To get ready for tonight, listen to this wonderful piece that the choir will be singing: “O Magnum Mysterium” by Lauridsen:
“O magnum mysterium, et admirabile sacramentum, ut animalia viderent
O great mystery, and wondrous sacrament, that animals should see
Dominum natum, jacentem in praesepio! Beata Virgo, cujus viscera
the newborn Lord lying in a manger! Blest is the Virgin whose womb
meruerunt portare Dominum Christum. Alleluia!
was worthy to bear the Lord Jesus Christ. Alleluia!”