Communion Antiphon – Saint John Henry Newman (John 6:50)

Rebecca De La Torre

Lyrics / Letras

This is the bread that comes down from heaven, says the Lord,
so that one may eat it and not die.
(John 6:50)

Verse 1:

The Lord is king; the peoples tremble.
He is enthroned on the cherubim; earth quakes.
The Lord is great in Zion.
He is exalted over all the peoples.
(Psalm 99:1-2)

Verse 2:

Among his priests were Aaron and Moses;
they cried out to the Lord and he answered.
(Psalm 99:6)

Verse 3:

Exalt the Lord our God; bow down before his holy mountain,
for the Lord our God is holy.
(Psalm 99:9)

Verse 4:

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.
(Gloria Patri)