Sunday, 2 December

Today, as we begin the Church’s New Year, the website’s background colour changes from the liturgical green of Ordinary Time to the purple of Advent. Another change is that this page is now a blog, with each week’s new page adding to the ongoing archive.

Opening songCome, let us go to the mountain of the Lord (Mike Stanley)
Penitential RiteWhite Light Kyrie (David Ogden)
PsalmRemember your mercy, Lord (Paul Wellicome)
Gospel AcclamationStay awake, be ready (Christopher Walker)
Preparation songAwake, awake, fling off the night!
Holy. HolyGathering Mass (Paul Inwood)
Memorial acclamationGathering Mass (Paul Inwood)
Lamb of GodPershore Mass (Alan Smith)
Communion song 1Wait for the Lord (Taizé)
Communion song 2There is a longing in our hearts (Anne Quigley)
Recessional hymnLo, he comes with clouds descending (Charles Wesley)

Please email Alan Smith if you’re interested in joining the singers/players at the 10am Sunday Mass.
Practices are at 9.15am, before Mass.

First Sunday of Advent (Year C)