The events of the last post, needless to say, overshadowed many other events today.
Still, there are those of you who want to know these sorts of things, just as I want to know these sorts of things about your services, so here goes:
Hymns for World Communion Sunday, 2006
Opening Hymn: “In Christ There is No East or West”. Text: William A. Dunkerley (pseud. John Oxenham), 1908. Tune: McKEE (African-American Spiritual).
Metrical Psalm: Psalm 124 (The Psalter, 1912). Tune: OLD 124TH (Louis Bourgeois).
Communion Hymn: “God is Love, and Where True Love Is”. Text: James Quinn (b. 1919). Tune: UBI CARITAS (Murray).
Song During the Sharing of the Bread and Wine: “Jesu, Jesu, Fill Us With Your Love”. Text: Tom Colvin, 1969. Tune: CHEREPONI (Ghana Folk Song, arr. Tom Colvin).
Closing Hymn: “Blest Be the Tie That Binds”. Text: John Fawcett, 1782. Tune: DENNIS (Hans Nägeli).