PRAYER


 

The Mass

REVISED TEXTS OF THE PRAYERS AT MASS      
 

THE GREETING
A.    The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ and the love of God, and the communion of the Holy Spirit be with you all .
And with your spirit.
B.    Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus’ Christ
And with your spirit
C.    The Lord be with you.
And with your spirit.


PENITENTIAL ACT-Option: 1
The Confiteor
I confess to almighty God and to you, my brother, and sister, that I have done and in what I have failed to do ,
Through my fault, through my fault, through my most grievous fault; therefore I ask blessed Mary ever-Virgin, all the Angels and Saints , and you, my brothers and sisters, to pray for me   to the Lord our God
May almighty God have mercy on us, forgive us our sins, and bring us to everlasting life.
Amen


PENITENTIAL ACT – Option : 2
Have mercy on us, O Lord. For we have sinned against you. Show us, O Lord, your mercy. And grant us your salvation. May almighty God have mercy on us, forgive us our sins, and bring us to everlasting life. Amen


THE GLORIA
Glory to god in the highest, and on earth peace to people of good will.
We praise you,
We bless you,
We adore you,
We glorify you,
We give you thanks for your great glory. Lord God, heavenly King
O God, almighty Father.
Lord Jesus Christ, Only Begotten Son, Lord God, Lamb of God, Son of the Father, you take away the sins of the world, receive our prayer;
You are seated at the right hand of the the Father, have mercy on us.
For you alone are the Holy One, you alone are the Lord, you alone are the Most High, Jesus Christ, with the Holy Spirit, in the glory of God the Father. Amen.


THE APOSTLES’ CREED
I believe in God, the Father almighty, Creator of heaven and earth, and in Jesus Christ, his only Son, our Lords, who was conceived by the Holy Spirit, born of the Virgin Mary, suffered under Pontius Pilate, was crucified, died and was buried; he descended into hell; on the third day he rose again  from the dead; he ascended into heaven, and is seated at the right hand of God the Father almighty; from there he will come to judge the living and the dead I believe in the Holy Spirit, the Holy catholic Church the communion of saints, the resurrection of the body, and life everlasting. Amen


THE NICENCE CREED
I believe in one God, the Father almighty, maker of heaven and earth, of all things visible and invisible.
I believe in one Lord Jesus Christ, the Only Begotten Son of God, born of the Father before all ages. God from God, Light from Light, true God, begotten not made, consubstantial with the Father; through him all things were made. For us men and for our salvation he came down from heaven, and by the Holy Spirit was incarnate of the Virgin Mary, and became man. For our sake he was crucified under Pontius Pilate, he suffered death  and was buried, and rose again in on the third day in accordance with the Scriptures. He ascended into the right hand of the Father. He will come again in glory to judge the living and the dead and his kingdom will have no end.
I believe in one, holy catholic and apostolic Church. I confess one baptism for the forgiveness of sins and I look forward to the resurrection of the dead and the life of the world to come. Amen


PRAYER OVER THE OFFERING
Pray brethren that my sacrifice  and yours may be acceptable
To God the almighty Father
May the Lord accept the sacrifice at your hands for the praise and glory of his name, for our good and for the good of all his holy Church.


THE PREFACE DIALOGUE   
The Lord be with you.
And with your spirit. Life up your hearts.
We lift them up to the Lord.
Let us give thanks to the Lord our God.
It is right and just.

 

SANCTUS (HOLY,HOLY,HOLY)
Holy, Holy, Holy Lord God of hosts.
Heaven and earth are full of your glory.
Hosanna in the highest.
Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord.
Hosanna in the highest


THE MYSTERY OF FAITH  
A.    We proclaim your Death, O Lord, and profess your Resurrection until you come again.
B.    When we eat this Bread and drink this Cup, we proclaim your Death, O Lord, until you come again
C.    Save us, Savior of the world, for by your Cross and Resurrection  you have set us free.


DOXOLOGY
Through him, and with him, and in him, O God, almighty Father, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, all glory and honors is yours, for ever and ever. Amen

 

EMBOLISM  
Deliver us, Lord, we pray, from every evil, graciously grant in our days, that, by the help of your mercy, we may always be free from sin and safe from all distress as we await the blessed hope and the coming of our Savior, Jesus Christ.
For the kingdom, the power and the glory are your now and forever.


PRAYER FOR PEACE
Lord Jesus Christ, who said to your Apostles,
Peace I leave you, my peace I give you, Look not on our sins, but on the faith of your
 Church, and graciously grant her peace and unity in accordance with your will. Who live and reign forever and ever.
Amen
The peace of the Lord be with you always
And with your spirit.


INVITATION TO HOLY COMMUNION
Behold the Lamb of God behold him who takes away the sins of the world. Blessed are those called to the supper of the Lamb.
Lord, I am not worthy that you should enter under my roof, but only say the word and my soul shall healed.


THE BLESSING
The Lord be with you.
And with your spirit.


FINAL DISMISSAL
A.    Go forth, the Mass is ended.
B.     Go and announce the Gospel of the Lord.
C.    Go in peace, glorifying the Lord by your life
D.    Go in peace,
                             
Thanks be to God.