February 26, 2018

Easter Vigil in the Holy Night (Mar 31, 2018)

“This is the night, when Christ broke the prison-bars of death and rose victorious from the underworld…”

The Easter Triduum concludes with the amazing celebration of the Easter Vigil.

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Responsorial Psalms: 

Psalm 104 (following the first reading) Lord, Send Out Your Spirit (Steve Angrisano)

Spirit & Psalm 2018: page 138

Psalm 16 (following the second reading) You Are My Inheritance (Paul Hillebrand)

Spirit & Psalm 2018: page 142

Exodus 15 (following the third reading) Let Us Sing to the Lord (Curtis Stephan)

Spirit & Psalm 2018: page 144

Psalm 30 (following the fourth reading) I Will Praise You, Lord (Rick Modlin)

Spirit & Psalm 2018: page 146

Isaiah 12 (following the fifth reading) You Will Draw Water Joyfully (Curtis Stephan)

Spirit & Psalm 2018: page 148

Psalm 19 (following the sixth reading) Lord, You Have the Words (Scot Crandal)

Spirit & Psalm 2018: page 150

Psalm 42 (following the seventh reading when baptism is celebrated) Like a Deer that Longs (Timothy R. Smith)

Spirit & Psalm 2018: page 152

Psalm 51 (following the seventh reading when baptism is not celebrated) Create a Clean Heart in Me, O God (Sarah Hart)

Spirit & Psalm 2018: page 156

Psalm 136 (Optional Common Responsorial Psalm for the Easter Vigil) God’s Love Is Everlasting (Ken Canedo)

Spirit & Song #96

Psalm 118 (following the Epistle) Alleluia: Give Thanks to the Lord (Josh Blakesley)

Spirit & Psalm 2018: page 158

Baptismal Liturgy:  Litany of the Saints (John Becker)

Breaking Bread #72

Sprinkling of the Assembly:  Come to the River (Bob Hurd)

Spirit & Song #51; Never Too Young #241; Breaking Bread #655

Confirmation:  Holy Spirit (Ken Canedo)

Spirit & Song #210; Never Too Young #233; Choose Christ 2018 #189; Breaking Bread #189

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

Spirit & Song #125; Choose Christ 2018 #176

Communion Chant:  Put on Christ (Bob Hurd)

Spirit & Song #127; Never Too Young #234

Sending Forth:  Resurrection Day (Matt Maher)

Spirit & Song #186; Choose Christ 2018 #104

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 and Robert Feduccia as they break open the Scripture and play suggested tracks from the Spirit & Song repertoire.

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