DECEMBER 25: Christmas (The Nativity of Our Lord)

INTROIT
Psalm 151: (Vigil) #5a; (at Night) #5f; (at Dawn) #5k; (during the Day) #36
Hymn: (during the Day) To us a child of hope is born

CHANT AFTER FIRST READING
Responsorial Psalm
Psalm 151: (Vigil) #4c V./ 2-4; (at Night) *#5g; (at Dawn) #5l; (during the Day) #37 V./ 1-4
* (at Night) w/parts for two B-flat trumpets, handbells, and timpani
Gradual
Psalm 151: (Vigil) #5b (at Night) #5h V./ 1-2; (at Dawn) #5m; (during the Day) #37 V./ 2

CHANT BEFORE GOSPEL
Alleluia
Psalm 151: #5c, V./ follow respective Mass
All of Christmas Season in one batch (Roman Missal versicles only)

OFFERTORY
Psalm 151: (Vigil) #5d; (at Night) *#5i; (at Dawn) #5n; (during the Day) #38
* (at Night) w/parts for two B-flat trumpets, B-flat trombone or F horn, and timpani
Hymn: (at Dawn) The Lord almighty reigns (V./ 2, in particular)

COMMUNION
Psalm 151: (Vigil) #5e V./ 2-4; (at Night) #5j; (at Dawn) #5o; (during the Day) #37 V./ 1, 4, 5, 6