June 9, 2019
The Day of Pentecost: Whitsunday
Alleluia! Alleluia! He is Risen!
at the corner of Market and North Streets
If you are visiting today, please ask someone near you to help with the Prayer Book if you are unfamiliar with it. After the service, there is coffee hour in St Nicholas Hall and we would love to greet you there. St Nicholas Hall and the restrooms can be reached through the right door at the front of the church.
Our congregation collects pennies to help support our Saturday Lunch program. Baskets to collect coins are located on the table at the back of the church.
Prelude The prelude is a time for reflection and quiet enjoyment of the gift of music.
Opening Hymn #224 Hail this joyful day’s return Sonne der Gerechtigheit
Opening Sentences (all stand) page 355 Celebrant: The Rev. Evan Fischer
Gloria music insert in hymnal Jason Metheney
Collect of the Day
First Lesson Acts 2:1-21 read by Jane Smith
Psalm 104:25-35, 37 led by John Doe
Second Lesson Romans 8:14-17 read by Jane Smith
Sequence Hymn L 112 Come, Holy Ghost, Creator blest Veni, Creator Spiritus
The Gospel John 14:8-17, 25-27
The Nicene Creed page 358
Prayers of the People Response: Hear us, Lord. Alleluia! led by John Doe
Offertory The Lord’s Prayer Albert Hay Malotte
Presentation #205 vs. 5 (all stand) Gelobt sei Gott
To God the Father, God the Son, to God the Spirit, always One,
we sing for life in us begun: Alleluia!
Eucharistic Prayer D page 372 Chalice Bearers: Jane Smith
(It is customary to stand for the Eucharistic Prayer during the Easter season.) John Doe
Holy, holy, holy music insert in hymnal Jason Metheney
The Lord’s Prayer
Christ, our passover music insert in hymnal Jason Metheney
All are welcome to receive Communion or to come forward for a blessing.
Post-communion Prayer page 365
An Easter Blessing
Closing Hymn #521 Put forth, O God, thy Spirit’s might Chelsea Square
Postlude The congregation is invited to sit and listen to the postlude.