Wednesday, December 16, 2020

Past, Present, and Future

Following are the lists for the Third Sunday of Advent (which I forgot to post last week, mea maxima culpa), the Fourth Sunday of Advent (this coming weekend), and Christmas.

The Masses for Christmas Eve are at 5:00 and 10:00 PM.  The Masses for Christmas Day are at 9:00 and 11:15 AM.


Kyrie, Sanctus, and Agnus Dei: Mass XVII
Mortem tuam annuntiamus, Domine
Amen (adapted from Sanctus VIII)
Gloria, Sanctus, and Agnus Dei:
- (5:00 PM, 9:00 and 11:15 AM): Mass of the Shepherds (Pietro Yon)
- (10:00 PM): Mass VIII
Mortem tuam annuntiamus, Domine
Dresden Amen

Hymns, etc.:

Third Sunday of Advent (last weekend)

Hark! a thrilling voice is sounding ("Merton")
Responsorial Psalm: My soul rejoices in my God (Fr. Samuel Weber, OSB)
Alleluia "Conditor Alme Siderum" (BMP, adapted from Mode IV)
On Jordan's bank ("Winchester New")
Communion: Magnificat (Tone VIII) (11:15: alternating tone by Ciro Grassi)
Hark! the glad sound ("Bristol")
O come, O come, Emmanuel ("Veni, Veni, Emmanuel"/Mode I)

Fourth Sunday of Advent (this weekend)

O come, O come, Emmanuel ("Veni, Veni, Emmanuel"/Mode I)
Psalm 89: For ever I will sing the goodness of the Lord (BMP) (PDF)
Alleluia "Conditor Alme Siderum" (BMP, adapted from Mode IV) (PDF)
Joseph dearest, Joseph mine ("Resonet in Laudibus") (Listen)
Communion: Behold, a Virgin shall conceive and bear a Son, and his Name shall be call├Ęd Emmanuel (BMP) (PDF)
Ave Maria (Mode I) (Listen)
O come, divine Messiah ("Venez, Divin Messie")

Christmas: The Nativity of the Lord

Pre-Mass (before the 5:00 Mass on Christmas Eve and the 11:15 Mass on Christmas Day):
1. Tu scendi dalle stelle (Traditional Italian)
2. Ninna Nanna di Natale (Traditional Italian)
3. Gaudete Christus est Natus (Piae Cantationes, 1582, arr. BMP)

Mass (ALL Masses):
O come, all ye faithful ("Adeste Fideles")
Psalm 96: Today is born our Savior (Richard Proulx/Joseph Gelineau)
Alleluia "Divinum Mysterium" (BMP, adapted from Mode V) (PDF)
Hark! the herald angels sing ("Mendelssohn")
- (5:00, 9:00, 11:15): Break forth, O beauteous heavenly light (Johann Schop, arr. J.S. Bach)
- (10:00): The word of God became Man; we have seen his glory (Fr. Samuel Weber, OSB)
Silent Night ("Stille Nacht")
Joy to the world ("Antioch")

Quod scripsi, scripsi!