Advent Music

These are musical selections to accompany the daily scripture readings. You can click on each one to hear a Youtube performance of it. I’ve also added the page numbers from “Hymns of Grace.”

  1. Of the Father’s Love Begotten (instrumental) 214
  2. Joy to the World 224
  3. All Hail the Power of Jesus Name  143
  4. Trust and Obey/ Just A Closer Walk With Thee
  5. Day by Day 69
  6. All Things New 
  7. Great is Thy Faithfulness 86
  8. The God of Abraham Praise (instrumental) 6
  9. What Wondrous Love is This 190
  10. Come Thou Long Expected Jesus / Nearer My God to Thee 216
  11. Is He Worthy
  12. Rejoice Ye Pure in Heart (instrumental) 373
  13. O Little Town of Bethlehem 242
  14. O Come, O Come,  Emmanuel 218
  15. The King of Love My Shepherd Is 171
  16. I Will Praise Him/ Jesus, Keep Me Near the Cross 273
  17. Holy, Holy, Holy 48
  18. Come Unto Me
  19. What Child Is This 230
  20. A Mighty Fortress is Our God 53
  21. The Power of the Cross/ When I Survey 272/274
  22. How Firm a Foundation 364
  23. O Holy Night 240
  24. Angels We Have Heard On High 227
  25. Behold Our God/ O Come All Ye Faithful 126/231

There is also a selection from Handel’s Messiah corresponding to each of the daily scripture readings.  Since none of the selections are titled, here is a list of the first lines and the passage of scripture they were taken from.  Also, you can click on each selection to hear it performed on youtube.

  1. “Unto which of the angels…Let all the angels of God…”Hebrews 1:5,6
  2. Since by man came death…” — 1 Corinthians 15:21,22
  3. How beautiful are the feet of them...” —Romans 10:15
  4. Behold I tell you a mystery…” “The trumpet shall sound...”– 1 Corinthians 15:51-53
  5. Then shall be brought to pass…O death...” “But thanks be to God…”– 1 Corinthians 15:54-57
  6. All they that see him…” He trusted in God…” –Psalm 22:7,8
  7. Their sound is gone out…” Romans 10:18
  8. For unto us a child is born…” –Isaiah 9:6
  9. Behold the Lamb…” –John 1:29 “He was despised…” “Surely He hath borne our griefs…” “All we like sheep…” Isaiah 50:6; Isaiah 53:3-6
  10. “Thou art gone up on high…” “The Lord gave the world…”Psalm 68:18,11
  11. “Worthy is the Lamb…”— Revelation 5:12,13
  12. “Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion…” –Zechariah 9:9,10
  13. “I know that my Redeemer liveth…”— Job 19:25,26; 1 Corinthians 15:20
  14. “Let us break their bonds…” “He that dwelleth…Thou shalt break them…”— Psalm 2:3,4,9
  15. “Comfort ye my people…” “Every valley…” “And the glory…” –Isaiah 40:1-5
  16. “Who may abide the day of His coming…” “And he shall purify the sons of Levi…” –Malachi 3:2,3
  17. “Lift up your heads, o ye gates…” –Psalm 24:7-10
  18. Then shall the eyes… –Isaiah 35:5,6 “He shall feed His flock…” “His yoke is easy…“– Isaiah 40:11, Matthew 11:28-30
  19. “If God be for us…” –Isaiah 40:11; Matthew 11:28-30
  20. “Thus saith the Lord…” Haggai 2:6,7; Malachi 3:1 “Why do the nations so furiously rage…”Psalm 2:1,2
  21. “Thy rebuke bath broken…” –Psalm 69:20″Behold and see if there be…” –Lamentations 1:12 “He was cut off…” –Isaiah 53:8 “But thou didst not leave…”Psalm 16:10
  22. “For behold darkness shall cover the earth…” —Isaiah 60:2,3 “The people that walked in darkness…”Isaiah 9:2
  23. “Behold, a virgin shall conceive…” –Isaiah 7:14; Matthew 1:23 “O thou that tallest good tidings…” “Arise…”Isaiah 40:9; Isaiah 60:1
  24. “There were shepherds…” “And lo, the angel of the Lord…” “And the angel said unto them….” “Glory to God…” –Luke 2:8-14
  25. “Hallelujah…” — Revelation 19:6, 11:15, 19:16 “Amen…”