Sunday 12 August

Eleventh Sunday after Trinity

10.00 Parish Eucharist

Order of Service
Ordinary Time
Mass setting
David Thorne (b. 1950)—Mass of St Thomas

Motet during communion
Johann Ernst Eberlin (1702–62)—Glory, love, and praise and honour

Introit 278 Alleluia, sing to Jesus! HYFRYDOL
Psalm 34.1–8    
Offertory 241 Sing we of the blessed Mother ABBOT'S LEIGH 418
Communion 322 Soul of my Saviour, sanctify my breast ANIMA CHRISTI
Post Communion 442 God is love; let heav’n adore him HYFRYDOL 278

Organ music before the service
Dietrich Buxtehude (1637–1707)—Jesus Christus, unser Heiland, der den Tod überwand ('Jesus Christ, our Lord, overcame death) BuxWV 198
Final organ voluntary
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)—Fantasisa in G minor BWV 917

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5 August 2018

Tenth Sunday after Trinity

10.00 Parish Eucharist

Order of Service
All-age Parish Eucharist on the tenth Sunday after Trinity
Mass setting
David Thorne (b. 1950)—Mass of St Thomas

Motet during communion
Edward Elgar (1857–1934)—Ave verum corpus

Introit 165 Christ is the King! O friends rejoice GELOBT SEI GOTT
Gradual 418 Father, Lord of all Creation ABBOT'S LEIGH
Offertory 555 Praise, my soul, the King of heaven PRAISE, MY SOUL
Communion 489 Jesus, Lord, we look to thee VIENNA
Post Communion 605 Through the night of doubt and sorrow vv1–6 MARCHING 416 ii

Organ music before the service
Samuel Scheidt (1587–1654)—Veni, Creator Spiritus ('Come, Creator spirit')
Final organ voluntary
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)—Schmücke dich BWV 654

5.30 p.m. Evensong for the eve of the Transfiguration of our Lord

Office Hymn 248 ’Tis good, Lord, to be here CARLISLE
Psalm 99
Canticles: Set B
Hymn before sermon 491 Jesus, these eyes have never seen NUN DANKET ALL'
Hymn after sermon 522 My faith looks up to thee OLIVET
Final hymn 213 Christ is the world’s light CHRISTE SANCTORUM

Organ music before the service
Dietrich Buxtehude (c.1637–1707)—Allein Gott in der Höh sei Ehr (Glory be to God on high) 

Final organ voluntary
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)—Allein Gott in der Höh sei Ehr (Glory be to God on high) 

Note about the music.

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Sunday 29 July

Ninth Sunday after Trinity

10.00 Parish Eucharist

Order of Service
Ordinary time
Mass setting
David Thorne (b. 1950)—Mass of St Thomas

Motet during communion
Charles Wood (1866–1926)—Oculi omnium ('The eyes of all wait upon you, O Lord, and you give them their food in due season') – words from the psalm that we sing today as part of the Liturgy of the Word.

Introit 175 Come down, O Love divine DOWN AMPNEY
Psalm 145.10–19    
Offertory 301 God is here! As we his people BLAENWERN
Communion 532 O for a closer walk with God CAITHNESS
Post Communion 455 Guide me, O thou great Redeemer CWM RHONDDA

Organ music before the service
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)—Jesus Christus, unser Heiland ('Jesus Christ, our saviour')
Final organ voluntary
Johann Gottfried Walther (1684–1748))—Lobe den Herren, den mächtigen König der Ehren ('Praise to the Lord, the Almighty, the King of creation')

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Sunday 22 July

St Mary Magdalene

10.00 Parish Eucharist

Order of Service
Ordinary Time
Mass setting
David Thorne (b. 1950)—Mass of St Thomas

Motet during communion
Thomas Morley (1557–1602)—This is the day

Gathering 260 Morning has broken, like the first morning BUNESSAN
Psalm 42.1–10    
Offertory 137 Alleluia, Alleluia, hearts to heaven and voices raise LUX EOI
Communion 467 How sweet the name of Jesus sounds ST PETER
Sending out 150 Love’s redeeming work is done SAVANNAH

Organ music before the service
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)—Wie nach ener Wasserquelle ('As for a spring of water') BWV1119 anticipating today's psalm 'As the deer longs for a spring of water ...'
Final organ voluntary
Jean-François Dandrieu (1682–1738)—O filii et fiiae ('O sons and daughters let us sing') as we remember Mary Magdalen's Easter witness

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Sunday 15 July

Seventh Sunday after Trinity

10.00 Parish Eucharist

Order of Service
Ordinary time
Mass setting
David Thorne (b. 1950)—Mass of St Thomas

Motet during communion
Christopher Tye (c.1505–?72)—O Holy Spirit, Lord of grace

Introit 494 King of glory, King of peace GWALCHMAI
Psalm 85.8–end    
Offertory 585 The church's one foundation AURELIA
Communion 483 Jesu, my Lord, my God, my all STE;LLA
Post Communion 496 Lead us, heavenly Father, lead us MANNHEIM

Organ music before the service
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)—Partita 'O Gott, du frommer Gott' ('O God, you righteous God') BWV 767
Final organ voluntary
Jacob Kirkman (d. 1812)—Voluntary in E flat major

5.30 p.m. Evensong

Office Hymn 368 All my hope on God is founded MICHAEL
Psalm 66.1–8
Canticles: Set A
Hymn before sermon 612 We have a gospel to proclaim FULDA
Hymn after sermon 474 Immortal, invisible, God only wise ST DENIO
Final hymn 170 Jesus is Lord! Creation's voice proclaims it JESUS IS LORD

 

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Sunday 8 July

Sixth Sunday after Trinity

10.00 Parish Eucharist

Order of Service
Ordinary time
Mass setting
David Thorne (b. 1950)—Mass of St Thomas

Motet during communion
César Franck (1822–90))—Panis angelicus

Introit 582 Take up thy cross, the Saviour said BRESLAU
Psalm 1    
Offertory 606 Thy hand, O God, has guided THORNBURY
Communion 512 Lord, speak to me, that I may speak MELCOMBE 6i
Post Communion 386 Be thou my vision, O Lord of my heart SLANE

Organ music before the service
Friedrich Wilhelm Zachau (1663–1712)—Jesu meine Freude ('Jesu, my joy')
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)—Jesu meine Freude ('Jesu, my joy') BWV 610
Final organ voluntary
Friedrich Wilhelm Zachau (1663–1712)—Praeambulum supra Jesu, meine Freude ('Prelude on Jesu, my joy')
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)—Jesu meine Freude ('Jesu, my joy') BWV Anh. 58

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Sunday 1 July

Fifth Sunday after Trinity

10.00 Parish Eucharist

Order of Service
All-age Parish Eucharist on the Fifth Sunday after Trinity
Mass setting
David Thorne (b. 1950)—Mass of St Thomas

Motet during communion
Bob Chilcott (b. 1955)—The Lord’s my shepherd

Introit 6 New every morning is the love MELCOMBE
Gradual 375 Amazing grace (how sweet the sound) AMAZING GRACE
Offertory 475 Immortal Love for ever full BISHOPTHORPE
Communion 581 Take my life, and let it be NOTTINGHAM
Post Communion 591 The kingdom of God is justice and joy HANOVER

Organ music before the service
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)—Werde munter, mein Gemüte ('Be alert, my soul') BWV 1118
Final organ voluntary
George Friderick Handel (1685–1759)—Voluntary in D (Twelve Voluntaries and  Fugues no. 5)

5.30 p.m. Evensong

Office Hymn 369 All people that on earth do dwell OLD HUNDREDTH
Psalm 53
Canticles: Set E
Hymn before sermon 608 Thy kingdom come! On bended knee IRISH
Hymn after sermon 33 O day of God, draw near ST MICHAEL
Final hymn 571 Soldiers of Christ, arise ST ETHELWALD

Organ music before the service
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)—Siciliano from Sonata in E flat BWV 1031

Final organ voluntary
Charles Burney (1726–1814)—Cornet Piece in B minor (6 Cornet Pieces no. 4)

 

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Sunday 24 June

The Birth of John the Baptist

10.00 Parish Eucharist

Order of Service
Ordinary time
Mass setting
David Thorne (b. 1950)—Mass of St Thomas

Canticle during communion
Benedictus to a chant by Thomas Norris

Introit 34 On Jordan’s bank the Baptist’s cry WINCHESTER NEW
Psalm 85.7–end    
Offertory 38 The people that in darkness sat DUNDEE
Communion 235 The great forerunner of the morn THE TRUTH FORM ABOVE
Post Communion 234 Sing we the praises of the great forerunner CHRISTE SANCTORUM 3

Organ music before the service
Flor Peeters (1903–86)—Ut queant laxis ('See that your servants')
Final organ voluntary
Friedrich Wilhelm Zachau (1663–1712)—Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her ('From heaven above to earth I come

All the music this morning relates to John the Baptist, the four hymns most obviously. Instead of a communion motet the choir will sing the Benedictus canticle: a song of thanksgiving attributed by Luke to John the Baptist's father Zechariah. The organ music before the service includes a setting by Flor Peeters of the hymn to John the Baptist 'Ut queant laxis' whose plainsong melody is noted for its role in the history of musical notation.

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Sunday 17 June

Third Sunday after Trinity

10.00 Parish Eucharist

Order of Service
Ordinary Time
Mass setting
David Thorne (b. 1950)—Mass of St Thomas

Motet during communion
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770–1827)—The Heavens sing praises to God

Introit 585 The church’s one foundation AURELIA
Psalm 92. 1–8    
Offertory 87 Hail to the Lord’s Anointed ST CRÜGER
Communion 324 Sweet Sacrament divine DIVINE MYSTERIES
Post Communion 591 The kingdom of God is justice and joy HANOVER

Organ music before the service
John Marsh (1752–1828)—Voluntary in C major
William Boyce (1711–79)—Voluntary in G major
Final organ voluntary
Jacob Kirkman (d. 1812)—Voluntary in E flat major

5.30 p.m. Evensong

Office Hymn 29 Jesus shall reign where'er the sun ELLERS
Psalm 39 5–13
Canticles: Set E
Hymn before sermon 592 The Lord is King! lift up thy voice CHURCH TRIUMPHANT
Hymn after sermon 477 In Christ there is no east or west KILMARNOCK
Final hymn 442 God is Love! let heaven adore him HYFRYDOL 278

Organ music before the service
Harold Darke (1888–1976)—Elegy
Final organ voluntary
William Mathias (1934–92)—Chorale

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Sunday 10 June

Second Sunday after Trinity

10.00 Parish Eucharist

Order of Service
Ordinary Time
Mass setting
David Thorne (b. 1950)—Mass of St Thomas

Motet during communion
George Friderick Handel (1685–1759)—Lord, I trust thee

Introit 423 i Fight the good fight with all thy might DUKE STREET
Psalm 130    
Offertory 598 i There’s a wideness in God’s mercy CORVEDALE
Communion 328 The Son of God proclaim MOUNT EPHRAIM
Post Communion 628 Ye that know the Lord is gracious HYFRDOL

Organ music before the service
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)—Jesu, meine Freude BWV 610
Final organ voluntary
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)—Jesu, meine Freude BWV Anh.58

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Sunday 3 June

First Sunday after Trinity

10.00 Parish Eucharist

Order of Service
The All-age Parish Eucharist on the First Sunday after Trinity
Mass setting
David Thorne (b. 1950)—Mass of St Thomas

Motet during communion
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756–91)—Ave verum corpus

Introit 260 Morning has broken, like the first morning BUNESSAN
Gradual 505  Lord Jesus Christ LIVING LORD
Offertory Longing for light, we wait in darkness CHRIST, BE OUR LIGHT
Communion 152 Now is eternal life CHRISTCHURCH
Post Communion 468 I danced in the morning LORD OF THE DANCE

Organ music before the service
Maurice Duruflé (1902–86)—Chant donné en hommage à Jean Gallon
Jeanne Marie-Madeleine Demessieux (1921–68)—Rorate Caeli (Choral orné)
Final organ voluntary
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)—Prelude in A minor BWV 543

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Thursday 31 May

Corpus et Sanguis Christi

7.30  Eucharist

Order of Service
Corpus Christi: Day of Thanksgiving for Holy Communion
Mass setting
David Thorne (b. 1950)—Mass of St Thomas

Motet during communion
Edward Elgar (1857–1934)—Ave verum corpus

Introit 322 Soul of my Saviour ANIMA CHRISTI
anima    
Offertory 278 Alleluia, sing to Jesus HYFRYDOL
Communion 284 i Bread of heaven, on thee we feed BREAD OF HEAVEN
Post Communion 277 All for Jesus ALL FOR JESUS

Organ music before the service
Nicolas de Grigny (c.1671–1703)—Verbum supernum ('The Word from above')
Final organ voluntary
Théodore Dubois (1837–1924)—La Fête-Dieu

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Sunday 27 May

The Most Holy Trinity

10.00 Parish Eucharist

Order of Service
Trinity Sunday
Mass setting
David Thorne (b. 1950)—Mass of St Thomas

Motet during communion
Hildegard of Bingen (1098–1179)—Laus Trinitatis ('Praise to the Trinity')

Gathering hymn 203 I bind unto myself today ST PATRICK
Psalm 29    
Offertory 586 The God of Abraham praise LEONI
Communion 421 Father of heaven, whose love profound RIVAULX
Sending out 426 Firmly I believe and truly HALTON HOLGATE

Organ music before the service
Johann Ulrich Steigleder (1593–1635)—Variations 37 and 40 on Vater unser im Himmelreich (‘Our Father in heaven’)
Final organ voluntaries
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)—Kyrie, Gott Vater in Ewigkeit (Kyrie ‘God the Father in eternity’)
'manualiter' BWV 672 and 'Canto fermo in Soprano, à 2 Clav. et Ped.' BWV 669

5.30 p.m. Benefice Evensong in Amberley for the feast of title of Holy Trinity, Amberley and Holy Trinity, Minchinhampton

Office Hymn 202 Holy, holy, holy! Lord God almighty NICAEA
Psalm 104. 1–10
Anthem: Alan Bullard (b. 1947)—God so loved the world
Hymn 140 Christ is alive, let Christians sing TRURO
Final hymn 377 Angel-voices ever singing ANGEL VOICES

Organ music before the service
Johann Friedrich Alberti (1642–1710)—Der du bist drei in Einigkeit (‘You who are Three in One’)
Johann Weinmann (c.1477–1542)—Vater unser im Himmelreich (‘Our Father in heaven’)

Final organ voluntary
Christopher Tambilng (1954–2015)—Fanfare and Trumpet tune: Nicaea (‘Holy, holy, holy! Lord God almighty’)

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