Sunday 3 March, 11.00am. Choral Matins | Sunday next before Lent 

Introit

Ach, arme Welt – Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)

Responses

Smith

Psalm

99

Canticle

Venite

Hymns

Christ, whose glory fills the skies

 

Dear Lord and Father of Mankind 

 

Alleluia, sing to Jesus! 

 

Ye holy angels bright 

Anthem

Hear my prayer – Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)

Voluntary

Scherzoso (Organ Sonata No. 8, Op. 132) – Joseph Rheinberger (1839-1901)

Sunday 10 March, 11.00am. Choral Eucharist  | 1st Sunday of Lent

Introit

Miserere mei, Deus – William Byrd (c.1543-1623)

Processional hymn

Forty days and forty nights

Mass setting

Missa brevis – Richard Rodney Bennett (1936-2012) 

Gradual hymn

Lord Jesus, think on me 

Offertory hymn

Lead us, heavenly Father, lead us

Communion canticle

Civitas sancti tui – William Byrd (c.1543-1623)        

Recessional hymn

O Jesus, I have promised to serve thee to the end 

Voluntary

Schmücke dich, o liebe Seele, BWV 654 – J. S. Bach (1685-1750)

Sunday 17 March, 11.00am. Choral Matins | 2nd Sunday of Lent 

Introit

Remember not, O Lord, our offences – Henry Purcell (1659-1695)

Responses

Ferial

Psalm

27

Canticle

Benedicite

Hymns

At the name of Jesus 

 

Oft in danger, oft in woe

 

Jesu, lover of my soul 

 

Light’s abode, celestial Salem 

Anthem

Jehova, quam multi sunt hostes mei – Henry Purcell (1659-1695) 

Voluntary

Voluntary in D minor for Double Organ – Henry Purcell (1659-1695)

Sunday 24 March, 11.00am. Choral Matins | 3rd Sunday of Lent 

Introit

Nolo mortem peccatoris – Thomas Morley (1557-1602)

Responses

Morley

Psalm

63.1-9

Canticle

Benedictus

Hymns

When I survey the wondrous cross

 

There is a green hill far away

 

How sweet the name of Jesus sounds

 

Guide me, O thou great Redeemer 

Anthem

Insane et vanae curae – Franz Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)

Voluntary

Prelude and Fugue in C minor, BWV 546 – J. S. Bach (1685-1750)

Sunday 31 March, 11.00am. Choral Matins  | Mothering Sunday

Introit

Tota pulchra es – Maurice Duruflé (1902-1986)

Responses

Howells

Psalm

127

Canticle

Magnificat (Collegium Regale) – Herbert Howells (1892-1983)

Hymns

Lord of all hopefulness, Lord of all joy

 

For Mary, Mother of our Lord 

 

Jesus, good above all other

 

Tell out, my soul, the greatness of the Lord!

Anthem

Богородице Дево, радуйся (All-Night Vigil, Op. 37, No. 6) – Sergei Rachmaninoff (1973-1943)

Voluntary

Magnificat Primi toni, BuxWV 203 – Dieterich Buxtehude (1637-1707)           

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