December 12, 2021

Third Sunday of Advent (Year C)

Any voice that speaks good news is lovely. So it is that the church has called the voice of John the Baptist a thrilling voice. And you will hear thrilling music to describe and celebrate it on the next Sing For Joy.


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Scriptures for this Program

  • (1R) Zephaniah 3:14-20
  • (PS) Isaiah 12:2-6
  • (2R) Philippians 4:4-7
  • (G) Luke 3:7-18

Rejoice in the Lord AlwayAnonymous (2R)
Voices of Ascension: New York, NY / Dennis Keene
(CD) From Chant to Renaissance / DELOS / DE 3174
© 1995 Delos, Delos Productions, Inc., PO Box 343, Sonoma, CA , 95476, USA

Behold, God is my SalvationLeo Sowerby (PS)
Girls' Choir of St. Paul's Cathedral: Buffalo, NY / Daniel Fortune, accompanist / Dale Adelmann
(CD) Ex Ore Innocentium / PRO ORGANO / CD 7076
© 1995 Pro Organo, P.O. Box 8338, South Bend, IN, 46660-8338, USA

Rejoice in the Lord Alway, "Bell Anthem"Henry Purcell (2R)
The Choir of Salisbury Cathedral: Salisbury, United Kingdom / Richard Seal
(CD) Anthems from Salisbury / MERIDIAN / CDE84025
© 1986 Meridian, P.O. Box 317, London, SE9 4SF , United Kingdom

Lift Up Your Heads (TRURO)Thomas Williams / Psalmodia Evangelica / Georg Weissel, lyricist / Olaf C. Christiansen, arranger (2R)
The St. Olaf Choir: Northfield, MN / Anton Armstrong
(CD) Great Hymns of Faith: Volume II / ST. OLAF RECORDS / E-2651
© 2004 St. Olaf Records, St. Olaf College 1520 St. Olaf Avenue, Northfield, MN, 55057, USA

Surely it is God Who Saves Me, Op. 839BCarson Cooman (PS)
The Cambridge Consonance: Cambridge, MA / Jeffrey Grossman
(CD) The Welcome News / GOTHIC / G-49280
© 2012 Gothic, Gothic Records, Inc. P.O. Box 414, Orcas, WA, 98280, USA

Hark! A Thrilling Voice is Sounding (MERTON)William Henry Monk / Michael Weisse, lyricist / Richard R. Webster, arranger (1R)
Choirs of the Parish Church of St. Luke: Evanston, IL / Asbury Brass, ensemble / Charles H. Snider, accompanist / Richard R. Webster
(CD) Blow Ye the Trumpet in Zion / PARISH CHURCH OF ST. LUKE /
© Parish Church of St. Luke, 939 Hinman Avenue, Evanston, IL, 60202, USA