Hymns, 26th Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year B (27 September 2015)

A selection of hymns and songs, based on themes from the Roman Catholic lectionary for the twenty-sixth Sunday of Ordinary time, Year B.

Most are free-to-use (ie public domain or copyright-free) meaning the words can be copied and sung to at least one tune with no concerns about copyright or performance licensing.  Many such hymns are old/traditional - but where possible a variety of styles / genres are included.

A small selection of hymns that are still be copyright may also included where they are a particularly good for for the theme(s).

See lectionary art for this Sunday for suggested pictures and art-works based on today's readings.



Readings

First: Numbers:   The gift of prophecy is given to Eldad and Medad - Moses is please, Joshua is jealous on his behalf

Psalm: 18:   The precepts of the Lord gladden the heart / The law of the Lord is perfect

Second: James 5 - wealth will all disintegrate, especially if it was gathered unjustly

Gospel: Mark 9 - Anyone who is not against us is for us - purge yourself from sin - do not be an obstacle to those who have faith.


Themes

Living faithfully in the faith, discern what is God's will and follow it, acting in service of other people, welcoming the gifts that God has given to all people.


Possible hymns


All People that on Earth Do Dwell

At the Name of Jesus

And Did Those Feet in Ancient Times

Come Down, O Love Divine

For the Beauty of the Earth

3 comments:

  1. Great Site - thanks - its Psalm 19 isn't it?

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    1. Thanks Don. The Psalm numbering depends on whether you're using the Hebrew or the Latin/Greek Vulgate numbering system. My (European printed) missal has the liturgical / Hebrew numbering, so that's what I'm showing. But yes, it will be a little confusing for American readers.

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  2. I need suggestion for la Misa en Espanol, por facor.

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