Music Minister at St. Paul VI Parish, Riverside, Ill. (Archdiocese of Chicago)

The newly established Saint Paul VI parish is seeking a music minister to be a vital part of the liturgy team.  The successful candidate will collaborate with Director of Liturgy and Music Team to identify needs and plan sacred music; be responsible for music selection, preparation, and assembly preparation for Masses, Holy Days, sacramental liturgies, and special liturgies.  He/she will recruit, form and direct the parish choir; recruit and form cantors; and participate in Music Team meetings.

Director of Music at St. Mary of Vernon, Archdiocese of Chicago

St. Mary of Vernon is a Catholic parish in the northwest suburbs of Chicago.  They are seeking a Director of Music to become a member of the Pastoral Staff and who will assist the Pastor with the 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 ongoing music opportunities for everyone in the parish.  As we enter the post-pandemic point in time, vibrant music will play an important role in attracting people to return to Mass and the Sacraments.

Editor and Liturgical Training Consultant at LTP, Chicago, Ill.

Liturgy Training Publications is seeking an Editor and Liturgical Training Consultant to research, analyze and collaborate on new ideas and products for LTP. This individual must have a strong background in Catholic liturgy and catechesis, with a broad knowledge of the current Catholic marketplace. The candidate will serve as a resource to other editors and the marketing department by identifying potential authors and strengthening relationships with worship offices and other diocesan offices to determine their needs.

2014 Lombard, Ill.

Over 220 leaders from 103 dioceses gathered in Lombard, Ill., October 1–3, 2014, for the annual national meeting of FDLC. Their focus was “The RCIA: Ever Ancient, Ever New.” Specifically, they would examine the National Statutes on the Catechumenate (1988) which have served as particular law for the dioceses of the United States for the implementation of the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults.