Welcome Lectors, Priests & Deacons ...
This site is filled with learning and enrichment aids to help you be the best proclaimer of God's word you can be, and to do all you can to uplift The Liturgy of the Word at Mass.
Though geared to the Catholic church, I hope readers from other faiths will find it useful as well. If you have questions or suggestions for making this site more beneficial to you, your parish or diocese, contact me anytime to discuss... George Miller, Website Founder
Help Your Worshippers Embrace The Liturgy of the Word
This five-minute video by Jeff Cavins should be viewed by every Catholic today.
For some, it's an uplifting refresher. For others, a basic "101" lesson to encourage
them to be more attentive and engaged in this key part of the Mass.
Beyond the popular preparation tools such as LTP's Workbook for Lectors and Gospel Readers, Oxford University's Catholic Study Bible and others, there are limitless online
and offline resources to help us proclaim more effectively. Read More In his The Word of the Lord: Verbum Domini, Pope Benedict stressed the importance of Catholics becoming more attentive to the Sunday Mass readings. But since the book's release in 2010, there's been little trickling down to the pews of his burning message. Read More
At our church's annual lector meetings just before the start
of a new liturgical year, we always include a segment called
"Lectors Unleash" where some of our lectors give testimonies
on how they feel about our ministry. It's always a highlight
and a great way to spark your meetings. Read More
In his engaging book, The Joy of the Gospel, Pope Francis puts great
importance on diligent preparation of homilies, which also applies to
the preparation of the readings. "A preacher who does not prepare is
not spiritual," notes the Pope. "He is dishonest and irresponsible with