Cecilia — Wednesday, November 20, 2013

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CeciliaMartyr of Rome, c. 280 Choral Evensong Wednesday, November 20, 2013 OPENING PRECES — Bernard Rose (1916-1996) OFFICE HYMN – When in Our Music God is GlorifiedWORDS: F. Pratt Green (1903-2000) MUSIC: ENGELBERG, Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924) PSALM 150 FIRST LESSON – REVELATION 15: 1-4 MAGNIFICAT – Short Service Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625) SECOND LESSON – LUKE 10:38-42 NUNC DIMITTIS    Short Service  Orlando Gibbons LORD’S PRAYER, RESPONSES,AND COLLECTS COLLECT FOR THE DAY GREETING AND HOMILY  ANTHEM – Hymn to Saint CeciliaMusic: W. H. Auden (1907-1973) – Music: Benjamin Britten (1913-1976) SPOKEN PRAYERS CONCLUDING VERSICLE AND RESPONSE THE BLESSING 
 THE BLESSING HYMN – Give Thanks for Music-making Art W: Brian Wren (b.1936)…

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Margaret — Wednesday, November 13, 2013

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MargaretQueen of Scotland, 1093 Choral Evensong Wednesday, November 13, 2013 INTROIT — George Dyson (1883-1964) OPENING PRECES — Iain Quinn OFFICE HYMN – God, Who Stretched the Spangled HeavensWORDS: Gen. 5:1-2, Isa. 42:5-9.; Catherine Cameron, 1967 MUSIC: HOLY MANNA; William Moore, 1825 PSALM 112: 1-9 FIRST LESSON – 2 JOHN 1-9 MAGNIFICAT – Evening Service in A-flat Sarah MacDonald SECOND LESSON – LUKE 4: 16-22A NUNC DIMITTIS    Sarah MacDonald LORD’S PRAYER, RESPONSES,AND COLLECTS COLLECT FOR THE DAY GREETING AND HOMILY  ANTHEM – Litany to the Holy SpiritMusic: Peter Hurford (b. 1930) Robert Herrick (1591-1694) SPOKEN PRAYERS CONCLUDING VERSICLE AND RESPONSE THE BLESSING 
 HYMN – God is My…

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William Temple — Wednesday, November 6, 2013

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William Temple Archbishop of Canterbury, 1944 Choral Evensong Wednesday, November 6, 2013 OFFICE HYMN – Christ, Mighty SaviorWORDS: Mozarabic, 10th cent.; tr. Alan G. McDougall (1895-1964) MUSIC: INNISFREE FARM; Richard Wayne Dirksen (1921-2003) PSALM 119: 97-104 FIRST LESSON – EPHESIANS 3: 7-12 MAGNIFICAT – Second Service Kenneth Leighton (1929-1988) SECOND LESSON – JOHN 1: 9-18 NUNC DIMITTIS    Kenneth Leighton RESPONSES, LORD’S PRAYER, AND COLLECTS COLLECT FOR THE DAY GREETING AND HOMILY  ANTHEM – Let All the World in Every Corner SingMusic: Kenneth Leighton Text: George Herbert (1593-1633) SPOKEN PRAYERS CONCLUDING VERSICLE AND RESPONSE THE BLESSING 
 HYMN – The Day Thou GavestW:…

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All Saints — Wednesday, October 30, 2013

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All SaintsChoral Evensong Wednesday, October 30, 2013 INTROIT – Requiem aeternamWalford Davies (1869-1941) OFFICE HYMN – All Praise Be Yours, My God, This Night PSALM 149 FIRST LESSON – DANIEL 7:1-3, 15-18 MAGNIFICAT – Short Service Thomas Weelkes (1576-1623) SECOND LESSON – LUKE 6:20-31 NUNC DIMITTIS – – Short Service    Thomas Weelkes RESPONSES, LORD’S PRAYER, AND COLLECTS COLLECT FOR THE DAY GREETING AND HOMILY  ANTHEM – Justorum animaeWords: Wisdom 3: 1-3 paraphrased in Latin elegiac verse Music: Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924) SPOKEN PRAYERS CONCLUDING VERSICLE AND RESPONSE THE BLESSING 
 HYMN Sing Ye Faithful, Sing with Gladness THE BLESSING The Rev. Canon Will…

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St. James Of Jerusalem — Wednesday, October 23, 2013

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St. James Of Jerusalem Brother of Our Lord Jesus Christ, and Martyr, c. 62Choral Evensong Wednesday, October 23, 2013 OFFICE HYMN – O Gracious LightWords: Greek, 3rd cent.; tr. F. Bland Tucker (1895-1984) Music: Conditor Alme Siderum; plainsong, Mode 4 PSALM 1 FIRST LESSON 1CORINTHIANS 15:1-11 MAGNIFICAT – Evening Service in E Philip Moore (b. 1943) SECOND LESSON MATTHEW 13:54-58 NUNC DIMITTIS – Dorian Service Thomas Tallis RESPONSES, LORD’S PRAYER AND COLLECTS COLLECT FOR THE DAY GREETING AND HOMILY (Please be seated) ANTHEM – Ave Maria Music: Gustav Holst (1874-1934) Text: Traditional Christian prayer SPOKEN PRAYERS CONCLUDING VERSICLE AND RESPONSE…

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Teresa Of Avila — Wednesday, October 16, 2013

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TERESA OF AVILA Nun,1582Choral Evensong Wednesday, October 16, 2013 OPENING PRECES – Sung by the choir
 OFFICE HYMN – Most Holy God, the Lord of HeavenWords: Latin; tr. Ann K. LeCroy (b. 1930) Music: DUNEDIN, Vernon Griffiths (b. 1894)Bernard Rose (1916-1996) PSALM 42:1-7 (Please be seated) FIRST LESSON ROMANS 8: 22-27 MAGNIFICAT – Dorian Service Thomas Tallis (1505-1585) SECOND LESSON MATTHEW 5:13-16 NUNC DIMITTIS – Dorian Service Thomas Tallis RESPONSES, LORD’S PRAYER AND COLLECTS COLLECT FOR THE DAY GREETING AND HOMILY (Please be seated) ANTHEM – Laudibus in SanctisWords: Psalm 150 paraphrased in Latin elegiac verse Music: William Byrd (c.1540-1623)…

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William Tyndale and Miles Coverdale — Wednesday, October 9, 2013

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William Tyndale and Miles CoverdaleTranslators of the Bible, 1536, 1568  Choral Evensong Wednesday, October 9, 2013 INTROIT – A Grateful Heart W: – George Herbert (1593-1633) M: – Mary Plumstead (1905-1980) OFFICE HYMN O Gracious Light  W: Greek, 3rd cent.; tr. F. Bland Tucker (1895-1984) M: THE EIGHTH TUNE; Thomas Tallis PSALM 119:89-96 Translation: – Miles Coverdale (1488-1569) FIRST LESSON PROVERBS 8:10-17 MAGNIFICAT Evening Service in C minor George Dyson (1883-1964) SECOND LESSON JOHN 12:44-50 NUNC DIMITTIS George Dyson THE LORD’S PRAYER and RESPONSES COLLECT FOR THE DAY GREETING AND HOMILY ANTHEM – Love divine, all love excelling Music: Wolfgang…

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St. Francis — Wednesday, October 2, 2013

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ST. FRANCISFriar, 1212  Choral Evensong Wednesday, October 2, 2013   OFFICE HYMN God of the Sparrow, God of the Whale  WORDS: Jaroslav Vajda MUSIC: ROEDER; Carl Schalk PSALM 148:7-14 FIRST LESSON JEREMIAH 12:13-16 MAGNIFICAT Evening Service in D Leo Sowerby (1895-1968) SECOND LESSON MATTHEW 11:25-30 NUNC DIMITTIS Leo Sowerby THE LORD’S PRAYER and RESPONSES COLLECT FOR THE DAY GREETING AND HOMILY ANTHEM – Excerpt from Rejoice in the Lamb, Op. 30 Benjamin Britten (1913-1976) – Text: Christopher Smart (1722-1771) SPOKEN PRAYERS CONCLUDING VERSICLE AND RESPONSE THE BLESSING HYMN – To You O God, All Creatures Sing W: St. Francis of…

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Augustine — Wednesday, May 22, 2013

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Augustine First Archbishop of Canterbury, 605 Choral Evensong Wednesday, May 22, 2013 OPENING PRECES Sung by the choir Richard Ayleward (1626-1669) OFFICE HYMN “The Day Thou Gavest” Sung by everyone from the insert. PSALM 66:1-8 FIRST LESSON 2 CORINTHIANS 5:17-20A MAGNIFICAT St. Paul’s Service Herbert Howells (1892-1983) SECOND LESSON LUKE 5:1-11 NUNC DIMITTIS Herbert Howells RESPONSES, LORD’S PRAYER AND COLLECTS Sung by the choir. COLLECT FOR THE DAY GREETING AND HOMILY ANTHEM For Lo, I Raise Up, op. 145 Music: Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924) – Text: Habakkuk 1,2 Judith Overcash and Jacob Sonnenberg, soloists SPOKEN PRAYERS CONCLUDING VERSICLE AND RESPONSE…

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The Martyrs Of The Sudan — Wednesday, May 15, 2013

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The Martyrs Of The Sudan Choral Evensong Wednesday, May 15, 2013 Opening Preces Sung By The Choir Bernard Rose (1916-1996) Office Hymn “Jesu, Jesu, Fill Us With Your Love” Sung By Everyone From The Insert. Psalm 116:10-17Magnificat Short Service in F John Blow (1649-1708) Second Lesson Matthew 24:9-14 Nunc Dimittis John Blow (1649-1708) Responses, Lord’s Prayer And Collects Collect For The Day Greeting And Homily Anthem Valiant For Truth Music: Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958) – Text: John Bunyan (1628-1688) Spoken Prayers Concluding Versicle And Response THE BLESSING HYMN ”Day is Done” ORGAN VOLUNTARY The Very Rev. Tracey Lind, Homilist Trinity…

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