Sunday 17 March, 2024


5th Sunday in Lent 

First Sunday of the Passion

Hymns marked with an asterisk (*) are suggested for more than one reading

emmaus-1Our featured hymn during Lent is We'll walk with you by Andrew Herbert. You will find it listed in some of our lectionary suggestions but may wish to use it on a regular basis during this period.


Be still, for the presence of the Lord (StF 20)
More like you, Jesus, more like you (StF 505)
O Lord we are always in your presence (StF 33)

Jeremiah 31: 31-34

God of all power, and truth, and grace (StF 498)
Jesus calls us here to meet him (StF 28)
O for a heart to praise my God (StF 507)
O Lord we are always in your presence (StF 33)
Praise to the living God! (StF 87)
Sweet is the work, my God, my King (StF 90)

Psalm 51: 1-12 or Psalm 119: 9-16

Hymns echoing the psalmist’s themes

Behold the servant of the Lord! (StF 546)
Blest are the pure in heart (StF 244)
Just as I am, without one plea (StF 556)
Rock of Ages, cleft for me (StF 434)
Take this moment, sign, and space (StF 513)
We do not presume to come to this table (StF 601) communion hymn

Hebrews 5: 5-10

Christ triumphant, ever reigning (StF 319)
He came to earth in poverty (StF 246)
*Jesus Christ – Perfect Love (StF 325)
Jesus is King and I will extol him (StF 327)
Jesus the carpenter, hanging on Calvary (StF 275)
Lead us, heavenly Father, lead us (StF 238)

John 12: 20-33

I will offer up my life (StF 446)
*Jesus Christ – Perfect Love (StF 325)
Lord Jesus Christ, you have come to us (StF 594)
Man of Sorrows! What a name (StF 361)
Would I have answered when you called (StF 674)

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