Song Ideas for the 15th Sunday in Ordinary Time, July 10, 2022


Entrance Antiphon: (Psalm 17:[16]:15) “As for me, in justice I shall behold your face; I shall be filled with the vision of your glory.”

Gospel Acclamation: (John 6:63c, 68c) “Your words, Lord, are spirit and life; you have the words of everlasting life.”

Communion Antiphon: (Psalm 84[83]:4–5) “The sparrow finds a home, and the swallow a nest for her young: by your altars, O Lord of hosts, my King and my God. Blessed are they who dwell in your house for ever singing your praise.”


(John 6:57) “Whoever eats my flesh and drinks my blood remains in me and I in him, says the Lord.”

Responsorial Psalm:

(not verbatim) Lord, You Have the Words by Ed Bolduc (WLP) from the CD The Face of God and found in the collection Voices as One vol. 1  and found in the collection VOICES  “The law of the Lord is perfect…the rule of the Lord is to be trusted…”  listen


Act Justly, Love Mercy, Walk Humbly by Tomlin/Ingram/Barrett (Capitol CMG/CCLI) “It all comes down to this, to be your hands and feet.” (Preparation / Closing)

As It Is In Heaven by Matt Maher (spiritandsong) from the CD Overflow and in the collection VOICES  “Let your kingdom come, let your will be done on earth as it is in heaven” (Closing Song) listen

Better Is One Day by Matt Redman (Capitol CMG/CCLI) found in the collection Voices as One vol. 2 and VOICES  and on the CD Strong In Faith “Better is one day in your house than thousands elsewhere.”  (Communion) listen

By Our Love by Christy Nockels (Capitol CMG/CCLI) “The time is now…and they will know us by our love.”  (Preparation / Communion)

Can We Love by Tom Booth (spiritandsong) from the CD Captured  and found in the collection VOICES “Loving our neighbor as ourselves the kingdom of love we will know.” (Song of Gathering / Preparation) listen

Cry the Gospel by Tom Booth (OCP) from the CD Cry the Gospel  “Be holy, the Lord be glorified…” (Gathering / Preparation / Closing)

Find Us Ready by Tom Booth (spiritandsong) from the CD Find Us Ready  “Find us working and loving and doing your will…building the kingdom of mercy and love.” (Use anywhere except Psalm)

Fragrance Prayer by Tom Booth (spiitandsong) from the CD Change Me “Shine through me and be so in me that every soul I come in contact with may feel your presence in my soul.”  (Preparation / Communion)

Glorify Him by Your Life by Lorraine Hess (WLP/GIA) from the CD Glorify Him and the collection VOICES . “Love Jesus with your home and welcome the stranger.” (Closing) listen 

Holy Spirit, We’re Calling You by Ed Bolduc (WLP/GIA) found in the collection VOICES  “May we be for the world the hands and feet of Christ…alive in our world, move within us…” (Use anywhere except Psalm) listen

I Will Choose Christ by Tom Booth (spiritandsong) from the CD Find Us Ready  “and with the death of my own desires…I will choose love. I choose to serve.”” (Preparation / Communion Meditation)

Lord Reign In Me by Brenton Brown (Vineyard) found in the collection Voices as One vol. 2, VOICES “Over every thought, over every word, may my life reflect the beauty of my Lord.” (Closing) listen

Love One Another by Feargal King (WLP) found in the collection Voices as One vol. 2 , the CD We Will be the Light, and found in the collection VOICES  (Preparation / Communion) listen

Love the Lord by Lincoln Brewster (Capitol CMG (IMI)/CCLI) “I will serve the Lord with all my heart, with all my soul, with all my mind, and with all my strength.” (Closing)

Love the Lord Your God by Al Valverde (OCP) (Gathering / Preparation)

Make Me a Channel of Your Peace  by John Angotti (WLP) found in the collection More Voices As One vol. 1 and found in the collection VOICES  listen

More Love, More Power by Jude DelHiero (Mercy/Vineyard/CCLI) found in the collection More Voices as One vol. 2 and VOICES  and on the CD Come, Holy Spirit  (Here’s a slower version:)  “And I will seek your face with all of my heart.”  (Gathering)

Open My Eyes  by Jesse Manibusan (spiritandsong) found in the collection Voices as One vol. 2  and VOICES and on the CD We Will be the Light  “Open my eyes, Lord, help me to see your face…”  (Gathering) listen

Reason to Live by Ed Bolduc (WLP) from the CD We are Faithful and found in the collection Voices as One vol. 1  and VOICES “He will be my strength that comes from God above… I will serve the Lord. He will be my passion…”  (Communion)  listen

Take My Life by Tomlin et al (Capitol CMG/CCLI) “Take my lips and let them be filled with messages from thee.” (Song of Preparation / Communion)

Take My Life by Scott Underwood (Vineyard Music/CCLI) found in the collection Voices as One vol. 2 and  VOICES “Take my life and form it…my mind transform it…my will and conform it to yours.”  (Preparation / Communion Meditation)

Testify to Love by Pool/Field/VanManen/Riekerk (EMI Blackwood/Universal Music/CCLI) found in the collection Voices as One vol. 2  “…every hand that reaches out to offer peace…for as long as I shall live I will testify to love.”  (Preparation / Closing)

The Feast Meant for Everyone by Booth/Hart (OCP) Bread for the immigrant, bread for the poor, bread for the hungry who beg at our door. Food for the outcast waiting to belong; come to the feast meant for everyone.” (Preparation / Communion)

The Hands and Feet of Jesus by Ubowski/Hart (GIA) “We will be the hands and feet of Jesus to a world in need of love.” found in the collection VOICES. (Closing) listen

There’s a Wideness in God’s Mercy by Ed Bolduc (WLP) found in the collection More Voices as One vol. 3 and VOICES  “Let there be a wideness in our mercy, let there be a kindness in our hearts.”  (Song of Preparation / Closing Song) listen

We are Your Love by Trevor Thomson (WLP/GIA) found in the collection VOICES “We are your hands…reaching out with mercy…light in the dark for all to see…”  listen

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

Whatever You Do by John Angotti (WLP) from the CD Joy Beyond Our Dreams and found in the collection More Voices as One vol. 1 and VOICES “Whatever you do to the least of your sisters and brothers you have done to me.” (Preparation / Closing) listen

Where Charity and Love Abide by Trevor Thomson (WLP) from the CD In Shadow and In Light   and VOICESWhere charity and love…there God is found.” (Song of Preparation / Communion) listen

With All Your Strength by Muglia/Thomas (OCP) “Praise the Lord with all your heart, with all your mind and soul…” (Closing)

Your Words by Mikey Needleman (WLP/GIA) from the CD All for You “Your words are Spirit and life…” (Preparation / Closing)