2nd Sunday of Advent

Antiphons Advent-Christmas Second Sunday of Advent EA O people of Sion (79) CA Jerusalem, arise (147) Responsorial Psalm, Year A Psalm 71 (72):1–2. 7-8. 12-13. r. cf. 7 — In his days justice shall flourish and peace till the moon fails. Also setting in Veni Emmanuel...

Psalm 84 (85)

O Lord, you once favoured the land. Common Psalm: Advent Psalm 84 (85): 9–14 r 8 — Let us see, O Lord, your mercy. Common Psalm Project — related settings have the suffix CP CP Ps 84 (pdf) 2nd Sunday of Advent, Year B 19th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A 15th Sunday...

Psalm 88 (89)

I will sing for ever of your love, O Lord. The following settings use the same response melody and psalm tone. 4th Sunday of Advent, Year B December 24 Psalm 88 (89): 2–5. 25. 27. R cf. v. 2 —  I will sing for ever of your love, O Lord. Psalm 88 Advent 4. Year B (pdf)...

Helmsley Alleluia

This setting is based on the hymn tune Helmsley usually sung to Lo, he comes with clouds descending. It began when preparing for a small group where there would not be much time to rehearse. The readings suggested using Lo, he comes and I thought why not adapt as an...

Psalm 79 (80)

O shepherd of Israel, hear us. 1st Sunday of Advent — Year B 4th Sunday of Advent — Year C Psalm 79 (80): 2–3, 15–16. 18–19 r. 4 — God of hosts, bring us back; let your face shine on us and we shall be saved. Psalm 79 (Advent) (pdf) Psalm 79 (Advent) r (pdf)...