

Sunday III at Sacred Heart

MUSIC FOR HOLY MASS

Ordinary:
Gloria: recited or Holy Angels Mass (BMP) (Info with links to PDF's)
Sanctus and Agnus Dei: Mass for Christian Unity (Vermulst)
Memorial Acclamation: We proclaim your death, O Lord... - Holy Angels Mass (BMP)

Alleluia: Marier

The rest:
Entrance hymn: Christ is made the sure foundation ("Westminster Abbey")
Psalm 19: R./ Your words, Lord, are spirit and life (BMP) (PDF)
Offertory hymn: Come, Holy Ghost ("Lambillotte")
Communion music:
- (11:15) In thee is gladness ("In der ist Freude"; Gastoldi)
- (all others) (Psalm 81): R./ Be not sad, for the joy of the Lord is our strength (BMP) (PDF)
Meditation hymn: To Christ the Prince of Peace ("Narenza")
Recessional hymn: Rejoice, the Lord is King ("Darwall's 148th")

Quod scripsi, scripsi!
BMP

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Sunday II at Sacred Heart

MUSIC FOR HOLY MASS

Ordinary:
Gloria: recited or Holy Angels Mass (BMP) (Info with links to PDF's)
Sanctus and Agnus Dei: Mass for Christian Unity (Vermulst)
Memorial Acclamation: We proclaim your death, O Lord... - Holy Angels Mass (BMP)

Alleluia: Marier

The rest:
Entrance hymn: Hail, holy Queen enthroned above ("Salve Regina Caelitum")
Psalm 96: R./ Proclaim his marvelous deeds to all the nations (Weber, from his collection of additional Psalms included in the Ignatius Pew Missal)
Offertory hymn: Sing we of the blessed Mother ("Omni Die Dic Mariae")
Music during Communion:
- (11:15): Cantate Domino canticum novum (d'Indy)
- (all others): Fill the jars with water and bring some to the master of the feast (BMP) (PDF)
Meditation hymn: Ave Maria (chant, Mode I)
Recessional hymn: Tell out, my soul ("Woodlands")

Quod scripsi, scripsi!
BMP

Friday, January 11, 2019

Baptism of the Lord at Sacred Heart

MUSIC FOR HOLY MASS

Ordinary of the Mass:
- Mass of the Shepherds (Gloria, Sanctus, Agnus) (11:15)
- Mass VIII (Gloria, Sanctus, Agnus) (all others)
- Mortem tuam annuntiamus, Domine (Memorial Acclamation)
- Dresden Amen

The rest:
Entrance hymn: On Jordan's Bank ("Winchester New")
Psalm 104: R./ O bless the Lord, my soul (BMP) (PDF)
Alleluia "Divinum Mysterium" (BMP) (PDF)
Offertory hymn: Hark! a thrilling voice is sounding ("Morton")
Communion music:
- Psalm 29: R./ All who have been baptized in Christ, you have put on Christ, alleluia (BMP) (PDF)
- (11:15): Blest be the God of Israel (BMP) ("Forest Green"; text by J. Quinn, SJ)
Meditation hymn: Let all mortal flesh keep silence ("Picardy")
Recessional hymn: Songs of thankfulness and praise ("Salzburg")

Quod scripsi, scripsi!
BMP