Funeral Liturgy Selection Guide


Funeral within Mass



St. Patrick Church

Words of Remembrance (before Mass)

Introductory Rites

Sprinkling/Placing of Pall                Family Members

Entrance/Gathering Song                Select Entrance Song from website

Liturgy of the Word

First Reading                                    Select from Old Testament Readings (website)

Easter Season First Reading           Easter Season select from Easter Season First Reading

Responsorial Psalm Setting             Select from Responsorial Psalms in Music Selections  

Second Reading                                Select from New Testament Readings (website)

Gospel Acclamation                          Sung

Gospel                                                Select from Gospel Readings (website)

General Intercessions                        Read by Deacon or Family Member

Liturgy of the Eucharist

Presentation of the Gifts                    Select Song from website

Sanctus; Mystery of Faith; Amen; Lamb of God (all sung)

Communion Processional                  Select Song from website

Communion Meditation                    Optional

Final Commendation

Song of Farewell                                Select Song from website

Recessional Hymn                             Select Song from website