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Song Ideas for 6th Sunday of Easter (C) / May 22, 2022

Entrance Antiphon:  (Isaiah 48:20) “Proclaim a joyful sound and let it be heard; proclaim to the ends of the earth: The Lord has freed his people, alleluia.”

Gospel Acclamation: (John 14:23) “Whoever loves me will keep my word, says the Lord, and my Father will love him and we will come to him.”

Communion Antiphon: (John 14:15–16) “If you love me, keep my commandments, says the Lord, and I will ask the Father and he will send you another Paraclete, to abide with you forever, alleluia.”


Responsorial Psalm:

Let All the Nations Praise You by W.Clifford Petty (WLP/GIA) listen




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…” (Preparation / Closing)

All Around by Jacob and Matthew Band (WLP) found in the collection More Voices as One vol. 1  and the collection VOICES (Closing) listen

At the Name of Jesus by Ed Bolduc (WLP) from the CD Hymnsand found in the collection More Voices as One vol. 1 and the collection VOICES  “At the name of Jesus every knee shall bow…” (Gathering / Preparation / Communion / Closing) listen

Be Thou My Vision by Hull/Byrne (Public Domain) “Be thou my wisdom, be thou my true Word.”  (Gathering / Preparation / Communion)

Breathe by Marie Barnett (Vineyard/CCLI) found in the collection Voices as One vol. 2   “This is the air I breathe, your Holy Spirit living in me.”  (Communion)

Breathe On Me, O Breath of God by Ed Bolduc (WLP) from the CD Hymns and the collection More Voices as One vol. 3  and VOICES  “my will to yours incline until this selfish part of me glows with your fire divine.” (Preparation / Communion) listen

Build My Life by Younker/Martin/Kapel/Redman/Barret (Capitol CMG/Bethel Music/CCLI)  “And I will build my life upon your love. It is a firm foundation.” (Preparation / Communion Meditation)

Christ Is Risen by Fields/Maher (Capitol CMG/Essential Music/CCLI) “Forever let your church proclaim…Christ is risen from the dead, trampling over death by death, come awake…come and rise up from the grave.” (Gathering / Preparation / Closing)

Come, Holy Spirit by Aaron Thompson (WLP) from the CD 10,000 Angels  listen (Preparation / Communion)

Come, Holy Spirit by John Angotti (WLP) from the CD Testify  listen  (Gathering / Preparation / Communion)

Easter Song by Aaron Thompson (WLP) found in the collection More Voices As One vol. 1  and VOICES “Jesus is not in the tomb…Alleluia!”  (Preparation / Closing) listen

Flowing River by Rita Baloche (Capitol CMG/CCLI) found in the collection Voices as One vol. 2  and on the CD Come, Holy Spirit  and the collection VOICES “Make my life a flowing river of your everlasting love.” (Preparation / Communion) listen

Give Glory by Jacob and Matthew Band (WLP) from the CD Every Day and the collection More Voices As One vol. 1 and VOICES. “Give glory to our God who is and always was…proclaiming of His victory.”  (Closing Song) listen

Glorify Him by Your Life by Lorraine Hess (WLP/GIA) from the CD Glorify Him and the collection VOICES(Closing)  listen

Glorious Day by Ingram/Smith/Stanfill/Curran (Capitol CMG/Essential Music/CCLI)  “You called my name and I ran out of that grave, out of the darkness into your glorious day.” (Closing Song)

Great Things by Wickham/Myrin (Capitol CMG/Essential Music/CCLI) “O hero of heaven, you conquered the grave!” (Closing)

He Is Risen by Jacob and Matthew (WLP) from the CD Every Day (Communion)

He Lives In Us by Amelia Acosta (WLP) from the collection and in the collection VOICES…forever changing our hearts…” (Communion) listen

I Am the Way by Craig Colson (WLP) from the CD I Am the Way  and found in the collection More Voices as One vol. 3 and in the collection VOICES listen (Preparation / Communion)

Jesus Christ Is Risen Today arr. Alonso (WLP) found in the collection More Voices as One vol. 3 and VOICESlisten

Jesus Reigns by John Angotti (WLP) from the CD We Gather In Love and the collection More Voices as One vol. 2 and VOICES (Preparation / Closing) listen

King of Kings by Ligertwood/Ingram (Capitol CMG/Essential Music/CCLI) “And the church of Christ was born, then the Spirit lit the flame…” (Gathering / Preparation / Communion)

Holy Spirit by Bryan and Katie Torwalt (Capitol CMG/CCLI) found in the collection VOICES (Gathering / Preparation / Communion) listen

Holy Spirit, Breathe on Me by John Angotti (WLP) from the CD We Gather In Love   listen  “Holy Spirit, send your fire of love…breathe on me. Sealed with gifts of your love, change us so we change the world.” (Preparation / Communion)

Holy Spirit, We’re Calling You by Ed Bolduc (WLP/GIA) “For the healing of the world, for the healing of the nations, Lord we pray with one voice, one song for all the earth.”  found in the collection VOICES  (Use anywhere except Psalm) listen

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

Remembrance by Hastings/Davenport (Capitol CMG/CCLI) Hallelujah, I’ll live my life in remembrance Hallelujah, Your promise I won’t forget.” (Communion)

Shine the Light by WAL (WLP) from the CD Always and Everywhere and found in the collection More Voices as One vol. 3 and VOICES “Shine the light, shine his light, to all the nations, be the love, be his love that won us salvation.”  (Closing Song) listen

Shout to the Lord by Darlene Zschech (Music Services/CCLI) found in the collection VOICES “Shout to the Lord all the earth, let us sing…tower of refuge and strength…” (Gathering) (Entrance Antiphon) listen

Shout to the North by Martin Smith (Capitol CMG/CCLI) found in the collections Voices as One vol. 2 and and VOICES“Shout to the north and the south, sing to the east and the west, Jesus is Savior to all, Lord of heaven and earth.”  (Gathering / Preparation / Closing) (Entrance Antiphon)  listen

Today by John Angotti (WLP) from the CD Today  listen “Jesus Christ is risen, alleluia, our triumphant holy day, alleluia!” (Gathering / Preparation / Closing)

Thy Word by Grant/Smith (Capitol CMG/Word Music/CCLI)  found in the collection Voices as One vol. 1 “Thy Word is a lamp unto my feet and a light unto my path.” (Preparation / Communion Meditation)

We Believe by Hooper/Fike/Ryan (Capitol CMG/CCLI)  “In this time of desperation when all we know is doubt and fear…we believe in God the Father, we believe in Jesus Christ…we believe in the Holy Spirit…’ (Preparation / Communion)

We Breathe in Love by Craig Colson (WLP) from the CD Higher Praise  “We breathe in love, we breathe our charity…” (Communion Meditation) octavo

Where Charity and Love Abide by Trevor Thomson (WLP) from the CD In Shadow and In Light  and VOICES “The love of Christ has made us one. Let us rejoice in him, let us rejoice in him” (Song of Preparation / Communion) listen

Worthy Is the Lamb of God by Lorraine Hess (WLP/GIA) from the CD Glorify Him and VOICES (Preparation / Communion) listen

Ye Sons and Daughters arr. Josh Blakesley (spiritandsong.com) listen on YouTube

You Alone by Aaron Thompson (WLP) found in the collection Voices as One vol. 2 and the CD 10,000 Angels   “Holy Spirit, give us strength when we’re tempted…”  (Preparation)