February 15, 2022

Ash Wednesday (Mar 2, 2022)

“When you fast, do not look gloomy like the hypocrites… Anoint your head and wash your face, so that you may not appear to be fasting, except to your Father who is hidden. And your Father who sees what is hidden will repay you.”

Ash Wednesday begins our Lenten journey toward Easter joy.


Listen to the Podcast:


Ash Wednesday Entrance Antiphon  You Are Merciful to All, O Lord (Steve Angrisano, Sarah Hart, Curtis Stephan)

Let Us All Rejoice #63

Entrance Chant Mercy (Timothy R. Smith)

Choose Christ Missal 2022 #220

Responsorial Psalm Be Merciful, O Lord, for We Have Sinned (Curtis Stephan)

Spirit & Psalm 2022: page 102

Gospel Acclamation Glory to You, Word of God: Mass of St. Mary Magdalene (Sarah Hart)

Spirit & Psalm 2022: page 104

Distribution of AshesHave Mercy on Me (Sarah Hart)

Choose Christ Missal 2022 #1 (page 78)

Presentation and Preparation of the Gifts Be with Me, Lord (Ken Canedo)

Spirit & Song #78

Ash Wednesday Communion Antiphon He Who Ponders the Law of the Lord (Steve Angrisano, Sarah Hart, Curtis Stephan)

Let Us All Rejoice #64

Communion Chant Lead Us to the Cross (Chris Muglia)

Choose Christ Missal 2022 #120

Sending Forth 40 Days (Matt Maher)

Choose Christ Missal 2022 #118; Spirit & Song #155; Never Too Young #173

Liturgy Podcast is a weekly liturgy planning resource for musicians, liturgists, homilists, youth groups, faith sharing groups, and all who look to the liturgical readings for inspiration and nourishment. Join Ken Canedo as he breaks open the Scripture and plays suggested tracks from the Spirit & Song repertoire.

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