Palm Sunday (Livestreamed)

Sunday, April 5, 2020 - 10:30am

Blessing of Palms and Ante Communion with hymns and sung Passion

This service will be livestreamed at the Parish's Facebook page.

Luke 19: 28-40
Isaiah 50: 4-9a
Psalm 31: 10-19
Philippians 2: 5-11
Matthew 27: 1-54
The Service may be found in the Book of Common Prayer on pages 67-78.
The Collect, Epistle, and Gospel may be found on pages 150-154. 
Hymns may be found in the Book of Common Praise (Blue Book).

Order of Service 

Organ Prelude: Chorale Prelude on "Valet will ich dir geben" (BWV 736) - J.S. Bach
Entrance Antiphon: Hosanna to the Son of David: blessed is he that cometh in the Name of the Lord. O King of Israel: Hosanna in the highest. 
Collect: Assist us mercifully with your help, Lord God of our salvation, that we may enter with joy into the celebration of those mighty acts whereby you give us life and immortality; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen. 
Gospel of the Palms: Luke 19:28-40
Antiphon: The children of the Hebrews bearing branches of olive went out to meet the Lord, crying out and saying: Hosanna in the highest. 
The Children of the Hebrews strawed their raiment in the way and cried out saying: Hosanna to the Son of David: blessed is he that cometh in the Name of the Lord. 
Hymn #130 All glory, laud, and honour (St. Theodulph)
Versicle: O Saviour of the world, who by thy Cross and Precious Blood hast redeemed us;
Response: Save us and help us, we humbly beseech thee, O Lord.
Collect: Almighty and everlasting God, who, of thy tender love towards mankind, hast sent thy Son our Saviour Jesus Christ, to take upon him our flesh, and to suffer death upon the cross, that all mankind should follow the example of his great humility: Mercifully grant, that we may both follow the example of his patience, and also be made partakers of his resurrection; through the same Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.
Hymn #131 Ride on! ride on in majesty! (Winchester New)
Isaiah 50: 4-9a
Psalm 31: 10-19
Philippians 2: 5-11
Gradual Hymn #593 When I survey the wondrous Cross (Rockingham)
The Passion of Our Lord Jesus Christ according to St. Matthew (27:1-54) 
Offertory: Thy rebuke hath broken my heart, I am full of heaviness; I looked for some to have pity on me, but there was no man: neither found I any to comfort me; they gave me gall to eat, and when I was thirsty they gave me vinegar to drink. 
Offertory Hymn #596 My song is love unknown (Love Unknown)
Prayer of Intercession 
Organ Postlude: Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 - Samuel Barber