Singing Our Faith, Second Edition is a comprehensive program designed to aid all who prepare children for liturgy and liturgy for children. This unparalleled collection of resources includes a hymnal for young Catholics (student edition, keyboard/guitar accompaniment, cantor edition, and a C-instrument edition), a complete recording, and this Leader/Catechist Manual.
The Leader/Catechist Manual provides a wealth of information on sound liturgical principles by leading experts on liturgies with children. Noted pastoral musicians offer insights on working with the child’s voice and forming children for music ministry. The manual contains commentary on and the complete text of the Directory for Masses with Children. You will also find the complete indexes from the hymnal as a convenient reference tool to assist in the liturgy planning process.
In addition to music for Eucharistic liturgies, repertoires and outlines are available for Morning Prayer, prayer to end the day, Stations of the Cross, and Eucharistic Adoration. Reproducible take-home prayer services round out this resource, extending prayer from classroom to home.
There is no other children’s hymnal of this caliber offering superior music together with effective support tools that can help to favorably influence a child’s experience of liturgy and music. Let Singing Our Faith—Second Edition be the hymnal resource to accompany your children as they grow in faith.