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Hymn Sing for Proper 18


 September 4, 2011—Proper 18

Ezekiel 33:7-9 Romans 13:1-10 Matthew 18:1-20  902—Lord Jesus Christ, be present now  820—My soul, now praise your Maker  920—Forth in the peace of Christ we go


Lord Jesus Christ, be present now

 LSB 902  Anonymous writer and

composer (Winkworth, tr.)  1651, joined to tune  1678, required singing

Plauener Orgelbuch, Fol. 2 r: Choralsatz

Herr Jesu Christ, dich zu uns wend - 1708


Lord Jesus Christ, be present now Stanzas 1 and 2

Stanzas 3 and 4

 Stanza 1  Asks for the presence of Christ

 Stanza 3  Looks forward to eternal worship of heaven

Matthew 18:20 What does this mean?

 Stanza 2  Asks for the help of Px 

Desire our lips to be unsealed 

Why? • Assembling together is for worship • Strengthened in faith

Last day  

Join with saints of all ages See Jesus face to face

 Stanza 4 

Doxology


My soul, now praise your Maker

 LSB 820  Johann Gramann (1487-1541) – Winkworth, tr. 

Disputation of 1519

 Martin Chemnitz/

Albrecht the Elder


My soul, now praise your Maker Gospel

Humility that depends on God’s mercy for forgiveness

 Stanza 1  Incredible benefit plan 

―Who heals your ev’ry weakness, Renews your life within‖

 Stanza 2  Separates our sin from us 

―Nor treats us as we merit, but sets His anger by‖

 Stanza 3  Compassionate, pitying Father

 Stanza 4  Remembers you, saves you  Forsook His Son  Reigns for your good


 LSB 920

Forth in the peace of Christ we go

 James Quinn, 1919-2010

 Georg Joseph  Court of prince-bishop of Breslau


Forth in the peace of Christ we go OT and Epistle tie

Emphasizes our responsibility as Christians

 Ezekiel’s focus  

Speaking against the nations Calling them to repentance

 Today 

 

Support authority, including nation  Call to repentance Announce Lord’s forgiveness

 Stanza 1  Speak Christ with joy  Stanza 2  As kings, we show our servanthood to the King and all people  Stanza 3  Priests to bring God’s message of grace  Stanza 4  Prophets to speak His Word  Stanza 5  As the Church to bring Px’s love and peace

Hymn Sing for Proper 18  

Hymn Sing for Proper 18  September 4, 2011—Proper 18 Ezekiel 33:7-9 Romans 13:1-10 Matthew 18:1-20  902—Lord Jesus Christ, be present now...