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Please contact Father Timothy Baer to schedule your wedding preparation, etc.              (301) 292-0527.

Organist Contact Information:  Eran Lupu  or (301) 292-0527 #106.

*Mr. Lupu is under contract with St. Mary's Church and must be paid even if you bring in your own organist.

Cantors:  Belen Concepcion, Minerva Ryan

Wedding Music Selections:


Bridal Chorus (Traditional/Richard Wagner)

Trumpet Voluntary in D (Prince of Denmark's March/Jermiah Clarke)

Trumpet Tune and Air (Henry Purcell)

Grand Triumphal Chorus (Alexandre Guilmant)

"Allegro Moderato" from Water Music Suite (G.F. Handel)

Introduction of Organ Sonata III in A (Opus 65/Felix Mendelssohn)

Rigaudon (Andre Campra)


Wedding March (Traditional/Felix Mendelssohn)

"Allegro Maestoso" from Water Music Suite (G.F. Handel)

"The Rejoicing" from Royal Fireworks Suite (G.F. Handel)

Rondeau (Joseph Mouret)

Psalm XIX (Benedetto Marcello)

Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee (Ode to Joy/Ludwig van Beethoven)

Trumpet Voluntary in D (John Stanley)

Vocal Solo Selections:

Ave Maria (Franz Schubert)

Ave Maria (Charles Gounod)

Wedding Song (Flor Peeters)

Wedding Song (Heinrich Schutz)

Let the Bright Seraphim (G.F. Handel)

"Alleluia" from Exultate jubilate (W.A. Mozart)

When Love is Found (Waly, Waly) [Traditional Folk Song]

Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring (J.S. Bach)

My Heart Be Ever Faithful (J.S. Bach)

O Perfect Love [Hymn]

Responsorial Psalms:

Blessed Are Those Who Fear The Lord (Ps: 128) [R@A/A24]

Blessed Are Those Who Fear The Lord (Ps: 128) [PRM/B10]

May The Lord Bless Us All the Days of Our Lives (Ps: 128) [PRM/B97]

Praise the Lord, Jerusalem [Alleluia] (Ps. 147) [R&A/A94]

The Earth Is Full of the Goodness of the Lord (Ps. 33) [PRM/B42]

The Lord is Kind and Merciful (PM 103) [PRM/B78]

Communion Songs:

Panis angelicus (Solo/Cesar Franck)

Panis angelicus [Latin Hymn]

Taste and See (Christopher Willcock)

Ave vernum corpus (Solo/W.A. Mozart)

Draw Us in the Spirit's Tether [Hymn]

Gospel Acclamations: *(Alleluias are to be avoided during the Lenten Season)

Alleluia (Plainchant)

Alleluia (O.G. Murray)

Alleluia (Robert Twynham)

Alleluia (Howard Hughes)

Alleluia (Owen Alstott (R&A/A129)

Alleluia (Melchor Vulpius)

Eucharistic Acclamations (For ease of the assembly's participation during the Mass, it is suggested that these acclamations be rendered in complete sets [in other words: the Holy, Holy, Memorial Acclamations, and the Great Amen should be selected from the same Mass setting or grouping as listed below.])

Mass of Creation (Marty Haugen); Holy, Holy; Memorial Acclamation; Great Amen

A Community Mass (Richard Proulx); Holy, Holy; Memorial Acclamation; Great Amen

Danish Mass [Please omit.  This Mass setting has not yet been edited and published to conform with the approved english translations of 2011.]

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