Sunday 26 March 10am – CHOIR

4th Sunday of Lent (A) Year of Matthew (LAETARE)

1 Sam 16.1,6-7,10-13; Eph 5.8-14, Jn 9.1-41

  • Mass setting: Missa Orbis Factor (Victoria)
  • Motet: Rejoice in the Lord Alway (Henry Purcell)
  • Communio: Lutum fecit ex sputo Dominus, et linivit oculos meos, et abii, et lavi, et vidi, et credidi Deo. The Lord made some clay with his spittle, and he spread it over my eyes; and I went forth, I washed myself, I began to see, and I put my faith in God.
  • Hymns: TIS 447 Lord your almighty word MOSCOW; TIS 145 The king of love my shepherd is DOMINUS REGIT ME
  • Organ Prelude: Adagio espressivo – Gustav Merkel (1827-1885)
  • Organ Offertorium: Interlude in ‘C’ – Georg Joseph Vogler (1749-1814)
  • Organ Voluntary: Fugue in ‘d’ minor (‘Fiddle’) BWV 539 – Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Organist: Bransby Byrne

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Sunday 19 March 10am – CHOIR

3rd Sunday of Lent (A) Year of Matthew

Ex 17.3-7; Rom.1-2,5-8; Jn 4.5-42

  • Mass setting: Deus genitor alme (Gregorian mass XVIII)
  • Motet: O how amiable are thy dwellings (Ralph Vaughan Williams 1872-1958)
  • Communio: Qui biberit aquam, quam ego do, dicit Dominus Samiratanae, fiet in eo fons aquae salientis in vitam aeternam “Whosoever drinks the water that I shall offer”, said the Lord to the Samaritan woman, “shall have within them a spring of water welling up unto eternal life.”
  • Hymns: Lent prose Attende DomineTIS 499 Lord Jesus, joy of loving hearts HEREFORD
  • Organ Prelude: Canzonetta on ‘Horsley’ – Eric Thiman (1900-1975)
  • Organ Offertorium: Agnus Dei – François Couperin (1668-1733)
  • Organ Voluntary: Adagio in ‘E’ major – Frank Bridge (1879-1941)

Organist: Bransby Byrne

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Sunday 12 March 10am – CANTOR

2nd Sunday of Lent (A) Year of Matthew

Lent_bannerGen 12.1-4; 2Tim 1.8-10; Mt 17.1-9 This is my Son, the Beloved; with him I am well pleased; listen to him! 

  • Mass setting: Missa Deus genitor alme (Gregorian)
  • Communio: Visionem quam vidistis, nemini dixeritis, donec a mortuis resurgat Filius hominis. Tell no one about the vision you have seen until the Son of Man has risen from the dead.
  • Hymns: Lent prose Attende Domine; TIS 497 Let all mortal flesh keep silence PICARDY; TIS 203 Fairest Lord ST ELISABETH
  • Organ Prelude: Prelude Grave – Jacques Boyvin (1649-1706)
  • Organ Offertorium: Miniature Myxolidian – Flor Peeters (1903-1986)
  • Organ Voluntary: Cortège – Louis Vierne (1870-1937)

Organist: Bransby Byrne

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Sunday 5 March 10am – CHOIR

1st Sunday of Lent (A) Year of Matthew

Gen 2.7-9, 3.1-7; Rom 5.12-19, Mt 4.1-11 Jesus fasted for forty days and forty nights

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  • Mass setting: Missa Deus Genitor Alme (Gregorian)
  • Communio:  Scapulis suis obumbrabit tibi: The Lord will overshadow you with His shoulders, and under His wings you shall trust: His truth shall surround you with a shield.
  • Motet: Remember not Lord our offenses (Purcell)
  • Hymns: Lent prose Attende Domine;  TIS 591 Forty days and forty nights HEINLEIN
  • Organ Prelude: Hymn Prelude for Lent (1978) – Dulcie Holland (1913-2000)
  • Organ Offertorium: Interlude in ‘D’ major’ – Henry Heron (c.1730-c.1795)
  • Organ Voluntary: Fugue in ‘g’ minor – Benedetto Marcello (1686-1739)

Organist: Bransby Byrne

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Sunday 26 February 10am – CHOIR

8th Sunday in Ordinary Time (A) Year of Matthew

Is 49.14-15; 1Cor 4.1-5; Mt 6.24-34 No one can serve two masters…you cannot serve God and wealthst-francis-birds

  • Mass setting: Missa Pater Noster (Palaestrina)
  • Motet: All things bright and beautiful (Rutter)
  • Communio: (Gregorian: Mt 6) Primum quaerite regnum Dei, et omnia adicientur vobis, dicit Dominus Seek first the kingdom of God, and all the rest will be given to you in addition says the lord
  • Hymns: TIS 569 Guide me O thou Great Redeemer CWM RHONDDA; TIS 628 In faith and hope and love ARALUEN
  • Organ Prelude: A Voluntary – Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625)
  • Organ Offertorium: Hymnus ‘Christe qui lux’ – John Redford (1486-1547)
  • Organ Voluntary: Sonata No. 1 (4th mvt.) – Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)

Organist: Bransby Byrne

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Sunday 19 February 10am – CHOIR

7th Sunday in Ordinary Time (A) Year of Matthew

Lev 19.1-2, 17-18; 1Cor 3.16-23; Mt 5.38-48 Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, so that you may be children of your Father in heavencrucifixion-peace

  • Mass setting: Missa Vidi Speciosam (Victoria)
  • Motet: Beati Quorum Via (StanfordBeati quorum via integra est, qui ambulant in lege Domini. Blessed are those whose way is blameless,who walk in the law of the Lord
  • Communio: Narrabo omnia mirabilia tua: laetabor, et exsulatabo in te: psallam nomini tuo, Altissime. I will relate all your wondrous deeds. I will be glad and rejoice in you; I will sing to the honour of your name, 0 Most High.
  • Hymns: TIS 341 My song is love unknown LOVE UNKNOWN; TIS 584 Just as I am SAFFRON WALDON
  • Organ Prelude: Méditation-Prière – Alexandre Guilmant (1837-1911)
  • Organ Offertorium: ‘In Thee, Lord, have I put my trust’ – Johann Christian Bach (1642-1703)
  • Organ Voluntary: Psalm Rhapsody – Norman Gilbert (1912-1975)

Organist: Bransby Byrne

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Sunday 12 February 10am – CANTOR

6th Sunday in Ordinary Time (A) Year of Matthew

Green banner ordinary timeSir 15.15-20; 1 Cor 2.6-10; Mt 5.17-37 Do not think that I have come to abolish the Law or the Prophets; I have not come to abolish them but to fulfill them

  • Mass setting: Mass Shalom (C.D. Smith)
  • Communio: (Gregorian, ps 77) Manducaverunt et saturati sunt nimis, et desiderium eorum attulit eis Dominus: non sunt fraudati a desiderio suo. They ate and were fully satisfied; the Lord gave them all that they desired; they were not deprived of their wants
  • Hymns: TIS 102 Praise to the living God LEONI; TIS 699 A new commandment NEW COMMANDMENT; TIS 641 This is my will, my one command SUANTRAI 
  • Organ Prelude: Capriccio – Johann Froberger (1616-1667)
  • Organ Offertorium: Interlude in ‘D’ – Charles Alexis Chauvet (1837-1871)
  • Organ Voluntary: Prelude and Fugue in ‘e’ minor BWV 533 – Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Organist: Bransby Byrne

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