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Sunday, February 5, 2012 10:00 AM
The Sunday called Septuagesima, or the third Sunday before Lent
The Service of Holy Communion

The Hymns
The Processional Hymn: 524 – God of grace and God of glory
The Sermon Hymn: 558 – Oft in danger, oft in woe
The Communion Hymn: 203 – My God, thy table now is spread
The Recessional Hymn: 560 – Fight the good fight with all thy might (Tune: Pentecost)

The Setting of the Ordinary
John Merbecke and George C. Martin (701)
John Merbecke, 1549 ([796], 706)
In place of the Gloria in excelsis: 209 – O saving Victim, opening wide (Tune: St. Vincent)

The Minor Propers
Septuagesima – Gregorian Chant: The St. John’s Gradual (preliminary)
The Introit: Circumdedérunt me gémitus mórtis – Psalm 18:4, 5, 6, 7; 1
The Gradual: Adjútor in opportunitátibus – Psalm 9:9, 10, 18, 19
The Tract: De profúndis – Psalm 130:1–4
The Offertory: Bonum est – Psalm 92:1
The Communion: Ilúmina fáciem – Psalm 31:18–19

The Psalms, Anthems, and Motets
The Psalm: 145:1–8. Exaltabo te, Deus. Anglican Chant: Thomas William Hanforth
The Offertory Anthem: If the Lord had not helped me Edward Bairstow

The Organ Voluntaries
The Prelude: Récit de Tierce en taille (from Premiere Livre d’Orgue: Gloria) – Nicolas de Grigny
The Postlude: Fugue (from Passacaglia and Fugue in C minor, BWV 582) – Johann Sebastian Bach