Mass for the Nativity of the Lord (December 25, 2022)

Welcome to the 4 p.m. Vigil Mass for the Nativity of the Lord (December 24, 2022) from SS. Isidore and Maria Parish at St. Paul Church, Glastonbury, Connecticut

Today’s readings
Today’s worship aid

Prelude: In Dulci Jubilo
Prelude: Gesú Bambino, featuring Vincent Kaverud, violin

Opening Hymn: O Come, All Ye Faithful
Glory to God
First reading: Isiah 62:1-5
Psalm: Today a Savior has been born to us.
Second Reading: Acts of the Apostles 13:16-17, 22-25
Alleluia verse: I bring you news of great joy, joy for all nations, for today is born our savior, Christ the Lord.
Gospel Reading: Matthew 1:1-25
Preparation hymn: Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
Holy Holy Holy
Mystery of Faith: We proclaim your death, O Lord, and profess your resurrection until you come again.
Lamb of God
Communion Songs: O Holy Night, featuring Carol Vassar, alto and Adam Giroux, baritone; What Child is This?; O Little Town of Bethlehem
Communion Reflection: Father Mark Suslenko, Pastor, SS. Isidore and Maria Parish
Communion Meditation: Silent Night
Hymn for Going Forth: Joy to the World

For those unable to partake in Holy Communion, please find here the Prayer of the Act of Spiritual Communion.

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