November 22, 2020

Christ the King, Last Sunday after Pentecost — Lectionary 34 (Year A)

Many nations of the world no longer have a monarchy, and therefore no longer have coronations, they have inaugurations of new leadership. But once a year many Christian Churches, everywhere around the world, celebrate a day called Christ the King. On the next Sing For Joy you’ll hear music fit for a coronation. Join us.


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Scriptures for this Program

  • (1R) Ezekiel 34:11-16, 20-24
  • (PS) Psalm 95:1-7a
  • (2R) Ephesians 1:15-23
  • (G) Matthew 25:31-46
  • (SC) Feast of St. Cecilia

A Hymn for St. CeciliaHerbert Howells / Ursula Vaughan Williams, lyricist (SC)
Choir of the Queen's College: Oxford, England / Owen Rees
(CD) The House of the Mind / SIGNUM CLASSICS / SIGCD491
© 2018 Signum Classics, Unit 14 21 Wadsworth Road, Perivale, Middlesex, UB6 7JD, United Kingdom

Jesus Shall Reign (DUKE STREET)John Hatton / Isaac Watts, lyricist / John Ferguson, arranger (G)
St. Olaf Cantorei: Northfield, MN / John Ferguson
(CD) Sing For Joy Archives / ST. OLAF COLLEGE / Not For Resale
© St. Olaf College, 1520 St. Olaf Avenue, Northfield, MN, 55057, USA

Christ, Victorious, Christ, Now ReigningStephen Caracciolo / Stephen Caracciolo, lyricist (G)
Cathedra: Washington, D.C. / Michael McCarthy
(CD) New American Choral Music Series: Stephen Caracciolo / GOTHIC / G-49287
© 2014 Gothic, Gothic Records, Inc. P.O. Box 414, Orcas, WA, 98280, USA

O Come, Let us Sing unto the LordAnthony Piccolo (PS)
The Choir of St. Patrick's Cathedral: New York, NY / Donald Dumler, accompanist / John Michael Caprio
(CD) O Come Let Us Sing / GOTHIC / G 49091
© 1997 Gothic, Gothic Records, Inc. P.O. Box 414, Orcas, WA, 98280, USA

The KingdomAndré Thomas / André Thomas, lyricist (G)
Florida State University Summer Choir: Tallahassee, FL / André Thomas
(CD) Songs from My Heart: The Music of André Thomas / COLLEGIUM RECORDS / CT0029
© Collegium Records, Naxos of America, Inc., Suite 28, 1810 Columbia Avenue, Franklin, TN, 37064, USA

All Hail the Power of Jesus' Name (CORONATION)Oliver Holden / Edward Perronet, lyricist / James Mulholland, arranger (G)
The Kansas City Chorale: Kansas City, MO / Charles Bruffy
(CD) Alleluia: An American Hymnal / NIMBUS RECORDS / NI 5568
© 1998 Nimbus Records, Nimbus Records Wyastone Leys, Monmouth, NP5 3SR, United Kingdom