... is identified in the program for the Mass at the Garden as "lector"?
"Lector" is some instituted in a minor order.
Mo Rocca is not one, (so far as I know. I am nearly certain that the Archdiocese of New York does not institute lectors.)
I am not one.
We are both "lay readers."
I take a valid interest in having Catholic terminology correctly applied.
(I have no valid interest in anyones private life that he or she has kept private.)