Worship, All Saints’ Day

Augustana has returned, in a limited way, to in-person worship, following all the relevant safety protocols. Please join us at 9:30 am each Sunday in Augustana’s Nave. We will continue to offer recorded worship, available here on the Augustana website each Sunday morning, available around 8 am.

For today’s worship, please click here for an online version of the lectionary or click the download button for a printable PDF.

  • Gathering Hymn, For all the Saints, Verse 1, #422 Evangelical Lutheran Worship (ELW)
  • Confession and Forgiveness
  • Hymn, For all the Saints, #422 ELW, Verse 2
  • Prayer of the Day
  • First Lesson:  Revelation 7:9-17
  • Psalm 34:1-10, 22.   ELW Tone 8
  • Second Lesson: 1 John 3:1-3
  • Gradual Hymn, For All the Saints, #422 ELW, Verse 3
  • Gospel: Matthew 5:1-12
  • Sermon
  • Hymn of the Day, For all the Saints, #422 ELW, Verse 4
  • Remembrance (For all the Saints #422 ELW Verse 5 sung before reading)
  • Peace
  • Offering Prayer
  • Preface
  • Sanctus, ELW Setting 10 pg. 207 (Land of Rest)
  • Eucharistic Prayer
  • Great Amen: Dresden Amen 
  • Lord’s Prayer
  • Communion Hymn, For All the Saints, #422 ELW, Verse 6
  • Post Communion Prayer
  • Blessing and Dismissal 
  • Sending Hymn, For all the Saints, #422 ELW, Verse 7
  • Postlude Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep

Thank you to this week’s lector Caroline Freeman, bell toller Arrow Barnard, and assisting minister Rajeev Geddam. Padraig McGuire served as cantor, Matthew Stuhlmuller preached, and Nancy Goede presided.

During this time of isolation and separation, it is especially important that we all receive (and read) our weekly emails from Augustana, to know what is going on, and to connect. If you are not receiving the emails, your email program may be putting them in a ‘promotions’ folder. If you are not receiving or can’t find them, contact the church office (office@augustanahydepark.org)

You can arrange an ongoing, electronic offering through our website by visiting our Donation page. Setting up a free PayPal account allows you to make an offering of any size with a debit or credit card; the email address you need is treasurer@augustanahydepark.org. You can of course send a check to Augustana, 5500 S. Woodlawn Ave., Chicago, IL, 60637.

We encourage you to share the Peace of Christ with your neighbors by calling them, e-mailing them, or reaching out through Facebook.