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.

Feb 11 (Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time) 

  • Reading 1: Leviticus 13:1-2, 44-46
  • Reading 2: 1 Corinthians 10:31 – 11:1
  • Gospel: Mark 1: 40-45

 

Feb 14 (Ash Wednesday)

  • Reading 1: Joel 2:12-18
  • Reading 2: 2 Corinthians 5:20 – 6:2
  • Gospel: Matthew 6:1-6, 16-18

 

Feb 18 (First Sunday of Lent) 

  • Reading 1: Genesis 9:8-15
  • Reading 2: 1 Peter 3:18-22
  • Gospel: Mark 1:12-15

 

Feb 25 (Second Sunday of Lent) 

  • Reading 1: Genesis 22:1-2, 9A, 10-13, 15-18
  • Reading 2: Romans 8:31B-34
  • Gospel: Mark 9:2-10

 

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

Feb 14 (Ash Wednesday)

Mass Parts:  Mass of Creation by Haugen, except Gospel Acclamation Storrington Mass, Marty Haugen. No Gloria. Memorial Acclamation by Haugen.

  • Silent Entrance
  • Kyrie - Mass of Creation BLUE
  • Psalm: 51: Be Merciful O Lord (3 Verses)
  • Gospel Acclamation - BLUE
  • Imposition of Ashes: Return to God (3 Verses) - BLUE and Tree of Life (5 Verses) - BLUE
  • Offertory: Deep Within (3 Verses) - BLUE
  • Communion:  Change Our Hearts (3 Verses) - BLUE
  • Recessional:  Ashes (4 Verses) - BLUE

 

Feb 18 (1st Sunday of Lent)

Mass Parts:  Mass of Creation by Haugen, except Gospel Acclamation Storrington Mass, Marty Haugen. No Gloria. Memorial Acclamation by Haugen.

  • Silent Entrance
  • Kyrie - Mass of Creation BLUE
  • Psalm: 51: Be Merciful O Lord (3 Verses)
  • Gospel Acclamation - BLUE
  • Offertory: Tree of Life (5 Verses)
  • Communion:  Return to God (3 Verses)
  • Recessional:  Jesus Walked This Lonesome Valley (3 Verses)

 

Feb 25 (2nd Sunday of Lent)

Mass Parts:  Mass of Creation by Haugen, except Gospel Acclamation Storrington Mass, Marty Haugen. No Gloria. Memorial Acclamation by Haugen.

  • Psalm: 95: If Today You Hear God’s Voice by Haas (3 Verses)
  • Offertory: How Can I Keep From Singing (4 Verses)
  • Communion:  Eye Has Not Seen (4 Verses)
  • Recessional:  Christ Be Our Light (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.