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Lectionary-based suggestions for all Sundays and major Church holidays. 

 

Date Revised Common Lectionary Readings USCCB Readings Suggested Anthems Suggested Handbell
16-Jun Trinity Sunday The Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity CGA832 All Praise to You We Sing

CGB953  In Christ There is no East or West (2 or 3 oct)
CGB954  In Christ There is no East or West (3-6 oct)

23-Jun Proper 7 (12) The Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ CGA1582  Let Us Pray for Peace (TTBB)

CGA593  All Good Gifts

CGB953  In Christ There is no East or West (2 or 3 oct)
CGB954  In Christ There is no East or West (3-6 oct)

CGB822 Joys Are Flowing Like a River (Blessed Quietness)

30-Jun Proper 8 (13) Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time CGA1587  Four Sacred Rounds

CGA1288  God has Work for Us to Do
CGB882  All Glory and Praise (3-5 oct)

CGB926  A Joyous Fanfare (3-5 oct)
7-Jul Proper 9 (14) Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time CGA1588  Surrounded By Love

CGA1472  Roll Down Justice!

CGB1099  I'm Gonna Live!

Prelude on Kelvingrove [from CGB1056  Our God Reigns]

CGB1053  New Day (2 or 3 oct)
CGB1054  New Day (3-5 oct)

14-Jul Proper 10 (15) Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time CGA1591  I Choose Love (SSA)

CGA942  Sing Praises to the Mighty God
Prelude on Kelvingrove [from CGB1056  Our God Reigns]

CGB347  Simple Gifts (2 or 3 oct) 
21-Jul Proper 11 (16) Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time CGA1593  Come, Let Us Worship God

CGA1203  How Beautiful
Holy Manna [from CGB982  Bells and Keys...More or Less, Vol. 2]

CGB1044  Now to God's Temple Draw Near (3-7 oct)
28-Jul Proper 12 (17) Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time CGA1595  Show Us How to Love

CGA1400  What Then Will God do With Me?
CGB1119  Shall We Gather at the River

CGB986  Immortal, Invisible (2 or 3 oct)
CGB987  Immortal, Invisible (3-5 oct)
4-Aug Proper 13 (18) Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time CGA1601  Great Is Thy Faithfulness (SSA)

CGA1000 Let the Children Come
To God Be the Glory [from CGB1130  All Praise to Thee, Volume 3]

CGB940  First Praise (2-5 oct)
11-Aug Proper 14 (19) Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time CGA1604  You'll See My Kingdom (Within These Walls, Beyond the Doors)

CGA1553  Morning Stars, Singing Together
Morning Has Broken [from CGB1132  Pathways to Musical Ringing, Volume 3: Meters (2 or 3 oct);
CGB1133  Pathways to Musical Ringing, Volume 3: Meters (3-5 oct)]
18-Aug Proper 15 (20) Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time CGAR1601  Great Is Thy Faithfulness (Unison)

CGA817  I will Rejoice in the Lord
CGB1107  For the Beauty of the Earth (2 or 3 oct)
CGB1108  For the Beauty of the Earth (3-6 oct)

CGB1118  Great is Thy Faithfulness (3-6 oct)
25-Aug Proper 16 (21) Twenty-first Sunday in Ordinary Time CGA1518  Beside a Stream of Living Water

CGB1118  Great is Thy Faithfulness (3-6 oct)

CGB218  Morningdance (3-5 oct)

CGB754  Healing Spirit

1-Sep Proper 17 (22) Twenty-second Sunday in Ordinary Time CGA1599  Nearer, Still Nearer

How Firm a Foundation [from CGB1061  Joyfully Ring (2 or 3 oct); CGB1062  Joyfully Ring (3-5 oct)

CGB597 When Morning Gilds the Skies (2-3 oct); CGB598 When Morning Gilds the Skies (3-5 oct)

 

8-Sep Proper 18 (23) Twenty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time CGA1215  Your Servant I will Be

CGA1343  Lord, I was Blind
CGB1131  Passacaille

CGB993  Come, Christians, Join to Sing (2-3 oct)
CGB994  Come, Christians, Join to Sing (3-5 oct)
14-Sep Holy Cross Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross CGA1586  Send Us Forth

CGA942  Sing Praises to the Mighty God

CGA1542  Christ Has No Hands but Ours
CGB1113  Revelation (3-5 oct)

CGB1044 Now to God's Temple Draw Near (3-7 oct)
15-Sep Proper 19 (24) Twenty-fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time CGA1582  Let Us Pray for Peace (TTBB)

CGA419  I Will Love the Lord
CGB1119  Shall We Gather at the River

CGB279  I Have Decided to Follow Jesus (3 oct)
22-Sep Proper 20 (25) Twenty-fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time CGA1588  Surrounded By Love

CGA649 God's Loving Call
All Praise to Thee..." [from CGB1056 Our God Reigns] (12 bells, optional keyboard)

CGB988  Heartsong (3-5 oct)
29-Sep Proper 21 (26) Twenty-sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time CGA1587  Four Sacred Rounds

CGA1449 Abide With Me
On Eagles' Wings; Peace Like a River [from CGB1132  Pathways to Musical Ringing, Volume 3: Meters (2 or 3 oct);
CGB1133  Pathways to Musical Ringing, Volume 3: Meters (3-5 oct)]

CGB868  Jesus Calls Us (3-6 oct)
6-Oct Proper 22 (27) Twenty-seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time CGA1582  Let Us Pray for Peace (TTBB)

CGA593  All Good Gifts

CGB152 Come, Let Us Eat

CGB986  Immortal, Invisible (2 or 3 oct)
CGB987  Immortal, Invisible (3-5 oct)

13-Oct Proper 23 (28) Twenty-eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time CGA1593  Come, Let Us Worship God

CGA1288  God Has Work for Us to Do
CGB846  God is Our Refuge and Strength (3-6 oct)

CGB1024  The Church's One Foundation (3-6 oct)
20-Oct Proper 24 (29) Twenty-ninth Sunday in Ordinary Time CGA1591  I Choose Love (SSA)

CGA1472  Roll Down, Justice!
CGB528  I Lift My Eyes Unto the Hills (Psalm 121) - Full Score; CGB529 I Lift My Eyes Unto the Hills - Handbell Score
27-Oct Proper 25 (30) Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time CGA1588  Surrounded By Love

CGA1203  How Beautiful

CGB981  Yesu Ananipenda (3-5 oct)

Lord, Whose Love in Humbe Service [from CGB1022  Easy Favorites for the Handbell Soloist, Vol 2]

CGB649  A Might Fortress - Full Score; CGB650  A mighty Fortress - Handbell Score

CGB1089  Carillon of Praise

1-Nov All Saints Day Solemnity of All Saints CGA1599  Nearer, Still Nearer CGB905  For All the Saints (3-5 oct)

CGB796  God be With You Till We Meet Again (3-5 oct)
3-Nov Proper 26 (31) Thirty-first Sunday in Ordinary Time CGA1593  Come, Let Us Worship God

CGA565  Prayer
CGB923  Breathe on Me, Breath of God (2 or 3 oct)

CGB1107  For the Beauty of the Earth (2 or 3 oct)
CGB1108  For the Beauty of the Earth (3-6 oct)
10-Nov Proper 27 (32) Thirty-second Sunday in Ordinary Time CGA803  Gifts

CGA1220  A Love Round
CGB1118  Great is Thy Faithfulness (3-6 oct)

CGB926  A Joyous Fanfare (3-5 oct)
17-Nov Proper 28 (33) Thirty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time CGA1604  You'll See My Kingdom (Within These Walls, Beyond the Doors)

CGA1400  What Then Will God Do With Me?
CGB1129  Let All Creation Bless the Lord

CGB1053  New Day (2 or 3 oct)
CGB1054  New Day (3-5 oct)
24-Nov Reign of Christ - Proper 29 (34) The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe CGA1590  God Is Always There

CGA1263  Come, Ye Thankful People, Come

CGA1187  All Creatures of Our God and King
Rejoice, the Lord Is Kine [from CGB1056  Our god Reigns] 

CGB772  Crown Him with Many Crowns (3-5 oct); CGB771  Crown Him with Many Crowns (2 or 3 oct)

CGB624  The King of Glory
28-Nov Thanksgiving Day Thanksgiving Day CGA1585  Thankful

CGA1409  A Song of Thanks to the Lord

CGA1415  It is Good to Give Thanks to the Lord

CGA1562  The King Shall Come When Morning Dawns
ThankSong; Now Thank We All Our God [from CGB1130  All Praise to Thee, Volume 3]

CGB1107  For the Beauty of the Earth (2 or 3 oct)
CGB1108  For the Beauty of the Earth (3-6 oct)

CGB807  Now Thank We All Our God (3-5 oct)
1-Dec First Sunday of Advent First Sunday of Advent CGA1586  Send Us Forth

CGA973  Will You Be Ready

CGB1109  All Creatures of Our God and King From All that Dwell below the Skies (2 or 3 oct)
CGB1110  All Creatures of Our God and King From All that Dwell below the Skies (3-5 oct)

CGB857  O Come, O Come Emmanuel

Rejoice, Rejoice! [from CGB1022  Easy Favorites for the handbell Solosit, Vol 2]

8-Dec Second Sunday of Advent Second Sunday of Advent CGA1589  Prepare Ye the Way

CGA1552  Light of Hope Trilogy
Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming [from CGB1130 All Praise to Thee, Vol 3]

CGB690  The King Shall Come (2 or 3 oct)
CGB691  The King Shall Come (3-6 oct)
15-Dec Third Sunday of Advent Third Sunday of Advent CGA1597  When God is a Child

CGA1320  Let Every Heart Prepare a Throne
CGB1109  All Creatures of Our God and King From All that Dwell below the Skies (2 or 3 oct)
CGB1110  All Creatures of Our God and King From All that Dwell below the Skies (3-5 oct)

CGB808  Long Ago Prophets Knew
22-Dec Fourth Sunday of Advent Fourth Sunday of Advent CGA1283  Alleluia, Rejoice, the Lord Shall Come

CGA1498  Mary's Song

CGA1517  A Spotless Rose
Savior of the Nations, Come [from CGB1116  Repeat the Sounding Joy (2 or 3 oct);
CGB1117  Repeat the Sounding Joy (3-5 oct)]

CGB948  Rejoice, a Savior Comes (3-5 oct)
24-Dec Christmas Eve Christmas Eve CGA1600  O Come, All Ye Faithful

CGA1460  Angels We Have Heard on High

CGA1365  Gloria in Excelsis

CGA1369  Lo! Newborn Jesus
CGB1111  Angels We Have Heard on High (3-5 oct)

CGB1074  Joy to the World (3-7 oct)

CGB1127  Sussex Carol (3-5 oct)

CGB1125  What Child Is This (3-5 oct)

The Bells of Christmas [from CGB1116  Repeat the Sounding Joy (2 or 3 oct);
CGB1117  Repeat the Sounding Joy (3-5 oct)]
25-Dec Christmas Day Christmas Day  CGA1586  Send Us Forth

CGA1594  Joy to the World

CGA1597  When God is a Child

CGA826  Carol of the Holy Family
CGB1130 Sing We Now of Christmas [from CGB1130 All Priase to Thee, Vol. 3]

CGB1123  Now Proclaim Messiah's Birth (3-7 oct)

CGB1127  Sussex Carol (3-5 oct)

Joy to the World [from CGB1116  Repeat the Sounding Joy (2 or 3 oct);
CGB1117  Repeat the Sounding Joy (3-5 oct)]
29-Dec First Sunday After Christmas The Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph CGA1367  Living God's Love

CGA1344  All Creatures of the Earth and Sky

In the Bleak Midwinter [from CGB1022  Easy Favorites for the Handbell Soloist, Vol 2]

CGB811 Go Tell It!