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16th Sunday after Pentecost Episcopal
September 20, 2020 Year A
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Grant us, Lord, not to be anxious about earthly things, but to love things heavenly; and even now, while we are placed among things that are passing away, to hold fast to those that shall endure; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.

Lessons

Exodus 16:2-15 (S) The Lord gives manna from heaven.
Psalm 105:1-6, 37-45 (S) He led forth his people with gladness, his chosen with shouts of joy.
Jonah 3:10--4:11 (G) God is gracious and merciful, slow to anger, and abounding in steadfast love.
Psalm 145:1-8 (G) The Lord is gracious and full of compassion, slow to anger and of great kindness
Philippians 1:21-30 Paul desires to be with Christ but remains in the flesh.
Matthew 20:1-16 Parable of the vineyard laborers.
Best Choice Selections
Source Title Reference Author Tune
H82 541 Come, Labor On Matthew Borthwick Ota Labora
H82 375 Give Praise and Glory unto God Jonah Schütz; tr. Farlander and Douglas Du Lebensbrot Herr Jesu Christ
H82 522 Glorious Things of Thee Are Spoken Exodus Newton Austria
H82 523 Glorious Things of Thee Are Spoken Exodus Newton Abbot's Leigh
H82 627 Lamp of our Feet, Whereby We Trace Exodus Barton Nun danket all und bringet her
H82 308 O Food to Pilgrims Given Exodus Latin; tr. Riley Psalm 6
H82 309 O Food to Pilgrims Given Exodus Latin; tr. Riley O Welt, ich muss dich Lassen
H82 410 Praise, My Soul, the King of Heaven Jonah Lyte Lauda anima
H82 343 Shepherd of Souls, Refresh and Bless Exodus Montgomery St. Agnes
Good Choice Selections
Source Title Reference Author Tune
WLP 761 All Who Hunger Gather Gladly Exodus Dunstan Holy Manna
VF 87 All Who Hunger Gather Gladly Exodus Dunstan Holy Manna
MHSO 52 All Who Hunger Gather Gladly Exodus Dunstan Holy Manna
H82 671 Eternal Ruler of the Ceaseless Round Philippians Chadwick Song 1
H82 414 God, my Kind, ty Might Confessing Psalm 145 Mant Stuttgart
H82 690 Guide Me, O thou Great Jehovah Exodus Williams; tr. Williams Cwm Rhondda
LEVASII 126 Hark! The Voice of Jesus Calling Matthew March Lenderman
H82 411 O Bless the Lord, My Soul Jonah Montgomery St. Thomas
H82 332 O God, Unseen yet Ever Near Exodus Osler St. Flavian
H82 655 O Jesus, I Have Promised Matthew Bode Nyland
H82 527 Singing Songs of Expectation Philippians Ingemann; tr. Baring-Gould Ton-y-Botel
WLP 778 We Are All One in Mission Philippians Edwards Nyland
H82 404 We Will Extol you, Ever-Blessed Lord Psalm 145 Grieve Old 124th
So-so Choice Selections
Source Title Reference Author Tune
H82 694 God Be in My Head Philippians Sarum Primer Lyttington
H82 644 How Sweet the Name of Jesus Sounds Exodus Newton St. Peter
LEVASII 72 Just a Closer Walk with Me Philippians Anonymous American Folk Song
H82 697 My God, Accept my Heart this Day Philippians Bridges Song 67
H82 9 Not Here for High and Holy Things Matthew Studdert-Kennedy Morning Song