Schedule of Service Music for...


Sunday, December 11, 2016 10:00 AM
The Third Sunday in Advent (Gaudéte Sunday)
The Service of Holy Communion

The Hymns
The Opening Hymn: 10 – On Jordan’s bank the Baptist’s cry (Descant: Willcocks)
The Sermon Hymn: 256 – O Spirit of the living God
The Communion Hymn: 190 – Let thy Blood in mercy poured
The Closing Hymn: 5 – Lo! he comes, with clouds descending (Tune: Helmsley)

The Setting of the Ordinary
Missa MarialisPlainsong, 10th–14th century (719, 798, 723)
In place of the Gloria in excelsis: 211 – Come with us, O blessèd Jesus

The Minor Propers
Advent III – Gregorian Chant: The St. John’s Gradual (preliminary)
The Introit: Gaudéte – Philippians 4:4–5; Psalm 85
The Gradual: Qui sedes – Psalm 80:1, 2
The Alleluia: Excita – Psalm 80:2
The Offertory: Benedixístu – Psalm 85:1–2
The Communion: Dícite – Isaiah 35:4

The Psalms, Anthems, and Motets
The Psalm: 132:8–17. Surge Domine. Anglican Chant: Edwin Edwards
The Offertory Anthem: Rejoice in the Lord alway – Anonymous

The Organ Voluntaries
The Prelude: Allegro (from Trio Sonata No. 2 in C minor, BWV 526iii) – Johann Sebastian Bach
The Postlude: Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 645 – Bach