Monthly Archives: November 2016

Music for the Second Week of Advent Year A 3rd/4th December 2016

Entrance: A Voice in the Wilderness  (Robinson) AOV 1/60 Candle: Abide with Us (Refrain) (Haugen) Psalm: To You O God, I Lift Up My Soul (Hurd) AOV 2/14 Gifts: Blessed Be Our God (McKenna) AOV NG 13 Communion: Bread Broken Wine Shared (Horner) … Continue reading

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Music for the First Week of Advent Year A 26th/27th November 2016

We are switching to Paul Taylor’s Mass of St Francis with the Celtic Alleluia for the Gospel Acclamation. We are using the refrain from Haugen’s “Abide with us, Emmanuel” with the last line repeated while the Advent candle is lit. … Continue reading

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Music for Christ the King Year C 19th/20th November 2016

Between illness and travel I didn’t put up yesterday’s music selections, so mainly for future reference. Entrance: The King of Glory (Jabusch – trad) Psalm 121 (McKenna) Let us go rejoicing to the house of the Lord. Gifts: Be Merciful … Continue reading

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When Love Is There + Leo Watt News

I found a couple of old Leo Watt songs in the back of a second hand hymnal I bought at the Life Line book sale some time ago. I contacted Leo about them and he told me about his new website. Go … Continue reading

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Music for the Thirty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time Year C 12th/13th November 2016

Entrance: Sing Out Earth and Skies (Haugen) AOV 2/32 Psalm 97 (McKenna) [Audio clip: view full post to listen] The Lord comes to rule the earth with justice. Gifts: Be With Me Lord (Haugen) Communion: Will You Love Me? (Boniwell) AOV 1/40 … Continue reading

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God of the Hungry GAB 184

RS’s parish used this traditionally styled hymn with a great social message recently.  Scott Soper wrote the words and the Thaxtedesque tune. It goes a bit high and I reckon I’d bring it down a semi-tone or two. The sheet … Continue reading

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