Music Ministry
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for music at our liturgies in the Sacred Heart Chapel.

September 13: 24th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Opening:  Grant Peace to Those Who Wait for You
"BRESLAU" (As hymnodus sacer/Tietze)
Presentation:  Prayer of Saint Francis (Temple)
Communion:  There’s a Wideness: Be Merciful (Bolduc); As We Forgive (Marchionda)
Closing:  Forgive Our Sins as We Forgive "MORNING SONG" (Chapin)

September 20: 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Opening:  I Am the Salvation of My Own Sheep
"LAUDATE DOMINUM" (Parry/Tietze)
Presentation:  Lord of All Hopefulness "SLANE" (Irish folk song)
Communion:  Seek the Lord (O'Connor); Bread of the World (Tate)
Closing:  Seek Ye First "SEEK YE FIRST" (Lafferty)


Holy Hour: Songs of Comfort and Joy
Streamed live on YouTube on May 8, 2020
Worship aid available here
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Live stream events with music:
7/12 Sunday Virtual Hymn Sing - Blest Are We
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There are many opportunities to share your musical gifts with our parish community! 
Please contact Director of Music Lisa Grisolia for more information.
[email protected]
Music Ministry office: 630-530-3489
Cantor (high school - adult)
Cantors are solo singers that lead the congregation at Masses throughout the year. 
Parish Choir (high school - adult)

The Parish Choir is a mixed vocal ensemble that sings at Sunday 9am Mass September through May, as well as 11pm Mass on Christmas Eve and services during Holy Week. 
Contemporary Ensemble (high school - adult)
The Contemporary Ensemble provides music for Sunday 5:15pm Mass throughout the year, led by Kristen Suwanski.
Teen Choir (8th grade - high school)
The Teen Choir sings at Sunday 11:30am Mass once a month, September through May.

Junior Cantor (6th - 8th grade)
Junior Cantors are solo singers that lead the congregation at our Sunday Family Masses.
Parish Children’s Choir (3rd - 5th grade)
The Parish Children’s Choir sings at Sunday Family Masses as well as 3pm Mass on Christmas Eve. 

Cherub Choir (1st & 2nd grade)
The Cherub Choir sings at the K-1st grade and 2nd grade Family Masses.

Instrumentalists (youth - adult)
Instrumentalists of all kinds are welcome to play at Masses throughout the year.