March 29, 2024

Good Friday (Year B)

On this week's special Good Friday episode of Sing For Joy, we join Christians across the world in remembering the day of Jesus' death on the cross. Join us as we hear music for this day in the life of the Church. 


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Scriptures for this Program

  • (1R) Isaiah 52:13-53:12
  • (PS) Psalm 22
  • (2R) Hebrews 10:16-25
    or Hebrews 4:14-16; 5:7-9
  • (G) John 18:1-19:42

Messiah: Surely He Has Borne Our GriefsGeorge Frideric Handel (G)
The English Concert Choir / The English Concert, ensemble / Trevor Pinnock
(CD) Messiah / ARCHIV / 423 630-2
© 1988 Archiv, Universal Music Group Worldwide Plaza 825 Eighth Avenue, New York, NY, 10019, USA

He Never Said a Mumberlin' Word (THEY CRUCIFIED MY LORD)African American Spiritual / African American Spiritual, lyricist (G)
Barbara Hendricks, soprano
(CD) Barbara Hendricks: Spirituals / EMI (ANGEL, EMI CLASSICS, EMI RECORDS, LTD) / 2344252
© 2008 EMI (Angel, EMI Classics, EMI Records, Ltd), 304 Park Avenue South, New York, NY, 10010, USA

Lamb of God (O LAMM GOTTES, UNSCHULDIG)Nikolaus Decius / Nikolaus Decius, lyricist / F. Melius Christiansen, arranger / Joel W. Lundeen, translator
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

Messe Solennelle, Op. 67: V. Agnus DeiJean Langlais
Gloucester Cathedral Choir / Mark Lee, organ / David Briggs
(CD) Vierne & Langlais: Messe solennelle / PRIORY RECORDS, LTD. / PRCD597
© 1997 Priory Records, Ltd., 3 Eden Court, Eden Way, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, LU7 4FY, United Kingdom

O Sacred Head, Now Wounded (HERZLICH TUT MICH VERLANGEN)Hans Leo Hassler / Paul Gerhardt, lyricist (G)
The National Lutheran Choir: Minneapolis, MN / David Cherwien, organ / David Cherwien
© 2010 National Lutheran Choir Recordings, 528 Hennepin Avenue, Suite 302, Minneapolis, MN, 55403, USA

Christ, We Do All Adore TheeThéodore Dubois / Latin Hymn, lyricist / Theodore Baker, translator (G)
The York College Concert Choir: York, NE / Clark Roush
(CD) Concert Favorites / DALLAS CHRISTIAN SOUND / C831
© 2008 Dallas Christian Sound, P.O. Box 796072, Dallas, Texas, 75379