Song Ideas and Suggestions for 11th Sunday in Ordinary Time, June 16, 2024

(also Father’s Day)

Responsorial Psalm:

Lord, It Is Good to Give Thanks by W. Clifford Petty (WLP/GIA)

Lord, It Is Good to Give Thanks to You by Ed Bolduc (WLP/GIA) found in the collection  VOICES listen

More Songs:

Act Justly, Love Mercy, Walk Humbly by Tomlin/Ingram/Barrett (Capitol CMG/CCLI) “Years from now we’ll see The fruit our hands have sown…faith just like a seed, the only way it grows…” (Preparation / Closing)

Father, We Thank Thee by John Angotti (WLP) found in the collection Voices As One vol. 2, VOICES, and on the CD Testify  listen “Father, we thank thee, for planting these seeds in our hearts.” (Preparation / Closing)

For the Beauty of the Earth by Ed Bolduc (WLP) from the CD Hymns and the collection VOICES  listen  “Lord, we thank you. Lord, we love you. Lord, we thank you for this life.” (Closing)

For Us by Sarah Hart & Sarah Kroger (Integrity/CCLI) chart  “O how deep the Father‘s love.” (Preparation / Communion)

For Your Glory by Matt Maher (Capitol CMG/CCLI)  “There’s a time to sow, there’s a time to reap…everything I am is for your glory.” (Closing)

Give Glory by Jacob and Matthew Band (WLP) from the CD Every Day and the collection More Voices As One vol. 1 and VOICES. “Our lives we choose to live in hope our God has given.”  (Closing Song) listen

Good, Good Father by Brown/Barrett (Capitol CMG/CCLI) “I am loved by you…”  (Communion Meditation)

I Am Yours (Consume Me, Completely) by Trevor Thomson (WLP) from CD In Shadow and In Light and the collection More Voices as One vol. 2 and VOICES. “O Bread of Life, you will answer all our needs…”  (Communion)  listen

Lord, I Need You by Nockels/Carson/Reeves/Stanfill/Maher (Capitol CMG/CCLI) found in the collection VOICES“Without you I fall apart.  You’re the one that guides my heart..“  (Preparation / Communion)  listen

Of the Father’s Love Begotten by Ubowski/Hart (Essential Music/GIA/CCLI) found in the collection VOICES “Forever in the Father’s love we stand…”  (Preparation / Communion) listen

One Bread, One Body by John Foley, SJ (OCP) “Grain for the fields, scattered and grown, gathered to one, for all.” (Communion)

Paschal Mystery by Bradley Knuckles (WLP) ) found in the collection VOICES  “We find in you what nothing else can give. You satisfy the heart.” (Preparation / Communion)  listen

Praise to the Lord the Almighty by Winkworth/Nockels/Neander (CURB/ Word Music Publishing/CCLI)

So Beautiful by Jacob and Matthew (WLP) from the CD Every Day and found in the collection More Voices as One vol. 2  listen  “Lord, gather your people to the table of everlasting life.” (Communion)

Stain Me by Aaron Thompson (WLP)  from the CD Alive in Me   “…your words can be hard to understand…’cause I’m blind to your plan…you have the words of life…”  (Preparation / Communion)

The Lord Is My Light by Ed Bolduc (GIA) from the CD Awake to the Day and in the collection Voices as One vol. 2  and found in the collection VOICES “There is one thing I ask…to live in the house of the Lord…”  (Communion Antiphon) listen

The Seed that Falls on Good Ground by Ed Bolduc (GIA)

We Come to You by Josh Blakesley ( from the CD Waiting and the collection VOICES “In the Body of Christ we are brought to new life…” (Communion)  listen

We Gather As the Body of Christ by John Angotti (WLP) from the CD We Gather In Love  click here to preview full score and listen “We gather as the Body of Christ to receive the Body of Christ. We go forth as the Body of Christ…” (Gathering / Preparation)

We Walk by Faith by Ed Bolduc (WLP) from the CD Hymns and found in the collection More Voices as One vol. 1  “My Lord and God! You are my Lord and God!  You are my Lord and God! You will always be the Lord of all of me.” (Preparation / Communion)

Your Grace Is Enough by Matt Maher (spiritandsong) found in the collection Voices as One vol. 2  and VOICES (Closing Song) listen