THE THIRD SUNDAY IN ADVENT (DECEMBER 11, 2011)

posted Dec 6, 2011, 7:15 AM by Jonathan Watt
Liturgical Calendar: The Third Sunday in Advent
Liturgical Color:   Blue 

CONFESSION AND ABSOLUTION

Hymn of Invocation: 375 Come, Your Hearts and Voices Raising      LSB 375

The sign of the cross may be made by all in remembrance of their Baptism.
Invocation     LSB 184
Exhortation     LSB 184
Confession of Sins     LSB 184
Absolution     LSB 185

SERVICE OF THE WORD
Introit      Introit for The Third Sunday in Advent Ps. 85:8–9, 12–13; antiphon: Ps. 85:7
Gloria Patri     LSB 186
Kyrie     LSB 186
Salutation and Collect of the Day      Collect for The Third Sunday in Advent
Old Testament Reading    Isaiah 61:1–4, 8–11
Epistle    1 Thessalonians 5:16–24
Alleluia     LSB 190
Holy Gospel    John 1:6–8, 19–28
Creed
Nicene Creed

Hymn of the Day: 345 Hark! A Thrilling Voice Is Sounding      LSB 345

Sermon
Offertory     LSB 192
Offering
Prayer of the Church

SERVICE OF THE SACRAMENT
Preface     LSB 194
Proper Preface (Full)      Proper Preface (Jacobean) for The Third Sunday in Advent
Sanctus     LSB 195
Lord's Prayer     LSB 196
The Words of Our Lord     LSB 197
Pax Domini     LSB 197
Agnus Dei     LSB 198

Distribution
Distribution Hymn: 346 When All the World Was Cursed      LSB 346
Distribution Hymn: 338 Come, Thou Long-Expected Jesus      LSB 338

In dismissing the communicants, the following is said:
The Dismissal     LSB 199
Nunc Dimittis     LSB 199
Thanksgiving     LSB 200
Post-Communion Collect   
Salutation and Benedicamus
Salutation     LSB 201
Benedicamus     LSB 202
Benediction     LSB 202

Closing Hymn: 663 Rise, My Soul, to Watch and Pray      LSB 663
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