Music This Sunday: February 23, 2020

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Transfiguration of the Lord

Hymns

Hymn of Praise 263
All Hail the Power of Jesus’ Name

Hymn of Preparation 190
Swiftly Pass the Clouds of Glory

Hymn of Dedication 192
Lord, the Light of Your Love Is Shining (Shine, Jesus, Shine)

Other Music

Prelude
“Duetto I” from Clavierübung III, BWV 802
—Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)
Played on the Erben Organ

Introit
“Darum wir billig loben dich” from Cantata 130
—J.S. Bach
Translation: Therefore we rightly praise you and thank you, God, eternally, as also the dear throng of the angels praises you now and always; and ask you, at all times to bid these same be ready to protect your little herd, so that it keeps Your divine word precious.
—Paul Eber (1511–1569)

Anthem
8:30 a.m.
Transfiguration
—Craig Phillips (b. 1961)
Text from Mechtild of Magdeburg (1207–1294), Mark 9:7, and Luke 9:35

11 a.m.
Lord, listen to your children praying
—Ken Medema (b. 1943)
Sung by the Children’s Choir

Offertory
8:30 a.m.
Transfigure us, O Lord
—Bob Hurd (b. 1950)
Text based on Matthew 17:1–9, Mark 9:2–10, and Luke 9:28b–36

11 a.m.
Transfiguration
—Craig Phillips (b. 1961)
Text from Mechtild of Magdeburg (1207–1294), Mark 9:7, and Luke 9:35

Response
Amen
—Richard Proulx

Postlude
Improvisation (Toccata)
—Steven Seigart (b. 1990)