Sunday, April 26, 2020

Liturgical Index: SEVENTH WEEK OF EASTER

NOTE: If Ascension is moved to Sunday in your (arch)diocese, see The Ascension of the Lord for all Sunday Propers.

SUNDAY (if not Ascension)

Introit: Hearken, O Lord
Responsorial Psalm:
- Year A; I believe
- Year B: The Lord has set his throne
- Year C: The Lord is King
Alleluia "O Filii et Filiae" - Set VII, versicle 29
Parts for 2 Trumpets (B-flat), Trombone or Horn (F), and Timpani
Offertory: God mounts his throne | Parts for 2 Trumpets (B-flat), Trombone or Horn (F), and Timpani
- (ad libitum:) This Jesus | Parts for 2 Trumpets (B-flat), Trombone or Horn (F), and Timpani
Communion: Father, now I come to you

MONDAY

Introit:
- if Ascension falls on Thursday: Rejoice fully
- if Ascension falls on Sunday: same as Sunday (if not Ascension)
Responsorial Psalm: Sing to God (I)
Alleluia "O Filii et Filiae" - Set III, versicle 3
Parts for 2 Trumpets (B-flat), Trombone or Horn (F), and Timpani
Offertory:
- if Ascension falls on Thursday: Praise the Lord
- if Ascension falls on Sunday: same as Sunday (if not Ascension)
Communion:
- if Ascension falls on Thursday: The Spirit who proceeds
- if Ascension falls on Sunday: same as Sunday (if not Ascension)

TUESDAY

Introit:
- if Ascension falls on Thursday: You made a passage
- if Ascension falls on Sunday: He heard my voice
Responsorial Psalm: Sing to God (II)
Alleluia "O Filii et Filiae" - Set VII, versicle 28
Parts for 2 Trumpets (B-flat), Trombone or Horn (F), and Timpani
Offertory:
- if Ascension falls on Thursday: I will meditate
- if Ascension falls on Sunday: I will give great thanks
Communion:
- if Ascension falls on Thursday: The Holy Spirit will teach you
- if Ascension falls on Sunday: Your heart will rejoice

WEDNESDAY

Introit: My mouth shall be filled with praise
Responsorial Psalm: Sing to God (III)
Alleluia "O Filii et Filiae" - Set VIII, versicle 32
Parts for 2 Trumpets (B-flat), Trombone or Horn (F), and Timpani
Offertory: God mounts his throne | Parts for 2 Trumpets (B-flat), Trombone or Horn (F), and Timpani
Communion: same as Sunday (if not Ascension)

THURSDAY

Introit: same as Monday (if Ascension falls on Thursday)
Responsorial Psalm: Keep me safe
Alleluia "O Filii et Filiae" - Set VIII, versicle 33
- Parts for 2 Trumpets (B-flat), Trombone or Horn (F), and Timpani immediately following Set II
Offertory and Communion: same as Monday (if Ascension falls on Thursday)

FRIDAY

Introit: same as Tuesday (if Ascension falls on Thursday)
Responsorial Psalm: same as Sunday, Year B
Alleluia "O Filii et Filiae" - Set VI, versicle 22
Parts for 2 Trumpets (B-flat), Trombone or Horn (F), and Timpani
Offertory: same as Tuesday (if Ascension falls on Thursday)
Communion: O Lord, you know all things

SATURDAY (morning Masses only)

Introit: same as Wednesday
Responsorial Psalm: The just will gaze
Alleluia "O Filii et Filiae" - Set VII, versicle 29
Parts for 2 Trumpets (B-flat), Trombone or Horn (F), and Timpani
Offertory: same as Wednesday
Communion: The Spirit breathes