Curated Selections for the

Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God

1 January 2024

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Gabriel's Message
The Angel Gabriel
G-8905 - Arranger: Tony Alonso
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Staff Pick
Highlights a selection as being of particular interest for this liturgy.
Beautiful the Story
G-8740 - Composer: Gregg Sewell, Text Author: Joseph S. Cook
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Como Estrella en Claro Cielo / As a Star on Cloudless Evenings
G-6405 - Composer: Skinner Chavez-Melo, Arranger: Richard Proulx
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The Virgin's Slumber Song
G-6467 - Composer: Max Reger, Text Author: Martin Boelitz, Arranger: Richard Proulx
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Sing of Mary
G-6225 - Text Author: Roland Ford Palmer, Arranger: Richard Proulx
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Gentle Mary Laid Her Child
G-6515 - Text Author: Joseph S. Cook, Arranger: Sondra K. Tucker
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Ave Maria
G-6602 - Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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Among All
G-6928 - Composer: Chris de Silva, Text Author: Chris de Silva
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Gentle Mary Laid Her Child
G-6607 - Text Author: Joseph S. Cook, Arranger: Bob Burroughs
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That Night in Bethlehem
G-4832 - Composer: Mark Albrecht, Text Author: Susan Richter
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May the Lord Bless You and Keep You
G-9004 - Composer: Bernard Sexton
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In the Bleak Midwinter - SAB edition
G-10408 - Composer: Gustav Holst, Text Author: Christina Rossetti, Arranger: Jen Wagner
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Upon My Lap My Sovereign Sits
G-2792 - Composer: Martin Peerson
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Ave Maria
G-8303 - Arranger: Gerald Custer
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We Behold Our King
005789 - Composer: Kimberly Wargo, Arranger: Ed Bolduc
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Our Lady of Charity
G-10079 - Composer: Gloria Estefan, Arranger: Tony Alonso
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The Lord Bless You and Keep You
G-8192 - Composer: Peter C. Lutkin
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Advent Lullaby
G-5427 - Composer: John L. Bell, Text Author: John L. Bell
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The Carol of Abram
G-7554 - Composer: Paul Ritchie
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Annunciation Carol
G-9139 - Composer: Larry J. Long, Text Author: Vincent Stucky Stratton Coles
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Ave Maria
G-9732 - Composer: César Franck, Arranger: William Tortolano
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My Soul Gives Glory to the Holy One
G-9701 - Composer: J. Michael Joncas
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Responsorial Psalms for Mass

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Responsorial Psalms with verses from the Abbey Psalms and Canticles

May God Bless Us in His Mercy - PDF
Psalm for the Solemnity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, the Holy Mother of God January 1
D-1036005 - Composer: Tony Alonso
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January 1: Solemnity of Mary, Holy Mother of God / ABC - PDF
D-10374020 - Composer: Michel Guimont
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January 1: Solemnity of Mary, Holy Mother of God ABC - PDF
D-10600019 - Composer: Michel Guimont
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The Lyric Psalter, Solemnities, Feasts, and Other Occasions | Download Edition - PDF
Abbey Psalms and Canticles
D-10360 - Composer: Tony Alonso
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Responsorial Psalms with verses from the Revised Grail Psalter

January 1: Solemnity of Mary, Holy Mother of God ABC - PDF
D-9260019 - Composer: Robert J. Batastini
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Solemnity of Mary, Holy Mother of God ABC - PDF
D-8150020 - Composer: Michel Guimont
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Responsorial Psalms with verses from the Lectionary For Mass

Lectionary Psalms for Advent and Christmas | Download Edition - PDF
D-5256 - Composer: Columba Kelly
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January 1: Solemnity of Mary, The Mother of God ABC - PDF
D-525620 - Composer: Columba Kelly
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Mary, the Mother of God—B - PDF
May God bless us in his mercy.
D-e03383012 - Composer: Joseph B. Sullivan
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Here are hymns from the Unbound Series that may be suitable for this celebration.
Mary, Mary, Lowly Maiden - PDF
D-808927 - Text Author: Adam M. L. Tice
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Maria Walks Amid the Thorn - PDF
D-U00959 - Arranger: Russell Schulz-Widmar
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Serdeczna Matko / Most Loving Mother - PDF
D-U01113 - Arranger: Richard Proulx
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Ancient People, Conquered Nation - PDF
D-877502 - Text Author: Jacque B. Jones, Arranger: Alfred V. Fedak
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By God Kept Pure - PDF
Mary, Chosen Daughter Holy
D-00643303 - Composer: Alan J. Hommerding, Text Author: Alan J. Hommerding
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Holy Mary, Crowned with Glory - PDF
D-U01586 - Text Author: Alan J. Hommerding
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Praise God Who Lives within You - PDF
D-U01665 - Text Author: Hannah C. Brown
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