The Episcopal Musician’s Handbook

63rd Edition, Lectionary Year A, 2019-2020

63rd Edition and the Lectionary Year A

The Episcopal Musician’s Handbook is the essential tool for assisting clergy, musicians and laity in preparing meaningful worship in the Anglican tradition. With this special offer, you can purchase one copy of the new, 63rd Edition and the Lectionary Year A for $39 and then add on a single copy of the 62nd Edition.

Available for U.S. delivery addresses only. All prices are USD and including shipping and handling. For Canadian or international delivery, contact customer service (mailto:


The Handbook includes:

  • Guidance for planning hymns that fit the propers of the day
  • A complete index of all the service music in The Hymnal 1982, including the Appendix
  • Psalms pointed to plainsong chant for each season
  • Scripture summaries
  • Helpful tips for those new to leading music in the Episcopal Church
  • PLUS, reference pages for planning music for Holy Baptism, Confirmation, Celebration and Blessing of Marriage, Ordination, Burial of the Dead, Advent Service of Lessons and Carols, Patronal Festival, Anniversary of the Dedication of a Church, and much more

The Episcopal Musician’s Handbook assigns every Sunday and every major holy day of the year two facing pages. The left page contains the date, liturgical observance, customary color, collect, Sunday lections from the Revised Common Lectionary, proper preface, and hymn listings from The Hymnal 1982, Lift Every Voice and Sing II, and Wonder, Love, and Praise. The right-page grids are worksheets on which to plan service music.

Extra planning pages are included for Christmas, Easter and Pentecost, and hymn checklists at the back of the book allow you to keep track of usage. Hymn suggestions are matched to the theme of the gospel, lessons, collect or season.

The Episcopal Musician’s Handbook is your helpful guide for planning worship.

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