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Published music settings

The Liturgy Office has created a list of musical settings of the new translation of the Mass. The list is far from complete so keep an eye out for updates.

Music suggestions for next Sunday

Many of these titles are clickable links which lead to publishers' websites or to other online demonstrations. Many link to Spotify – worth signing up for!

25 November – Christ the King
All creatures of our God and King
At the name of Jesus
Christ be near at either hand
Christus vincit
Crown him with many crowns
Hail Redeemer, King Divine
I will be with you (Communion Song) – Baty
Jesus, remember me – Taizé
O worship the King
Rejoice! The Lord is King
Sing the world – Lee/Sands
The head that once was crowned with thorns
We have a Gospel to proclaim
We shall see Jesus (Communion Song) – Baty

Year C (St Luke)

Advent
You might consider using one or two items for all four Sundays of Advent – perhaps changing verses – to unify the season. Some of these might be useful:
Gift of God – Haugen
Longing, Trusting – Foster
02 December – 1 Advent C
Dear maker of the starry skies
God is working his purpose out
Hark! A herald voice is calling
In the day of the Lord
Let all mortal flesh keep silence
Like a sea without a shore
O Jesus Christ remember
Promised Lord and Christ is he
Though the mountains may fall
Word made flesh
09 December – 2 Advent C
Across the years
Come, thou long-expected Jesus
Hark! A herald voice is calling
Now watch for God’s coming
O comfort my people
On Jordan’s bank
16 December – 3 Advent C
City of God – Schutte
Come, thou long-expected Jesus
Great is the Lord – Inwood
The Light of Christ

23 December – 4 Advent C
A noble flower of David
Hail to the Lord’s anointed
Long ago, prophete knew
The angel Gabriel from heaven
The coming of our God

24/25 December – The Nativity of the Lord
December 24/25 (Mon) – The Nativity of the Lord
There are far too many well-loved songs and hymns to list here. But do think of the difference December 24/25 (Mon) – The Nativity of the Lord
There are far too many well-loved songs and hymns to list here. But do think of the difference between Mass at Night (Angels, Shepherds, Gloria) and Mass During the Day (God among us, Come and worship). Some other items are mentioned below:

Gospel Greeting:
Alleluia Lucis – Baty (includes verses for Christmas, Eve and Day, and early Sundays of the year)
Christmas Alleluia – Dean

Psalm (Mass at Night):
Christmas Alleluia – Dean

Psalm (Day Mass):

Communion Songs:

Son of God, Saviour – Dean

30 December – Feast of the Holy Family
Angels we have heard
Bread of life – Farrell
Child in the manger
Infant Holy
In the bleak mid winter
Like a child rests – Walker
Lord Jesus Christ
Lord of all hopefulness
O the word of my Lord
Sleep, holy babe
What child is this?

06 January – The Epiphany of the Lord
All the earth proclaim the Lord
At the name of Jesus
Bethlehem of noblest cities
Bread of life – Farrell
Laudate Dominum – Taizé
Laudate omnes gentes – Taizé
Sing to the world of Christ – Lee Sands
The first Nowell
What child is this?


Forthcoming Feasts
13 January – The Baptism of the Lord
20 January – 2 Year C
06 March – Ash Wednesday
10 March – 1 Lent C
14 April – Palm Sunday
19 April – Good Friday
20 April – Holy Saturday
21 April – Easter Sunday
31 May – Ascension Thursday
09 June – Pentecost
16 June – Trinity Sunday
23 June – Corpus Christi
30 June – Saints Peter Paul
07 July – Sunday 14 Year C