Entrance Antiphon: If you, O Lord, should mark iniquities, Lord, who could stand? But with you is found forgiveness, O God of Israel. (Ps 130 (129): 3-4)
Collect: May your grace, O Lord, we pray,
at all times go before us and follow after
and make us always determined
to carry out good works.
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: Isaiah 25:6–10a
Responsorial Psalm: Psalm 23:1–3a, 3b–4, 5, 6
I shall live in the house of the Lord all the days of my life.
Second Reading: Philippians 4:12–14, 19–20
Gospel: Matthew 22:1–14 or 22:1–10
Prayer over the Offerings: Accept, O Lord, the prayers of your faithful
with the sacrificial offerings,
that, through these acts of devotedness,
we may pass over to the glory of heaven.
Through Christ our Lord.
The rich suffer want and go hungry, but those who seek the Lord lack no blessing. (Cf. Ps 34 (33): 11)
When the Lord appears, we shall be like him, for we shall see him as he is. (1 Jn 3:2)
Prayer after Communion: We entreat your majesty most humbly, O Lord,
that, as you feed us with the nourishment
which comes from the most holy Body and Blood of your Son,
so you may make us sharers of his divine nature.
Who lives and reigns for ever and ever.
Processional Hymn: Gift of Finest Wheat
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: Praise, My Soul, the King of Heaven