33rd Sunday of the Year (Year C, 2013)

Sunday, 17 November 2013

Entrance Thy hand, O God, has guided
Kyrie Mass of the Redeemer (mcb)
Gloria Mass of the Most Sacred Heart (Jacob Bancks)
Psalm Ps 97 (Eugene Monaghan)
Gospel Acclamation Alleluia Mode 2 (plainchant)
Preparation of the Gifts Beati Quorum (Charles Villiers Stanford, 1852-1924)
Sanctus, Acclamation, Amen Mass of the Redeemer (mcb)
Agnus Dei Mass of the Redeemer (mcb)
Communion Wait for the Lord (Taizé)
Postcommunion The Lamb (John Tavener, 1944-2013)
Recessional O Jesus Christ, remember

The sentiment of today’s Communion antiphon

To be near God is my happiness,
to place my hope in God the Lord.

was not too far from that of Stanford’s Beati Quorum:

Happy are those whose way is pure,
who walk in the way of the Lord.

Tavener’s The Lamb marked his untimely death earlier in the week.

No comments:

Post a Comment