May 01

The Word Was God (John 1:1-3) – Rosephanye Powell

English: beginning of John

English: beginning of John (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

John 1:1-3

In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.

The same was in the beginning with God.

All things were made by him; and without him was not any thing made that was made.


The Word Was God (1996), composed by Rosephanye Powell (b. 1962)


Performed by Oasis Chorale

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Choral (SATB DV A Cappella). Composed by Rosephanye Powell. Gentry Publications. Sacred. 12 pages. Fred Bock Music Company #JG2196. Published by Fred Bock Music Company (HL.8738700).

Oct 04

Verbum caro factum est [And the Word was made flesh] (John 1:14; 1:1) – John Sheppard

English: Ribe Cathedral. Pulpit ( 1597 ): Nati...

English: Ribe Cathedral. Pulpit ( 1597 ): Nativity with the latin inscription “Verbum caro factum est” ( The word was made flesh, John 1:14 ) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

John 1:14; 1:1

14 And the Word was made flesh, and dwelt among us, (and we beheld his glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father,) full of grace and truth.

In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.

Verbum caro factum est, composed between 1553 and 1558 by John Sheppard (c1515-1558)


Performed by Quire Cleveland, conducted by Peter Bennett

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Dec 23

Sent from God (John 1:6-7) – Alexander Campkin


The beginning verses of the Gospel of John, fr...

The beginning verses of the Gospel of John, from a facsimile edition of William Tyndale’s 1525 English translation of the New Testament. (Image via Wikipedia)

John 1:6-7

There was a man sent from God, whose name was John.

The same came for a witness, to bear witness of the Light, that all men through him might believe.

Sent from God, composed in 2011 by Alexander Campkin (b. 1984)


Performed by The Southwark Cathedral Merbecke Choir

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May 15

Behold the Lamb of God, from Messiah (John 1:29) – George F. Handel

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George Frideric Handel's autograph manuscript of the title page of Messiah, 1741 (Photo via Wikipedia)

John 1:29b

29 The next day John seeth Jesus coming unto him, and saith, Behold the Lamb of God, which taketh away the sin of the world.

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Behold the Lamb of God (chorus), from Messiah (1741) by George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)


[Behold the Lamb of God starts at approximately 52:27]
Performed by the Academy of Ancient Music and the Choir of Westminster Abbey, with conductor Christopher Hogwood

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Messiah, Edited by Watkins Shaw, Novello Handel Edition. 257 pages

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