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Funeral Planning

St. James Catholic Parish

Funeral Mass Planning Guide

(May refer to longer suggested music selections list)

Contact: Director of Liturgy and Music: 262-363-7615 X112


Name of deceased: __________________________________________________


Date of funeral: ______________________            Time: ____________________




____ Be Not Afraid – Bob Dufford                    ____ Shelter Me, O God – Bob Hurd


            ____ Carry Me Home – Rick Modlin



____ Eye Has Not Seen Marty Haugen              ____ Shelter Me, O God – Bob Hurd


____ In Every Age – Janèt Whitaker                 


____ Sing with All the Saints in Glory               ____ Where My Father Lives – M. D. Ridge

       (Ode to Joy)


Responsorial Psalm:


____ As the Deer Longs – Bob Hurd                 ____ Shepherd Me, O God – Marty Haugen


____ My Shepherd Is the Lord – J. Gelineau     ____ The Lord is My Light – Christopher Walker (S&S 61)


Preparation of the Gifts:


____ Amazing Grace                                        ____ Softly and Tenderly, Jesus Is Calling



____Go In Peace – Sarah Hart and Dwight Liles



____ I Have Loved You                                    ____ We Walk by Faith


____ Precious Lord, Take My Hand                  ____ You Are Mine


____ Shelter Me, O God




            ____ Blest Are They                                         ____ I Know That My Redeemer Lives – Scott Soper                  


____ We Have Been Told


____ I Am the Bread of Life                             ____ We Remember


____ On Eagle’s Wings                                    ____ We Will Rise Again – David Haas


____ One Bread, One Body


Sending Forth:


____ For All the Saints                                     ____ Soon and Very Soon


____ In the Day of the Lord                              ____ We Are Called


____ River of Glory


Funeral Song List used at St. James


Age to Age

All is Well With My Soul

Amazing Grace

Be Not Afraid

Blest are They

Carry Me Home – (Rick Modlin)

Eat this Bread

Eye Has Not Seen

Go in Peace (Sarah Hart)

Here I am, Lord


How Great Thou Art

I am the Bread of Life

I Have Loved You

I Heard the Voice of Jesus Say

I Know That My Redeemer Lives (Scott Soper)

In Every Age (Whitaker)

Jerusalem, My Happy Home

The King of Love My Shepherd Is

Like a Shepherd

The Lord is my Light

May the Road Rise to Meet You – Irish


O Loving God – O Danny Boy

On Eagles Wing

Only a Shadow

Prayer of Saint Francis

Precious Lord, Take my Hand

River of Glory

Sing with All the Saints in Glory

Softly and Tenderly, Jesus is Calling

Soon and Very Soon

The Strife is O’er

We are Called

We Remember

We Walk by Faith

We Will Rise Again

Where My Father Lives

You Are Mine

You Are Near



Ps 23   Shepherd Me O God

            You are My Shepherd

Ps 25   To You, O Lord, I Lift Up My Soul

            I Lift Up My Soul

Ps 27   The Lord is My Light                                                                                                 

Ps 63   My Soul is Thirsting

Ps 116 I Will Walk in the Presence of the Lord


Gospel Acclamations:

Celtic Alleluia - Walker

Praise to You –David Haas (during Lent)


Songs of Committal:

Song of Farewell – O Danny Boy

Song of Farewell – Old Hundreth

Song of Farewell – Schutte