Schedule of Service Music for...

December 7, 2008
The Second Sunday in Advent
The Service of Holy Communion with Decalogue

The Hymns
The Opening Hymn: 402 – O Word of God incarnate
The Sermon Hymn: 403 – Book of books, our people’s strength
The Communion Hymn: 195 – Father, we thank thee who hast planted
The Kneeling Hymn: 209 – O saving Victim, opening wide (Tune: St. Vincent)
The Closing Hymn: 522 – Lord Christ, when first thou cam’st to men

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

The Minor Propers
Advent II – Gregorian Chant: The English Gradual
The Introit: Populus Sion – Isaiah 30:19, 30; Psalm 80:1a
The Gradual: Ex Sion – Psalm 50:2, 5
The Alleluia: Lætátus sum – Psalm 122:1
The Offertory: Deus tu convértens – Psalm 85:6–7
The Communion: Ierúsalem surge – Baruch 5:5; 4:36

The Psalms, Anthems, and Motets
The Psalm: 50:1–6. Deus deorum. Anglican Chant: Edward Bairstow
The Offertory Anthem: O Thou, the central orb Charles Wood

The Organ Voluntaries
The Prelude: Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland, BuxWV 211 – Dieterich Buxtehude
The Postlude: Dialogue (from Suite du deuxième ton) – Jean-Adam Guilain