3rd Sunday in Ordinary Time

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


Gracious God, the heart of truth (website only)
*Listen for God (website only)

Nehemiah 8: 1-3, 5-6, 8-10

Come, divine Interpreter (StF 154)
Come, O Lord, give us your Spirit (StF 759)
Deep in the shadows of the past (StF 463)
Not far beyond the sea nor high above the heavens, but very nigh (StF 159)

Psalm 19

Hymns echoing the psalmist’s theme

From all that dwell below the skies (StF 75)
Your words to me are life and health (StF 164)

1 Corinthians 12: 12-31a

Beauty for brokenness, hope for despair (StF 693)
I will speak out for those who have no voices (StF 703)
One is the body and one is the Head (StF 688)
Of all the Spirit’s gifts to me (StF 709)

Luke 4: 14-21

Alleluia, alleluia! (The word of the Lord lasts for ever) (StF 757)
God’s spirit is in my heart (StF 404)
Heaven shall not wait for the poor to lose their patience (StF 701)
*Listen for God (website only)
Make way, make way, for Christ the king in splendour arrives (StF 264)
Sent by the Lord am I (StF 239)