Liturgy Renewal



Liturgical Renewal is one of the three processes in the Diocese of Tyler.  Overview of the Three Processes and New Evangelization.




Upcoming Events

Liturgical Training


New Documents:

FAQ for Lent and Triduum 2012     Preguntas in Español

On Christian Funerals   (Dignity of Christian Death)

Litanty of the Saints  English  Español


The Parish Liturgical Coordinator (see more info linked below) are committed to training to assist in promoting good liturgical praxis.


Directive on Mass as Communal Celebration click here  (Reference for 'Youth Masses' and "Children's Liturgy of the Word)

Decree on Washing the Feet of men on Holy Thursday click here

Instruction on celebration of the Mass in the Parish.  It is anchored to the four processions.  Bishop Corrada promulgated it March 2009.

              Diocesan Instruction on Parish Celebration of the Holy Mass

                 Una Instruccion para la celebracion de la Santa Misa


Ongoing formation opportunity:



Deanery Contact Persons and Parish Liturgical Coordinators


Training Materials Available:  Parish Liturgical Coordinator training days April, May and June 2009 are available on DVD with handouts at the request of the individual to the Office of Faith Formation at the cost of $10 per session. The in service days which will continue to be held twice a year will not be available on DVD, but the handouts will be available if anyone wants that information.

Deanery Liturgical Contact Persons:  Contact information and responsibilites click here

Role of Parish Liturgy Coordinators click here (Español p1,2; English p. 3,4)

For further information contact Melba or Deacon John Ragland


Resources on the Liturgy:

Redemptionis Sacramentum On certain matters to be observed or to be avoided regarding the Most Holy Euchari (for more information click here)

General Instruction for the Roman Missal published; Click here to view GIRM.



From Bishop Corrada, SJ:

For Further Information:  Contact the Diocesan Liturgical Commission:

Linda Porter   or

Deacon Ruben Natera

Resources for Eucharistic Adoration:

Holy Hour for Children

Holy Hour Text

Rubrics for Eucharistic Adoration