Mass of Christian Burial 
Your deacased loved one, you and your family are in prayers of the clergy, staff, and parishioners and at the masses.   
 

In planning the Funeral mass, below are the reading selections to be made -
-First reading (Old Testament)

-Second reading ( New Testament)
-Prayers of the faithful, and
-music hymns.

 

You may choose family members for the readings, as well as the offertory procession.   Use the Christian burial planning form below as a guide.  

 

Below is Also a link for a complete guide to and funeral mass.  

 

http://usccb.org/prayer-and-worship/bereavement-and-funerals/index.cfm

 

 

CHRISTIAN BURIAL GUIDELINES:

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FUNERAL PLANNING FORM & BIO:

Funeral Mass Preparation Format and Bio.[...]
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READING SELECTIONS - Choose one Old Testament & New Testament Readings, and Select Readers for Each:

3 SJB Mass of Christian Burial Old Testa[...]
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4 SJB Mass of Christian Burial New Testa[...]
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CHOOSE A GOSPEL READ BY THE PRIEST OR DEACON:

5 SJB Mass of Christian Burial Gospel Re[...]
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CHOOSE PRAYER OF THE FAITHFUL, CUSTOMIZE, AND SELECT A READER:

Mass of Christian Burial Prayers of the [...]
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CHOOSE MUSIC FOR THE PARTS OF THE MASS FROM THESE SELECTIONS:

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