Mass this Week
5th Sunday of Easter
19 May 2019
O sing a new song to the Lord, for he has worked wonders; in the sight of the nations he has shown his deliverance, alleluia.
We behold your glory, O God, in the love shown by your Son, lifted up on the cross and exalted on high: be glorified anew in the love we have for one another as disciples of the risen Lord Jesus, who lives and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.
First Reading: Acts 11.1-18
Psalm: Psalm 148
Second Reading: Revelation 21.1-6
Gospel Acclamation: Alleluia, alleluia! Jesus said: 'I give you a new commandment: love one another, just as I have loved you.' Alleluia.
Gospel: John 13.31-35
Prayer over the Offerings
Gracious God, you show us your way and give us your divine life. May everything we do be directed by the knowledge of your truth. We ask this in the name of Jesus Christ the risen Lord. Amen.
I am the true vine and you are the branches, says the Lord. Whoever remain in me, and I in them, bear fruit in plenty, alleluia.
Prayer after Communion
God of love, in this eucharist we have heard your truth and shared in your life. May we always walk in your way, in the name of Jesus Christ the Lord. Amen.