The Light of Hope

Scripture Readings: Matthew 24:36-44, Isaiah 2:1-5

Liturgy used in today’s worship service is by Stephen M. Fearing and from the PCUSA Office of Theology and Worship.

“Andante Sostenuto from Vocalise in D-Flat Major”; Marco Bordogni; Public Domain

“Come, Thou Long-Expected Jesus”; WORDS: Charles Wesley, MUSIC: Rowland H. Prichard, arr. Ralph Vaughn Williams; Public Domain

“Angels We Have Heard on High (Chorus)”; WORDS: and MUSIC: French Carol; Public Domain

“It Came upon the Midnight Clear”; Edmund H. Sears, Richard S. Willis; Public Domain

“Lord, Send Us a Sign with Come, Thou Long-Expected Jesus”; John Parker, Larry Shackley; Copyright 2008 Lorenz Publishing Co., a division of the Lorenz Publishing Corporation; CCLI #1786152, #2873241

“O Come, Let Us Adore Him”; WORDS: Attr. John F. Wade, tr. Frederick Oakley, MUSIC: John F. Wade’s Cantus Diversi; Public Domain

“Prepare the Way, O Zion”; WORDS: Frans Mikael Franzen, adapt. Charles P. Price, MUSIC: Then Swenska Psalmboken; Words copyright 1982 Hope Publishing Company; CCLI #1786152, #2873241

“The Advent Chorale”; Felix Mendelssohn, Arr. by L. N. Porter from “St. Paul”, Chorale by Philipp Nicolai; Arrangement copyright 1966 by Lorenz Publishing Company; “Permission to reprint, podcast, and/or stream the music in this service obtained from ONE LICENSE with license #A-736451. All rights reserved.”