Readings at Mass Sunday 31st January 2021

Sunday 31 January 2021 4th Sunday in Ordinary Time  Liturgical Colour: Green. Readings at Mass Entrance AntiphonPs 105: 47 Save us, O Lord our God!And gather us from the nations,to give thanks to your holy name,and make it our glory to praise you. Collect Grant us, Lord our God,that we may honour you with all […]

Readings at Mass Sunday 24th January 2021

Sunday 24 January 2021 3rd Sunday in Ordinary Time  Liturgical Colour: Green. Readings at Mass Entrance AntiphonCf. Ps 95: 1, 6 O sing a new song to the Lord;sing to the Lord, all the earth.In his presence are majesty and splendour,strength and honour in his holy place. Collect Almighty ever-living God,direct our actions according to[…..]

Readings at Mass Sunday 17th January 2021

Sunday 17 January 2021 2nd Sunday in Ordinary Time  Liturgical Colour: Green. Readings at Mass Entrance AntiphonPs 65: 4 All the earth shall bow down before you, O God,and shall sing to you,shall sing to your name, O Most High! Collect Almighty ever-living God,who govern all things,both in heaven and on earth,mercifully hear the pleading[…..]

Readings at Mass Sunday 10th January

Sunday 10 January 2021 The Baptism of the Lord – Feast  Liturgical Colour: White. Readings at Mass Entrance AntiphonCf. Mt 3: 16-17 After the Lord was baptized, the heavens were opened,and the Spirit descended upon him like a dove,and the voice of the Father thundered:This is my beloved Son, with whom I am well pleased. Collect[…..]

Readings at Mass Sunday 3rd January

Sunday 3 January 2021 The Epiphany of the Lord – Mass of the Day (see also Vigil Mass) Liturgical Colour: White. Readings at Mass These readings are for the day of the feast itself: Entrance AntiphonCf. Mal 3: 1; 1 Chr 29: 12 Behold, the Lord, the Mighty One, has come;and kingship is in his grasp,[…..]

Update to COVID restrictions for Churches

The NSW Government and Public Health Officer have today released updated guidelines for Churches given the current and evolving situation in the Northern Beaches LGA. Following are the restrictions that return to Churches in the Greater Sydney area, effective as of midnight tonight (Sunday 20th December): A return to the limit of 1 person per 4 square metres.[…..]

Christmas Day Mass Readings

Friday 25 December 2020 Liturgical Colour: White. Readings at Mass Readings for the daytime Mass on Christmas Day: Entrance AntiphonCf. Is 9: 5 A child is born for us, and a son is given to us;his sceptre of power rests upon his shoulder,and his name will be called Messenger of great counsel. Collect O God,[…..]

Midnight Christmas Mass Readings

Friday 25 December 2020 Liturgical Colour: White. Readings at Mass Readings for the Midnight Mass, celebrated during the night before Christmas Day: Entrance AntiphonPs 2: 7 The Lord said to me: You are my Son.It is I who have begotten you this day. Or: Let us all rejoice in the Lord, for our Saviour has[…..]

Christmas Vigil Mass Readings

Readings at Mass Readings for the Vigil Mass, celebrated during the afternoon or evening before Christmas Day: Entrance AntiphonCf. Ex 16: 6-7 Today you will know that the Lord will come, and he will save us,and in the morning you will see his glory. Collect O God, who gladden us year by yearas we wait[…..]

Readings at Mass Sunday 20th December

Sunday 20 December 2020 4th Sunday of Advent  Liturgical Colour: Violet. Readings at Mass Entrance AntiphonCf. Is 45: 8 Drop down dew from above, you heavens,and let the clouds rain down the Just One;let the earth be opened and bring forth a Saviour. Collect Pour forth, we beseech you, O Lord,your grace into our hearts,that[…..]