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The Sunday Mass – The Solemn Mass of Christmas – December 25 2021

The Sunday Mass – The Solemn Mass of Christmas – December 25 2021
The Sunday Mass – The Solemn Mass of Christmas – December 25 2021

Celebrant & Homilist: Wilton Cardinal Gregory
Choir: Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception Schola, Cantor & Organist, Washington, D.C.

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Mass Readings for the Nativity of the Lord Christmas Mass during the Night – December 25, 2021 https://bible.usccb.org/bible/reading…

First Reading: Isaiah 9: 1-6
Responsorial: Psalm 98
Second Reading: Titus 2: 11-14
Gospel: Luke 2: 1-14

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The Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception gratefully acknowledges the following authors and composers whose materials are employed in this Mass: Processional Hymn O Come, All Ye Faithful. Text: John Wade, 1711-1786. Music: ADESTE FIDELES; John Wade, 1711-1786. Gloria Mass in Honor of the Immaculate Conception; Peter Latona. Psalm Response Music: Leo Nestor. Gospel Acclamation Music: chant. Preparation Hymn On This Day Earth Shall Ring. Text: Piae Cantiones, 1582, Tr. Jane Joseph, 1894-1929. Music: PERSONET HODIE, Gustav Holst, 1874-1934. Preface Acclamation, Memorial Acclamation, Great Amen, Lamb of God Text: ICEL. Music: Peter Latona. Communio Verbum caro factum est. Text: Communion antiphon from Christmas Eve. Music: Peter Latona. Communion Procession See Amid the Winter’s Snow. Text: Edward Caswall, 1814-1878. Music: HUMILITY; John Goss, 1800-1880. Anthem Behold,a Mystical Rose. Text: Richard Cross. Music: Peter Latona. Recessional Joy to the World. Text: Ps. 98; Isaac Watts, 1674-1748. Music: ANTIOCH; George Handel, 1685-1759. Copyrighted materials broadcast and reprinted with permission under Onelicense.net # A-701285

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