Schedule of Service Music for...


March 22, 2009 10:00 AM
The Fourth Sunday in Lent (Lætare/Rose Sunday)
The Service of Holy Communion

The Hymns
The Opening Hymn: 585 – Jerusalem, my happy home (Tune: Land of Rest)
The Sermon Hymn: 201 – Strengthen for service, Lord, the hands
The Communion Hymn: 504 – Our Father, by whose Name
The Closing Hymn: 345 – The King of love my shepherd is (Tune: Dominus regit me)

The Setting of the Ordinary
John Merbecke and George C. Martin (701)
Missa MarialisPlainsong, 10th–14th century (798, 723)
In place of the Gloria in excelsis: 209 – O saving Victim, opening wide (Tune: St. Vincent)

The Minor Propers
Lent IV – Gregorian Chant: The English Gradual
The Introit: Lætare Jerúsalem – Isaiah 66:10, 11; Psalm 122:1
The Gradual: Lætatus sum – Psalm 122:1, 7
The Tract: Qui confídunt – Psalm 125:1–2
The Offertory: Laudate Dominum – Psalm 135:3–6
The Communion: Jerúsalem quæ ædificátur – Psalm 122:3, 4

The Psalms, Anthems, and Motets
The Psalm: 122. Lætatus sum. Anglican Chant: J. Robinson
The Offertory Anthem: Lord, for they tender mercy’s sake Richard Farrant/John Hilton

The Organ Voluntaries
The Prelude: Rhosymedre (from Three preludes founded on Welsh hymn tunes) – Ralph Vaughan Williams
The Postlude: Passacaglia (from Symphony in G Major for Organ) – Leo Sowerby