Entrance Antiphon: Have mercy on me, O Lord, for I cry to you all the day long. O Lord, you are good and forgiving, full of mercy to all who call to you. (Cf. Ps 86 (85): 3, 5)

Collect: God of might, giver of every good gift,
put into our hearts the love of your name,
so that, by deepening our sense of reverence,
you may nurture in us what is good
and, by your watchful care,
keep safe what you have nurtured.
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: Sirach 3:17–18, 20, 28–29

Responsorial Psalm: Psalm 68:4–5, 6–7, 10–11

God, in your goodness, you have made a home for the poor.

Second Reading: Hebrews 12:18–19, 22–24a

Gospel: Luke 14:1, 7–13

Prayer over the Offerings: May this sacred offering, O Lord,
confer on us always the blessing of salvation,
that what it celebrates in mystery
it may accomplish in power.
Through Christ our Lord.

Communion Antiphon: How great is the goodness, Lord, that you keep for those who fear you. (Ps 31 (30): 20)

Prayer after Communion: Renewed by this bread from the heavenly table,
we beseech you, Lord,
that, being the food of charity,
it may confirm our hearts
and stir us to serve you in our neighbor.
Through Christ our Lord.

Suggested Music:

Processional Hymn: When I Survey the Wondrous Cross

Entrance Antiphon: from the Ignatius Pew Missal

Responsorial Psalm: from the Ignatius Pew Missal

Alleluia: from the Ignatius Pew Missal

Offertory Hymn: Here I Am, Lord

Communion Antiphon: from the Ignatius Pew Missal

A Eucharistic hymn is appropriate during or after communion.

Recessional Hymn: What Wondrous Love is This?