Funeral Music

Funeral Music

Suggested Funeral Music

The number in front of the title indicates the hymn number. Consult a hymnal for the text.
There are normally four hymns in a Funeral Mass: Entrance, Preparation of Gifts, Communion, and Closing.

607   All Creatures of Our God & King (Not during Lent)
953   Alleluia, Sing to Jesus (Not during Lent)
650   Amazing Grace
          Ave Maria (sung by cantor at Preparation of Gifts)
919   Baptized in Water
680   Be Not Afraid
721   Blest Are They
571   Crown Him With Many Crowns
943   Eat This Bread (communion)
713   Eye Has Not Seen
632   For the Beauty of the Earth
939   Gift of Finest Wheat (communion)
614   Holy God, We Praise Thy Name
578   How Great Thou Art
950   I Am the Bread of Life (communion)
          I Have Loved You (#641 in RitualSong)
527   I Know That My Redeemer Lives
516   Jesus Christ Is Risen Today (Not during Lent)
869   Jesus, Remember Me
651   Keep in Mind
686   Lord of All Hopefulness
642   Love Divine, All Loves Excelling
764   Now We Remain
627   O God, Beyond All Praising
689   O God, Our Help in Ages Past
690   On Eagle’s Wings
931   One Bread, One Body
980   Precious Lord, Take My Hand
          Psalm of Hope (#730 in RitualSong)
600   Sing a New Song (Not during Lent)
526   Sing with All the Saints in Glory
940   Take and Eat (communion)
767   Take, O Take Me as I Am
945   Taste & See (communion or responsorial psalm)
712   The King of Love My Shepherd Is
938   We Remember
          We Shall Rise Again (#872 in RitualSong)
674   We Walk By Faith
704   You Are Mine
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