Abbildungen der Seite
PDF
EPUB

THE HYMNS AND HYMN WRITERS

| OF THE CHURCH

Let all our services begin exactly at the time appointed; and let all our people kneel in

silent prayer on entering the sanctuary. [I. Voluntary, instrumental or vocal.]* II. Singing from the Common Hymnal, the people standing. [III. The Apostles' Creed, recited by all, still standing.

I believe in God the Father Almighty, Maker of heaven and earth; and in Jesus Christ his only Son our Lord; who was conceived by the Holy Ghost, born of the Virgin Mary, suffered under Pontius Pilate, was crucified, dead, and buried; the third day he rose again from the dead, he ascended into heaven, and sitteth at the right hand of God the Father Almighty; from thence he shall come to judge the quick and the dead.

I believe in the Holy Ghost; the holy catholic Church; the communion of saints; the forgiveness of sins; the resurrection of the body; and the life everlasting. Amen.]

IV. Prayer, concluding with the Lord's Prayer, repeated audibly by all, both minister and people kneeling. I

[V. Anthem, or Voluntary.]

VI. Lesson from the Old Testament, which, if from the Psalms, may be read responsively.

(VII. The Gloria Patri.

[graphic]

was in the be-gin-ning, is now, and ev-er shall be,world with-out end.' A-men, a-men.

VIII. Lesson from the New Testament.

IX. Notices, followed by collection; during or after which an offertory may be rendered.

X. Singing from the Common Hymnal, the people standing.
XI. The Sermon.
XII. Prayer, the people kneeling.
XIII. Singing from the Common Hymnal, the people standing.
XIV. Doxology and the Apostolic Benediction. (2 Cor. xiii. 14.)

*Parts inclosed in brackets may be used or omitted.
Let all our people be exhorted to kneel in prayer, facing toward the minister,

[blocks in formation]

WILBUR F. TILLETT, D.D., LL.D.

DEAN OF THE THEOLOGICAL FACULTY OF VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY
AUTHOR OF “ OUR HYMNS AND THEIR AUTHORS,” “ STUDIES IN CHRISTIAN DOCTRINE," ETC.

THE METHODIST BOOK CONCERN
NEW YORK

CINCINNATI

COPYRIGHT, 1911, BI
EATON & MAINS, JENNINGS & GRAHAM, SMITH & LAMAR

Printed in the United States of America

DEDICATION

TO
THE MINISTRY AND MEMBERSHIP

OF

THE METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH

AND

THE METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH, SOUTH

IN THE HOPE AND WITH THE PRAYER THAT THEY MAY BE ONE
NOT ONLY IN THE SONGS THEY SING BUT IN ALL THINGS ELSE

THAT TEND TO PROMOTE CHRISTIAN FRATERNITY
AND INCREASED EFFICIENCY IN FULFILLING
THE WIDENING MISSION OF METHODISM IN

THE EVANGELIZATION OF THE WORLD,

« ZurückWeiter »