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Sunday, May 12, 2013 10:00 AM
The Sunday after Ascension Day
The Service of Morning Prayer with Holy Communion

The Hymns
The Processional Hymn: 102 – Hail thee, festival day!
The Sermon Hymn: 103 – See the Conqueror mounts in triumph (Tune: In Babilone)
The United Thank Offering Hymn: 481 – We give thee but thine own
The Communion Hymn: 368 – Our blest Redeemer, ere he breathed
The Mother’s Day Hymn: Insert – On this day all mothers honor
The Recessional Hymn: 356 – At the Name of Jesus (Tune: King’s Weston)

The Preces, Responses, Antiphons, and Canticles
The Festal Preces and Responses: 602
The Invitatory Antiphon for Ascension: 609
The Venite, exultemus Domino: 609
The Benedictus es, Domine: 623
The Jubliate Deo: 646

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

The Minor Propers
Sunday after Ascension Day – Gregorian Chant: The St. John’s Gradual (preliminary)
The Offertory: Ascéndit Deus – Psalm 47:5
The Communion: Pater, cum essem – St. John 17:12, 13, 15

The Psalms, Anthems, and Motets
The Offertory Anthem: Lift up your heads, O ye gates William Mathias

The Organ Voluntaries
The Prelude: Prière du Christ montant vers son Père (from L’Ascension)Olivier Messiaen
The Postlude: Fugue (from Hallelujah! Gott zu loben, Op. 52, No. 3) – Max Reger