St. John's Cathedral - Jacksonville Florida
The Episcopal Church in the United States of America
The Very Rev. Edward H Harrison, Jr., Dean of Florida
John Barry, Organist/Choirmaster 
Richard Fair and Michael Miller, assistant directors
Sunday, November 30, 2003 - Hymnal 1982 
First Sunday in Advent

5:00pm - A Procession with Carols on Advent Sunday
Cathedral Choir
Prelude Johann Sebastian Bach
Chorale Prelude on "Come now, Savior of the Gentiles" 
(ornamented version)
Prelude Johann Sebastian Bach Chorale Prelude on "Come now, Savior of the Gentiles" 
Prelude Max Drischner
Chorale Prelude on "Behold A Rose Breaks Into Bloom"
Prelude Johannes Brahms
Chorale Prelude on "Behold, a Rose breaks into bloom"
* from the West End *
Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
(1525-1594), arr David Willcocks
Advent Matins Responsory
Adam Kline, tenor
Deborah Baker, soprano
Hymn tune: Helmsley #57 "Lo! He comes"
* in the Crossing *
Isaiah 6 God commissions Isaiah to be the Prophet of the Advent
Carol arr George Ratcliffe Woodward
'Twas in the year that King Uzziah died
Hymn tune: Merton #59 "Hark! A thrilling voice is sounding"
* from the Presbytery *
Isaiah 40 The Prophet proclaims the good news to a people in exile
Carol Henry G Ley
A Choral Hymn For Advent Or Ascensiontide
(Oxford 9286)
Lesson Zechariah 2 The Prophet foretells the coming of the Lord and the increase of his kingdom
Carol Austin C Lovelace Paradise
(Selah 418-621)
Hymn tune: Winchester New #76 "On Jordan's bank"
* antiphonally, from the Transepts *
St. Luke 1 The angel Gabriel salutes the Blessed Virgin Mary
Carol Johannes Brahms
The Hunter
(EC Schirmer ECS No. 1680)
Lesson St. Luke 1 The Blessed Virgin Mary visits her cousin Elizabeth
Carol Hugo Distler Lo! How a Rose e'er blooming
(Concordia 98-1925)
* from the Sanctuary *
Jakob Praetorius
Wachet auf!
Lesson St. Matthew 1 St. Matthew tells of the coming birth of Jesus
Carol Barry Ferguson People look east
Rebecca Andrews, soprano
(RSCM CA355)
Carol Piotr Ilyitch Tchaikovsky
The Legend
(EC Schirmer 5371)
Carol Donald Pearson An Advent Processional
(Aureole Editions AE63)
Hymn tune: St. Stephen 
(alternate tune)
#462 "The Lord will come and not be slow"
Hymn tune: Richmond #72 "Hark the glad sound!"
Postlude Marcel Dupré
Chorale Prelude on "Come now, Savior of the Gentiles"
Postlude Ludwig Krebs Chorale Prelude on "Sleepers, Wake!"

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