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.

 

July 15 (Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time)

  • Reading 1: Amos 7:12-15
  • Reading 2: Ephesians 1:3-14
  • Gospel: Mark 6:7-13

 

July 22 (Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time)

  • Reading 1: Jeremiah 23:1-6
  • Reading 2: Ephesians 2:13-18
  • Gospel: Mark 6:30-34

 

July 29 (Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time)

  • Reading 1: 2 Kings 4:42-44
  • Reading 2: Ephesians 4:1-6
  • Gospel: John 6:1-15

 

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 

 

List of Songs for Cantors

 

July 15 (15th Sunday in Ordinary Time)

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

  • Gathering: Gathered As One (2 Verses)
  • Psalm 27: The Lord is My Light and My Salvation (3 Verses)
  • Offertory: Out of Darkness (3 Verses)
  • Communion:  Song of the Body of Christ (5 Verses)
  • Recessional: Let All Things Now Living (2 Verses)

 

July 22 (16th Sunday in Ordinary Time)

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

  • Gathering: Gather Your People (2 Verses)
  • Psalm 103: The Lord is Kind and Merciful (Haugen) (3 Verses)
  • Offertory: Psalm 23: Shepherd Me, O God (5 Verses)
  • Communion:  Abide, O Spirit of Life (4 Verses)
  • Recessional: Glory and Praise to Our God (2 Verses)

 

July 29 (17th Sunday in Ordinary Time)

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

  • Gathering: All are Welcome (3 Verses)
  • Psalm: The Hand of God (3 Verses)
  • Offertory: At the Table of the World (3 Verses)
  • Communion:  Taste and See (Moore) (3 Verses)
  • Recessional: We Walk by Faith (5 Verses)

 

Aug 5 (18th Sunday in Ordinary Time)

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

  • Gathering: Gather Us In (3 Verses)
  • Psalm 19: Lord You Have the Words (4 Verses)
  • Offertory: Table of Plenty (3 Verses)
  • Communion:  I Am the Bread of Life (5 Verses)
  • Recessional: We are Called (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.