|Liturgy by TLW|
Mary, Mother of Our Lord
by The Rev. Thomas L. Weitzel
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Entrance Hymn "Ye Watchers and Ye Holy"
Dialog of the Saints:
A: Praise the Lord, who came in the flesh!
C: Praise Emmanuel, God with us!
A: He chose as his vessel one so fair,
C: A young virgin, meek and mild.
A: And the angel said, "Hail, Mary, full of grace. The Lord is with you."
C: "Blessed are you among women, and blessed is the fruit of your womb."
A: Give thanks to God for Mary, Mother of Our Lord.
C: Obedient disciple and bearer of the eternal Word.
A: Sing praise to God, sing praise to him.
C: Sing praise and thanks for our salvation.
Hymn of Praise: "Glory to God"
Prayer of the Day
First Lesson: Isaiah 61:7-11
Psalm (spoken in unison)
Second Lesson: Galatians 4:4-7
Gospel Lesson: St. Luke 1:46-55
Hymn of the Day "At the Cross, Her Station"
Prayer of the Church
Offertory Hymn "We Give Thee But Thine Own," stanza 1
Great Thanksgiving (spoken)
Eucharistic Prayer (ELW XI, LBW IV or BCP A)
Lamb of God
Hymn "What Child Is This"
Closing Hymn "Doxology"