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 24 (Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time)

  • Reading 1: 1 Samuel 26:2, 7-9, 12-13, 22-23
  • Reading 2: 1 Corinthians 15:45-49
  • Gospel: Luke 6:27-38

 

Mar 3 (Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time)

  • Reading 1: Sirach 27:4-7
  • Reading 2: 1 Corinthians 15:54-58
  • Gospel: Luke 6:39-45

 

Mar 6 (Ash Wednesday)

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

 

Mar 10 (First Sunday of Lent)

  • Reading 1: Deuteronomy 26:4-10
  • Reading 2: Romans 10:8-13
  • Gospel: Luke 4:1-13

 

Mar 17 (Second Sunday of Lent)

  • Reading 1: Genesis 15:5-12, 17-18
  • Reading 2: Philippians 3:17 – 4:1
  • Gospel: Luke 9:28B-36

 

Mar 24 (Third Sunday of Lent)

  • Reading 1: Exodus 3:1-8A, 13-15
  • Reading 2: 1 Corinthians 10:1-6, 10-12
  • Gospel: Luke 13:1-9

 

Mar 31 (Fourth Sunday of Lent)

  • Reading 1: Joshua 5-9A, 10-12
  • Reading 2: 2 Corinthians 5:17-21
  • Gospel: Luke 15:1-3, 11-32

 

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 

Choir Rehearsal and Mass Schedule - January to June 2019

 

List of Songs for Cantors

Feb 24 (7th Sunday in Ordinary Time)

All Mass parts Mass of Christ the Savior (Dan Schutte) and Halle,Halle Alleluia.

  • Gathering: We Are Called (2 Verses)
  • Psalm 103: The Lord is Kind and Merciful (Haugen) (3 Verses)
  • Offertory: Seek Ye First (4 Verses)
  • Communion:  Taste and See (Hurd) (3 Verses)
  • Recessional: They’ll Know We Are Christians (2 Verses)

 

Mar 3 (8th Sunday in Ordinary Time)

All Mass parts Mass of Christ the Savior (Dan Schutte) and Halle,Halle Alleluia.

  • Gathering: Lead Me, Guide Me (2 Verses)
  • Psalm 138: The Fragrance of Christ (3 Verses)
  • Offertory: We Are the Light of the World (4 Verses)
  • Communion:  Abide, O Spirit of Life (4 Verses)
  • Recessional: I Danced in the Morning (3 Verses)

 

Mar 6 (Ash Wednesday)

All Mass parts Mass of Creation (Marty Haugen) and Gospel Acclamation Storrington Mass (Marty Haugen)..

  • Gathering: Silent Gathering
  • Psalm 51: Be Merciful O Lord (3 Verses)
  • Ashes Song 1: Return to God (3 Verses)
  • Ashes Song 2: Tree of Life (5 Verses)
  • Offertory: Deep Within (3 Verses)
  • Communion:  Change of Hearts (3 Verses)
  • Recessional: Ashes (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.