December 24, 2006
The Fourth Sunday in Advent
The Service of Holy Communion

The Hymns
The Opening Hymn: 2 – O come, O come, Emmanuel
The Sermon Hymn: 197 – Let all mortal flesh keep silence
The Communion Hymn: 7 – Hark! the glad sound! the Saviour comes
The Kneeling Hymn: 201 – Strengthen for service, Lord, the hands
The Closing Hymn: 484 – Lift up your heads, ye mighty gates

The Setting of the Ordinary
John Merbecke, 1549 (702, [796], 706)

The Minor Propers
The Fourth Week of Advent – Gregorian Chant: The Anglican Use Gradual

The Psalms, Anthems, and Motets
The Psalm: 80:1-7. Qui regis Israel. – Anglican Chant: Ivor Atkins
The Offertory Anthem: Gabriel’s message – Old Basque Carol

The Organ Voluntaries
The Prelude: Veni, EmmanuelFlor Peeters
The Postlude: MertonMalcolm Archer