Choir Resources

January 21, 2018 – Sunday 10:15am – Third Sunday after Epiphany
Opening: #570 "O Jesus, I Have Promised"
Communion: #445: "Christ Leads Me Through No Darker Rooms" & #361: "Thou art the Way"
Recessional: #554: "Lead On, O King Eternal"
Anthem: "Three Kings from Persian Lands Afar" by Peter Cornelius (PDF) (YouTube)
Communion Anthem: "Lead Me Lord" by S.S. Wesley (black book p.206)

January 28, 2018 – Sunday 10:15am – Septuagesima
Opening: #776: "O For a Thousand Tongues To Sing"
Communion: #197: "Let all mortal flesh keep silence"
Recessional: #152: "Christ, Whose Glory Fills the Skies"
Communion Anthem:

February 2, 2018 – Friday 6:30pm – Presentation of the Lord (Purification of the BVM / Candlemas)
Opening: None  (Mass is preceded by Blessing of Candles with several chants)
Communion: #115 "Hail to the Lord who comes" & #20: "Of the Father's Love Begotten"
Recessional: #204 "Humbly I adore thee"   (Mass concludes with Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament)
Anthem: "Holy is the true Light" by William Harris (black book p.164)
Communion Anthem: "Nunc Dimittis" (Hymnal #673)

February 4, 2018 – Sunday 10:15am – Sexagesima
Opening: #288: "O worship the King, all glorious above"
Communion: #238: "Father Of Mercy, Lover Of All Children"
Recessional: #289: "O God, Our Help in Ages Past"
Communion Anthem:

February 11, 2018 – Sunday 10:15am – Quinquagesima
Opening: #479: "Love Divine, All Love's Excelling"
Communion: #408: "Take My Life and Let It Be" & #409: "Just As I Am, Without One Plea"
Recessional: #517: "Thine Arm, O Lord, In Days of Old"
Communion Anthem:

February 14, 2018 – Wednesday 6:30pm – Ash Wednesday
Imposition of Ashes: "Attende Domine", Gregorian chant (PDF) (YouTube)
Communion: "Parce Domine", Gregorian chant (PDF) (YouTube)

February 18, 2018 – Sunday 10:15am – First Sunday of Lent
Opening: #55: "Forty Days and Forty Nights"
Communion: #56: "Kind Maker of the World"
Recessional: #59: "Lord, Who Throughout These Forty Days"
Anthem: "Create in me a clean heart, O God" by Carl Mueller OR "Psalm 51", Anglican chant
Communion Anthem: "Parce Domine", Gregorian chant

February 22, 2018 – Thursday 6:30pm – Chair of St. Peter
Communion: #409: "Just As I Am, Without One Plea"
Recessional: #356: "At the Name of Jesus"
Communion Anthem:

February 25, 2018 – Sunday 10:15am – Second Sunday of Lent
Opening: #446: "Commit Thou All That Grieves"
Communion: #58: "Weary of Earth and Laden With My Sin" & #334: In The Hour of Trial"
Recessional: #119: "O Wondrous Type, O Vision Fair"
Anthem: "Psalm 116", Anglican chant (PDF) (MP3)
Communion Anthem: "Salve Regina", Dominican chant, Solemn Tone (PDF) (YouTube)

March 4, 2018 – Sunday 10:15am – Third Sunday of Lent
Opening Hymn: #340: "We Sing the Praise of Him Who Died"
Communion Hymn: #60: "With Broken Heart and Contrite Sigh" & #536: "Turn Back, O Man"
Closing Hymn: #339: "O Lamb of God, Still Keep Me Near"
Offertory Anthem: "Psalm 130", Anglican chant (YouTube)
Communion Anthem: "O Panis Dulcissime" and "Ave Regina Coelorum", Gregorian chants (PDF 1) (PDF 2) (YouTube 1) (YouTube 2)

March 11, 2018 – Sunday 10:15am – Fourth Sunday of Lent (Laetare Sunday)
Opening: #499: "Before Thy Throne, O God"
Communion: #61: "The Glory Of These Forty Days" & #419: "Prayer is the Soul's Sincere Desire"
Recessional: #343: "Praise to the Holiest In the Height"
Communion Anthem:

March 18, 2018 – Sunday 10:15am – Fifth Sunday of Lent (Passion Sunday)
Communion: #71: "Ah, Holy Jesus" AND #80: "Were You There?"
Recessional: #338: "Behold the Lamb of God!"
Anthem: "Psalm 69", Anglican chant (PDF) (MP3)
Communion Anthem: "Stabat Mater", Gregorian chant (PDF) (YouTube)

March 25, 2018 – Sunday 10:15am – Palm Sunday
Opening: #62: "All Glory, Laud, and Honor"
Communion: #66: "Sing, My Tongue, The Glorious Battle"
Recessional: #64(2): "Ride On, Ride On in Majesty"
Communion Anthem:

March 29, 2018 – Thursday 6:30pm – Maundy Thursday
Opening: #203: "My God, Thy Table Now Is Spread"
Communion: #69: "Drop, Drop Slow Tears" & #79: "When Our Heads Are Bowed With Woe"
Recessional: "Psalm 22", Plainchant
Anthem: "Ubi Caritas" by Maurice Duruflé
Communion Anthem: "Ave Verum" by Philip Stopford


Other Resources:

The Ordinary Music (English)
Kyrie: Handout
Gloria in excelsis: Hymnal #713
Doxology after Offertory: Hymnal #139
Sanctus/Benedictus: Hymnal #797
The Lord's Prayer: Hymnal #722
Agnus Dei: Hymnal #712

The Ordinary Music (Latin)
Sanctus: PDF
Pater Noster: PDF
Agnus Dei: PDF

Chant Tunes for the Minor Propers

Decalogue Responses (first Sunday of every month)

Hymn Texts: The 1940 Hymnal Online (page scans)

Hymn Tunes: The Cyber Hymnal

Episcopal 1940 Hymnal tunes playlist: YouTube

Asperges Me (Sundays outside of Eastertide)

Vidi Aquam (Sundays from Easter through Pentecost)