Schedule of Service Music for...

Sunday, December 27, 2009 10:00 AM
The Feast of Saint John, Apostle and Evangelist
The Service of Holy Communion with the Ministration of Holy Baptism

The Hymns
The Processional Hymn: 130 – Who are these like stars appearing
The Sermon Hymn: 437 – They cast their nets in Galilee
The Communion Hymn: 205 – Wherefore, O Father, we thy humble servants
The Recessional Hymn: 126 – For all the saints, who from their labors rest (Tune: Sine nomine)

The Setting of the Ordinary
John Merbecke, 1549 (702, [796], 706)
Old Scottish Chant (739)

The Minor Propers
St. John the Evangelist – Gregorian Chant: The English Gradual
The Introit: In médio Ecclésiæ – Ecclesiasticus 15:5, Psalm 92:1
The Gradual: Exiit sérmo – St. John 21:23, 22
The Alleluia: Hic est discípulus – St. John 21:24
The Offertory: Jústus ut pálma – Psalm 92:11
The Communion: Exiit sérmo – St. John 21:23

The Psalms, Anthems, and Motets
The Psalm: 27:1–4. Dominus illuminatio. Anglican Chant: W. Wolstenholme
The Offertory Anthem: O little one sweet – Old German tune harmonized by J. S. Bach

The Organ Voluntaries
The Prelude: La Nativité, Op. 2, No. 2Jean Langlais
The Postlude: In dulci jubilo, BWV 729 – Johann Sebastian Bach