Reveal among us the light of your presence, that we may behold your power and glory.
Readings (Click the links to see the readings)
He did not wait till the world was ready,
He did not wait for the perfect time.
till hearts were pure. In joy he came
He came to a world which did not mesh,
We cannot wait till the world is sane
O Lord our God,
The Tree of Jesse, from the Ingeborg Psalter (c. 1195), Musée Condé of Chantilly, France.
"A shoot shall come out from the stock of Jesse,
Piet Baarssen (baritone) and Jan Loosman (tenor), soloists from the Christelijk Urker Visserkoor Crescendo sing from Psalms 72 and 122, accompanied by Harm Hoeve playing the Bolsward organ. This amateur choir from the town of Urk in the Netherlands was founded in 1953 and is made up mainly of local fishermen.