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.

Apr 29 (Fifth Sunday of Easter)

  • Reading 1: Acts 9:26-31
  • Reading 2: 1 John 3:18-24
  • Gospel: John 15:1-8

 

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 Schedule

List of Songs for Cantors

Apr 29 (Fifth Sunday of Easter)

Mass Parts:  Glory and Gospel Acclamation: Storrington Mass, Marty Haugen. All other parts by Marty Haugen.

  • Gathering: All Are Welcome (Verses 3, 4 & 5)
  • Psalm 95: Sing a Song to the Lord’s Holy Name (by Liam Lawton) (3 Verses)
  • Offertory: You Are Mine (4 Verses)
  • Communion:  Taste and See by Moore (3 Verses)
  • Recessional: This Little Light of Mine (3 Verses)

 

May 6 (Sixth Sunday of Easter)

Mass Parts:  Glory and Gospel Acclamation: Storrington Mass, Marty Haugen. All other parts by Marty Haugen.

  • Gathering: Send Us Your Spirit (2 Verses)
  • Psalm 66:  Let All the Earth (3 Verses)
  • Offertory: Now We Remain (3 Verses)
  • Communion:  You Are Mine (4 Verses)
  • Recessional: Let All Things Now Living (2 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.