Most are free-to-use (ie public domain or copyright-free) meaning the words can be copied and sung to at least one tune with no concerns about copyright or performance licensing. Many such hymns are old/traditional - but where possible a variety of styles / genres are included.
A small selection of particularly-relevant whys that are still subject to copyright may also be included.
Seasonal noteThe Year A Mass readings may be used today, especially if a pre-baptismal / RCIA scrutinies ceremony is being held.
Psalm: Psalm 102 - The Lord is compassion and love / My soul give thanks to the Lord / It is he who forgives your guilt / The Lord does deeds of justice / The Lord is compassion and love.
Second: I Corinthians - Remember how the people under Moses were guided by a cloud - the one who thinks he is safe must be careful not to fall.
Gospel: Luke - Repent or you will perish - the parable of the fig tree, giving it one more chanc..
ThemesChrist as the new Moses: God's mercy and love.
Artworkslectionary art for this Sunday for suggested pictures and art-works based on today's readings.
Suggested free-use hymnsAll Who Believe and are Baptized
Christ is Made the Sure Foundation
Come Ye Disconsolate
Glorious Thing of Thee are Spoken
Go Down Moses
Guide me O Thou Great Redeemer
I Heard the Voice of Jesus Say
If Thou But Suffer God to Guide Thee
Lord Who Throughout These Forty Days
Somebody's Knocking at Your Door
There's a Wideness in God's Mercy
There is a Balm in Gilead
Thy Mercy Free
What Wondrous Love is This
When I Survey the Wondrous Cross
Suggested hymns which may still be copyrightHere I Am Lord - Schutte
Holy Ground - Talbot
Loving and Forgiving - Soper
My Eyes are Fixed on God - Tietze
Take Your Shoes Off Moses - Stanley Brothers
Turn our Hearts to One Another - Kendrick
Suggestions about hymns that could be included are welcome: leave a comment below.