January 17, 2020

Ash Wednesday (Feb 26, 2020)

“Even now, says the Lord, return to me with your whole heart, with fasting and weeping and mourning. Rend your hearts, not your garments, and return to the Lord, your God.”

On Ash Wednesday, we begin our Lenten journey of conversion and renewal.

Ash Wednesday (Feb 26, 2020)


Listen to the Podcast:


Entrance Chant Attende Domine / Have Mercy on Us, Lord (Traditional; arr. by Trevor Thomson)

Choose Christ Missal 2020 #116; Spirit & Song #156

Responsorial Psalm Be Merciful, O Lord, for We Have Sinned (Curtis Stephan)

Spirit & Psalm 2020: page 96

Gospel Acclamation Glory to You, O Word of God: Mass of Renewal (Curtis Stephan)

Spirit & Psalm 2020: page 98

Distribution of Ashes Take These Ashes / To the Desert Follow Me (Sarah Hart)

Choose Christ Missal 2020 #115

Presentation and Preparation of the Gifts Be with Me, Lord (Ken Canedo)

Spirit & Song #78

Communion Chant Christ in Me Arise (Trevor Thomson)

Choose Christ Missal 2020 #310; Spirit & Song #278; Breaking Bread #516

Sending Forth 40 Days (Matt Maher)

Choose Christ Missal 2020 #118; Spirit & Song #155; Never Too Young #173

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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