The Ascension of the Lord

Year A – Lectionary [58]

First Reading

As the Apostles were looking on, Jesus was lifted up.


God mounts his throne to shouts of joy: a blare of trumpets for the Lord.

Second Reading

God seated Jesus at his right hand in the heavens.

Gospel Acclamation

Matthew 28:19a, 20b

Go and teach all nations, says the Lord; I am with you always, until the end of the world.


All power in heaven and on earth has been given to me.


Hymns & Songs