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Our Worship in April Year A

 

2nd – 5th Sunday of Lent (Passiontide)

Ezekiel 37. 1 – 14

Psalm 130

Romans 8. 6 – 11

John 11. 1 – 45

Hymns

127        (Tune Rockingham) When I survey the          wondrous cross

106        Drop, drop, slow tears

121        Sing my tongue the glorious battle

Anthem: O Sacred head, sore wounded (119)

122        (Tune Gonfalon Royal) The royal       banners forward go

2nd – Passiontide evensong

127        (Tune Rockingham) When I survey the          wondrous cross

Responses: Tallis

Psalm 30

123        There is a green hill far away

Canticles: Daniel Purcell in e

Anthem: Ubi Caritas by Paul Mealor

118   O love, how deep, how broad how high!

 

9th – Palm Sunday

Isaiah 50. 4 – 9a

Psalm 13 9 – 16

Philippians 2. 5 -11

Matthew26. 14 – 27 end

Hymns

128   All glory, laud, and honour   (Processional)

123   There is a green hill

112   My song is love unknown

Anthem: Ubi Caritas by Duruflé

129   (Tune Winchester New) Ride on, ride on   in majesty!

 

14th – Good Friday at 2.00 pm – A Service Of Music, Readings And Contemplation

Miserere mei, Deus – Allegri

Now is the healing time decreed (NEH 59)

(Ecce tempus idoneum)

Nine-fold Kyrie – Harold Darke

Ubi caritas – Maurice Duruflé

O Sacred head, sore wounded (119)

Psalm 22 v.1-18

Benedictus – Philip Moore

Agnus Dei  – Harold Darke

Sing my tongue the glorious battle (121)

 

16th – Easter Day

Acts 10. 34 – 43

Psalm 118. 1 -2

Colossians  3. 1 – 4

John 20. 1 – 18

Hymns

147   Jesus Christ is risen to-day, Alleluia

Processional: 136 Alleluia, alleluia give thanks to the risen Lord

160   Thine be the glory

150   Love’s redeeming work is done

Anthem: blessed be the God and Father by

SS Wesley

162   Ye choirs of new Jerusalem

16th – Easter Day evensong

157   The day of resurrection

Responses: Ferial

Psalm 166 v.1-11

140   Christ is alive! Let Christians sing

Canticles: Stanford in Bb

Anthem: Blessed by the God and Father by

SS Wesley (final section)

137   Alleluia! Alleluia!

 

23rd – 2nd Sunday of Easter

Acts 2. 14a , 22 -32

Psalm 16

1 Peter 1. 3 – 9

John 20. 19 – end

Hymns

157   The day of resurrection

616  When a knight won his spurs in the   stories of old.

311   Lord, enthroned in heavenly splendour

Anthem: Elgar Ave Verum Corpus

153   Now the green blade riseth from the   buried grain

 

30th April – 3rd Sunday of Easter

Acts 2. 14a, 36 -41

Psalm 116. 1 – 3

1 Peter 1. 17 23

Luke 24. 13 – 35

Hymns

612   We have a gospel to proclaim

159  The strife is o’er, the battle done.

468   I danced in the morning

Anthem: This Joyful Eastertide (161)

156 Sing choirs of heaven! Let saints and   angels sing!

 

Organ Voluntaries

2nd April – J.S. Bach: Chorale Prelude O Mensch, bewein’ dien’ Sunde gross BWV 622

2nd April evensong – J.S. Bach: Passacaglia and Fugue in C minor BWV 582

9th April – J.S. Bach: Lento from Sonata no. 6 BWV 530ii

14th April – Cecilia McDowall: Sounding Heaven and Earth

16th April – Messiaen: Joie et Clarté from Les Corps Glorieux

16th April evensong – Liszt: Prelude and Fugue on B A C H

23rd April – Duruflé: Meditation

30th April – J.P. Sweelinck: Variations on Mein junges Leben hat ein End