Music This Sunday: March 1, 2020

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First Sunday in Lent

Hymns

Hymn of Praise 166
Lord, Who Throughout These Forty Days

Hymn of Preparation 783
When We Are Tested

Hymn of Dedication 435
There’s A Wideness in God’s Mercy

Other Music

Prelude
O Lamm Gottes unschuldig, BWV 656
—Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)

Introit
Adam lay ybounden
—Peter Warlock (1894–1930)
Text from 15th-century Middle English carol (based on Genesis 3)

Anthem
Jesus walked that lonesome valley
—American folk hymn, arr. Steven Seigart (b. 1990)

Offertory
“Since by man came death” from Messiah
—George Frideric Handel (1685–1759)
Text from 1 Corinthians 15:21–22

Response
God be in my head
—Henry Walford Davies

Postlude
Mein Jesu, der du mich
—Johannes Brahms (1833–1897)