Here are some notes on the First Sunday of Advent, which also includes Fr. Steve's Celebration of Service. CLICK FOR MUSIC LIST


We're returning to Mass of Christ the Savior (with "Save Us, Savior of the World") for all liturgies December 1, 2018-March 3, 2019.

NEW Entrance Song: Come, Emmanuel

Penitential Act B: Mass of Spirit and Grace (Adapted; we've used this the past several years.)

(NO GLORIA during Advent except for the Immaculate Conception Holy Day.)

Responsorial Psalm: Psalm 25: To You, O Lord (Scott Soper)

Preparation of Gifts & Altar: Holy is Your Name, by David Haas

Possibly Unfamiliar Communion Procession Music: Heart of a Shepherd, by Rory Cooney

Recessional Music: Dona Nobis Pacem (Traditional Round)


All music ministers, grade 2-Adult are invited to join in this 30-minute prayer service prior to the 2-4 pm reception. Contact your director by 11/28 to sign up: Kyle Lechtenberg, Erin Stoltenberg, or Jackie Carey.


12:45 pm: Gathering and seating in music area of church

1:00 pm: Music Rehearsal

1:30 pm: Prayer Service

Prelude, if time permits: Dona Nobis Pacem (above)

Entrance: Heart of a Shepherd (above)

Responsorial Canticle: Holy is Your Name (above)

The Lord's Prayer (chant)

Sending Forth (into retirement!): We Are Called