THIRTY-THIRD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME C Lectionary #159
At the end of the liturgical year, we think about the “day of the Lord.” every day is that day, but we also believe that time itself is moving toward the full revelation of the reign of God. What is your attitude toward time and history?

Malachi 3:19-20a. The prophet sees the day of the Lord as dawning with fire to burn the unjust and with light to enliven the just.

Psalm of the Day: Ps (97) 98. In this enthronement hymn, all of creation joins in glorious song and music to acclaim the L ord,

The Days Are Coming PSL C-194/SS
The Lord Comes to Rule the Earth (Alstott) BB
The Lord Comes to Rule the Earth (Currie/Gelineau) WOR 963/LPGG 968
The Lord Comes to Rule the Earth (Guimont) GC2 968/LPMG 159
The Lord Comes to Rule the Earth (Hunstiger) SS
The Lord Comes to Rule the Earth (Isele) CBW 210
The Lord Comes to Rule the Earth (Kreutz) PRM C103/PMB 740/WS
The Lord Comes to Rule the Earth (Schiavone) LP 191/JS 1046
The Lord Comes to the Earth (Haas/Haugen/Kodner) GC 95/GC2 55/RS 135, ref 3

Suggested Common Psalm
Ps (121) 122: Let Us Go Rejoicing (See suggestions for Christ the King)

2 Thessalonians 3:7-12. Paul encourages this community to continue to live just and upright lives, not just sit back and wait for the dawning of the Lord’s new day.

Luke 21:5-19. People at the time of Jesus believed that history would end in violent disruption. This reading reflects that belief, but it also calls on Jesus’ followers to trust in God, no matter what might happen.

Music Suggestions

Choral Anthems


Music Suggestions

Other Songs for the Liturgy
All the Ends of the Earth -- Dufford (Ps) JS 595/GC 520/GC2 526/MI‑BB/GP 683
All Who Love and Serve Your City (2) WOR 621
Alleluia! Hurry, the Lord Is Near (1,G) JS 324/BB
Awake, Awake, Fling Off the Night (G) CBW 304
Awake, O Sleeper (1,G) GC 803/RS 650, 729
Be Not Afraid (G) GP 602/GC 608/GC2 596/CBW 481/MI‑BB/LMGM 123/WC 852/JS 706/RS 734/PMB 446/WS/SS
Canticle of the Turning (G) GC 556/GC2 527/RS 678
Come to Set Us Free (1) GC 338/GP 298
Freedom Is Coming (1,G) GC 723/GC2 707/RS 821
God Is Working His Purpose Out (1,Ps,G) RS 646/WOR 507
*God Proclaims for All to Hear (E) IH 72
Hark, a Mystic Voice Is Sounding (G) CBW 453
Here from All Nations (G) HG 46
Hills of the North, Rejoice (1,G) WOR 365
I Want to Walk as a Child of the Light, v 3 (1) WOR 510/WC 795/GC 507/GC2 513/RS 651/PMB 404/WS/MI-BB/SS
I Will Not Die (1) JS 658/GC 657/RS 771/GP 716
In the Day of the Lord (1,G) JS 685/GP 722/MI-BB
Jesus, Lead the Way (G) WOR 611/GC 642/GC2 632/RS 755
Let Justice Roll Like a River (Ps) GC 716/GC2 709
Lord of All Hopefulness (2) WOR 568/WC 811/GC 578/GC2 560/CBW 497/JS 690/MI‑BB/RS 713/GP 622/PMB 415/WS/SS
Love Divine, All Loves Excelling, v 3 (1,G) WOR 588/MI‑BB/GP 640/WC 832/GC 622/GC2 613/JS 746/CBW 625/RS 743/PMB 431/WS/SS
May We Praise You (2,G) GC 519/GP 678
My Lord! What a Morning (1,G) LMGM 9
My Lord Will Come Again (1,G) GC 769
*My Plans for You Are Peace (E) PSL C-194/SS
My Soul in Stillness Waits (2,G) GC 328/GC2 336/RS 495/SS
Now the Day of the Lord Is at Hand (1,G) WOR 687
O Day of God (G) CBW 586
On That Holy Mountain (Ps) WC 468/PMB 194/WS
On the Wings of Change (1,Ps) WC 951/PMB 512/WS
Patience, People (G) GP 303/JS 314/BB
Rejoice, the Lord Is King (1,G) WOR 493/MI‑BB/LMGM 93/WC 737/WS/GC 487/GC2 493/JS 478/RS 627/SS
Sign Me Up (1,G) LMGM 111/GC 805
Sing a New Song (1,Ps,G) GP 670, 692/CBW 563/MI‑BB/GC 537/GC2 544/WC 904/JS 607/RS 686/WS
Sing a New Song to the Lord (1,Ps,G) WOR 550/CBW 563/WC 931/GC 521/GC2 541/RS 677/PMB 493/SS
Soon and Very Soon (1,G) LMGM 4/WC 947/GC 770/GC2 758/JS 683/MI‑BB/RS 870/GP 723/PMB 513/WS/SS
The Advent of Our King (1,G) JS 322/BB/ PMB 191/SS
The Day Is Near (1,G) GC 768
The King Shall Come When Morning Dawns (Ps,G) WOR 373/BB/GP 307/LMGM 1/JS 319/WC 461, 472/GC 320/GC2 347/CBW 318/RS 497/PMB 186/WS/SS
There Is a River (1,Ps) GP 718/JS 656
Those Who Love and Those Who Labor (2) WOR 632/RS 805/JS 758
Wait for the Lord (G) GC 332/GC2 340/CBW 319/RS 484/SS
We Shall Not Be Silent (G) GP 559
When the King Shall Come Again (1,Ps) WOR 355/GC 327/GC2 327/RS 487/JS 318/SS
When the Lord in Glory Comes (1,Ps) GC 765/RS 868

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Choral Anthems

Title of Anthem, Voicing & Instrumentation Composer/arranger/editor Publisher & edition #
Break Forth into Song (SATB, Organ)  Haan, Raymond  Broadman (4451-51)  P
Cantate Domino (Unison/2-part, Keyboard)  Bedford, Michael  Choristers Guild (CGA 689)  P
I Am the Vine (SATB, Organ)  Haan, Raymond  H. W. Gray/Belwin (GCMR 3473)  C
I Know the Thoughts I Think (SATB)  Wienhorst, Richard  Associated (AMP 343)  E
Jubilant Song, A (Any combination of voices in 2 parts, Keyboard)  Lightfoot, Mary Lynn  Sacred Music Press/Lorenz (10/1026)  P
Lord Has Revealed to the Nations, The (SATB, Organ)  Proulx, Richard  GIA (G-2306)  P
Lord, I Love Thee with All My Heart (SATB)  Bach, Johann Sebastian  Augsburg (080065854X)  G
New Songs of Celebration Render (SATB, Drums, Soprano Recorder)  Ferguson, John  Hope (DFW 215)  P
O For a Thousand Tongues (SATB, Soprano and Bass soli, Organ, opt. Brass)  Beck, John Ness  Gentry (G-308)  P
O Salutaris (SATB, Organ)   Dupré, Marcel  LeDuc/Alfred (15973)  2
O Salutaris (SATB, Soprano or Alto solo, Organ/Keyboard)  Nicholson, Sydney  RSCM (255)  2
O Sing to the Lord a New Song (SATB, Organ)  Bengston, Bruce  Augsburg (0800676270)  P
O Sing unto the Lord (SATB, Organ)  Alexander, J.  Abingdon (APM 562)  P
O Sing unto the Lord (SATB, Organ)  Hustor, John  H. W. Gray (2301)  P
O Sing unto the Lord (SATB, Organ)  Mathias, William  Oxford (A-228)  P
O Sing unto the Lord (SATB, Soprano solo, Organ, Flute, Horn)  Henderson, Ruth Watson  Oxford (94.236)  P
O Sing unto the Lord (TBB, Organ)  Dello Joio, N.  Carl Fischer (CM 7138)  P
Psalm 98 (SATB)  Distler, Hugo  Arista (AE 110)  P
Psalm 98 (SATB, Organ, Clarinet or Viola)  Bender, Jan  n/a  P
Psalm 98 (SATB, Organ, Congregation, Trumpet)  Martinson, Joel  Concordia (98-3225)  P
Psalm 98 (SATB, Organ/Keyboard)  Bourgeois, L./arr. Van Halsema, D.  Carl Fischer (CM 6982)  P
Psalm 98 (SATB/SATB, German only) Schütz, Heinrich Barenreiter ((2398)  P
Psalm 98 (SATB/SATB, Organ/Keyboard  Schütz, Heinrich/ed. Kaplan, A  Mills (60829)  P
Psalm 98 (SATB/SATB, Organ/Keyboard  Schütz, Heinrich/ed. Willner, F.  G. Schirmer (5962)  P
Psalm 98 (TBB, Piano or Brass Quintet)  Crawford, John  Oxford (94.102)  P
Psalm 98 (Unison, Keyboard)  Marshall, Jane  Choristers Guild (CGA 427)  P
Psaume XCVIII (SSATB)  Gallus, Jacobus  Galaxy (n/a) P
Seek and You Shall Find (SATB)  Haetschwiller, Evelyn Davis/ arr. Boertje, Barbara  Unity/Lorenz (10/1984U-1)  C
Sing a New Song (SATB/SATB) (SATB/SATB, English/German)  Pachelbel, Johann/ed. Ehret, Walter  Hinshaw (HMC 297)  P
Sing a New Song (SATB/SATB, English/German)  Pachelbel, Johann/ed. Sateren, Leland  AMSI/Lorenz (329)  P
Sing a New Song to the Lord (SATB, Organ, Congregation)  Bell, John L.  GIA (G-4380)  P
Sing to the Lord (2-part, Organ)  Hughes, Howard  GIA (G-2011)  P
Sing to the Lord (SATB)  Schütz, Heinrich  Augsburg in “Chantry Choirbook” (0806642772)  P
Sing to the Lord (SATB, Organ)  Tye, Christopher  C. F. Peters (CM 8216)  P
Sing to the Lord (Unison/2-part, Organ, opt. Handbells)  Owens, Sam Batt  GIA (G47-17)  P
Sing to the Lord a Brand New Song (SATB, English/German)  Schütz, Heinrich  GIA (G-1790)  P
Sing to the Lord a New Song (2-part mixed, Organ/Keyboard)  Pachelbel, Johann  Concordia (98-3151)  P
Sing to the Lord a New Song (SATB, Organ/Keyboard, 2-trumpets, opt. 2-3 octave Handbells.  Behnke, John  Concordia (98-366  P
Sing, Be Joyful (SAB, Keyboard)  Purcell, Henry/arr. Hopson, Hal H.    P
Terra Tremuit (SATB)  Byrd, William/ed. Petti, Anthony  Chester in “The Ninth Book of Chester Motets”  1
Terra Tremuit (SATB)  Byrd, William/ed. Petti, Anthony  Chester in “The Ninth Book of Chester Motets”  G
Why do the Nations So Furiously Rage? from “Messiah” (Bass, Keyboard or Orchestra)  Handel, George Frideric  Various publishers/editions  G
Witness (SSAATB, Solo)  arr. Parker, Alice  GIA (G-4240)  2

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