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Masses for the Holy Year 2000 - The Jubilee of Our Redemption

Lectionary Supplement in English and Spanish
(Washington, DC: United State Catholic Conference, 1999)

First Set of Recommended Readings:

First Reading

Responsorial Psalm

Gospel Acclamation

Gospel Reading

1) Isa 61:1-3a, 6a, 8b-9

2) longer: Eph 1:3-14
or shorter: Eph 1:3-10

Ps 67:2-3, 5, 7-8

Rev 1:5a, 6b

Luke 4:16-21

Optional Scriptural Texts:

First Reading

Responsorial Psalm

Verse before
the Gospel

Gospel Reading

1) Lev 25:1, 8-17

2) Isa 11:1-10

3) Isa 55:1-11

4) Titus 2:11-14

5) 1 Peter 2:4-9

6) 1 John 5:1-9

7) Rev 22:12-14, 16-17, 20

1) Ps 67:2-3, 5, 7-8

2) Ps 72:1-2, 7-8, 12-13, 17

3) Isa 12:2-3, 4, 5-6

4) Ps 37:3-4, 18+23, 27+29

5) Ps 100:2, 3, 4, 5

6) Ps 147:12-13, 14-15, 19-20

7) Ps 97:1-2, 6-7, 9

1) Rev 15:3

2) Rev 15:4

3) Rev 19:5

1) Matt 5:1-12a

2) Matt 28:16-20

Excerpt from the USCC Decree of May 3, 1999:

"These texts may be used in the diocese of the United States of America throughout the Holy Year 2000, beginning January 3, 2000, except on Solemnities, Sundays and Feasts, the days within the Octave of Easter, the Commemoration of All the Faithful Departed, Ash Wednesday, and the weekdays of Holy Week."

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