Saturday, October 29, 2011

Ordination Service ~ Musical Moments

Music During Communion 
               Hymn No. 521    congregation, please sing refrain             “You Satisfy the Hungry Heart”
               “These Alone are Enough”   choir
                Hymn No. 106    all sing                                                 “Alleluia!  Alleluia!  Give Thanks”
Prayer after Communion
God of grace, you have renewed us at our table with the bread of life. May this food strengthen us in love and help us to serve you in each other. We ask this in the name of Jesus the Lord. Amen.

   Going Forth to Live as God’s People
*  Closing Hymn No. 220
“All People That on Earth Do Dwell”
*  Commission and Blessing
*  Choral Benediction                                                                      Northfield School Benediction
    Postlude                                                                                             J. S. Bach
“In Thee Is Gladness”

Musical Notes
The Choral Introit is being sung in loving memory of Josh Williams; the soloist is his sister, Marissa Williams.
The lyrics of “These Alone Are Enough” are based upon the Suscipe, a prayer at the end of The Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola.  The soloist is Beth Zych of the Forest Hill Chancel Choir.

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