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Below are worship resources from the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Jordan and the Holy Land to share with your congregations.  All resources are a transliteration unless otherwise noted.

Liturgy

Worship Liturgy for the World Week for Peace  in English.  Includes testimonies from Palestinian Christians, Bible readings, and actions that can be taken during the service.  To learn more about the World Week for Peace in Palestine Israel, you can visit the Palestine Israel Ecumenical Forum (PIEF) website.

Arabic Service Liturgy (doc): Includes transliterated congregational responses – including creeds and Lord’s prayer – and includes translations in both English and German.  Does not include music.

Partial Liturgy (doc): Includes transliterated congregational responses as well as creeds and Lord’s prayer.  Does not include music.

Partial Liturgy (doc): Includes transliterated congregational responses as well as creeds and Lord’s prayer.  Does not include music.  Can be used as a bulletin.

Prayers

Prayers are written in English unless otherwise noted.  For more ecumenical prayers and information on the monthly vigil for peace, visit the Act Palestine Forum.

Litany of Praise (PDF), adapted by Bishop Munib Younan.

Prayers (doc): In English and may be adapted depending on the situation.

Hymns

Hymns include sheet music with the melody, as well as transliterated lyrics and lyrics in Arabic and English.

Advent/Christmas
Laylatal Milad (PDF): to listen to this hymn, you can visit the ELCJHL’s SoundCloud gallery.

Easter
Al Masih Qam (PDF)

Ordinary Worship
The Lord’s Prayer (PDF): to listen to this hymn, you can visit the ELCJHL’s SoundCloud gallery.
Ya-Arraba Ssalami (PDF): to listen to this hymn, you can visit the ELCJHL’s SoundCloud gallery.
Bihubika Rabbi (PDF): Transliterated and Arabic lyrics
Bihubika Rabbi (PDF): English and transliterated lyrics
Ayuhal Quddusu Ya-Rabba Al-Hiyat (PDF): to listen to this hymn, you can visit the ELCJHL’s SoundCloud gallery.