Sunday Mass Preparation
ENTRANCE ANTIPHON: All peoples, clap your hands. Cry to God with shouts of joy
FIRST READING: 2 Kings 4:8-11, 14-16.
RESPONSORIAL PSALM: Psalm 89.
I will sing forever of your mercies, O Lord.
I will sing forever of your mercies, O Lord; through all ages my mouth will proclaim your fidelity. I have declared your mercy is established forever; your fidelity stands firm as the heavens. ℟
How blessed the people who know your praise, who walk, O Lord, in the light of your face, who find their joy every day in your name, who make your justice their joyful acclaim. ℟
For you are the glory of their strength; by your favour it is that our might is exalted. Behold, the Lord is our shield; he is the Holy One of Israel, our king. ℟
SECOND READING: Romans 6:3-4, 8-11.
GOSPEL ACCLAMATION: Alleluia, alleluia. You are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation; declare the wonderful deeds of him who called you out of darkness into his marvellous light. Alleluia.
GOSPEL: Matthew 10:37-42.
COMMUNION ANTIPHON: Bless the Lord, O my soul, and all within me, his holy name.