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Music This Sunday: March 8, 2020

Second Sunday in Lent

Hymns

Hymn of Praise 49
The God of Abraham Praise

Hymn of Preparation 829
My Faith Looks Up to Thee

Hymn of Dedication 816
If Thou but Trust in God to Guide Thee

Other Music

Prelude
Adagio for Musical Glasses, K. 356
—W.A. Mozart (1756–1791)
Played on the Erben organ

Introit
To Abraham and Sarah
—Steven Seigart (b. 1990)
Text by Judith Fetter (b. 1937), found at #51 in Glory to God

Anthem
“Domine Jesu Christe” from Requiem, K. 626
—W. A. Mozart
Translation: Lord Jesus Christ, King of glory, liberate the souls of the faithful, departed from the pains of the fire and from the bottomless pit. Deliver them from the lion’s mouth, lest the under-world swallow them up, lest they fall into darkness. Let the standard-bearer, holy Michael, bring them into holy light: which was promised to Abraham and his descendants.
—Anonymous, probably from Coptic last rites

Offertory
God so loved the world
8:30 a.m. John Stainer (1840–1901)
11 a.m. Bob Chilcott (b. 1955)
Text from John 3:16–17

Response
God be in my head
—Henry Walford Davies

Postlude
Rondo for Musical Glasses, K. 617
—W.A. Mozart