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11th Sunday after Pentecost Episcopal
August 16, 2020 Year A
Proper 15 Previous Sunday----- Next Sunday

Almighty God, you have given your only Son to be for us a sacrifice for sin, and also an example of godly life: Give us grace to receive thankfully the fruit of his redeeming work, and to follow daily in the blessed steps of his most holy life; through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.

Lessons

Genesis 45: 1-15 (S) Joseph reveals himself to his brothers
Psalm 133 (S) Oh, how good and pleasant it is when brethren live together in unity.
Isaiah 56: 1, 6-8 (G) My house shall be called a house of prayer for all peoples
Psalm 67 (G) The Lord judges the peoples with equity.
Romans 11: 1-2a, 29-32 God has not rejected the Israelites.
Matthew 15: (10-20), 21-28 Jesus heals the Canaanite woman’s daughter.
Best Choice Selections
Source Title Reference Author Tune
H82 677 God Moves in a Mysterious Way Genesis Cowper London New
H82 538 God of Mercy, God of Grace Psalm 67/Romans Lyte Lucerna Laudoniac
H82 532 How Wondrous and Great Thy Works Isaiah Onderdonk Old 104th
H82 533 How Wondrous and Great Thy Works Isaiah Onderdonk Lyons
VF 94 In Boldness Look to God for Help Matthew Bringle Morning Song
H82 544 Jesus Shall Reign Isaiah Watts Dukee Street
H82 410 Praise, My Soul, the King of Heaven Romans Lyte Lauda anima
H82 408 Sing Praise to God Who Reigns Above Romans Sch& tr. Cox Mit Freuden zart
H82 469 There's a Wideness in God's Mercy Romans Faber St. Helena
H82 470 There's a Wideness in God's Mercy Romans Faber Beecher
Good Choice Selections
Source Title Reference Author Tune
H82 380 From All that Dwell Below the Skies Isaiah Watts and Ken Old 100th
H82 706 In Your Mercy, Lord, You Called Me Romans Conder; alt Price Halton Holgate
WLP 772 O Christ, the Healer Matthew Green Kedron
L 139 Pass Me Not Matthew Crosby Doane
H82 530 Spread, O Spread, the Mighty Word Isaiah Bahnmaier, tr Farlander, Douglas, Tucker Gott sei Dank
H82 371 Thou, Whose Almighty Word Matthew Marriott Moscow
So-so Choice Selections
Source Title Reference Author Tune
H82 537 Christ for the World We Sing! Isaiah/Romans Wolcott Tucker
WLP 774 From Miles Around the Sick Ones Come Matthew Marshall Tucker
H82 321 My God, Thy Table Now Is Spread Isaiah Doddridge and Watts Rockingham
H82 360 Only-begotten, Word of God Eternal Isaiah Latin; tr. Blacker Rouen
H82 361 Only-begotten, Word of God Eternal Isaiah Latin; tr. Blacker Caelitum
H82 51 We the Lord's People, Heart and Voice Uniting Isaiah Bowers Decatur Place