Liturgy and Music

Lectors

Readings for the Sunday / Holy Day Masses

Complete text for the readings can be found on the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) website: http://www.usccb.org. Select the Sunday/Holy Day on the calendar and the readings will appear on the screen.

 

 

June 24 (Solemnity of the Nativity of Saint John the Baptist)

  • Reading 1: Isaiah 49:1-6
  • Reading 2: Acts 13:22-26
  • Gospel: Luke 1:57-66, 80

 

Instructions for Intercessions & Announcements

  • Intercessions and Announcements are placed in a CLEAR PLASTIC SHEET PROTECTOR on the table in the Reconciliation Room for Lectors to review before Mass.
  • Please leave this CLEAR PLASTIC SHEET PROTECTOR on the table.
  • There will be another CLEAR PLASTIC SHEET PROTECTOR on the Podium for Lectors to use during Mass.

Cantors & Choir

Choir Rehearsal and Mass Schedule 

Spring 2018 Music Schedule updated 04/26/2018

List of Songs for Cantors

 

June 24 (Solemnity of the Nativity of Saint John the Baptist)

Mass Parts:  Mass of Christ the Savior, Schuette, except Gospel Acclamation, Halle, Halle.

  • Gathering: City of God (2 Verses)
  • Psalm 145: I Will Praise Your Name (Haas) (3 Verses)
  • Offertory: The Servant Song (6 Verses)
  • Communion:  Canticle of the Turning (4 Verses)
  • Recessional: In Christ There is No East or West (4 Verses)

 

Who's Part of the Music Ministry?

  • Cantors lead and energize the congregation in singing during worship.
  • The Music Ministry Choir leads the congregation in singing as well as provides special music typically at the Gift and Eucharist parts of the Mass. Choral music performed is three to four part voices ranging from traditional to contemporary.
  • Instrumentalists play solos or accompany cantors, choirs, and the congregation in song.
  • The Handbell Choir ministers to the congregation through music.

To volunteer, contact Zach Holzer, Director-Liturgy & Music.