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Psalter

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6:45 AM

 

Cantor

 

O God, come to my assistance.

 

Response

 

O Lord, make haste to help me.

 

 

Doxology

 

Praise the Father, the Son and Holy Spirit,

both now and for ever,

 

The God who is, who was, and is to come,

at the end of the ages.

 

 

 

Invitatory Psalm 66

 

O God, be gracious and bless us

and let your face shed its light upon us.

 

So will your ways be known upon earth

and all nations learn your saving help.

 

Let the peoples praise you, O God;

let all the peoples praise you.

 

Let the nations be glad and exult

for you rule the world with justice.

 

With fairness you rule the peoples,

you guide the nations on earth.

 

Let the peoples praise you, O God;

let all the peoples praise you.

 

The earth has yielded its fruit

for God, our God, has blessed us.

 

May God still give us his blessing

till the ends of the earth revere him.

 

Let the peoples praise you, O God;

let all the peoples praise you.

 

 

Doxology

 

Praise the Father, the Son and Holy Spirit,

both now and for ever,

 

The God who is, who was, and is to come,

at the end of the ages.

 

 

Hymn

(Varies)

 

O splendor of the Father’s ray

Extending to us light from light

O Light of Light, O Source of Life

O Day who made the light of day

 

O come True Son and live in us

Spread your eternal light on us

And may the Spirit’s radiance shine

To guide our senses on this day

 

The golden dawn brings on the sun

May the True Son arise in us

The Son is with the Father one

The Father also with the Son

 

Praised be the Father and the Son

And Holy Spirit equally

The Triune Godhead Three in One

Now and for all eternity

 

Amen

 

 

Psalm 50

 

Have mercy on me, God, in your kindness.

In your compassion, blot out my offense.

 

O wash me more and more from my guilt

and cleanse me from my sin.

 

My offenses truly I know them;

my sin is always before me.

 

Against you, you alone, have I sinned;

what is evil in your sight I have done.

 

That you may be justified when you give sentence

and be without reproach when you judge,

 

O see, in guilt I was born,

a sinner was I conceived.

 

Indeed you love truth in the heart;

then in the secret of my heart teach me wisdom.

 

O purify me, then I shall be clean;

O wash me, I shall be whiter than snow.

 

Make me hear rejoicing and gladness,

that the bones you have crushed may thrill.

 

From my sins turn away your face

and blot out all my guilt.

 

A pure heart create for me, O God,

put a steadfast spirit within  me.

 

Do not cast me away from your presence,

nor deprive me of your holy spirit.

 

Give me again the joy of your help;

with a spirit of fervor sustain me,

 

that I may teach transgressors your ways

and sinners may return to you.

 

O rescue me, God, my helper,

and my tongue shall ring out your goodness.

 

O Lord, open my lips

and my mouth shall declare your praise.

 

For in sacrifice you take no delight,

burnt offering from me you would refuse,

 

my sacrifice, a contrite spirit.

A humbled, contrite heart you will not spurn.

 

In your goodness, show favor to Zion:

rebuild the walls of Jerusalem.

 

Then you will be pleased with lawful sacrifice, 

burnt offerings wholly consumed,

then you will be offered young bulls on your altar.

 

 

 

Doxology

 

Praise the Father, the Son and Holy Spirit,

both now and for ever,

 

The God who is, who was, and is to come,

at the end of the ages.

 

 

Psalm 117

 

Give thanks to the Lord for he is good,

for his love endures for ever.

 

Let the sons of Israel say:

‘His love endures for ever.’

 

Let the sons of Aaron say:

‘His love endures for ever.’

 

Let those who fear the Lord say:

‘His love endures for ever.’

 

I called to the Lord in my distress;

he answered and freed me.

 

The Lord is at my side; I do not fear.

What can man do against me?

 

The Lord is at my side as my helper;

I shall look down on my foes.

 

It is better to take refuge in the Lord

than to trust in men:

 

it is better to take refuge in the Lord

than to trust in princes.

 

The nations all encompassed me;

in the Lord’s name I crushed them.

 

They compassed me, compassed me about;

in the Lord’s name I crushed them.

 

They compassed me about like bees

they blazed like a fire among thorns,

In the Lord’s name I crushed them.

 

I was thrust down, thrust down and falling

but the Lord was my helper.

 

The Lord is my strength and my song;

he was my savior.

 

There are shouts of joy and victory

in the tents of the just.

 

The Lord’s right hand has triumphed;

his right hand raised me.

 

The Lord’s right hand has triumphed 

I shall not die, I shall live

and recount his deeds.

 

I was punished, I was punished by the Lord,

but not doomed to die.

 

Open to me the gates of holiness:

I will enter and give thanks.

 

This is the Lord’s own gate

where the just may enter.

 

I will thank you for you have answered

and you are my savior.

 

The stone which the builders rejected

has become the corner stone.

 

this is the work of the Lord,

a marvel in our eyes.

 

This day was made by the Lord;

we rejoice and are glad.

 

O Lord, grant us salvation,

O Lord, grant success.

 

Blessed in the name of the Lord

is he who comes.

 

We bless you from the house of the Lord;

the Lord God is our light.

 

Go forward in procession with branches

even to the altar.

 

You are my God, I thank You.

My God, I praise you.

 

Give thanks to the Lord for he is good;

for his love endures for ever.

 

 

Doxology

 

Praise the Father, the Son and Holy Spirit,

both now and for ever,

 

The God who is, who was, and is to come,

at the end of the ages.

 

 

Short Reading

Ezek 36:25-27

(varies)

 

I will sprinkle clean water upon you, and you shall be clean from all your uncleanliness, and from all your idols I will cleanse you.  A new heart I will give you, and a new spirit I will put within you; and I will remove from your body the heart of stone and give you a heart of flesh.  I will put my spirit within you, and make you follow my statutes and be careful to observe my ordinances.

 

 

Responsorial Psalm

 

Christ, Son of the living God, have mercy on us.

Christ, Son of the living God, have mercy on us.

 

You are seated at the right hand of the Father. 

Christ, Son of the living God, have mercy on us.

 

Praise the Father, the Son and Holy Spirit,

both now and for ever,

 

The God who is, who was, and is to come,

at the end of the ages.

.

 

Christ, Son of the living God, have mercy on us.

 

 

Benedictus Antiphon

 

The throne of God and of the Lamb

will be in its place in the city;

 

his servants will worship him,

and it will never be night again.

 

  

Song of Zachary

 

Blessed be the Lord, the God of Israel !

He has visited his people and redeemed them.

 

He has raised up for us a mighty savior

in the house of David his servant,

 

As he promised by the lips of holy men,

those who were his prophets from of old.

 

A savior who would free us from our foes,

from the hands of all who hate us.

 

So his love for our fathers is fulfilled

and his holy covenant remembered.

 

He swore to Abraham our father 

to grant us that, free from fear,

and saved from the hands of our foes,

 

We might serve him in holiness and justice

all the days of your life in his presence.

 

As for you, little child, you shall be called

a prophet of God, the Most High.

 

You shall go ahead of the Lord,

to prepare his ways before him.

 

To make known to his people their salvation

through the forgiveness of their sins,

 

The loving-kindness of the heart of our God

who visits us like the dawn from on high.

 

He will give light to those in darkness, 

those who dwell in the shadow of death,

and guide us into the way of peace.

 

 

 Doxology

 

Praise the Father, the Son and Holy Spirit,

both now and for ever,

 

The God who is, who was, and is to come,

at the end of the ages.

 

 

Intercessions

(varies)

 

Praise to you, Lord our God,

for you are ever faithful to your word.

Have mercy on us and listen as we pray:

 

Lord, hear our prayer!

 

Lord, creator of heaven and earth,

give us a spirit of thanksgiving

at the dawning of this day.

 

Lord, hear our prayer!

 

Fill us with grateful joy on this Sunday,

as we celebrate with all the church

the victory your Son has won for us.

 

Lord, hear our prayer!

 

Diffuse the light of your Son’s Resurrection

to all the people of the world.

 

Lord, hear our prayer!

 

May your Spirit teach us to do your will,

and may your wisdom guide us.

 

Lord, hear our prayer!

 

Keep us from falling victim to evil today,

and help us overcome evil with good.

 

Lord, hear our prayer!

 

Send your Spirit to all who have died in the faith (especially…………..).

 

Lead them to the new risen life, forever and ever.

 

 

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Let us pray in the words Christ taught us:

 

Our Father,

who art in heaven,

hallowed be thy name,

 Thy kingdom come,

thy will be done on earth

as it is in heaven.

 Give us this day our daily bread;

and forgive us our trespasses

as we forgive those

who trespass against us;

 and lead us not into temptation,

but deliver us from evil.

 

 

Concluding Prayer

(varies)

 

God of the universe, when you raised your servant Jesus,

you made him the light of the nations.

May the salvation he brings us

shine out to the ends of the earth,

and may your name be blessed forever and ever.

  

Amen

 

 

 Dismissal

 

May the Lord bless us,

keep away all evil,

and lead us to eternal life

 

Amen

 

Let us bless the Lord.

 

Thanks be to God..