N.B. The Vatican II Hymnal is the only pew book to contain the Propers of the Mass.

4th Sunday of Advent, Years ABC (Ordinary Form)
CLICK HERE for scores, Mp3’s, and practice videos (Year B)
CLICK HERE for scores, Mp3’s, and practice videos (Year C)

Introit (Isaiah 45:8; Ps 18:2)
Roráte, coeli, désuper, et nubes pluant justum: aperiátur terra, et gérminet Salvatórem.
Vs. Cæli enárrant glóriam Dei: et ópera mánuum ejus annúntiat firmaméntum.
Vs. Glória Patri, et Fílio, et Spirítui Sancto. Sicut erat in princípio, et nunc, et semper, et in saécula sæculórum. Amen.
“Roráte, coeli, désuper . . .” is repeated.
Skies, let the Just One come forth like the dew, let him descend from the clouds like the rain. The earth will open up and give birth to our Saviour.
Vs. The heavens declare the glory of God, and the firmament proclaims the work of his hands.
Vs. Glory be to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit. As it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be, world without end. Amen.
“Skies, let the Just One . . .” is repeated.

Gradual (Ps 144:18, 21)
Prope est Dóminus ómnibus invocántibus eum: ómnibus qui ínvocant eum in veritáte.
Vs. Laudem Dómini loquétur os meum: et benedícat omnis caro nomen sanctum ejus.
The Lord is close to all who call him, who call on him in the sincerity of their hearts.
Vs. My mouth shall speak the praises of the Lord; let all flesh bless his holy name.

Alleluia
Allelúja, allelúja, Vs. Veni, Dómine, et noli tardáre: reláxa facínora plebis tuæ Israël. Allelúja.
Alleluia, alleluia. Vs. Come Lord! do not delay. Pardon the sins of your people. Alleluia.

Offertory (Lk 1:28)
Ave, María, gratia plena; Dóminus tecum: benedícta tu in muliéribus, et benedíctus fructus ventris tui.
Hail Mary, full of grace, the Lord is with thee. Blessed art thou amongst women, and blessed is the fruit of thy womb.

Communion (Is 7:14)
Ecce, Virgo concípiet et páriet fílium: et vocábitur nomen ejus Emmánuel.
Behold, a Virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and his name shall be called Emmanuel.

4th Sunday of Advent, Years ABC (Ordinary Form)
CLICK HERE for scores, Mp3’s, and practice videos (Year B)
CLICK HERE for scores, Mp3’s, and practice videos (Year C)