December 4, 2005
The Second Sunday in Advent
The Service of Holy Communion with Decalogue


The Hymns
The Opening Hymn: 9 – Hark! a thrilling voice is sounding (Descant: Gray)
The Sermon Hymn: 10 – On Jordan’s bank the Baptist’s cry (Descant: Willcocks)
The Communion Hymn: 203 – My God, thy table now is spread
The Kneeling Hymn: 209 – O saving Victim, opening wide (Tune: St. Vincent)
The Closing Hymn: 402 – O Word of God incarnate

The Setting of the Ordinary
John Merbecke and George C. Martin (701)
Missa Marialis – Plainsong, 10th-14th century (798, 723)

The Minor Propers
The Second Week of Advent

The Psalms, Anthems, and Motets
The Psalm: 85:7-13. Ostende nobis Domine. – Anglican Chant: George Martin
The Offertory Anthem: Lord, we beseech thee – Adrian Batten

The Organ Voluntaries
The Prelude: Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland, BuxWV 211 – Dieterich Buxtehude
The Postlude: Postlude in F – Eric Thiman