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Sunday, December 3, 2017 10:00 AM
The First Sunday in Advent
The Service of Holy Communion

The Hymns
The Opening Hymn: 484 – Lift up your heads, ye mighty gates
The Sermon Hymn: 8 – O Word, that goest forth on high (Tune: Rex gloriose)
The Communion Hymn: 312 – The Lord will come and not be slow (Tune: York)
The Closing Hymn: 9 – Hark! a thrilling voice is sounding (Descant: Gray)

The Setting of the Ordinary
Missa MarialisPlainsong, 10th–14th century (719, 798, 723)
In place of the Gloria in excelsis: 212 – Bread of heaven, on thee we feed

The Minor Propers
Advent Sunday – Gregorian Chant: The St. John’s Gradual (preliminary)
The Introit: Ad te levávi – Psalm 25:1–2, 3
The Gradual: Universi – Psalm 25:2–3
The Alleluia: Osténde nobis – Psalm 85:7
The Offertory: Ad te Domine – Psalm 25:1–2
The Communion: Dóminus dabit benignitátem – Psalm 85:12

The Psalms, Anthems, and Motets
The Psalm: 96:9–13. Adorate Dominum. Anglican Chant: Alan Gray
The Offertory Anthem: Hosanna to the Son of David Thomas Weelkes

The Organ Voluntaries
The Prelude: Variations on “Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland – Karen Keene
The Postlude: Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 645 – Johann Sebastian Bach