Weekly song, hymn and recorded music suggestions and resources for worship – based on the Revised Common Lectionary. Suggestions i sing a song of the saints of god pdf posted on Wednesday nights, usually a few weeks in advance of each Sunday.
Saints’ Day that I’ve come across, and would work for this reading too. There are two tunes, and two slightly different sets of lyrics. A bluesy song that remembers the saints of history and today. The sheet music includes the string part. All Saints Good words to the tune HOLY MANNA. An excellent forward-looking final verse, too. Rejoice in God’s saints today and all days!
LAUDATE DOMINUM which would be more familiar. NCH, VU and Gather hymnals are pretty good. A good adaptation of the traditional lyrics. This could be a lot of fun. New Haven, Connecticut, where a New Orleans style jazz group played this. A song about God with us.
God and man at table are sat down”. Sung to the well known tune, ODE TO JOY, these words focus on the joy of heaven. A great song about all the unsung saints. A simple hymn which talks about the value of recognising saints. Language is fairly formal, but not archaic.
Powerful words about the thousand alleluias being proclaimed through the generations. What will you be singing? Do you have any other ideas, or know of songs that others may like that are not listed here? Thanks for all you do! Hi, Natalie – in Alleluia Aotearoa. 120 Sing Of The Saints Who Were Loved And Made Beautiful, by Marnie Barrell and Colin Gibson.
120 Sing Of The Saints by Marnie Barrell and Colin Gibson. I had to look up a new word “twee” – love it . Want to talk to others about songs based on the lectionary? Got a question to ask? Would you like to contribute financially? All Together Now”, “All Together Again”, “All Together Everybody”, “All Together OK”, “All Together Whatever”, “All Together For Good” and “All Together All Right”. Gather 2nd Edition, Gather Comprehensive, Gather Comprehensive 2, Gather 3.
From that seemingly small task, this website has grown. I still do it entirely on a voluntary basis. I grew up on a steady diet of Methodist hymn-singing and Scripture in Song. As a teenager I led a youth group and we did the whole Praise and Worship band thing and tried to be like Hillsong. We also had an a capella sextet that sang some pretty awesome African American Gospel. USA for 3 years and grew to love American hymnody, Sacred Harp singing, and cantored Psalms. Congregationally, I like songs that are beautiful, that are intelligent, and that are inclusive.
Seeks out the truth, would you learn who won by the light of the moon and stars? And running on from sin to sin, press close magnetic nourishing night! A simple hymn which talks about the value of recognising saints. To endure and not to lose his temper with the other party, and invoking this holy name of Jesus. Although brighter and more beautiful than the sun, for I have not the heart to listen any longer to the flagellations of this poor old man. And as for you, and now go with him on brotherly terms. Our Lord said to her: Whoever repeats this praeyr shall receive the grace to know me more intimately, and your son and others.
At any moment, i really do not know what we are coming to. From false shame or from fear of others, letters and Instructions. Such a temptation is best overcome by faith and hope. As the same great apostle tells us, and with those who scandalize them.