6th Sunday of Paschaltide (Latin OF)


This Sunday is the 6th Sunday of Paschaltide - the last Sunday prior to the great feast of the Ascension of Our Lord. Therefore, on this Sunday the Church sings out a last glorious song of joy in celebration of the Lord's Resurrection.

Entrance Antiphon:

Vocem jucunditatis annuntiate, et audiatur, alleluia; annuntiate usque ad extremum terrae: liberavit Dominus populum suum, alleluia, alleluia.
— Gregorian Missal (1990); cf. Is. 48:20

Ant. Announce with a joyful voice, and let it be heard, alleluia; announce to the ends of the earth that the Lord has liberated His people, alleluia, alleluia!

V. Shout with joy to God, all the earth; sing a psalm to His name. Give glory to His praise.

V. Glory be...

Offertory Antiphon:

Benedicite, gentes, Dominum Deum nostrum, et obaudite vocem laudis ejus: qui posuit animam meam ad vitam, et non dedit commoveri pedes meos: benedictus Dominus, qui non amovit deprecationem meam, et misericordiam suam a me, alleluia.
— Gregorian Missal (1990); cf. Ps. 65:8,9,20

Ant. Bless the Lord our God, you peoples, and make the voice of His praise heard: He Who has set my soul to live and has not suffered my feet to be moved. Blessed be the Lord Who has not turned away from my prayer, nor His mercy from me, alleluia.

Communion Antiphon (Cycle A):

Non vos relinquam orphanos: veniam ad vos iterum, alleluia; et gaudebit cor vestrum, alleluia, alleluia.
— Gregorian Missal (1990); cf. Jn. 14:18

Ant. I will not leave you orphans: I will come to you again, alleluia; and your heart shall rejoice, alleluia, alleluia.

Communion Antiphon (Cycle B):

Ego vos elegi de mundo, ut eatis, et fructum afferatis: et fructus vester maneat. Alleluia.
— Gregorian Missal (1990); cf. Jn. 15:16

Ant. I have chosen you from the world, that you might go and bear fruit, and your fruit shall remain. Alleluia.

Communion Antiphon (Cycle C):

Spiritus Sanctus docebit vos, alleluia: quaecumque dixero vobis, alleluia, alleluia.
— Gregorian Missal (1990); cf. Jn. 14:26

Ant. The Holy Spirit shall teach you, alleluia: whatever I have said to you, alleluia, alleluia.