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.

 

Oct 20 (Twenty-ninth Sunday in Ordinary Time)

  • Reading 1: Exodus 17:8-13
  • Reading 2: 2 Timothy 3:14-4:2
  • Gospel: Luke 18:1-8

 

Oct 27 (Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time)

  • Reading 1: Sirach 35:12-14, 16-18
  • Reading 2: 2 Timothy 4:6-8, 16-18
  • Gospel: Luke 18:9-14

 

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 

Fall 2019 - Mid-January 2020 Music Ministry Choir Schedule

 

List of Songs for Cantors

 

October 20 (Twenty-ninth Sunday in Ordinary Time)

All Mass parts Mass of Creation, except Glendalough Mass Glory to God.

  • Gathering: Lead Me, Guide Me (2 Verses)
  • Psalm 25: To You, O Lord (Haugen) (3 Verses)
  • Offertory: Faith of Our Fathers (5 Verses)
  • Communion: Now We Remain (4 Verses)
  • Recessional: Sing a New Song (3 Verses)

 

October 26 (Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time)

All Mass parts Mass of Creation, except Glendalough Mass Glory to God.

  • Gathering: Blest Be the Lord (3 Verses)
  • Psalm 34: The Cry of the Poor (3 Verses)
  • Offertory: Here I Am (3 Verses)
  • Communion: Taste & See (Hurd) (3 Verses)
  • Recessional: In the Day of the Lord (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.