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THE ORDER OF MASS
INTRODUCTORY RITES
Greeting
P ri est: In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the
Holy Spirit.
P eople: Amen.
P ri est: The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the communion of the Holy Spirit be with you all.
Or:

Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the
Lord Jesus Christ.
Or:

P ri est: The Lord be with you.
P eople: And with your spirit.
Penitential Act
P ri est : Brothers and Sisters, let us acknowledge our sins, that we may prepare ourselves to celebrate the sacred mysteries. A brief pause for silence follows

First Form
All:

I confess to almighty God and to you, my brothers and sisters, that I have greatly sinned in my thoughts and in my words, in what I have done and in what I have failed to do, striking the breast, all say 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.
Or:

P ri est:
P eople:
P ri est:
P eople:

Have mercy on us, O Lord.
For we have sinned against you.
Show us, O Lord, your mercy.
And grant us your salvation.

P ri est: May almighty God have mercy on us and lead us, with our sins forgiven, to eternal life.
P eople: Amen.
V.
V.
V.

Lord, have mercy. R . Lord, have mercy.
Christ, have mercy.
R . Christ, have mercy.
Lord, have mercy. R . Lord, have mercy.

V.
V.
V.

Kyrie, eleison.
Christe, eleison.
Kyrie, eleison.

Or:

Or:

R . Kyrie, eleison.
R . Christe, eleison.
R . Kyrie, eleison.

LITURGY OF THE WORD
P ri est:
P eople:
P ri est:
P eople:
P ri est:

P eople:

Second Form
You were sent to heal the contrite of heart:
Lord, have mercy. Or :
Kyrie, eleison.
Lord, have mercy. Or:
Kyrie, eleison.
You came to call sinners:
Christ, have mercy.

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