Invitation to the Sacrament

1.  The invitation is announced

To greatest and to least;

For all are welcome; “Come with us;

Share this symbolic feast.”


2.  This simple food of bread and wine

Reminds us of the one

Who lived his life with strength and grace;

Fought evil and he won.


3.  There’s plenty here for all to share,

So do not be subdued;

The only thing you need to be

Is hungry for this food.


4.  Come now the table is prepared;

You are the cherished guest;

With Christ, as host, you are affirmed;

You are upheld and blest.


Tune:  St. Peter (In Christ there Is No East or West)


George Stuart has several self-published volumes of new lyrics to well-known hymn tunes.  Check out his website at or email him at



Topics: Arts and Music and Worship & Liturgy. 8 Points: Point 3: Inclusive Community. Rituals: Communion and Eucharist. Resource Types: Hymns.

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