5.00pm Choral Evensong
14 May 2023
A wonderful English traditional service.
The music for this month:
Introit: Mother of God (Sir John Tavener)
Opening hymn: 208 Blessed city, heavenly Salem
Preces and Responses: Ayleward
Office hymn: 364 A city radiant as a bride
Canticles: Stanford in C
Anthem: Love Divine (Willcocks)
Closing hymn: 466 How shall I sing that Majesty
Besides this you know the time, that the hour has come for you to wake from sleep.
For salvation is nearer to us now than when we first believed.