Schedule of Service Music for...


November 30, 2008
The First Sunday in Advent
The Service of Holy Communion

The Hymns
The Opening Hymn: 484 – Lift up your heads, ye mighty gates
The Sermon Hymn: 8 – O Word, that goest forth on high (Tune: Rex gloriose)
The Communion Hymn: 312 – The Lord will come and not be slow (Tune: York)
The Kneeling Hymn: 212 – Bread of heaven, on thee we feed
The Closing Hymn: 9 – Hark! a thrilling voice is sounding (Descant: Gray)

The Setting of the Ordinary
Missa MarialisPlainsong, 10th–14th century (719, 798, 723)

The Minor Propers
Advent Sunday – Gregorian Chant: The English Gradual
The Introit: Ad te levávi (G. H. P.) – Psalm 25:1–3
The Gradual: Universi – Psalm 25:3–4
The Alleluia: Osténde nobis – Psalm 85:8
The Offertory: Ad te Domine – Psalm 25:1–3
The Communion: Dóminus dabit benignitátem – Psalm 85:13

The Psalms, Anthems, and Motets
The Psalm: 96:9–13. Adorate Dominum. Anglican Chant: Alan Gray
The Offertory Anthem: Hosanna to the Son of David Thomas Weelkes

The Organ Voluntaries
The Prelude: Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland, BWV 659 – Johann Sebastian Bach
The Postlude: Toccata per l’elevatione (from Fiori Musicali) – Girolamo Frescobaldi