Tuesday, October 31, 2006

Lector Resources

Here are a few recent publications that would also be useful for your lectors.

Stop Reading and Start ProclaimingStop Reading and Start Proclaiming by Douglas Leal (Resource Publications, Inc.)
This book presents 10 skills for lectors based on the art of acting.

The Ministry of LectorsThe Ministry of Lectors by James A. Wallace (Liturgical Press)
This book presents the spirituality and the practicalities of being a lector by reflecting on God's Word spoken to us and through us. Also available in Spanish.

Gather FaithfullyGather Faithfully: Inviting Teens into Liturgical Ministry by Laure Krupp (Saint Mary’s Press)
This book is geared toward younger ministers but is so well-done that it would be beneficial for adults as well. It utilizes faith-sharing, study, and reflection to help form liturgical ministers.

Finally, here are two helpful websites for lectors: