|Liturgy by TLW|
St. James the Elder, Apostle
by The Rev. Thomas L. Weitzel
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.
Entrance Hymn "For All Your Saints, O Lord"
Dialog of the Saints:
A: Praise the Lord, all you saints!
C: Praise him, all you heavenly hosts!
A: So great a cloud of witnesses surrounds us.
C: They witness to God's mighty acts.
A: They witness to God's steadfast love.
C: Their witness guides us in our faith.
A: Give thanks to God for St. James the Elder.
C: An Apostle of Jesus Christ our Lord.
A: Sing praise to God, sing praise to him.
C: Sing praise and thanks for all his saints.
Hymn of Praise: "Glory to God"
Prayer of the Day
First Lesson: 1 Kings 19:9-18
Psalm (spoken in unison)
Second Lesson: Acts 11:27-12:3a
Gospel Lesson: St. Mark 10:35-45
Hymn "By All Your Saints"
Prayer of the Church
Offertory Hymn "We Give Thee But Thine Own," stanza 1
Great Thanksgiving (spoken)
Holy, Holy, Holy (spoken)
Eucharistic Prayer (ELW IV or LBW #31)
Lamb of God (seated)
Hymn "Faith of Our Fathers"
Closing Hymn "Doxology"