The Roman Catholic Parish of

Our Lady Queen of Apostles (Cheddar)

Solemnity of Penticost
Year A
28th May 2023

Entrance Antiphon: Wisdom 1:7

The spirit of The Lord has filled the whole world
and that which contains all things understands what is said, alleluia

1st Reading: Acts 2:1-11

'When Pentecost day came round, they had all met in one room,
when suddenly they heard what sounded like a powerful wind
from heaven, the noise of which filled the entire house in which
they were sitting; and something appeared to them that seemed
like tongues of fire ...'

Responsorial Psalm: 103
Send forth your spirit, O Lord,
and renew the fac of the earth

2nd Reading: I Corinthians 12:3-7,12-13
'No one can say 'Jesus is Lord' unless he is under the
influence of the Holy Spirit. There is a variety of gifts
but always the same Spirit; there are all sorts of service
to be done, but always to the same Lord; working in all sorts
of different ways in different people, it is the same God
who is working in all of them ...'

Gospel Acclamation:
Alleluia! Alleluia!
Come Holy Spirit, fill the hearts of your faithful
and kindle in them the fire of your love.

Gospel: John 20:19-23
In the evening of the first day of the week, the doors were closed
in the room where the disciples were, for fear of the Jews.
Jesus came and stood among them. He said to them,
"Peace be with you", and showed them his hands and his side.
The disciples were filled with joy when they saw the Lord and
he said to them again, "Peace be with you." ...'

Communion Antiphon: Acts 2:4,11
'They were all filled with the Holy Spirit
and spoke of the marvels of God, alleluia.'