Welcome to all Lectors at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. You are doing a fantastic job. Thank you for your service to our Catholic Church. Here is a eight minute video that I call the Lector 10 Commandments.
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FATHER SCOTT'S LECTOR 10 COMMANDMENTS (September 2014)
- Practice: One week before, read once a day for seven days.
- Communicate: Check with Priest, Deacon, Musicians before Mass begins.
- Holy Spirit: Enliven the Holy Spirit before you begin, “Come Holy Spirit.”
- Books: Locate Book, ensure correct reading, put on Ambo
- Bowing: To the altar when approaching podium and leaving podium.
- Memorize: "A reading from XXX." Proclaim it while looking up.
- Pause: Stand at the Podium, pause, make eye contact, begin.
- Volume: Speak as if there is no microphone and try to reach last pew.
- Finger: No shame using finger when reading. It helps when you look up.
- Clean-up: Large lectionary/intercessions Sacristy; Gospels on Altar
YOUTUBE LINKS TO LECTOR TRAINING AT SACRED HEART WASILLA
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Lector Training 1
Lector Training 2
Lector Training 3
Lector Training 4
Lector Training 5
Lector Training 6
Lector Training 7
Lector Training 8
Lector Training 9
Lector Training 10
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Lector Training 12 (Damaged During Upload)
Lector Training 13
Lector Training 14
Lector Training 15
Lector Training 16