THIRTY-SECOND SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME Lectionary #155
The readings invite us to focus attention on those we might scarcely notice at other times: those who humbly provide services that we consider essential.

Music Suggestions

Choral Anthems


Music Suggestions

1 Kings 17:10-16. A widow, ready to die, shares the little she has with the prophet and is rewarded with food to sustain her through a drought.

Psalm of the Day: Ps (145) 146
The first of the five psalms that provide a solemn doxology to the Book of Psalms, a collection known as the “Great Hallel.” The psalm is really in two parts: praise of God the creator (vv. 1-6a) and praise of God the redeemer of the oppressed and helpless (vv. 6b-10). In light of the other Scripture passages used this day, the selected verses are from the second half of this psalm.

Alaba, Alma Mía, al Señor—Respuesta I (Reza) FYC 277
I Will Praise My God (Chepponis) WOR4 109
I Will Praise the Lord (Farrell) MI-BB 626
I Will Praise the Lord (Joncas), vss 2-3 RS 197/G3 93/SS 671
Praise the Lord, Alleluia! PSL B-108/SS 387
Praise the Lord, My Soul (Ancell) JS2 113
Praise the Lord, My Soul (Guimont) GC2 1012/G3 1186/LPMG 155
Praise the Lord, My Soul (Hurd) MI-BB 826
Praise the Lord, My Soul (Hunstiger) SS 620
Praise the Lord, My Soul (Lisicky) PRM B102/LPGA B91/PMB 736
Praise the Lord, My Soul (Louis) LMGM2 947
Praise the Lord, My Soul (Proulx/Gelineau) W3 959/WOR4 1203/RS 195/LPGG 937
Praise the Lord, My Soul (Ridge) GP 284
Praise the Lord, My Soul (Schiavone) JS2 1042/JS3 116
Praise the Lord, O My Soul (Alstott) CBW 206
Ven, Señor, a Salvarnos—Respuesta I (Taulé) FYC 278

Hebrews 9:24-28. The author continues to use the analogy of the Jerusalem Temple and the high priesthood to show how Christ’s ministry surpasses anything existing before it.

Mark 12:38-44. Mark contrasts Jesus’ condemnation of those who practice religion for show with the widow who offers God all she has.

Songs for the Liturgy

A Touching Place (1,G) RS 760/GC 640
All That We Have (1,G) GP 618/GC 601/GC2 597
*Allow My Prayer and Plea (E) IH 71
At the Table of the World (1,G) OIF 531/PMB 301/WC 684/WS 586
Beatitudes (1,G) JS2 657/GP 717/MI-BB 642
Blest Are They (1,G) MI-BB 640/RS 774/WC 973/GC 659/GC2 636/G3 735/WOR4 721/LMGM2 602/CBW 522/WS 810/SS 950
Bread for the World (1,G) JS2 810/JS3 780/MI-BB 359/GP 528/GC 827
Canticle of the Turning (1,G) RS 678/GC 556/GC2 527/G3 622/WOR4 624
Christ, Be Our Light (1,G) JS2 661/JS3 824/GP 656/GC2 512/G3 590/OIF 867/WOR4 584/WC 962/MI-BB 606/WS 803/SS 888
God of the Hungry (1,G) MI-BB 634
God, Whose Giving Knows No Ending (1,G) W3 631/WOR4 805/RS 794/OIF 697/PMB 396/WC 824/WS 691
I Know Jesus (1,G) LMGM2 358
*In the Breaking of the Bread/Cuando Partimos el Pan del Señor (C) JS2 808/JS3 779/MI-BB 336/GC 843/GC2 843/G3 918/WOR4 944/WC 663/RS 932/GP 508/OIF 548/PMB 303/WS 566
Lead Me, Lord – Becker (G) JS2 659/JS3 733/MI-BB 641/GP 715
Let Justice Roll Like a River (2,G) GC 716/GC2 709/G3 810
*Let My Prayer Come before You (E) PSL B-189/SS 337
Make of Our Life a House of Praise (G) LMGM2 611
Making Their Way (1,G) G3 845/WOR4 826
O Blessed Are the Poor in Spirit (G) W3 620/WOR4 738
Now Let Us from This Table Rise (G) W3 625/CBW 521/OIF 873/PMB 472/WC 963
Pan de Vida (G) JS2 813/JS3 784/MI-BB 346/OIF 559/RS 909/GP 500/WC 675/GC 848/GC2 811/G3 920/WOR4 925/LMGM2 764/WS 576/SS 1063
Praise, My Soul, the King of Heaven (1,G) W3 530/WOR4 610/LMGM2 464/CBW 565/MI-BB 568/JS2 612/JS3 586/WC 957/WS 777/RS 684/GP 685/GC 551/GC2 531/G3 613/OIF 856/PMB 492/SS 893
Prayer of St. Francis (G) JS2 738/JS3 702/WC 900/GP 650/MI-BB 532/RS 830/GC 726/GC2 721/G3 828/OIF 797/PMB 459/WS 709
Priestly People, vss 8-9 (2) OIF 669/PMB 383/WC 786/WS 659
*Ps 23: The Lord Is My Shepherd (C)
*Since Our Great High Priest, Christ Jesus (2) WOR4 531
*Sing Praise to God for Friends (1,Ps,G) G3 600/LMGM2 544
Splendor and Honor (2) CBW 685
Take This Moment (G) GC 673/GC2 655
The Church of Christ in Every Age (1,G) W3 626/WOR4 785/JS2 843/JS3 823/RS 803/GC2 655/G3 765/OIF 875/WC 965/SS 979
The Cry of the Poor (1,G) GP 203/JS2 847/JS3 829/MI-BB 627/RS 69/GC 48/GC2 33/G3 47/WOR4 46
The Harvest of Justice (1,G) GC 711/GC2 716/G3 806
The King of Glory, v. 4 (2) W3 501/WOR4 565/LMGM2 341/JS2 487/JS3 470/WC 763/GP 423/MI-BB 738/RS 628/OIF 640/GC 486/GC2 494/G3 572/WS 636
The Kingdom of God (G) W3 615/WOR4 720/RS 775/WC 976/GC 655/GC2 639/G3 736/PMB 511
*The Temple Rang with Golden Coins (G) RS 787/WOR4 809/HG 154
These Alone Are Enough (G) JS3 655/G3 650/MI-BB 397
We Bring the Sacrifice of Praise (G) LMGM2 449
We Remember (1,2,G) WC 665/RS 724/GC 593/GC2 578/G3 681/WOR4 938/MI-BB 502/WS 561/SS 922
What Does the Lord Require (1,G) W3 624/WOR4 748/RS 785
What Shall I Render (G) LMGM2 659
What You Gave Us for Our Taking (2,G) OIF 571/PMB 305/WC 648
When Jesus Came Preaching the Kingdom of God (G) W3 614/WOR4 723/RS 773
When the Lord in Glory Comes (2) RS 868/GC 765/WOR4 863
*Where Temple Offerings Are Made (G) W3 622
You Are All We Have (1,G) RS 643/GC 505/GC2 508/G3 586/SS 1017


Choral Anthems

Title of Anthem, Voicing & Instrumentation Composer/arranger/editor Publisher & edition #
Blessed Jesus (Unison, Organ)  Fauré, Gabriel  Concordia (98-2580)  C
Brother James’ Air (SATB, a cappella)  Jacob, Gordon  Oxford (44.029)  C
Brother James’ Air (SSA, a cappella)  Jacob, Gordon  Oxford (43.902)  C
Brother James’ Air (Unison, keyboard)  Jacob, Gordon  Oxford (44.047)  C
Christ’s Flock (SATB, Organ/Keyboard)  Shaw, Martin  G. Schirmer (10584)  C
Crucifixus (SATB, Keyboard)  Bach, J. S.  Ditson/Presser in “MasterChoruses: Mixed Voices”  2
Der Herr is mein Hirte (SSB or SS, 2 Violins)  Telemann, G. P.  Hannsler (H. E. 39.39.012)  C
Give Thanks to God (SAB, Keyboard)  Beethoven, Ludwig van/arr. Proulx, Richard  Augsburg (0800655230) G
God Is My Shepherd (SA, Keyboard)  Dvorak, Anton/Snow, Francis  St. Mary’s Press  C
God Is My Shepherd (SA, Oboe, Flute, Keyboard)  Dvorak, Anton/Vree, Marion  Presser (312.40702)  C
God Is My Shepherd (SA, Piano)  Dvorak, Anton/Baird, J. J.  G. Schirmer (9458)  C
God Is My Shepherd (SATB, organ)  Dvorak, Anton  Summy Birchard (B-949)  C
God Is My Shepherd (SSA, Keyboard  Dvorak, Anton/Snow, Francis Carl Fischer (462)  C
God Is My Shepherd (Unison, Guitar)  Dvorak, Anton/Van, Jeffrey  Augsburg (11-0663)  C
God of Love My Shepherd Is, The (SA, Keyboard)  Handel, G. F./Jacques, Reginald  Oxford (E 102)  C
Jesus, the Very Thought of Thee (SATB, Organ, opt. C instrument)  Ashdown, Franklin D.  Augsburg (0800657500)  2
King of Love, The Bairstow CPCL C
King of Love My Shepherd Is, The (SATB, a cappella)  arr. by John Ness Beck  Beckenhorst (BP 1247) C
King of Love, My Shepherd Is, The  (SATB, Organ, opt. Fl., Oboe, Clarinet)  Blakley, Duane  Shawnee (A-5978)   C
King of Love, My Shepherd Is, The (SATB, Keyboard)  Englert, Eugene  GIA (G-1842)  C
Lord Is Like a Shepherd, The (Unison, Keyboard)  Page, Sue Ellen  Hinshaw (CS.2549)  C
Lord Is My Shepherd  The (SAT  SAB or SATB piano)  Pote, Allen  Choristers Guild (CGA 551)  C
Lord Is My Shepherd, The (SA, Organ) Mueller, Carl F.  Carl Fischer (CM 6673)  C
Lord Is My Shepherd, The (SATB)  Berger, Jean  Broude Brothers (BB 3053)  C
Lord Is My Shepherd, The (SATB)  Berger, Jean  Shawnee (A-729)  C
Lord Is My Shepherd, The (SATB, Organ)  Mueller, Carl F.  Carl Fischer (CM 6616)  C
Lord Is My Shepherd, The (SATB, Organ) Matthews, Thomas Fitzsimons (F2137) C
Lord Is My Shepherd, The (SSA, Organ)  Matthews, Thomas  Fitzsimons (F 5026)  C
Lord Is My Shepherd, The (SATB, Organ, opt. Strings,  Oboe or other C-instruments)  Rutter, John  Oxford (94.216)  C
Lord Is My Shepherd, The (TTBB)  Leighton, Kenneth  Novello (NCM 34)  C
Lord Is My Shepherd, The (TTBB, Organ)  Mueller, Carl F.  Carl Fischer (CM 5581)  C
Lord Is My Shepherd, The (Unison, Keyboard)  Bouman, Paul  Concordia (98-2911)  C
Lord Is My Shepherd, The (Unison, Keyboard) 
Lord Is My Shepherd, The (SATB/opt. C instrument)
Lord Is My Shepherd, The (SATB/solo)
Leaf, Robert 
White
Goodall
Choristers Guild (CGA-231) 
Selah 410-823
Faber
PS
No More a Stranger or a Guest (2 pt/Hdbells, C instrument) White Selah 410-833 PS
O Be Joyful in the Lord (SATB, Organ)  Rutter, John  Oxford (A346)  P
Offer Unto God/Ps. 50 (SATB div.)  Christiansen, F. Melius  Augsburg (0800656784) G
Offering (SATB, Piano, Flute, opt. Handbells)  Collins, Dori Erwin  Augsburg (0800659694) G
O Lord God of My Salvation (SSAATB, Organ)  Croft, William/Young, Percy  Broude Brothers (MGC 5) E
Praise the Lord, O My Soul/Ps. 146 (SATB div., Organ)  Rorem, Ned  Boosey & Hawkes (OCTB6105) P
Praise Ye, the Lord (SATB, 2 pianos)  Diemer, Emma Lou  Flammer (5021)  P
Take My Life and Let It Be Consecrated  (SATB, Keyboard, Oboe)  White, Nicholas  Hinshaw (HMC 1336)  G
Temple Rang with Golden Coins, The (SB, Keyboard)  Sensmeier, Randall  GIA (G-5584)  G
There’ll Be Something in Heaven (SATB)  Svedlund, Karl-Erik/ed. Bengston, Bruce  Augsburg (0800657616) G

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