Funeral Reading Selections
The Church provides a wide variety of readings of Sacred Scripture that can be proclaimed at funeral liturgies. When planning a funeral liturgy please choose one first reading and a responsorial psalm. A second reading can also be chosen. Please choose from the selections given below. For information on other selections from Sacred Scripture not listed below please talk to Renella Livers.
Click on each selection to see the approved lectionary translation on a .doc format 1 page sheet. Lectors (readers) at Funeral liturgies can use these sheets to practice their reading.
First Reading Options Responsorial Psalm Options 2nd Reading Options