Schedule of Service Music for...


December 30, 2007
The First Sunday after Christmas Day
The Service of Morning Prayer
with the Ministration of Holy Baptism and Holy Communion


The Hymns
The Processional Hymn: 28 – Angels, from the realms of glory
The Sermon Hymn: 20 – Of the Father’s love begotten
The Offertory Hymn: 13 – While shepherds watched their flocks by night (Tune: Winchester Old)
The Communion Hymn: 199 – Now, my tongue, the mystery telling (Tune: St. Thomas)
The Recessional Hymn: 42 – Angels we have heard on high

The Preces, Responses, Antiphons, and Canticles
The Invitatory Antiphon for Christmas: 609
The Venite, exultemus Domino: 609
The Benedictus es, Domine: 623
The Jubliate Deo: 646

The Setting of the Ordinary
John Merbecke, 1549 ([796], 706)
Old Scottish Chant (739)

The Organ Voluntaries
The Prelude: Introduction et Variations sur un ancien Noël Polonais, op. 60, no. 8
“Accourez bergers fidèles, l’heure bénie a sonnée”
Alexandre Guilmant
The Postlude: Offertoire No. 4 sur le Noël, “Nuit sombre, ton ombre vaut les plus beaux jours”,
op. 60, no. 11
– Guilmant