Sunday Liturgy

First Sunday of Advent

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Introductory Rites:

Entrance Antiphon: ”God With Us” [Michael Ward]
Sign of the Cross & Greeting
Penitential Act
Kyrie “Kyrie Salve”

Liturgy of the Word:

First Reading: Isaiah 2:1-5 “The Lord will gather all nations into the eternal peace of the Kingdom of God.”  
Responsorial Psalm: Psalm 122 “I rejoiced when I heard them say, “Let us go to the house of the Lord.” [Robert M. Mondoy]
Second Reading: Romans 13:11-14 “Our Salvation is nearer.”
Gospel Acclamation: “Alleluia, alleluia!  Alleluia, alleluia!” [David Haas]
Gospel: Matthew 24:37-44 “Stay awake, that you may be prepared!
Profession of Faith
Universal Prayer

Liturgy of the Eucharist: Preparation of the Altar and the Gifts  “Creator of the Stars of Night”  [Conditor Alme Siderum]
Prayer Over the Offerings

Mystery of Faith
Doxology and Amen

Communion Rite:

Lord’s Prayer and Final Doxology
Rite of Peace

Litany for the Breaking of the Bread
Invitation to Communion
Communion Hymn:
“Maranatha”  [Gerard Chiusano]
Prayer After Communion

Concluding Rites:

St. Joseph’s Prayer

Solemn Blessing
Closing Hymn:
“Savior of the Nations, Come”  [Salzburg]

Sunday Mass Celebrant

Mass Times Celebrant
5:00pm (Saturday Vigil) Fr. Pascual
6:00am Fr. Leonard
8:00am Fr. Pascual
10:00am Fr. Leonard
12:00pm (Noon) Fr. Pascual
6:00pm Fr. Leonard