Program Manager, Franciscan Mission Service (Washington, DC)

The Program Manager will manage the Overseas Lay Mission (OLM) Program, one to two-week domestic and international short-term mission and global awareness trips, alumni relations, and some aspects of the one-year DC Service Corps (DCSC) program. The Program Manager will consistently communicate and promote the philosophy, policies, and practices of Franciscan Mission Service.

Liturgy Preparation Aid

Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ June 19, 2022 On June 19, 2022, the Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ, the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) launches a Eucharistic Revival initiative. Over the next several years, the dioceses of the USA will recommit ourselves toContinue reading “Liturgy Preparation Aid”

Director of Music, St. Mary of Vernon Parish (Chicago, IL)

The Director of Music is a member of the Pastoral Staff and is directly responsible to the Pastor. The Director assists the Pastor with overall efforts to ensure parishioners encounter Jesus Christ through prayer, the sacraments, and worship. The scope of this role is to discern, plan, prepare and implement music opportunities for everyone in the parish.

Director of Music, St. Joseph Catholic Church (Libertyville, IL)

ongregation being inspired to praise God by singing. The Director of Music will provide leadership and vision for the music program at St. Joseph, leading musicians, cantors and choirs, developing a culture of worship among the congregation, and collaborating with staff to create excellent worship experiences. Will define and execute a contemporary vision for inspiring congregational participation in worship through excellent musicianship, and enthusiastic choir singing, and a song choice that favors contemporary liturgical worship music.

Director of the Office of Social Concerns: Archdiocese of Washington (DC)

The mission of the Catholic Archdiocese of Washington is to spread the light of the Gospel of Jesus Christ to the world. In the faithful pursuit of this mission, the archdiocese is seeking a Director of the Office of Social Concerns. This role will direct the programs and activities to promote an understanding among people of the Archdiocese about Catholic Social Teaching, fostering the social mission of the church and working for the common good.

Optional Text for Good Friday Solemn Intercession: For Peace in Ukraine

The Roman Missal states that “in a situation of grave public need, the Diocesan Bishop may permit or order the addition of a special intention” (Roman Missal, The Passion of the Lord, no. 13) in addition to the ten solemn intercessions which are provided for the Good Friday Liturgy. Sample (Austria Bishops Conference): (Translations courtesyContinue reading “Optional Text for Good Friday Solemn Intercession: For Peace in Ukraine”

Act of Consecration to the Immaculate Heart of Mary: March 25, 2022

Pope Francis has invited all the Bishops of the world and their local Churches to participate in an Act of Consecration on March 25 to the Immaculate Heart of Mary.  “…I intend to carry out a solemn Act of Consecration of humanity, and Russia and Ukraine in particular, to the Immaculate Heart of Mary. SinceContinue reading “Act of Consecration to the Immaculate Heart of Mary: March 25, 2022”

Diocesan Director of Music and Cathedral Musician, Diocese of Youngstown

The Catholic Diocese of Youngstown, Ohio seeks a full-time Diocesan Director of Music and Cathedral Musician. The position would require a strong sense of liturgy both in its history and development. The Director of Music and Cathedral Musician serves as the principal musician and choir director. Salary commensurate with ministerial experience and education. Benefits included.