introduction & processionalThe graduates will remain standing uponreaching their respective placesPRIEST: In the name of the + Father,and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.ALL : Amen. (Hands in the prayerposition )Emphasize the proper way of doing thesign of the cross. all at the same time
If you, O LORD, mark iniquities,LORD, who can stand?But with you is forgiveness,that you may be revered.R. If you, O Lord, markiniquities, who can stand?
PRIEST : The grace of ourLord Jesus Christ and the loveof God and the fellowship ofthe Holy Spirit be with you all.ALL : And also with you.
penitential ritePRIEST: Coming together as Gods family,with confidence let us ask the Fathersforgiveness, for he is full of gentleness andcompassion.PRIEST: Lord, we have sinned against you:Lord, have mercy.ALL: Lord, have mercy.PRIEST: Lord, show us your mercy and love.ALL: And grant us your salvation.
PRIEST: May almighty Godhave mercy on us, forgive us oursins, and bring us to everlastinglife.ALL: Amen.
opening prayerPRIEST: Let us prayLord, our God, in You, past,present and future are broughttogether in great hope.......We askthis through Christ, our Lord.ALL: Amen. (After the wordamen hands down)
COMMENTATOR: Please beseated for the Liturgy of theWord. (all pupils will be seatedat the same time. Hands ontheir lap.)
liturgy of the wordA Reading from.....This is the Word of the Lord.ALL: Thanks be to God
RESPONSORIAL PSALMLET OUR RESPONSE BE:All: If you, O Lord, mark iniquities, whocan stand?
Out of the depths I cry to you, OLORD;LORD, hear my voice! Let your earsbe attentive to my voice insupplicationAll: If you, O Lord, mark iniquities,who can stand?
COMMENTATOR: Please stand to honorthe holy gospel. (All stand at the same timeALL : Glory and praise to you, Lord JesusChrist.COMMENTATOR: I am the light of theworld, says the Lord; Whoever follows mewill have the light of life.ALL: Glory and praise to you, Lord JesusChrist.
PRIEST: The Lord be with you.ALL: And also with you.PRIEST: A reading from the holygospel + according to....ALL: Glory to you, O Lord. (3 smallcrosses all at the same time thenkeep hands in the prayer position)
PRIEST: .... This is the gospel ofthe Lord.ALL: Praise to you, Lord JesusChrist.COMMENTATOR: Please beseated for the homily. (The pupilswill sit down all at the same time& keep hands on their lap)
HOMILY: All pupils are reminded tolisten very well, no talkingCOMMENTATOR: Please stand forthe prayers of the faithful. (all pupilswill Stand at the same time then prayerposition. those who are assigned toread the prayers of the faithful will goto their respective podium & offerersgo to the middle aisle)
prayers of the faithfulPRIEST: In Christ we are onebody. Let us now join our voices asone in prayer to God.We pray: LORD, HEAR OURPRAYER.COMMENTATOR: Please repeat.ALL: LORD, HEAR OUR PRAYER.
PUPIL 1: For our Church leaders especially PopeBenedict XVI, all bishops and priests: may they lead allbelievers closer to God through the holiness of their lives,we pray…ALL: LORD, HEAR OUR PRAYER.PUPIL 2: For our country’s leaders: may they seek tofoster justice and respect for the dignity of all, wepray…ALL: LORD, HEAR OUR PRAYER.
PUPIL 3: For the Brothers of the ChristianSchools: may they be blessed with faithfulness totheir vocation and untiring zeal for the formation ofthe young and salvation of souls, we pray..ALL: LORD, HEAR OUR PRAYER.PUPIL 4: For our parents: may they bestrengthened and fortified by your grace as theyperform the responsibility you have entrusted tothem, we pray…ALL: LORD, HEAR OUR PRAYER
PUPIL 5: For young men in our Lasallian communities:may they listen to the Spirit in their hearts and respondto God’s call to give witness to His loving action in theworld by following the footsteps of our founder, St. JohnBaptist De La Salle, we pray...ALL: LORD, HEAR OUR PRAYER.PUPIL 6: For our teachers: may they experience joy inliving a life of grace and fidelity to their duties as theygo about forming and guiding our young minds andhearts, we pray...ALL: LORD, HEAR OUR PRAYER.
PUPIL 7: For all who will receive awards ofrecognition today: may they realize the value of theintegral Lasallian education they have received andcontinue to live it out in their lives, we pray...ALL: LORD, HEAR OUR PRAYER.PUPIL 8: For all graduates: may we alwaysappreciate the gift of each other as we strive tofollow the footsteps of your Son even in moments ofdifficulties, we pray . . .ALL: LORD, HEAR OUR PRAYER.
PRIEST: Merciful and compassionate God, yougive us all we need. Hear our prayers, that wemight be a sign of your blessings to all wemeet. We ask this through Christ our Lord.ALL: Amen.COMMENTATOR: Please beseated for the Presentation of theGifts.(Pupils will be seated all atthe same time)
liturgy of the eucharistPREPARATION OF THE ALTAR AND THE GIFTSCOMMENTATOR: Please stand. (Stand at thesame time)PRIEST: Pray, my brothers and sisters, that our sacrifice may beacceptable to God almighty Father.ALL: May the Lord accept the sacrifice atyour hands, for the praise and glory of hisname, for our good, and the good of all hisChurch.
PRAYER OVER THE GIFTSPRIEST: Father, accept these gifts, and usingthe many gifts you have given to us, may wecontinue to follow you in a spirit of service. Weask this through Christ our Lord.ALL: Amen.
EUCHARISTIC PRAYER FOR CHILDRENPRIEST: The Lord be with you.ALL: And also with you.PRIEST: Lift up your hearts.ALL: We lift them up to the Lord.PRIEST: Let us give thanks to the Lord our God.ALL: It is right to give him thanks and praise.
PRIEST: God our Father, you have brought us here togetherso that we can give you thanks and praise for all the wonderfulthings you have done. We thank you for all that is beautiful inthe world and for the happiness you have given us. We praiseyou for daylight and for your word which lights up minds. Wepraise you for the earth, and all the people who live on it, andfor our life which comes from you. We know that you aregood. You love us and do great things for us. So we singtogether:ALL: Holy, holy, Holy Lord, God of power and might Heaven and earth are filled with your glory, Hosanna in the highest.•
PRIEST : Father, you are always thinking about yourpeople; you never forget us. You sent your Son Jesus, whogave his life for us and who came to save us. He curedsick people; he cared for those who were poor and weptwith those who were sad. He forgave sinners and taught usto forgive each other. He loved everyone and showed ushow to be kind. He took children in his arms and blessedthem. So we are glad to sing…ALL: Blessed is he who comes in the name of theLord Hosanna in the highest.•
PRIEST: God our Father, all over the world your people praise you. Sonow we pray with the whole Church: with Benedict XVI, our Pope andGaudencio, our archbishop and all bishops. In heaven the Blessed VirginMary, the apostles and all the saints always sing your praise. Now we joinwith them and with the angels to adore you as we sing…ALL: Holy, Holy, Holy Lord God of power and might Heaven and earth filled with your glory Hosanna in the highest. Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord Hosanna in the highest, Hosanna in the highest Hosanna, Hosanna most high!•
PRIEST: God our Father, you are most holy andwe want to show you that we are grateful. . Let usproclaim our faith.ALL: We remember how you loved us, throughyour death and still wecelebrate for you are with us here and we believethat we willsee you when you come in your glory Lord, weremember, we celebrate, we believe.•
PRIEST: Father, because you love us, youinvite us to come to your table... Through him, with him, and in him, in theunity of the Holy Spirit all glory and honor isyours, almighty Father, forever and ever.ALL: Amen.•
COMMUNION RITEPRIEST: Let us pray with confidence to theFather in the words our Savior gave us.ALL :THE LORD’S PRAYER•
SIGN OF PEACEPRIEST :Lord Jesus Christ, you said to your apostles: I leave youpeace, my peace I give you. Look not on our sins, but on the faith of your Church,and grant us the peace and unity of your kingdom where you live forever and ever.ALL: Amen. The graduates will go down and meet their parentsPRIEST:The peace of the Lord be with you always.ALL: And also with you.PRIEST: Let us offer each other a sign of peace.•
PRIEST:This is the Lamb of God who takes away the sins of theworld. Happy are those who are called to his supper.ALL: Lord, I am not worthy to receive you,only say the word and I shall be healed.COMMENTATOR: Let us now listen to the inspirational messagefrom our Brother President, Br. Felipe C. Belleza, Jr.FSC•
PRAYER AFTER COMMUNIONCOMMENTATOR : Please stand. Stand at thesame time then in prayer positionPRIEST: Let us pray, Father, may this holycommunion give us strengththat we will not beafraid to continue on our journey in your love and .We ask this through Christ Our Lord.ALL: .•
BLESSING OF CERTIFICATESPRIEST: Lord, your spirit of wisdom fills the earth and teaches us your ways. Lookupon these certificates and the pupils who will receive them. May they persevere in theirstudies and grant them the desire to learn all things well. Grant that they will followJesus Christ, the Way, the Truth and the Life. We ask this through Christ our Lord.ALL: Amen.CONCLUDING RITEBLESSING & DISMISSALPRIEST: bow your heads and pray for Gods blessing. Bow at the same timeWe ask this,through Christ, our Lord.•
PRIEST: May almighty God bless you, + the Father, and the Son, and the Holy Spirit.ALL : AmenPRIEST: Go in peace to love and serve the Lord.ALL : Thanks be to God. Hands downCOMMENTATOR: St. John Baptist de La SalleALL : Pray for us.COMMENTATOR: Live Jesus in our hearts.ALL : Forever•
Living the Lasallian Spirit“I will continue, O my God, to do allmy actions for the love of you”Inducting Officer : Mr. Virgilio M. Vasquez President La Salle Green Hills Alumni AssociationACCEPTANCE OF THE LSGH ALUMNI ASSOCIATIONALUMNI ASSOCIATION INDUCTION PLEDGEAs a graduate of La Salle Green Hills, / I _________, / being eligible / for admission to membership / inthe La Salle Green Hills Alumni Association, / do hereby solemnly declare that I will, / to the best of my