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.

 

Jan 26 (Third Sunday in Ordinary Time)

  • Reading 1: Isaiah 8:23 – 9:3
  • Reading 2: 1 Corinthians 1:10-13, 17
  • Gospel: Matthew 4:12-23

 

Feb 2 (Presentation of the Lord)

  • Reading 1: Malachi 3:1-4
  • Reading 2: Hebrews 2:14-18
  • Gospel: Luke 2:22-40

 

Feb 9 (Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time)

  • Reading 1: Isaiah 58:7-10
  • Reading 2: 1 Corinthians 2:1-5
  • Gospel: Matthew 5:13-16

 

Feb 16 (Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time)

  • Reading 1: Sirach 15:15-20
  • Reading 2: 1 Corinthians 2:6-10
  • Gospel: Matthew 5:17-37

 

Feb 23 (Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time)

  • Reading 1: Leviticus 19:1-2, 17-18
  • Reading 2: 1 Corinthians 3:16-23
  • Gospel: Matthew 5:38-48

 

Feb 26 (Ash Wednesday)

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

 

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 

BT Music Ministry Choir Rehearsal and Mass Schedule-Jan-June 2020

 

List of Songs for Cantors

 

January 26 (Third Sunday in Ordinary Time)

All Mass parts Storrington Mass and Celtic Alleluia

  • Gathering: City of God (2 Verses)
  • Psalm 27: The Lord is My Light (3 Verses)
  • Offertory: The Spirit of God (3 Verses)
  • Communion: The Summons (5 Verses)
  • Recessional: Lead Me, Lord (3 Verses)

 

February 2 (Presentation of the Lord)

All Mass parts Storrington Mass and Celtic Alleluia

  • Gathering: Bring Forth the Kingdom (3 Verses)
  • Psalm 98: All the Ends of the Earth – Refrain 1 (4 Verses)
  • Offertory: Christ Be Our Light (4 Verses)
  • Communion: Canticle of the Turning (4 Verses)
  • Recessional: City of 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.