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26 December Wedding (2:00pm)
published 12 December 2013 by Jeff Ostrowski


    * *  Nuptial Mass • Extraordinary Form


EDDING of Monica Razo & Jorge Peña
2:00pm in Orange County
St. John the Baptist Church (1015 Baker Steet, Costa Mesa, CA 92626)
Fr. James Fryar, FSSP, is the celebrant


01

Processional — Organ (Pachelbel’s Canon in D) played by Meaghan


02

A few words are said by Fr. Fryar. Then the actual wedding happens.

The wedding takes place BEFORE MASS BEGINS, since it’s a Solemn High 1962 Extraordinary Form Mass.


03

Prayers at Foot of Altar are begun.

Introit is chanted by men.

Nuptial Introit is called “Deus Israël” and can be found HERE toward the bottom of the page.


04

#4781 • Richard Rice Kyrie

Meaghan will accompany on the organ.


05

#5051 • Zachariis Gloria


06

#4470 • Palestrina Alleluia polyphony

The chant verses are THIS SCORE.


07

Meaghan plays Organ music as priest moves to the pulpit to give his Homily.

Preaching (Homily) by Fr. Fryar happens at the usual time


08

Offertory Antiphon • sung by men


09

#3792 • Beautiful Motet “O Magnum Mysterium” by Victoria


10

#5048 • Palestrina “Hosanna” Polyphony


11

#4801 • Verdelot Agnus Dei polypony

{After the Pater noster—before saying “Libera nos, quaesumus, Domine”—the Celebrant, standing at the Epistle side, faces the Bride and Bridegroom kneeling before the altar, and recites the solemn Nuptial Blessing. This must not be confused with the sacrament of Marriage and cannot be given apart from Mass. This Blessing is not given to a woman contracting a second marriage.}


12

Communion Antiphon • sung by men

Nuptial Communion is called “Ecce sic benedicetur” and can be found HERE toward the bottom of the page.


13

#4428 • “Jesu Dulcis Memoria”


14

Organ music by Meaghan.


14

After Communion Bride & Groom place flowers on the Altar.

#3756 “Ave Maria”


15

Recessional is organ music by Meaghan.