Sunday, April 20, 2014

A Holy And Blessed Pascha To All! Christ Is Risen!

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Christus resurrexit! Resurrexit vere!
Χριστός ἀνέστη! Ἀληθῶς ἀνέστη!
! המשיח קם! באמת קם

Saturday, April 19, 2014

Resurrection of Our Lord & Saviour Jesus Christ (the Solemnity of Solemnities)

For April 20, 2014 which is the Resurrection of OLJC, we are going to sing:
  1. Procession: O Filii Et Filiae
  2. Vidi aquam
  3. Introit: Resurrexi
  4. Kyrie I
  5. Gloria I
  6. Gradual: Haec dies
  7. Alleluia: Pascha nostrum
  8. Sequence: Victimae paschali laudes
  9. Credo III
  10. Offertory: Terra tremuit
  11. Offertory hymn: Regina Caeli (A. Lotti)
  12. Sanctus I
  13. Agnus Dei I
  14. Communion: Pascha nostrum with Ps 117: 1, 2, 5, 8, 10, 11, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17,
    21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 28, 29

  15. Recession: The Strife Is O'er
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Paschal Vigil

For April 19, 2014 which is the Paschal Vigil, we are going to sing:
  1. Canticle: Cantemus Domino
  2. Canticle: Vinea facta est
  3. Canticle: Attende caelum
  4. Litany of the Saints (until "Omnes Sancti et Sanctae Dei, intercedite pro nobis")
  5. Canticle: Sicut cervus
  6. Litany of the Saints (cont. from "Propitius esto, parce nobis Domine")
  7. Kyrie I
  8. Gloria I
  9. Alleluia: Confitemini Domino
  10. Tract: Laudate Dominum
  11. Offertory hymn: Regina Caeli (A. Lotti)
  12. Sanctus I
  13. Communion hymn: O Filii Et Filiae
  14. Communion: Alleluia (repeat after the end of Laudate Dominum)
  15. Antiphon: Et valde mane
  16. Canticle: Benedictus Dominus (repeat Antiphon Et valde mane at the end)
  17. Recession: The Strife Is O'er
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Good Friday

For April 18, 2014 which is Good Friday, we are going to sing the following:
  1. Responsorium I: Domine audivi
  2. Responsorium II: Eripe me, Domine
  3. Responses to Ecce lignum Crucis in ascending tone: Venite adoremus (1) (2) (3)
  4. Improperia: Popule meus (during solemn adoration of the Cross)
  5. Antiphon: Crucem tuam (during solemn adoration of the Cross)
  6. Hymn: Crux fidelis (during solemn adoration of the Cross)
  7. Antiphon I: Adoramus te Christe (when the Blessed Sacrament is returned to the altar)
  8. Antiphon II: Per lignum (when the Blessed Sacrament is returned to the altar)
  9. Antiphon III: Salvator mundi, salva nos (when the Blessed Sacrament is returned to the altar)
  10. Communion: Psalm 21
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Maundy Thursday

For April 17, 2014 which is Maundy Thursday, we are going to sing:
  1. Introit: Nos autem gloriari
  2. Kyrie IV
  3. Gloria IV
  4. Gradual: Christus factus est
  5. Antiphon: Mandatum novum
  6. Antiphon: Postquam surrexit Dominus
  7. Antiphon: Dominus Iesus
  8. Antiphon: Domine, tu mihi lavas pedes
  9. Antiphon: Si ego Dominus
  10. Antiphon: In hoc cognoscent omnes
  11. Antiphon: Maneant in vobis
  12. Antiphon: Ubi caritas
  13. Offertory: Dextera Domini
  14. Offertory hymn: Benedictus Qui Venit
  15. Sanctus IV
  16. Agnus Dei IV (end with "miserere nobis" instead of "dona nobis pacem")
  17. Communion: Dominus Iesus with Psalm 101: 2–3, 5, 18
During translation of the Most Blessed Sacrament to the altar of repose:
  1. Hymn: Pange lingua gloriosi
During stripping of the altar:
  1. Antiphon: Diviserunt and Psalm 21 (Deus, Deus meus)
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Wednesday, April 09, 2014

Palm Sunday

For April 13, 2014 which is the 2nd Sunday in Passiontide (Palm Sunday), we are going to sing:
  1. Antiphon: Hosanna filio David (before blessing of palms)
  2. Antiphon: Pueri Hebraeorum, portantes (during distribution of blessed palms) followed by Psalm 23
  3. Antiphon: Pueri Hebraeorum, vestimenta (during distribution of blessed palms) followed by Psalm 46
  4. Antiphon: Cum angelis (during procession)
  5. Hymn to Christ the King: All Glory, Laud And Honour (during procession)
  6. Hymn to Christ the King: Gloria, laus (during procession nearing the door of the church)
  7. Responsory: Ingrediente Domino (on return to the church)
  8. Introit: Domine, ne longe facias
  9. Kyrie XVII A
  10. Gradual: Tenuisti manum
  11. Tract: Deus, Deus meus
  12. Credo IV
  13. Offertory: Improperium
  14. Offertory hymn: Vexilla Regis Prodeunt
  15. Sanctus XVII
  16. Agnus Dei XVII
  17. Communion: Pater, si non potest followed by Ps 21: 2, 3, 5, 7, 15cd, 17ab, 17c–18,
    22, 23, 24, 28, 30c–31a, 31b–32
  18. Recession: To Jesus Christ, Our Sov'reign King
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Wednesday, April 02, 2014

Passion Sunday

For April 6, 2014 which is Passion Sunday (1st Sunday of Passiontide), we are going to sing:
  1. Procession: Blessed Lamb
  2. Asperges me
  3. Introit: Iudica me, Deus
  4. Kyrie XVII A
  5. Gradual: Eripe me, Domine
  6. Tract: Saepe expugnaverunt
  7. Credo IV
  8. Offertory: Confitebor tibi, Domine
  9. Offertory hymn: Vexilla Regis Prodeunt
  10. Sanctus XVII
  11. Agnus Dei XVII
  12. Communion: Hoc corpus with Ps 22: 1–2a, 2b–3a, 3b, 4ab, 4cd, 5ab, 5cd, 6ab
  13. Recession: Crown Him With Many Crowns
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Monday, March 24, 2014

Fourth Sunday in Lent

For March 30, 2014 which is the Fourth Sunday in Lent, we are going to sing:
  1. Procession: Nearer, My God, to Thee
  2. Asperges me
  3. Introit: Laetare Ierusalem
  4. Kyrie XVII A
  5. Gradual: Laetatus sum
  6. Tract: Qui confidunt
  7. Credo III
  8. Offertory: Laudate Dominum
  9. Offertory hymn: Cor, Arca Legem Continens
  10. Sanctus XVII
  11. Agnus Dei XVII
  12. Communion: Ierusalem, quae aedificatur with Psalm 121:3,4
  13. Recession: Adoramus Te Christe
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