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April 1, 2022

Easter Sunday of the Resurrection of the Lord (Apr 17, 2022)


“For they did not yet understand the Scripture that he had to rise from the dead.”

We have no idea what the path to pandemic recovery will entail. The Empty Tomb teaches us to not to despair but to live in Easter hope.

 

Listen to the Podcast:

 

Easter Day Entrance Antiphon The Lord Is Truly Risen, Alleluia [Option 2] (Steve Angrisano, Sarah Hart and Curtis Stephan)

Let Us All Rejoice #89

Entrance Chant Jesus Christ Is Risen Today (Traditional; arr. by Ken Lewis & Scott Dente)

Choose Christ Missal 2022 #139; Spirit & Song #182; Never Too Young #191; Breaking Bread #176

Responsorial Psalm This Is the Day the Lord Has Made (Ben Walther)

Spirit & Psalm 2022: p. 186

Easter Sequence Christians, to the Paschal Victim (Traditional chant; arr. by Ken Canedo)

Choose Christ Missal 2022 #7 (p. 150); Spirit & Song #176

Gospel Acclamation Alleluia: Christ, Our Paschal Lamb (Chant, Mode II; arr. by Josh Blakesley)

Spirit & Psalm 2022: p. 188

Sprinkling Rite: Renewal of Baptismal Promises I Saw Water Flowing (Curtis Stephan)

Choose Christ Missal 2022 #18; Spirit & Song #12

Presentation and Preparation of the Gifts New Creation (Jackie Francois)

Choose Christ Missal 2022 #205; Spirit & Song #125; Breaking Bread #577

Easter Day Communion Antiphon Christ Our Passover Has Been Sacrificed (Steve Angrisano, Sarah Hart and Curtis Stephan)

Let Us All Rejoice #90

Communion Chant Alleluia! Love Is Alive (Steve Angrisano, Sarah Hart and Jesse Manibusan)

Choose Christ Missal 2022 #144; Spirit & Song #177; Breaking Bread #162

Song of Praise Three Days (MD Ridge and Casey McKinley)

Choose Christ Missal 2022 #142

Sending Forth Resurrection Day (Matt Maher)

Choose Christ Missal 2022 #140; Spirit & Song #186
 

Liturgy Podcast is a weekly liturgy planning resource for musicians, liturgists, homilists, youth groups, faith sharing groups, and all who look to the liturgical readings for inspiration and nourishment. Join Ken Canedo as he breaks open the Scripture and plays suggested tracks from the Spirit & Song repertoire.

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