Services

Prelude:

CPE Bach Allegro Assai (from Sonata in D minor)

Call To Worship      "We Have Come Into His House”      

1 We have come into His house, gathered in His name to worship Him; x 2
   We have come into His house, gathered in His name to worship Christ, the Lord,
      Worship Him, Christ the Lord.
 
2 So forget about yourself, concentrate on Him and worship Him;  x 2
   So forget about yourself, concentrate on Him and worship Christ, the Lord
     Worship Him, Christ the Lord.
 
3 Let us lift up holy hands, magnify His name and worship Him;  x 2
   Let us lift up holy hands, magnify His name and worship Christ, the Lord
     Worship Him, Christ the Lord.

Opening Acclamation

Priest     Blessed be God; Father, Son, and Holy Spirit.  

People   And blessed be God’s people now and forever. Amen.     

Priest: 

Almighty God, to you all hearts are open, all desires known, and from you no secrets are hid: Cleanse the thoughts of our hearts by the inspiration of your Holy Spirit, that we may perfectly love you, and worthily magnify your holy Name; through Christ our Lord. Amen.

Gloria 

Glory to God in the highest, and peace to his people on earth.

   Lord God, heavenly King, almighty God and Father, 

   We worship you, we give you thanks, 

   We praise you for your glory.

Lord Jesus Christ, only Son of the Father, 

   Lord God, Lamb of God,

   You take away the sin of the world:  have mercy on us;

   You are seated at the right hand of the Father:  

   Receive our prayer.

For you alone are the Holy One, you alone are the Lord,

   You alone are the Most High, Jesus Christ, with the Holy Spirit,

   In the glory of God the Father. Amen. 

 

The Collect of the Day

Priest The Lord be with you.   

People And also with you.   

Priest Let us pray.

Let your continual mercy, O Lord, cleanse and defend your Church; and, because it cannot continue in safety without your help, protect and govern it always by your goodness; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.

Continue... Ministry of the word.

 

St. Augustine’s Episcopal Church

“If you desire to praise him, then live what you express. Live good lives, and you yourselves will be his praise.”

Mission

To grow God’s church and serve God’s people in our worship, which reflects the richness of the African American culture, and through educational and outreach programs to the community. We welcome all who wish to join us in witness to God’s love, empowerment and mercy.

Address

525 29th Street
Oakland CA 94609
Phone:
510-832-6462
Fax: 510-832-6464

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