November 14, 2018 – Samuel Seabury

Choral Evensong — Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Samuel Seabury, First American Bishop, 1796

Choristers of St. Paul’s, Cleveland Heights
Dr. Richard Nelson, choirmaster; Todd Wilson, organist

Homilist: The Rev. Jeanne Leinbach, St. Paul’s, Cleveland Heights


Introit — O Rest in the Lord (From Elijah)                        Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Opening Preces                                                                   Plainsong

Office Hymn #35                                                                 MIGHTY SAVIOR

Psalm 133                                                                              Anglican Chant (Mossman)

First Lesson — Isaiah 63:7-9

Magnificat        St. David                                                      Simon Lole (b. 1957)

Second Lesson — Matthew 9:35-38

Nunc Dimittis        St. David                                               Simon Lole (b. 1957)

Apostle’s Creed

Responses, Lord’s Prayer, and Collects                          Plainsong

Collect for the Day



Anthem — If with all your Hearts (from Elijah)              Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Spoken Prayers

Concluding Versicle and Response


Hymn  #24                                                                           ST. CLEMENT

Organ Voluntary