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 5 (Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time)

  • Reading 1: Zechariah 9:9-10
  • Reading 2: Romans 8:9, 11-13
  • Gospel: Matthew 11:25-30

 

July 12 (Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time)

  • Reading 1: Isaiah 55:10-11
  • Reading 2: Romans 8:18-23
  • Gospel: Matthew 13:1-23

 

July 19 (Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time)

  • Reading 1: Wisdom 12:13, 16-19
  • Reading 2: Romans 8:26-27
  • Gospel: Matthew 13:24-43

 

July 26 (Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time)

  • Reading 1: 1 Kings 3:5, 7-12
  • Reading 2: Romans 8:28-30
  • Gospel: Matthew 13:44-52

 

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 

 

Liturgy for the Week

 

List of Songs for Cantors

 

July 11 (Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time)

All Mass parts Mass of Christ the Savior.

  • Gathering: Gathered as One (2 Verses)
  • Psalm 19: Lord You Have the Words (2 Verses)
  • Offertory: Prayer of St Francis (Make Me a Channel of Your Peace) (2 Verses)
  • Communion: I Am For You (2 Verses)
  • Recessional: This Little Light of Mine (2 Verses)

 

July 18 (Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time)

All Mass parts Mass of Christ the Savior.

  • Gathering: Sing a New Song (2 Verses)
  • Psalm 128: Blest Are Those Who Love You (2 Verses)
  • Offertory: The Servant Song (2 Verses)
  • Communion: Canticle of the Turning (2 Verses)
  • Recessional: Glory and Praise to Our God (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.