The annual Archdiocesan Chrism Mass will take place on Monday, April 10 at 7:30 pm at the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen in Baltimore. A rehearsal will be held on Monday, April 3 from 7 to 9 pm in the choir room for all interested singers.
We will sing from the Cathedral balcony and follow the archdiocesan choir dress code.
Please register your interest in participating by signing up for a ticket according to your voice part through Eventbrite.
Music for the 2016 Chrism Mass will be as follows:
Entrance: Dilexisti justitiam (Osborne) & Lift High the Cross (CRUCIFER)
Kyrie: Mass of Charity and Love
Gloria: Mass of Wisdom
Psalm 89: 21-22, 25, 27 (Osborne)
Gospel Acc.: Lenten Acclamation from Misa Luna
Presentation of Oils: O Redeemer (handout-chant)
Offertory: Come Down, O Love Divine (W-472)
Holy/Mem/Amen: Mass of Wisdom
Lamb of God: Agnus Dei (chant)
Communion: Ubi caritas (Bob Hurd – bilingual)
Choral Meditation: Ave verum (Elgar)
Recessional: God, We Praise You for the Calling (ODE TO JOY)
A computer generated audio recording is available for Dilexisti justitiam and a YouTube video for the Ave Verum by Elgar.