October 30, 2022

Time After Pentecost — Lectionary 31 (Year C)

This week on Sing For Joy, join us as we hear music for Reformation Sunday. We'll listen for the sounds of the Church throughout the ages, giving thanks for the faithful composers and writers who have journeyed with God's people through reformations both great and small.


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Scriptures for this Program

  • (1R) Isaiah 1:10-18
  • (PS) Psalm 32:1-7
  • (2R) 2 Thessalonians 1:1-4, 11-12
  • (G) Luke 19:1-10
  • (R) Reformation Sunday

A Mighty Fortress is Our God (EIN FESTE BURG)Martin Luther / Martin Luther, lyricist (R)
The Augustana Choir: Rock Island, IL / Bruce Bengtson, accompanist / Jon Hurty
(CD) Favorite Hymns from Augustana / DELTA RECORDINGS / DRCD98-85454
© Delta Recordings

Psalm 46Martin Luther (R)
The Choir of Winchester Cathedral / David Dunnett, accompanist / David Hill
(CD) Hymns and Psalms from Winchester / HERALD AV PRODUCTIONS / HAVPCD 185
© 1995 Herald AV Productions, The Studio, 29 Alfred Road, Farnam, Surrey, GU9 8ND, England

Pass Me Not, O Gentle Savior (PASS ME NOT)William H. Doane / Fanny J. Crosby, lyricist (G)
St. Thomas Choir of Men and Boys: New York, NY / Leontyne Price, soprano / William Self
(CD) The Essential Leontyne Price: Spirituals, Hymns, & Sacred Songs / RCA VICTOR / 09026-68157-2
© 1997 RCA Victor, New York, NY, USA

Es ist das Heil (Salvation To Us Has Come), BWV 251 (ES IST DAS HEIL)German Traditional / Paul Speratus, lyricist / Johann Sebastian Bach, arranger (G, R)
Figuralchor der Gedächtniskirche / Helmuth Rilling
(CD) Lobe Den Herren / CANTATE / C 57617
© 1996 Cantate, 24-02 40th Avenue, Long Island City, NY, 11101, USA

How Fair the Church of Christ Shall Stand (VATER UNSER)F. Melius Christiansen (1R, R)
The St. Olaf Choir: Northfield, MN / Olaf C. Christiansen
(CD) Fifty Golden Years / MERCURY RECORDS / SR-60728
© 1962 Mercury Records, 2220 Colorado Ave, Santa Monica, CA, 90404

Love Divine, All Loves Excelling (HYFRYDOL)Rowland Hugh Prichard / Charles Wesley, lyricist / John Ferguson, arranger (2R, R)
Massed Choirs of St. Olaf College: Northfield, MN / The St. Olaf Orchestra / Steven Amundson
(CD) The World Renewed With Love Divine / ST. OLAF RECORDS / E-3549/50
© 2014 St. Olaf Records, St. Olaf College 1520 St. Olaf Avenue, Northfield, MN, 55057, USA