5. Mass Propers

Propers of the Mass

Ordinary Form

Entrance Antiphon: My servant continued with all his heart doing alone what is just before my eyes.

Collect: O God, who in the design of your love called Saint Gabriel of Our Lady of Sorrows to live the mystery of the Cross with Mary, the Mother of Jesus, guide our spirit towards your Crucified Son so that by participating in his Passion and we may achieve the glory of the Resurrection. Through our Lord Jesus Christ your Son who is God…

First Reading: Genesis XII : 1-2, 4

Responsorial Psalm: Psalm CXVIII : 9-14

R) Your word, O Lord, is a source of joy

How can a young man keep his way pure? By living according to your word.

I seek you with all my heart; do not let me stray from your commands. R)

I have hidden your word in my heart that I might not sin against you.

Praise be to you, O LORD; teach me your decrees. R)

With my lips I recount all the laws that come from your mouth.

I rejoice in following your statutes as one rejoices in great riches. R)

Second Reading: Letter of Saint Paul to the Philippians III : 8-14

Gospel: The Gospel of Mark X : 17-21

Prayer Over the Gifts: Accept, Lord, these gifts which we present to You in memory of Saint Gabriel of Our Lady of Sorrows to rejoice in our salvation and to obtain the gifts of Your Spirit whose sacrifice takes away the sins of the world.

Preface: It is truly just and good to render glory to you, O Lord, to offer you our thanksgiving always and everywhere, all holy Father, eternal and all powerful God, On this day on which we celebrate St. Gabriel of Our Lady of Sorrows, we wish to sing to you, to bless and glorify you. He, living at the shadow of the Cross, associated with the pains of the Mother of your Son, he offered to You, O Father, with filial love. Docile to the wonderful action of your Spirit, he conformed his spirit to Our Lord Jesus Christ, and is a model of perfection for your Church. Illuminated by his sanctity and comforted by his protection, may we follow his example and reach Your Heavenly Kingdom. And so, with all the choirs of angels in heaven we proclaim your glory and join in their unending hymn of praise;

Communion Antiphon: Galatians II : 20

Prayer After Communion: O God, source of life, the Sacrament that we have received increases in us your spirit of truth and of love, and in the imitation of Saint Gabriel of Our Lady of Sorrows obtain for us to participate with him in the sharing of life eternal. Through Christ Our Lord. Amen.


Propers for the Extraordinary Form

Mass: Oculus Dei

Introit: Oculus Dei respexit illum in bono, et erexit eum ab humilitate ipsus et exaltavit caput eiu; et mirati sunt in multi et honoraverunt Deum. Quam bonus Israel Deus his, qui recto sunt cordi.

Collect: Deus, qui beatum Gabrielem dulcissimae Matris tuae dolores assidue recolere dulcuisti, ac per illum sanctitiatis et miraculorem gloria sublimasti: da nobis, ejus intercessione et exemplo; ita Genitricis tuae consociari flentibus, ut materna ejusdem protectione salvemur. Qui vivas et regnas.

Epistle: 1 John II:14-17

Gradual: Psalm XXX:20

Tract: Psalm LXXXIII:6-7, 11, 13

Gospel: Mark X:13-21

Offertory: Psalm CXV:16-17

Secret: Salutarem hostiam in memoriam sancti Gabrielis tibi, Domine, offerentes fac nos sacrificium mortis tuae rite recolere : ac, meritas perdolentis Virginis ejusdem sacrificii fructum copiose percipere: Qui vivis et regnas.

Communion: Apocalypse III:20

Postcommunion: Quas tibi Domine in festivitate sancti Gabrieleis Confessoris tui, pro collatis donis gratias agimus: suscipe propitius per manus gloriosae semper Virginis Mariae: ex qua carnem illam assumpsisti cujus in hoc salutari conviviomeruimus gustare dulcedinem: Qui vivis et regnis.