Publications

Choosing Music for a Funeral

Funerals and Funeral Services were once the preserve of the Churches. With the advent of secular celebrants the religious content of funeral services is often lost or deliberately omitted. Many people as a result have become confused about what is appropriate.

Choosing Music for a Wedding

A church wedding is a liturgical celebration; it is part of the public worship of the Church. It has a structure that has to be observed. Within this structure, there are places where choices have to be made, particularly with regard to the selection of readings and music.

Celebrating the Gift of the Spirit

These guidelines have been developed as a result of consultation and discussion with representatives of the local Church who are directly involved with the preparation and celebration of the sacrament of Confirmation.  This material is offered as support and guidance to those who find themselves in the position of preparing and celebrating this sacrament.

  • Confirmation Guidelines and Ritual 2016
  • Liturgical Guidelines for Confirmation in the Archdiocese of Perth.

Gather Around

Guidelines for Children’s Liturgy of the Word
A Resource for Parishes and Schools

Guidelines for Altar Servers, Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion and Acolytes

These guidelines are offered as the fruit of the experience of the Perth Church in regard to the development of the ministries of Altar Servers, Extraordinary Ministers of the Eucharist and Acolytes Archdiocese of Perth guidelines.

Live and Proclaim God’s Word

A Handbook for Proclaimers of the Word of God in Parishes and Schools.

Liturgy United in Love

This resource is offered as a guide to parish liturgy teams in their formation, management and planning. It contains some background information on liturgy, suggests ways of implementing the directives of the liturgical documents and poses questions for reflection and discussion.

O Come Let Us Adore Him

Worship of the Eucharist outside of the Mass. A resource for Parishes and Schools.

Raise Your Voice to God

This Resource is offered to parish priests, liturgical musicians and others who are responsible for preparing and presenting music in the Sacred Liturgy of the Mass.

Sing a New Song

Guidelines for Choosing Music
A Resource for Those Preparing  Eucharistic Celebrations with Young People.