Sunday Mass Preparation
ENTRANCE ANTIPHON Look to your covenant, O Lord, forget not the life of your poor ones forever. Arise, O God and defend your cause; do not forget the cries of those who seek you.
FIRST READING: 1 Kings 19:9, 11-13.
RESPONSORIAL PSALM: Psalm 85.
RESPONSE: Let us see, O Lord, your mercy, and grant us your salvation.
I will hear what the Lord God speaks; he speaks of peace for his people and his faithful. His salvation is near for those who fear him, and his glory will dwell in our land. ℟
Merciful love and faithfulness have met; justice and peace have kissed. Faithfulness shall spring from the earth, and justice look down from heaven. ℟
Also the Lord will bestow his bounty, and our earth shall yield its increase. Justice will march before him, and guide his steps on the way. ℟
SECOND READING: Romans 9:1-5.
GOSPEL ACCLAMATION: Alleluia, alleluia! I long for you, O Lord, my soul longs for his word. Alleluia.
GOSPEL: Matthew 14:22-33.
COMMUNION ANTIPHON: O Jerusalem, glorify the Lord who gives you your fill of finest wheat.