Diocese of Cashel, Ferns and Ossory

Suggested Recorded Music

RECORDED MUSIC SUGGESTIONS FOR DECEMBER 2021

Prepared by the Reverend Robert Jones

RECORDED MUSIC

December/January 2021

5th December – Second Sunday of Advent
Malachi 3:1-4

52 – God of all being, throned afar
535 – Judge eternal, throned in splendour
Benedictus

706 – O Bless the God of Israel

Philippians 1:3-11

518, 119, 126, 134, 136

12th December – Third Sunday of Advent

ZEPHANIAH 3: 14-20

*125 – Hail to the Lord’s anointed
129 – How lovely on the mountains are the feet of him
CANTICLE: SONG OF ISAIAH

*373 – To God be the glory!
*492 – Ye servants of God, your Master proclaim

PSALM 146: 4-10

*4 – God, who made the earth
*125 – Hail to the Lord’s anointed
*92 – How sweet the name of Jesus sounds
PHILIPPIANS 4: 4-7

*349 – Fill thou my life, O Lord my God
71 – Saviour, again to thy dear name we raise
*627 – What a Friend we have in Jesus

LUKE 3: 7-18

*126, 419, 303 and 136

19th December – Fourth Sunday of Advent

MICAH 5: 2-5A

*194 – Earth has many a noble city
*174 – O little town of Bethlehem
CANTICLE: MAGNIFICAT

*712 – Tell out, my soul, the greatness of the Lord
PSALM 80: 1-8

*695 – God of mercy, God of grace
HEBREWS 10: 5-10

*400 – And now, O Father, mindful of the love
*431 – Lord, enthroned in heavenly splendour

LUKE 1: 39-45 (46-55)

*119 – Come, thou long-expected Jesus
*135 – O come, O come, Emmanuel

Also 712, 139 and S227

24th December – The Eve of the Nativity

147, 135, 164, 182, 149, 155

 

25th December – The Nativity/Christmas Day

ISAIAH 52: 7-10

*479 – Go, tell it on the mountain
*166 – Joy to the world, the Lord is come!
PSALM 98

  1. 259,125,160

HEBREWS 1: 1-4, (5-12)

147 – Angels, from the realms of glory
*381 – God hath spoken – by his prophets
3, 125,160,164,*170
JOHN 1: 1-14, (15-18)

*160 – Hark! the herald-angels sing
*170 – Love came down at Christmas
*228*172 *177*182

26th December – First Sunday of Christmas

1 SAMUEL 2: 18-20, 26

*717 – May the Lord bless you and keep you

PSALM 148

711 – All you heavens, bless the Lord (Surrexit Christus)
*709 – Praise the Lord! You heavens, adore him

COLOSSIANS 3: 12-17

*346 – Angel voices, ever singing
*525 – Let there be love shared among us
LUKE 2: 41-52

*632 – I love to hear the story
*651 – Jesus, friend of little children
*177 – Once in royal David’s city

2nd January 2022 – Second Sunday of Christmas

JEREMIAH 31: 7-14

*644 – Faithful Shepherd, feed me
*128 – Hills of the north, rejoice
SIRACH 24: 1-12

*646 – Glorious things of thee are spoken

PSALM 147: 13-21

*581 – I, the Lord of sea and sky
*6 – Immortal, invisible, God only wise
WISDOM 10: 15-21

*643 – Be thou my vision, O Lord of my heart
*104 – O for a thousand tongues to sing

EPHESIANS 1: 3-14

*642 – Amazing grace (how sweet the sound!)
*189 – As with gladness men of old
*133 *373
JOHN 1: (1-9), 10-18

*160 – Hark! the herald-angels sing
*94 – In the name of Jesus
*195 – Lord, the light of your love is shining
*170, *182*202

 

RECORDED MUSIC

November 2021

 7th November – Third Sunday before Advent – Proper 27 – Remembrance Sunday

Ruth 3: 1-5; 4: 13-17

*43 – Holy is the seed-time, when the buried grain
*545 – Sing of Eve and sing of Adam

Psalm 127

*63 – All praise to thee, my God, this night
*288 – Thine be the glory, risen, conquering Son

Hebrews 9: 24-28

*400 – And now, O Father, mindful of the love
*268 – Hail, thou once-despised Jesus!
*132 – Lo! he comes with clouds descending
*431 – Lord, enthroned in heavenly splendour
Mark 12: 38-44

*218 – And can it be that I should gain
*219 – From heav’n you came, helpless babe
*593 – O Jesus, I have promised
*639 – O thou who camest from above
*597 – Take my life, and let it be

14th November – Second Sunday before Advent – Proper 28

1 Samuel 1: 4-20

391 – Father, now behold us
Psalm 16

*553 – Jesus, lover of my soul
*652 – Lead us, heavenly Father, lead us
Hebrews 10: 11-14, (15-18), 19-25

*218 – And can it be that I should gain
*400 – And now, O Father, mindful of the love
*S72 – Jesus is King and I will extol him
*431 – Lord, enthroned in heavenly splendour
Mark 13: 1-8

*327 – Christ is our corner-stone
*646 – Glorious things of thee are spoken
*372 – Through all the changing scenes of life
*661 – Through the night of doubt and sorrow

21st November – The Kingship of Christ – Proper 29

2 Samuel 23: 1-7

*52 – Christ, whose glory fills the skies
Psalm 132: 1-12, (13-18)

*218 – And can it be that I should gain
275 – Look, ye saints, the sight is glorious
*457 – Pour out thy Spirit from on high

Revelation 1: 4B-8

*646 – Glorious things of thee are spoken
*130 – Jesus came, the heavens adoring
*431 – Lord, enthroned in heavenly splendour
*S146 – The kingdom of God is justice and joy
John 18: 33-37

*259 – Christ triumphant, ever reigning
*219 – From heav’n you came, helpless babe
*S125 – See, what a morning, gloriously bright
*285 – The head that once was crowned with thorns
292 – Ye choirs of new Jerusalem

28th November – First Sunday of Advent

Jeremiah 33:14-16

642 – Amazing grace, how sweet the sound
292 – Ye choirs of new Jerusalem

Psalm 25:1-9

652 – Lead us, heavenly Father, lead us
618 – Lord of all hopefulness, Lord of all joy
1 Thessalonians 3:9-13

132 – Lo, he comes with clouds descending
343 –We love the place, O God

Luke 21:25-36

119 – Come, thou long-expected Jesus
612 – Eternal Father, strong to save
124 – Hark the glad sound!

126 – Hark, a thrilling voice is sounding
129 – How lovely on the mountains are the feet of him

5th December – Second Sunday of Advent
Malachi 3:1-4

52 – God of all being, throned afar
535 – Judge eternal, throned in splendour
Benedictus

706 – O Bless the God of Israel

Philippians 1:3-11

518 – Bind us together, Lord
350 – For the beauty of the earth
529 – Thy hand, O God, has guided
Luke 3:1-6

119 – Come, thou long-expected Jesus
126 – Hark, a thrilling voice is sounding
134 – Make way, make way
136 –On Jordan’s bank the Baptist’s cry