Ascension of the Lord

In many dioceses, particularly in the Eastern United States and in Nebraska, the Ascension is celebrated as a Holy Day of Obligation on the Thursday after the Sixth Sunday of Easter.  In many other dioceses, however, it is moved in place of the Seventh Sunday of Easter.

INTROIT
Psalm 151: #158, w/parts for two B-flat trumpets, B-flat trombone or F horn, and timpani

CHANT AFTER FIRST READING
Responsorial Psalm
Psalm 151: #159, w/parts for two B-flat trumpets, B-flat trombone or F horn, and timpani

CHANT BEFORE GOSPEL
Alleluia
Psalm 151: #127, V./ for the Ascension
- w/parts for two B-flat trumpets, B-flat trombone or F horn, and timpani

OFFERTORY
Psalm 151: #159 or #160
- both w/parts for two B-flat trumpets, B-flat trombone or F horn, and timpani

COMMUNION
Psalm 151: Year A: #161; (Year B) #162; (Year C) #163