The Order of Worship at Augustana

CONFESSION AND FORGIVENESS

SHARING OF THE PEACE

OPENING HYMN

FIRST READING (Old Testament)    /     PSALM     /     SECOND READING (New Testament)

THE GOSPEL ACCLAMATION (Sung)

THE READING OF THE GOSPEL

SERMON

HYMN OF THE DAY

THE APOSTLE'S or NICENE CREED

PRAYER AT THE ALTAR

WELCOMING OF VISITORS

OFFERING / CHOIR ANTHEM

THE GREAT THANKSGIVING (Pre-Communion Liturgy, Preparation and Blessing of the Sacraments)

THE LORD'S PRAYER

DISTRIBUTION OF COMMUNION (At the altar)

POST- COMMUNION CANTICLE (Sung)

ANNOUNCEMENTS / ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF  CURRENT WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS 

BENEDICTION

CLOSING HYMN