Welcome Fellow Lector...
This site is your portal to a treasury of learning and inspirational aids to help you be the best proclaimer of God's word you can be. Though it's geared to the Catholic church, I hope readers from other faiths will find it useful and enriching 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
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
But as for the seed that fell on rich soil, they are the ones who, when they have heard the word, embrace it with a generous and good heart, (Luke 8:15)
Let us all begin our 2015 with a resolve to plunge into and live the word of God more strongly. Not just as proclaimers of the word, but "people of the word"... doers of the word who understand that the essence of God's word is to equip us to do all the good things he wants us to do...
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