Entrance Antiphon: You are just, O Lord, and your judgment is right; treat your servant in accord with your merciful love. (Ps 119 (118): 137, 124)

Collect: O God, by whom we are redeemed and receive adoption,
look graciously upon your beloved sons and daughters,
that those who believe in Christ
may receive true freedom
and an everlasting inheritance.
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 35:4-7a

Responsorial Psalm: Psalm 146:7, 8-9, 9-10

Praise the Lord, my soul!

Second Reading: James 2:1-5

Gospel: Mark 7:31-37

Prayer over the Offerings: O God, who give us the gift of true prayer and of peace,
graciously grant that, through this offering,
we may do fitting homage to your divine majesty
and, by partaking of the sacred mystery,
we may be faithfully united in mind and heart.
Through Christ our Lord.

Communion Antiphon: Like the deer that yearns for running streams, so my soul is yearning for you, my God; my soul is thirsting for God, the living God. (Cf. Ps 42 (41): 2-3)
Or:
I am the light of the world, says the Lord; whoever follows me will not walk in darkness, but will have the light of life. (Jn 8: 12)

Prayer after Communion: Grant that your faithful, O Lord,
whom you nourish and endow with life
through the food of your Word and heavenly Sacrament,
may so benefit from your beloved Son’s great gifts
that we may merit an eternal share in his life.
Who lives and reigns for ever and ever.

Suggested Music:


Processional Hymn: I Know That My Redeemer Lives

Entrance Antiphon: from the Ignatius Pew Missal

Responsorial Psalm: from the Ignatius Pew Missal

Alleluia: from the Ignatius Pew Missal

Offertory Hymn: O God, Our Help in Ages Past

Communion Antiphon: from the Ignatius Pew Missal

A Eucharistic hymn is appropriate during or after communion.

Recessional Hymn: I Heard the Voice of Jesus Say