September 4, 2022

Time After Pentecost — Lectionary 23 (Year C)

In the gospel reading heard in churches across the world this week, Jesus says, "whoever does not carry the cross and follow me cannot become my disciple." We hear music of discipleship this week on Sing For Joy - join us as we explore the music and scripture of Christian worship.


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Scriptures for this Program

  • (1R) Deuteronomy 30:15-20
  • (PS) Psalm 1
  • (2R) Philemon 1-21
  • (G) Luke 14:25-33

O For a Closer walk with God (CAITHNESS)Scottish Psalter / William Cowper, lyricist / Charles Villiers Stanford, arranger (1R, G)
The Cambridge Singers / Wayne Marshall, accompanist / John Rutter
(CD) I Will Lift Up Mine Eyes: Sacred Music by Stanford & Howells / COLLEGIUM RECORDS / COLCD 118
© 1992 Collegium Records, Naxos of America, Inc., Suite 28, 1810 Columbia Avenue, Franklin, TN, 37064, USA

Psalm 1Bruce Neswick (PS)
The Choir of St. Paul's Episcopal Church: Indianapolis, IN / Dwight Thomas, accompanist / Frank W. Boles
(CD) O Come Let Us Sing Unto the Lord / ST. PAUL'S - INDIANAPOLIS / STP004
© 1997 St. Paul's - Indianapolis, 10 West 61st Street, Indianapolis, IN, 46208, USA

The Best of RoomsRandall Thompson / Robert Herrick, lyricist (2R, G)
Choral Arts Northwest: Seattle, WA / Richard Sparks
(CD) Randall Thompson: The Light of Stars / GOTHIC / G 49226
© 2003 Gothic, Gothic Records, Inc. P.O. Box 414, Orcas, WA, 98280, USA

Will You Come and Follow Me (The Summons) (KELVINGROVE)Scottish Folk Tune / John L. Bell, lyricist / John L. Bell, arranger (G)
The Cathedral Singers: Chicago, IL / John L. Bell
(CD) Bell: God Never Sleeps / GIA PUBLICATIONS / CD-348
© 1995 GIA Publications, 7404 South Mason Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60638, USA

Lift High the Cross (CRUCIFER)Sydney H. Nicholson / George W. Kitchin, lyricist / Todd Wilson, arranger (G)
The Memphis Boychoir: Memphis, TN / Deltorum Brass Ensemble, ensemble / David J. Kienzle, accompanist / John Ayer
(CD) God is Gone Up: Choral Evensong for Ascension Day / PRO ORGANO / CD 7088
© 1996 Pro Organo, P.O. Box 8338, South Bend, IN, 46660-8338, USA

Guide My FeetAfrican American Spiritual / Avis D. Graves, arranger (1R, G)
St. Olaf Cantorei: Northfield, MN / James E. Bobb
(CD) Sing For Joy Archives / ST. OLAF COLLEGE / Not For Resale
© St. Olaf College, 1520 St. Olaf Avenue, Northfield, MN, 55057, USA