Reformation Vespers - October 29, 2015 - 4:30pm

Preacher 
Chaplain Don Moldstad
Music leader(s) 
Organist: Prof. Markus DeGarmeaux
Choir director: Prof. Dennis Marzolf
Choir director: Prof. Ann Fredrickson
Other service participants 
Piano: Dr. Bethel Balge and students from her piano studio, Lexi Forsburgh, Elisabeth Urtel, Sam Johnson, Brittany Moldstad

Order of Service

* Prelude

* Choir: Lift Thine Eyes, from "Elijah" F. Mendelssohn

* Confession

* Versicles (led by choir)

* Psalmody: ELH 251 & 252, A Mighty Fortress

* Lesson: 1 Peter 5:8-11

* Responsory, Choir: "Heut' Triumphieret Gottes Sohn"   J.S. Bach

* ELH 358: vv. 2,3 Though Satan Rage...

* Lesson: Romans 8:31-39

* Choir: "Komm, Gott, Schöpfer, Heileger Geist”  J.S. Bach

(follow text and tune at ELH 10)

* Lesson: Psalm 50:14, 15

* ELH 255: v. 1

* Choir: O Jesus, Joy of Loving Hearts  A.O. Gibbs

* ELH 255: v. 4

* Choir: “Ich ruf’ zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ”  J.S. Bach

(follow text and tune at ELH 255)

* Lesson: 1 John 1:1-4

* Choir: “In Dir ist Freude”  J.S. Bach

(follow text and tune at ELH 149)

* Lesson and Homily

* Canticle: Te Deum Laudamus, ELH 45

* Kyrie

* Lord’s Prayer

* Hymn, ELH 584  Grant Peace We Pray

* Collect

* Benedicamus and Benediction (led by choir)

* Hymn, ELH 426:6, 8  O, How Blest it is to Know

* Postlude