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Organized in 1802 as “a spiritual home for Baptists moving to the new federal city,” the First Baptist Church of the City of Washington, D.C., has been welcoming believers from across the country and around the world ever since. Today, First Baptist is a congregation made up of families and young adults from across the National Capital Region.

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Worship Times

CHURCH SCHOOL 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM

SUNDAY SERVICE 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Valet parking is available at the "O" Street entrance to the Education Building and at the garage ramp.

MOSAIC WORSHIP Saturday,
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

this week in worship

 

EASTER DAY

April 5, 2015

 

Sermon Title:
 
"Revealing Questions"
 
Rev. Dr. Robert Cochran
Exec. Dir./Minister-Elect of the D.C. Baptist Convention

 

Scriptures

Isaiah 25:6-9

Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24

Acts 10:34-43

John 20:1-18

 

 


Music
Lawrence P. Schreiber
Organist-Choirmaster 
 
 EASTER PRELUDE:
(will start at 10:45 a.m.)
 
"Holy is God the Lord"
 Felix Mendelssohn
 
"Christ Lay in the Bonds of Death"
J. S. Bach
 
"Sinfonia" (Voluntary in C)
Henry Purcell
 
"When I Survey the Wondrous Cross"
Gilbert M. Martin
 
 
"Fanfare for Easter Day"
Gerald Bales
  
INTROIT:
"Look Ye Saints, the Sight is Glorious!
See the Man of Sorrows Now"
Cwm Rhondda
  
 GRADUAL:
"Sing Together, The Lord Is Risen"
Easter Hymn
The Chancel Choir
Brass, timpani, organ
 
PRAYER:
"Abide with Us, So That This Life of
Suffering Overpast, an Easter of
Unending Joy We May Attain at Last"
Days Psalter
 
OFFERTORY ANTHEM:
"Alleluia"
Randall Thompson

 POSTLUDE:
"Vexilla Regis"
Sidney Campbell
 
 
 
 
 
 
 


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