December 5, 2017

Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph (Dec 31, 2017)

“[A]nd you yourself a sword will pierce.”

As the Church holds up to us the Holy Family as our model, we may feel a heart pierced by the reality of hurt in our families. Today, we celebrate the presence of God in our families and his healing power to reconcile all things.

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Listen to the Podcast:


Entrance Chant: What Child Is This (Traditional; arr. by Tom Booth)

Spirit & Song #153; Never Too Young #165; Breaking Bread 2018 #104

Responsorial Psalm: The Lord Remembers His Covenant Forever (Cooper Ray)

Spirit & Psalm 2018: page 54

Presentation and Preparation of the Gifts: Song of Simeon (Janèt Sullivan-Whitaker)

Spirit & Song #115; Choose Christ 2018 #64

Communion Chant: Come to Us (Greg Walton and Mary Walton)

Spirit & Song #144; Choose Christ 2018 #179

Sending Forth: Angels We Have Heard on High (Traditional; arr. by Dean Baskerville)

Spirit & Song #145; Breaking Bread 2018 #80

Liturgy Podcast is a weekly liturgy planning resource for musicians, liturgists, homilists, youth groups, faith sharing groups, and all who look to the liturgical readings for inspiration and nourishment. Join Ken Canedo and Robert Feduccia as they break open the Scripture and play suggested tracks from the Spirit & Song repertoire.

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