April 30, 2023

Fourth Sunday of Easter (Year A)

This week on Sing For Joy, we hear music inspired by the twenty-third Psalm: The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not want. Join us for music and reflections as we continue in the season of Lent.


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Scriptures for this Program

  • (1R) Acts 2:42-47
  • (PS) Psalm 23
  • (2R) 1 Peter 2:19-25
  • (G) John 10:1-10

The Lord's My Shepherd (PISGAH)J.C. Lowry / John Ferguson, arranger (PS)
The St. Olaf Choir: Northfield, MN / Anton Armstrong
(CD) Great Hymns of Faith: Volume III / ST. OLAF RECORDS / E-3386
© 2011 St. Olaf Records, St. Olaf College 1520 St. Olaf Avenue, Northfield, MN, 55057, USA

My Shepherd Will Supply My Need (RESIGNATION)American Folk Tune / Isaac Watts, lyricist / Virgil Thomson, arranger (PS)
Calvin College Alumni Choir: Grand Rapids, MI / Pearl Shangkuan
(CD) Many Colors Paint the Rainbow / CALVIN COLLEGE / CD 4
© 2001 Calvin College, Calvin College Music Department 3201 Burton SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49546, USA

I am Jesus' Little Lamb (WEIL ICH JESU SCHÄFLEIN BIN)Brüder Choral-Buch (G)
Children's Choirs of St. Paul's Lutheran Church: Fort Wayne, IN / Richard Resch, accompanist / Barbara Resch
(CD) O Lord, Open My Lips / ST. PAUL'S - FORT WAYNE / 951004CD
© 1995 St. Paul's - Fort Wayne, 1126 South Barr Street, Fort Wayne, IN, 46802, USA

Have No Fear, Little Flock (LITTLE FLOCK)Heinz Werner Zimmermann / Heinz Werner Zimmermann, lyricist / Marjorie Jillson, lyricist / Larry L. Fleming, arranger (2R)
The National Lutheran Choir: Minneapolis, MN / Larry L. Fleming
© National Lutheran Choir Recordings, 528 Hennepin Avenue, Suite 302, Minneapolis, MN, 55403, USA

Messiah: All We Like SheepGeorge Frideric Handel (2R)
The Choir of King's College / The Brandenburg Consort, ensemble / Stephen Cleobury
(CD) Handel: Messiah / ARGO / 440 672-2
© 1994 Argo, London, England

Requiem: The Lord is My ShepherdJohn Rutter (PS)
The Choir of King's College / The City of London Sinfonia, ensemble / Stephen Cleobury
(CD) Rutter: Requiem / EMI (ANGEL, EMI CLASSICS, EMI RECORDS, LTD) / CDC 7243 5 56605 2 7
© 1998 EMI (Angel, EMI Classics, EMI Records, Ltd), 304 Park Avenue South, New York, NY, 10010, USA

The Lord's My Shepherd (CRIMOND)Jesse Seymour Irvine (PS)
Scottish Philharmonic Singers / John Langdon, accompanist / Ian McCrorie
(CD) Psalms of Scotland / ABBEY / SCS MUSIC / SCSCD 2830
© 1988 Abbey / SCS Music, 4 Newtec Place Magdalen Road, Oxford, OX4 1RE, England