Feast of the Assumption

Here is a complete recording of the Feast of the Assumption,  Sunday, August 19, 2012.


  • Isaiah 7:10-15
  • Psalm 132:6-10, 13-14
  • Galatians 4:4-7
  • Luke 1:46-55

Music of the Mass:

Missa de Angelis - Plainsong

Music at Communion:

Ave maris stella - Plainsong

"Hail, bright star of the ocean, God's own Mother blest, Ever sinless Virgin, Gate of Heavenly rest..."

Ablutions Motet:

Salve Regina - Plainsong

"Hail, holy queen, Mother of mercy: hail our life, our sweetness and our hope. We cry to thee..."


Organ Music:

  • Priere a Notre Dame - Leon Boellmann
  •  Fuga sopra il Magnificat (BWV 733) - J.S. Bach

The Propers are those for the Assumption.

The hymns are taken from the English Hymnal:

  • (Processional) #218 (Daily, Daily)
  • (Gradual) #214 (Puer nobis nascitur)
  • (Offertory) #200 (Psalm 42)
  • (Post Communion) #519 (Lasst uns erfreuen)