Friday, May 27, 2022

December 25: CHRISTMAS - THE NATIVITY OF THE LORD (Solemnity)

KEY:
CVG = Christus Vincit Gradual
P151 = Psalm 151

AT THE VIGIL MASS
Introit - Today you will know (CVG: B-101; P151: 5-a)
Responsorial Psalm - For ever I will sing (CVG: B-102; P151: 5-b)
Alleluia - Tomorrow the wickedness of the world (CVG: B-103; P151: 5-d)
Offertory - O princes, lift up your gates (CVG: B-104; P151: 5-e)
Communion - The glory of the Lord (CVG: B-105; P151: 5-f)

AT THE MASS AT NIGHT
Introit - The Lord said unto me (CVG: B-106; P151: 5-g)
Responsorial Psalm
- Today is born our Savior (CVG: B-107, P151: 5-h)
- - Includes parts for two trumpets, handbells, and timpani.
Alleluia - I proclaim to you (CVG: B-108; P151: 5-d)
Offertory
- Laetentur caeli (CVG: B-109, P151: 5-j)
- - Includes parts for two trumpets, trombone or horn, and timpani.
Communion - Amidst the splendors (CVG: B-110; P151: 5-k)

AT THE MASS AT DAWN
Introit - A light will shine (Ps. 93) (CVG: B-111; P151: 5-l)
Responsorial Psalm - A light will shine (Ps. 97) (CVG: B-112; P151: 5-m)
Alleluia - Glory to God (CVG: B-113; P151: 5-d)
Offertory
- Your throne stands firm (CVG: B-114)
- For God has made the world firm (P151: 5-o)
Communion - Exult, O daughter of Sion (CVG: B-115; P151: 5-p)

AT THE MASS DURING THE DAY
Introit
- To us a Child of hope is born (CVG: B-116)
 - Unto us a Child is born (P151: 5-q)
Responsorial Psalm - All the ends of the earth (CVG: B-117; P151: 5-r)
Alleluia - A holy day has dawned (CVG: B-118; P151: 5-d)
Offertory - Yours are the heavens (CVG: B-119; P151: 5-s)
Communion - All the ends of the earth (CVG: B-120; P151: 5-t)