Entrance Antiphon: See, I have God for my help. The Lord sustains my soul. I will sacrifice to you with willing heart, and praise your name, O Lord, for it is good. (Ps 54 (53): 6, 8)

Collect: Show favor, O Lord, to your servants
and mercifully increase the gifts of your grace,
that, made fervent in hope, faith and charity,
they may be ever watchful in keeping your commands.
Through our Lord Jesus Christ, your Son,
who lives and reigns with you in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, for ever and ever.

First Reading: Jeremiah 23:1-6

Responsorial Psalm: Psalm 23:1-3, 3-4, 5, 6

The Lord is my shepherd; there is nothing I shall want.

Second Reading: Ephesians 2:13-18

Gospel: Mk 6:30-34

Prayer over the Offerings: O God, who in the one perfect sacrifice
brought to completion varied offerings of the law,
accept, we pray, this sacrifice from your faithful servants
and make it holy, as you blessed the gifts of Abel,
so that what each has offered to the honor of your majesty
may benefit the salvation of all.
Through Christ our Lord.

Communion Antiphon (Option 1): The Lord, the gracious, the merciful, has made a memorial of his wonders; he gives food to those who fear him. (Ps 111 (110): 4-5)
Communion Antiphon (Option 2): Behold, I stand at the door and knock, says the Lord. If anyone hears my voice and opens the door to me, I will enter his house and dine with him, and he with me. (Rev 3: 20)

Prayer after Communion: Graciously be present to your people, we pray, O Lord,
and lead those you have imbued with heavenly mysteries
to pass from former ways to newness of life.
Through Christ our Lord.

Suggested Music:


Processional Hymn: O God, Our Help in Ages Past

Entrance Antiphon: from the Ignatius Pew Missal

Responsorial Psalm: from the Ignatius Pew Missal

Alleluia: from the Ignatius Pew Missal

Offertory Hymn: The King of Love My Shepherd Is

Communion Antiphon: from the Ignatius Pew Missal

A Eucharistic hymn is appropriate during or after communion.

Recessional Hymn: Christ is Made the Sure Foundation