Liturgy Planning for Children and Mixed Age
SAN JOSE, Calif., July 29, 2010—Resource
Publications announces the availability of two new E-Books to assist
with liturgy planning for children and mixed age groups. These
resources help you know what to do when you are suddenly called on to
plan a liturgy. Perhaps a school Mass. Or a liturgy for mixed ages.
These books, with the planning done for you, or specific instructions
on how to plan, are now available as instant download electronic PDF
files. Order online and immediately download it to your computer.
TWENTY-FOUR INTERGENERATIONAL LITURGIES OF
THE WORD *E-BOOK*
Editors of Celebrating The Lectionary
88 pages, 8½" × 11"
This collection of Liturgies of the Word is
designed to bring the whole family—and community!—together in worship.
The liturgy plans are easy to use and complete, including a complete
list of required materials and suggested music selections. Sample
homilies address children, youth, and adults. Includes sample worship
Liturgies are supposed to involve the entire
community. In practice, liturgies are often planned with one age group
in mind. These liturgies were developed specifically to encourage the
participation of adults, youth, and children in key liturgies
throughout the year. They are handy, easy to use, and complete. Try
them as is or, better yet, adapt them to fit your own community. Each
liturgy includes a materials list, music ideas, homily suggestions,
bulletin tips, and worship aid covers. You will find liturgies for the
following seasons and feasts: Advent, Holy Family, Epiphany, Baptism of
the Lord, Lent, Palm/Passion Sunday, Easter Sunday, Pentecost, Corpus
Christi, Sts. Peter and Paul, Transfiguration of the Lord, Assumption
of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Triumph of the Cross, Ordinary Time, All
Saints, and Christ the King.
To order Twenty-Four
Intergenerational Liturgies of the Word "E-Book",
DEVELOPING CHILDREN'S LITURGY *E-BOOK*
96 pages, 8½" × 11"
Here’s a guide that helps any liturgy
planner put together a children’s liturgy at a moment’s notice. The
core of the guide is a photocopiable liturgy-planning worksheet that
includes all of the elements of a coherent and effective liturgy.
You'll learn how to select appropriate music, prepare the environment,
and select prayers from available options. Plus you'll learn the best
way to involve children in the process. As a bonus, the book includes
the entire text of the Directory for Masses with Children, the
document on which your planning should be based.
To order Developing Children's
Liturgy "E-Book", visit http://www.rpinet.com/products/dcle.html.
these books are available in printed
book format at the same prices plus shipping and handling. Visit http://rpinet.com/sprep.html
to view these and more resources for liturgy preparation.