Come, Lord Jesus
Incorporating the hymn tune "Ode to Joy"
Music by Mark Hayes
2 trumpets, 2 trombones, tuba
Come, Lord Jesus is an Advent anthem that incorporates the immortal Hymn to Joy by Ludwig van Beethoven. Suggested corresponding lectionary readings include Isaiah 12: 2-6, Zephaniah 3: 14-20, Luke 3:7-18 and Philippians 4:4-9. One basic homiletical theme is the Coming Savior who brings victory over sin and sadness through the wonderous light of His empowering love. InstruPax includes: 2 trumpets, 2 trombones, tuba.