Song Ideas for the 27th Sunday in Ordinary Time, October 2nd, 2022

Entrance Antiphon:  (Esther 4:17) “Within your will, O Lord, all things are established, and there is none that can resist your will.  For you have made all things, the heaven and the earth, and all that is held within the circle of heaven; you are the Lord of all.”

Gospel Acclamation: (1 Peter 1:25) “The word of the Lord remains forever.  This is the word that has been proclaimed to you.”

Communion Antiphon: (Lamentations 3:25) “The Lord is good to those who hope in him, to the soul that seeks him.”


(1 Corinthians 10:17) “Though many, we are one bread, one body, for we all partake of the one Bread and one Chalice.”


If Today You Hear His Voice: Psalm 95 by W. Clifford Petty (WLP/GIA) found in the collection VOICES.  listen

If Today You Hear the Voice of God by Ed Bolduc (WLP) from the CD The Face of God and found in the collection Voices as One vol. 1 and VOICES “…harden not your hearts.”  (Preparation / Communion Meditation) listen


Be God’s by Danielle Rose (WLP) from the collection Voices as One vol. 2 and the CD Mysteries  and VOICES“If you want the world to change, be God’s love.

Use your gifts to bless this day…God has greater plans for you…” (Preparation / Closing) listen

Consuming Fire by Tim Hughes (Capitol CMG/CCLI) listen on YouTube  “Consuming fire, fan into flame a passion for your name. Spirit of God, will you fall in this place. Lord, have your way…in us.” (Preparation / Communion)

Give Glory by Jacob and Matthew Band (WLP) from the CD Every Day and the collection More Voices As One vol. 1 and VOICES “We walk by faith not sight…”  (Closing) listen

God of Wonders by Byrd/Hindalong (Capitol CMG/Brentwood-Benson/CCLI)  found in the collection Voices as One vol. 2 and on the CD Strong In Faith and VOICES “Lord of all creation, of water, earth and sky….” listen

I Believe Because You Loved Me by John Angotti (WLP) from the CD I Believe  listen

I Will Choose Christ by Tom Booth (spiritandsong) from the CD Find Us Ready  listen on YouTube “I choose to serve…and with the death of my own desires I’ll rise with you.”  (Preparation / Communion / Closing)

I Will Follow by Jacob and Matthew Band (WLP) from the CD Every Day “You lead the way and I will follow, pour out my heart to you and let go…”  (Preparation / Communion)

I Will Follow by Tomlin/Ingram/Morgan (Capitol CMG/Essential/Spirit Music/CCLI)  “I will trust in you alone…” found in the  collection VOICES (Preparation) listen

In the River by Quilala/Silverberg/Schoolmeesters/Williams (Capitol CMG/CCLI) “There is a current stirring deep inside. It’s overflowing from the heart of God…”  (Closing)

Journey for Home by Ed Bolduc (WLP) found in the collection Voices As One vol. 1  and the collection VOICES   “Lord, make us strong in hope and faith…” (use anywhere except Psalm) listen

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

Many and One by Steve Angrisano ( found in the collection VOICES “We are many, yet we are one. We are separate, yet bound in his love.” listen (Preparation / Communion)

My Reward by Paul Baloche (Capitol CMG/CCLI)  “I want to hear you say, ‘Good and faithful servant.’  Jesus you are my reward…”  (Closing Song)

Oceans (Where Feet May Fail) by Houston/Crocker/Ligthelm (Capitol CMG/CCLI) “…and my faith will be made stronger in the presence of my Savior…” (Meditation)

One Bread, One Body by John Foley, SJ (OCP)  (Communion)

One Bread, One Cup by Lee/Canedo/Fisher/Aven (spiritandsong) “Gathered as one family in love, one bread, one cup.” (Communion Antiphon – Communion)

One Lord, One Faith by Lorraine Hess (WLP) from the CD Glorify Him “Make us willing to respond as our hearts discern your will.” (Preparation / Closing) 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

Renew by Hart/Byrd (spiritandsong) “Holy Spirit, Comforter who intercedes…stir the passion in our hearts; breathe new life into us.”  (Preparation / Communion)

Strong In Faith by Ed Bolduc (WLP/GIA) found in the collections Voices as One vol. 2. “We must stand tall, we must believe, we must be strong in our faith…” (Preparation) listen

Take My Life by Tomlin et al (Capitol CMG/CCLI) “Take my life and let it be consecrated all to thee.” (Song of Preparation / Communion)

The Rock of Faith by Ed Bolduc (WLP) found in the collection Voices as One vol. 2 , the collection VOICES, and the CD In Every Age  listen “Faith can move a mountain of doubt…”  (Closing Song)

There’s A Presence by John Angotti (WLP) from the CD I Believe and the collection More Voices As One vol. 1 and VOICES  “I believe in you…” (Preparation / Communion) listen

We Believe by Hooper/Fike/Ryan (Capitol CMG/CCLI) “let our faith be more than anthems, greater than the sing we sing…we believe in God the Father, we believe in Jesus Christ…we believe in the Holy Spirit…” (Preparation / Communion)

We Walk by Faith by Ed Bolduc (WLP) from the CD Hymns and found in the collection More Voices as One vol. 1  “Help then O Lord, our unbelief and may our faith abound.” (Preparation / Communion)

Where Charity and Love Abide by Trevor Thomson (WLP) from the CD In Shadow and In Light  and VOICESlisten “As we are gathered into one may we be one in heart, may we be one in heart”  (Communion)