In The Name Of The Father, And The Son, And The Holy Spirit. Amen.
brothers and sisters, let us acknowledge our sins,and so prepare ourselves to celebrate the sacred mysteries...
Liturgy of the word
This is when the priest and procession enter the church. The Priest approaches the altar and, facing the people, say: IN THE NAME OF THE FATHER, AND THE SON, AND THE HOLY SPIRIT, AMEN. This means the mass and prayer had now started
Preparation of the gifts
When the congregation apologizes for the sins they have commited
Liturgy of the Eucharist
Blessed are you, Lord God of all creation,for through your goodness we have received the...
Then the reader goes to the ambo and reads the First Reading, while all sit and listen. To indicate the end of the reading,the reader: word of the Lord.All reply: Thanks be to God.
The Lord be with you.The people reply:And with your spirit.The Priest blesses the people, saying:May almighty God bless you,the Father, and the Son, and the Holy Spirit.The people reply:Amen.
This is where the altar servers prepare the gifts for the Eucharist.
The Offertory Chant begins. Meanwhile, the ministers, the purificator, the chalice, the pall, and the Missal are on the altar. The Priest, standing at the altar, takes the bread and holds it slightly raised above the altar with both hands
If they are necessary, announcements to the people follow here. Then the dismissal takes place. The Priest, facing the people and extending his hands, says: