When Elizabeth heard Mary’s greeting,
the infant leaped in her womb,
and Elizabeth, filled with the Holy Spirit,
cried out in a loud voice and said,
“Blessed are you among women,
and blessed is the fruit of your womb.
- Luke 1:41-42
Entrance Antiphon: Rorate Caeli Desuper
Rorate caeli desuper, et nubes pluant justum.
(Translation: Drop down dew, you heavens, from above, and let the clouds rain down the Just One.)
Entrance: O Come, O Come Emmanuel
Responsorial Psalm: Psalm 80 Lord, Make Us Turn to You
Offertory: Creator of the Stars of Night / Prepare the Way
Behold, a Virgin shall conceive and bear a son; and his name will be called Emmanuel.