Lector Training

FATHER SCOTT'S TOP TEN LECTOR TIPS

1. Holy Spirit: Enliven the Holy Spirit before you begin.

2. Practice: One week before, read your reading once a day for seven days.

3. Reconnaissance: Before Mass, ensure the book is turned to the proper reading.

4. Bowing: Bow to the altar when approaching the podium and leaving the podium.

5. Memorize: Memorize the opening "A reading from XXX."  Proclaim it while looking up.

6. Pause: Stand at the Podium, pause, make eye contact, begin.

7. Volume: Speak as if there is no microphone and try to reach last pew.

8. Finger: Use your finger to read so you won't get lost when you look up.

9. Chant: If possible chant the opening and closing.

10. Communicate: Check with Priest, Deacon, Musicians before Mass begins.


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