Worship


Music Monthly – June 2018



Music Monthly – June 2018

03 June – Second Sunday after Pentecost 10.00: Choral Eucharist (BAS) God be in my head – Murray Festive Eucharist – Rawsthorne Psalm 139:1-5, 12-17 Jesu dulcis memoria – Victoria 515, 459, 434, 476, 526(318) Praeludium in D BuxWV 139 – Buxtehude 10 June – Third Sunday after Pentecost 10.00: Choral Eucharist (BCP) Thou knowest, […]

The Day of Pentecost – 20 May 2018



The Day of Pentecost – 20 May 2018

Plans are coming together for an exciting celebration at a combined 10:30 a.m. worship event on the Day of Pentecost, Sunday, May 20th.  Under the guidance of a planning group of the Worship Committee, lots of ideas for both the worship and  fellowship following in Memorial Hall have been suggested.  And while we are still […]

Music Monthly – May 2018



Music Monthly – May 2018

Sunday May 6 – Sixth Sunday of Easter – Rogation Sunday 10.00: Choral Eucharist (BAS) If ye love me – Tallis Missa Secunda – Hassler Psalm 98 Ave verum corpus – Byrd 216, 631, 60, 209, 461 Pièce d’Orgue BWV 572 – Bach 4.00: Choral Evensong (BCP) Ayleward Responses Psalms 61 and 62 Stanford in […]

Music Monthly – April 2018



Music Monthly – April 2018

March 28 – Wednesday in Holy Week7.30pm: TenebraeResponsaries – WillanPsalms 4, 24, 27, 51 Benedictus – Nanini in falsobordoni184, 330 March 28 – Maundy Thursday7.30pm: Choral Eucharist and Stripping of the SancuturyMissa l’hora passa – ViadanaPsalm 116: 1, 10-17View me, Lord, a work of thine – Lloyd O Sacred Feast – Willan511, 508, 497, 64 […]

The Penal Cross – Sarah Petite



The Penal Cross – Sarah Petite

The large crucifix that hangs on the pillar in Christ Church Cathedral during the last two weeks before Easter is an adaptation of an Irish traditional form known as the “Penal Cross.” One given to me many years ago hangs in my home, and gave me inspiration for my large version. The original is simple […]

Music Monthly – March 2018



Music Monthly – March 2018

Sunday 4 March – Third in Lent10.00: Choral Eucharist (BAS)Rejoice in the Lord alway – Anon. 16th centuryGerman Mass – SchubertPsalm 19View me, Lord, a work of thine – Lloyd253, 291, 527, 479, 602Choral Song – S.S. Wesley 4.00: Choral Evensong (BCP)Smith ResponsesPsalm 34Weelkes’ Short ServiceOut of the deep – Morley175, 607, 347Introduction & Passacaglia […]

Taizé worship during Lent



Taizé worship during Lent

More Taizé services will be available during Lent Candles flicker in the semi-darkness of the cathedral on a cold winter’s evening as  people seated in a circle begin to softly sing in Latin to piano accompaniment. “Laudate omnes gentes, laudate dominum.” The two simple phrases, which mean “Sing praises, all you people, sing praises to […]

Music Monthly – February 2018



Music Monthly – February 2018

Sunday 4 February 2018 – Fifth after the Epiphany 10.00: Choral Eucharist (BAS) O come, ye servants of the Lord – Tye Barnard in C Psalm 147:1-12, 21c Ave verum corpus – Elgar 344, 293, 454, 59, 444 Praeludium in G minor BuxWV 149 – Buxtehude 4.00: Choral Evensong (BCP) Smith Responses Psalms 84 and […]