Music

“Therefore sacred music is to be considered the more holy in proportion as it is more closely connected with the liturgical action, whether it adds delight to prayer, fosters unity of minds, or confers greater solemnity upon the sacred rites. ” -Sacrosanctum Concilium 112

Your Music Ministry Team

We have a unique group of individuals that each work in harmony to make our services beautiful. If you’re interested in joining us to serve with the church, you can learn more about the various positions available below.

Fred Vipond, Director of Sacred Music, (616) 243-8998 ext 211
Dennis Hoban, Choral Assistant, Co-Leader of Music for School Liturgies, Sound Technician

Cantor/Psalmist

Lead the assembly in sung prayer and proclaim the psalm.
When: Sat/Sun Mass one to two times each month.

Parish Choir

Supports the Assembly’s song, prayer, praise and worship, and prepares choral arrangements for Sundays and Holy Days. Open to High School singers on up.  Rehearsals are Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. in the Church. The Choir meets on Sundays at 9:45 a.m. in the church preceding the 10:30 a.m. Mass three times per month. It alternates once a month singing at the Saturday 4:30 p.m. or Sunday 8:30 a.m. Mass, and arriving 30 minutes prior for rehearsal.

Instrumentalists

Whether a violin or a trumpet, each musical instrument adds a variety of color to the music featured in liturgies. Regardless of ability, all are invited to participate in any Mass.

Join Our Music Team

  1. Login to our online portal or create an account.
  2. Choose the role you are available for and the time you would like to be signed up for.
  3. We’ll match you with an opening to help serve.