July 21, 2019

Time After Pentecost — Lectionary 16 (Year C)

Two biblical sisters - Mary and Martha - are featured on the next Sing for Joy. If you know their story, it doesn't surprise you that the Christian church has far more Mary music than Martha music; but we're going to imagine Martha singing along with her sister. Join us.


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Scriptures for this Program

  • (1R) Genesis 18:1-10a
  • (PS) Psalm 15
  • (2R) Colossians 1:15-28
  • (G) Luke 10:38-42

Brethren, We Have Met to Worship (HOLY MANNA)William Moore / George Atkins, lyricist / Alice Parker, arranger (G)
Musicians of Melodious Accord / Alice Parker
(CD) Sweet Manna / GIA PUBLICATIONS / GIA CD-434
© 1999 GIA Publications, 7404 South Mason Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60638, USA

Blessed Jesus, At Your Word (LIEBSTER JESU)Johann Rudolph Ahle / Tobias Clausnitzer, lyricist / Catherine Winkworth, translator (G)
Cantus Choro / Geoffrey Cox, accompanist / Peter Chapman
(CD) Songs and Praises / MOVE RECORDS / MD3142
© 1992 Move Records, 10 Glen Drive Eaglemont 3084, Victoria, Australia

I Love to Hear the StorySwedish Folk Tune / Emily H. Miller, lyricist / Karle Erickson, arranger (G)
The Gustavus Choir: St. Peter, MN / Karle Erickson
(CD) Favorite Swedish Hymns / DELTA RECORDINGS / DRCD91-131
© Delta Recordings

Jesu, The Very Thought of Thee (ST. BOTOLPH)Gordon Slater / Bernard of Clairvaux, lyricist / Rev. Edward Caswall, translator (G)
Choir of Yorkminster Park Baptist Church / Ronald S. Jordan, accompanist / Catherine M. Palmer
(CD) The Joy of God / MARQUIS CLASSICS / ERAD 175
© 1996 Marquis Classics, 30 Kenilworth Avenue, Toronto, M4L 3S3, Canada

Day by Day (BLOTT EN DAG)Oskar Ahnfelt / Carolina V. Sandell-Berg, lyricist / Mark Hayes, arranger (G)
St. Olaf Cantorei: Northfield, MN / James Bobb
(CD) Sing For Joy Archives / ST. OLAF COLLEGE / Not For Resale
© St. Olaf College, 1520 St. Olaf Avenue, Northfield, MN, 55057, USA

O God, You Search Me and You Know MeBernadette Farrell / Bernadette Farrell, lyricist (2R)
The Choir of Wells Cathedral / Malcolm Archer
(CD) The English Hymn, Vol. 5: Lead, kindly Light: Hymns of Faith and Assurance / HYPERION / CDP12105
© 2004 Hyperion, Hyperion Records Limited, P.O. Box 25, London, SE9 1AX, United Kingdom

Thee Will I LoveKenneth Jennings / Johann Scheffler, lyricist / Catherine Winkworth, translator (G)
The National Lutheran Choir: Minneapolis, MN / Larry L. Fleming
© National Lutheran Choir Recordings, 528 Hennepin Avenue, Suite 302, Minneapolis, MN, 55403, USA