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Choral Eucharist for NAIDOC Sunday, 5 July 2020, 10:00am

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Previous Services

Choral Evensong, 1 July 2020

Service Summary and Order of Service

Organ Prelude: Gabriel Dupont (1878-1914) – Méditation; Preces and Responses: John Reading (c.1645-1692); Psalm 27 (I. A. Atkins & R. Cooke); First Lesson: Isaiah 58: 8-11; Magnificat: Charles Wood(1866-1926) – Evening Service in D; Second Lesson: John 12: 35-47; Nunc Dimittis: Wood – Evening Service in D; Anthem: Joseph Rheinberger (1839-1901) – Abendlied; Hymn: In Christ there is no East or West; Organ Voluntary: Sigfrid Karg-Elert (1877-1933) – ‘Clair de lune’ from Trois impressions, Op. 72;
Officiant: The Rev’d Andrew Sempell; Assistant: Christopher Waterhouse; Crucifer: Peter Douglas; Reader: Claire Burrell-McDonald; Head of Music: Warren Trevelyan-Jones; Organists: Alistair Nelson and Callum Knox; The Choir of St James’

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Choral Eucharist, 28 June 2020

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Prelude:

Louis-Nicolas Clérambault (1676-1749) – ‘Plein jeu’ from Suite du Deuxième Ton; Introit: Maurice Duruflé (1902–86) – Tu es Petrus; Mass Setting: Brooke Shelley (b.1975) – Missa Ænigmata; First Reading: Genesis 22: 1-14; Psalm 13 (Chant: Thomas Attwood); Second Reading: Romans 6: 12-23; Gospel: Matthew 10: 40-42; Offertory Hymn: And now, O Father, mindful of the love; Motet: Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (1525–94) – Tu es Petrus; Hymn: O for a heart to praise my God; Voluntary: Clérambault – ‘Caprice sur les grands jeux’ from Suite du Deuxième Ton;
Celebrant: The Rev’d Andrew Sempell; Deacon: Christopher Waterhouse; Preacher: The Rev’d Andrew Sempell; Subdeacon: Roger Pitcher; Reader and Intercessor: Roger Pitcher; Thurifer: Peter McInerney; Crucifer: David Burchell
Head of Music: Warren Trevelyan-Jones; Organ Scholar: Callum Knox; The Choir of St James’

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Choral Evensong, 24 June 2020

Service Summary and Order of Service

Organ Prelude: Thomas Tomkins (1572-1656) – A ground; Preces and Responses: Thomas Tomkins; Psalm 71 (E. J. Hopkins & H. Smart); First Lesson: Malachi 3: 1-6; 4; Magnificat: Tomkins – Fifth Service; Second Lesson: Matthew 11: 2-19; Nunc Dimittis: Tomkins – Fifth Service; Anthem: Tomkins – Almighty God, the fountain of all wisdom; Hymn: Lo, in the wilderness a voice; Organ Voluntary: Tomkins – A fancy;
Officiant: The Rev’d John Stewart; Assistant: Christopher Waterhouse; Crucifer: Ross Douglas; Reader: Alex Siegers; Head of Music: Warren Trevelyan-Jones; Organists: Alistair Nelson and Callum Knox; The Choir of St James’

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Choral Eucharist for the Third Sunday after Pentecost, 21 June 2020

Service Summary and Order of Service

Prelude: Sigfrid Karg-Elert (1877-1933) – ‘Kyrie eleison’ from Cathedral windows, Op. 106; Introit: Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625), arr. Edward C. Bairstow (1874-1946) – Jesu, grant me this, I pray; Mass Setting: Francis Jackson (b.1917) – Communion Service in G; First Reading: Genesis 21: 8-21; Psalm 86: 1-10, 16-17 (Chant: George C. Martin); Second Reading: Romans 6: 1-11; Gospel: Matthew 10: 24-39; Offertory Hymn: Take up thy cross, the Saviour said; Motet: Thomas Tomkins (1572–1656) – Almighty God, the foundation of all wisdom; Hymn: O for a closer walk with God; Voluntary: Sigfrid Karg-Elert – ‘Lauda Sion’ from Cathedral windows, Op. 106;
Celebrant: The Rev’d John Stewart; Deacon: The Rev’d Andrew Sempell; Preacher: The Rev’d Glenn Maytum; Subdeacon: Michael Horsburgh; Reader and Intercessor: Alan Melrose; Thurifer: Christopher Waterhouse; Crucifer: Matt Cobb-Clark;
Head of Music: Warren Trevelyan-Jones; Organist: Alistair Nelson; The Choir of St James’

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Choral Evensong, 17 June 2020

Service Summary and Order of Service

Organ Prelude: Josef Rheinberger (1839-1901) – Intermezzo from Sonata no. 8, Op. 132; Preces and Responses: Humphrey Clucas (b.1941); Psalm 106: 1-12 (H. Howells); First Lesson: Proverbs 13: 1-14; Magnificat: Charles V. Stanford (1852-1924) – Evening Service in B-flat; Second Lesson: 2 Corinthians 11:30 – 12:5; Nunc Dimittis: Stanford – Evening Service in B-flat; Anthem: Johannes Brahms (1833-1897) –Lass dich nur nichts nicht dauren; Hymn: God moves in a mysterious way;
Organ Voluntary: Johannes Brahms – O Gott, du frommer Gott, Op. 122, no. 7;
Officiant: The Rev’d Andrew Sempell; Assistant: Christopher Waterhouse; Crucifer: Peter McInerney; Reader: Luke Iredale; Head of Music: Warren Trevelyan-Jones; Organist: Alistair Nelson; The Choir of St James’

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Choral Eucharist for the Second Sunday after Pentecost, 14 June 2020

Service Summary and Order of Service

Prelude: Louis Vierne (1870-1937) – ‘Cantilène’ from Symphony no. 3, Op. 28; Introit: Ernest Bullock (1890–1979) – Give us the wings of faith; Mass Setting: Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924) – Communion Service in Bb, Op. 10; Communion Service in C major, Op. 115; First Reading: Genesis: 1-15; Psalm 116: 1-2, 11-18 (Chant J. Goss); Second Reading: Romans 5: 1-11; Gospel: Matthew 9: 35-10: 8; Offertory Hymn: Sweet Sacrament divine; Motet: Edward Bairstow (1874–1946) – Let all mortal flesh keep silence; Hymn: All people that on earth do dwell; Voluntary: Théodore Dubois (1837-1924) – Toccata;
Celebrant: The Rev’d Andrew Sempell; Deacon: The Rev’d John Stewart; Preacher: The Rev’d Ron Henderson OGS; Subdeacon: Jeremy Hall; Reader and Intercessor: Susan Hamilton; Master of Ceremonies: Christopher Waterhouse; Thurifer: Brooke Shelley; Crucifer: David McQuoid;
Head of Music: Warren Trevelyan-Jones; Organist: Alistair Nelson; The Choir of St James’

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Choral Evensong, 10 June 2020

Service Summary and Order of Service

Organ Prelude: Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) – Ach, was soll ich Sünder machen, BWV 770, Partite I-III; Responses: Thomas Morley (1557-1602); Psalm 94: 1-15 (F. Deffel, from Cherubini); First Lesson: Deuteronomy 26; Magnificat: William Byrd (c.1640-1623) – Short Service; Second Lesson: 2 Corinthians 8: 16-24; Nunc Dimittis: Byrd – Short Service; Anthem: Peter Philips (1560/1-1628) – Tibi laus, tibi gloria; Hymn: Father most holy, merciful and tender;
Organ Voluntary: J. S. Bach – Ach, was soll ich Sünder machen, BWV 770, Partita IX;
Officiant: The Rev’d John Stewart; Assistant: Christopher Waterhouse; Reader: Alistair Clark; Head of Music: Warren Trevelyan-Jones; Organ Scholar: Callum Knox; The Choir of St James’

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Choral Eucharist for Trinity Sunday, 7 June 2020

Service Summary and Order of Service

Prelude: Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) – Prelude in E-flat, BWV 552a; Introit: Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky (1840-93) – Hymn to the Trinity; Mass Setting: Josef Rheinberger (1839-1901) – Missa Brevis in F; First Reading: Exodus 34: 1-8; Canticle: Song of the Three Young Men (Chant: W. H. Havergal); Second Reading: 2 Corinthians 13: 11-13; Gospel: Matthew 28: 16–20; Offertory Hymn: Angel-voices ever singing; Motet: Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (1525-94) – O beata et gloriosa Trinitas; Hymn: Holy, Holy, Holy! Lord God Almighty!;
Voluntary: Johann Sebastian Bach – ‘St Anne’ Fugue in E-flat, BWV 552b;
Celebrant: The Rev’d John Stewart; Deacon and Preacher: The Rev’d Andrew Sempell; Subdeacon: Christine Blunden; Reader and Intercessor: Bev Horsburgh; Master Server: Christopher Waterhouse; Thurifer: Brooke Shelley; Crucifer: David McQuoid;
Head of Music: Warren Trevelyan-Jones; Organist: Alistair Nelson; Organ Scholar: Callum Knox; The Choir of St James’

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Choral Evensong, 3 June 2020

Service Summary and Order of Service

Organ Prelude: Charles Wood (1866-1926) – Prelude on ‘Song of Symeon’; Responses: William Smith (1603-1645); Psalm 78: 41-56 (I. A. Atkins); First Lesson: Deuteronomy 15: 1-18; Magnificat: Charles V. Stanford (1852-1924) – Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis in G; Second Lesson: 2 Corinthians 4: 13 – 5: 10; Nunc Dimittis: Stanford – Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis in G; Anthem: Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893) – Hymn to the Trinity; Hymn: O Thou who camest from above;
Organ Voluntary: Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky, arr. R. Goss-Custard – ‘Andante cantabile’ from String Quartet no. 1;
Officiant: The Rev’d Andrew Sempell; Assistant: Christopher Waterhouse; Reader: Claire Burrell-McDonald; Head of Music: Warren Trevelyan-Jones; Organist: Alistair Nelson; The Choir of St James’

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Choral Eucharist for Pentecost, 31 May 2020

Service Summary and Order of Service

Prelude: Dietrich Buxtehude (c.1637-1707) – Komm, heiliger Geist, Herre Gott, BuxWV 199; Introit: Thomas Tallis (c.1505-85) – O Lord, give thy Holy Spirit; Mass Setting: Bob Chilcott (b.1955)  – A Little Jazz Mass; First Reading: Acts 2: 1-21; Psalm 104: 26-36 (Chant: R. Moore); Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 12: 1-13; Gospel: John 20: 19–23; Offertory Hymn: Come down, O Love divine; Motet: Thomas Tallis (c.1505-85) – Loquebantur variis linguis; Hymn: Give me joy in my heart;
Voluntary: Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) – Fantasia super Komm, heiliger Geist, BWV 651;
Celebrant: The Rev’d Andrew Sempell; Deacon and Preacher: Christopher Waterhouse; Subdeacon: Roger Pitcher; Reader: Sue Willgoss; Intercessor: Richard Willgoss;
Head of Music: Warren Trevelyan-Jones; Organist: Alistair Nelson; Pianist: Alan Hicks; The Choir of St James’

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Choral Evensong in the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, 27 May 2020

Service Summary and Order of Service

Organ Prelude: Louis-Nicolas Clérambault (1676-1749) – ‘Duo & Basse de Cremorne’ from Suite du Deuxieme Ton; Responses: William Smith (1603-1645); Psalm 18: 30-36, 43-51 (Chant: T. S. Dupuis); First Lesson: Deuteronomy 32: 10-22; Magnificat: Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625) – Short Service; Second Lesson: Corinthians 12: 14-31; Nunc Dimittis: Gibbons – Short Service; Anthem: Thomas Tallis (c.1505-1585) – O Lord, give thy Holy Spirit into our hearts; Hymn: Ye holy angels bright;
Organ Voluntary: J.S. Bach (1685-1750) – Fugue in G minor, BWV 535
Officiant: The Rev’d John Stewart; Assistant: Christopher Waterhouse; Reader: Luke Iredale; Head of Music: Warren Trevelyan-Jones; Organ Scholar: Callum Knox; The Choir of St James’

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Choral Eucharist for the Sunday after Ascension, 24 May 2020

Service Summary and Order of Service

Organ Prelude: Louis Vierne (1870-1937) – ‘Choral’ from Symphony No.2Introit: William Byrd (1539/40-1623) – Non vos relinquam orphanos;
Mass Setting: Harold Darke (1888-1976)  – Communion Service in F; First Reading: Acts 1: 6-14; Psalm 68: 1-10, 32-3 (Chant: W. Crotch); Second Reading: 1 Peter 5; Gospel: John 17: 1–11; Offertory Hymn: Lord, enthroned in heavenly splendour; Motet: Peter Philips (?1560–1628)  – Ascendit Deus; Hymn: The head that once was crowned with thorns;
Voluntary: J. S. Bach (1685-1750) – Prelude and Fugue in D Major BWV 532;
Celebrant: The Rev’d Andrew Sempell; Deacon and Preacher: The Rev’d John Stewart; Subdeacon: Christopher Waterhouse; Reader: Alex Siegers; Intercessor: Tom Hallworth;
Head of Music: Warren Trevelyan-Jones; Organ Scholar: Stacey Xiaoyu Yang; The Choir of St James’

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Solemn Choral Eucharist for the Feast of the Ascension, 21 May 2020

Service Summary and Order of Service

Organ Prelude: J. S. Bach (1685-1750) – Heut triumphieret Gottes Sohn BWV 630; Introit: William Byrd (1539/40-1623) – Non vos relinquam orphanos; Mass Setting: Tomás Luis de Victoria (1548-1611) – Missa Ascendens Christus; First Reading: Acts 1: 1–11; Psalm 47 (Chant: John Goss); Second Reading: Ephesians 1: 15–23; Hymn:O King most high of earth and sky; Gospel: Luke 24: 44-53; Offertory Hymn: See the Conqueror mounts in triumph; Motet: Peter Philips (?1560–1628) – Ascendit Deus; Hymn: Eternal Monarch, King most high; Voluntary: J. S. Bach (1685-1750) – Prelude and Fugue in D Major BWV 532
Celebrant: The Rev’d Andrew Sempell; Deacon: The Rev’d John Stewart; Subdeacon: Christopher Waterhouse;
Reader: Phil Murray; Intercessor: Chloe Lankshear;
Head of Music: Warren Trevelyan-Jones; Organist: Stacey Xiaoyu Yang; The Choir of St James’

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Choral Evensong, 20 May 2020

Service Summary

Organ Prelude: Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) – Little Fugue in G minor BWV 578; Responses: Philip Radcliffe (1905-1986); Psalm 99  (Chant: T. Attwood); First Lesson: Isaiah 63: 7-14; Magnificat: Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924) – Evening Canticles in C; Second Lesson: Colossians 2: 20 – 3: 4; Nunc Dimittis: Stanford – Evening Canticles in C; Anthem: William Byrd (1539/40-1623) – Non vos relinquam orphanos; Hymn: The eternal gates lift up their heads; Organ Voluntary: Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847) – ‘Allegro maestoso e vivace’ from Organ Sonata no. 4 op. 65
Officiant: The Rev’d Andrew Sempell; Crucifer: Brooke Shelley; Reader: Aidan O’Donnell; Intercessor: Claire Burrell-McDonald
Head of Music: Warren Trevelyan-Jones; Organist: Stacey Xiaoyu Yang; The Choir of St James’

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Choral Eucharist, 17 May 2020

Service Summary and Order of Service

Organ Prelude: J. S. Bach (1685-1750) – Prelude and Fugue in G Major BWV 541; Introit: Thomas Tallis (c.1505-1585) – If ye love me; Mass Setting: Giovanni Croce (1557-1607) – Missa Prima Sexti Toni; First Reading: Acts 17: 22-31; Psalm 66: 7-18 (Chant: The Rev’d Eric Ware); Second Reading: 1 Peter 3: 8-22; Gospel: John 14: 15-21; Offertory Hymn: Alleluya! Alleluya! Hearts to heaven and voices raise; Motet: Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (1525-94) – Benedicite gentes; Hymn: The day of Resurrection!;
Voluntary: César Franck (1822-1890) – Choral No. 1 in E Major (part 2)
Celebrant: The Rev’d John Stewart; Deacon: The Rev’d Andrew Sempell; Subdeacon: Christopher Waterhouse; Preacher: Associate Professor Michael Horsburgh AM;
Reader: Alistair Clark; Intercessor: Alex Siegers;
Head of Music: Warren Trevelyan-Jones; Organ Scholar: Callum Knox; The Choir of St James’

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Choral Evensong, 13 May 2020

Service Summary

Organ Prelude: César Franck (1822-1890) – Chorale No. 1 in E Major (part 1); Responses: Richard Ayleward (1626-1669); Psalm 66: 1-8 (Chant: W. Parratt); First Lesson: Exodus 33: 1-17; Magnificat: Orlandus Lassus (1532-1594) – Magnificat sexti toni (‘Da le belle contrade’); Second Lesson: 1 Corinthians 7: 36-40; Nunc Dimittis: Lassus – Nunc dimittis secundi toni (‘Heu mihi, Domine’); Anthem: Thomas Tallis (c.1505-1585) – If ye love me; Hymn: O Jesus, I have promised; Organ Voluntary: Louis-Nicholas Clérambault (1676-1749) – ‘Caprice sur les Grands Jeux’ from Suite de Deuxieme Ton
Officiant: The Rev’d John Stewart; Assistant: Christopher Waterhouse; Reader: Tom Hallworth;
Head of Music: Warren Trevelyan-Jones; Organ Scholar: Callum Knox; The Choir of St James’

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Choral Eucharist for the Fifth Sunday of Easter, 10 May 2020

Service Summary and Order of Service

Organ Prelude: Charles-Marie Jean Albert Widor (1844-1937) – ‘Adagio’ from Symphony no. 6 op. 42, no. 2; Introit: William Mundy (c.1525-c.1592) – A new commandment;
Mass Setting: Orlandus Lassus (1532-1594) – Missa Paschalis; First Reading: Acts 7: 55-60; Psalm 31: 1-5, 17-18 (Chant: W. Hayes); Second Reading: 1 Peter 2: 11-25;
Gospel: John 14: 1-14; Offertory Hymn: At the Lamb’s high feast we sing; Motet: Giuseppe Ottavio Pitoni (1657-1743) – Cantate Domino; Hymn: Thou art the way: by thee alone;
Voluntary: J. S. Bach (1685-1750)– Prelude and Fugue in G major BWV 541
Celebrant: The Rev’d Andrew Sempell; Deacon: The John Stewart; Subdeacon: Christopher Waterhouse; Preacher: The Rev’d Glenn Maytum;
Reader: Brooke Shelley; Intercessor: Christopher Waterhouse;
Head of Music: Warren Trevelyan-Jones; Organist: Stacey Xiaoyu Yang; The Choir of St James’

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Choral Evensong, 6 May 2020

Service Summary

Organ Prelude: Joseph Rheinberger (1839-1901): Cantilene from Organ Sonata no. 11; Responses: William Smith (c.1603-1645); Psalm 97: (Chant: I. Atkins); First Lesson: Exodus 25: 31 -40 & 27: 20-21; Magnificat: Thomas Tomkins (1572-1656) – First Service; Second Lesson: 1 Corinthians 5; Nunc Dimittis: Tomkins – First Service; Anthem: William Mundy (c.1525-c.1592) – A new commandment; Hymn: Give me the wings of faith to rise; Organ Voluntary:Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847): Allegro con brio from Organ Sonata no.4 Op.65
Officiant: The Rev’d Andrew Sempell; Assistant: Christopher Waterhouse; Reader: Luke Iredale;
Head of Music: Warren Trevelyan-Jones; Organist: Stacey Xiaoyu Yang; The Choir of St James’

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Choral Eucharist for the Fourth Sunday of Easter (Good Shepherd), 3 May 2020

Service Summary and Order of Service

Organ Prelude: Louis-Nicolas Clerambault (1676-1749) – Flûtes & Récit de Nazard; Introit: Christopher Tye (c.1505-1573) – O come, ye servants of the Lord; Mass Setting: Orlandus Lassus (1532-1594) – Missa super Mon coeur se recommande à vous; First Reading: Acts 2: 42-47; Psalm 23 (Chant: Alistair Nelson); Second Reading: 1 Peter 2: 1-10; Gospel: John 10:1-10; Offertory Hymn: Thy hand, O god, has guided; Motet: Hans Leo Hassler (1564-1612) – Jubilate Deo; Hymn: The strife is o’er, the battle done; Voluntary: J. S. Bach (1685-1750)– Fugue in G minor
Celebrant: The Rev’d John Stewart; Deacon: The Rev’d Andrew Sempell; Subdeacon: Christopher Waterhouse; Preacher: The Rev’d Ron Henderson OGS; Reader: Tom Hallworth; Intercessor: Chloe Lankshear; Head of Music: Warren Trevelyan-Jones; Organ Scholar: Callum Knox; The Choir of St James’

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Choral Evensong, 29 April 2020

Service Summary

Organ Prelude: Frank Bridge (1879-1941) – Adagio in E major; Responses: John Reading (c.1645-1692); Psalm 147: 1-11 (Chant: C.V. Stanford); First Lesson: Exodus 20: 18 – 21: 6; Magnificat: Adrian Batten (c. 1591-c.1637) – Fourth Service; Second Lesson: 1 Corinthians 1: 20-31; Nunc Dimittis: Batten – Fourth Service; Anthem: Charles C. Stanford (1852-1924) – O for a closer walk with God; Hymn: Love’s redeeming work is done; Organ Voluntary: Max Reger (1873-1916) – Gloria in excelsis, op. 59, no. 8
Officiant: The Rev’d John Stewart; Assistant: Christopher Waterhouse; Reader: Alistair Clark;
Head of Music: Warren Trevelyan-Jones; Organist: Alistair Nelson; The Choir of St James’

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Choral Eucharist for the Third Sunday of Easter, 26 April 2020

Service Summary and Order of Service

Organ Prelude: Charles-Marie Widor (1844-1937) – Choral from Symphonie Romane, Op. 73; Introit: Henry Loosemore (c. 1600-1670) – O Lord, increase our faith; Mass setting: Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (1525-1594) – Missa Regina Caeli; First Reading: Acts 2: 14a, 36-41; Psalm: 116: 1-4, 11-16 (Chant: Sir John Goss); Second Reading: 1 Peter 1: 13-25; Gospel: Luke 24: 13-35; Offertory Hymn: Come, ye faithful, raise the anthem; Motet: Lassus (1530/2-1594) – Regina caeli; Hymn – Lead us, heavenly Father; Organ Voluntary: Camille Saint-Saëns (1835-1921) – Prelude and Fugue in E-flat, Op. 99, no. 3;
Celebrant: The Rev’d Andrew Sempell; Deacon: The Rev’d John Stewart; Subdeacon: Christopher Waterhouse;
Preacher: The Rev’d John Stewart;
Reader: Aidan O’Donnell; Intercessor: Alex Siegers; Head of Music: Warren Trevelyan-Jones; The Choir of St James’; Organist: Alistair Nelson.

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ANZAC Day, 25 April 2020

Service Summary

Organ Prelude: C. Hubert H. Parry (1848-1918) – Elegy; Hymn: Abide with me; Reading: The Wisdom of Solomon 3: 1-9; Anthem: Parry – My soul, there is a country; Organ Postlude: Parry – Chorale Fantasia on ‘O God our help‘;
Officiant: The Rev’d Andrew Sempell; Reader: Brooke Shelley;
Head of Music: Warren Trevelyan-Jones; Organist: Alistair Nelson; The Choir of St James’

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Choral Evensong, 22 April 2020

Service Summary

Responses: Radcliffe; Psalm 118: 19-29 (Chant: S. Wesley); First Lesson: Exodus 16: 1-21; Magnificat: Dyson in F; Second Lesson: 1 Peter 3: 17 – 4: 2; Nunc Dimittis: Dyson in F; Anthem: Loosemore – O Lord increase our faith; Hymn: We walk by faith;
Officiant: The Rev’d Andrew Sempell; Assistant: Christopher Waterhouse; Reader: Phil Murray;
Head of Music: Warren Trevelyan-Jones; Organist: Alistair Nelson; The Choir of St James’

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Choral Eucharist for the Second Sunday of Easter, 19 April 2020

Service Summary and Order of Service

Organ Prelude: Johann Ludwig Krebs (1713-1780) – Toccata in E major; Introit: arr. Walford Davies – O sons and daughtersMass setting: John Ireland (1879-1962) – Communion Service in C; First Reading: Acts 2: 14a, 22-32; Psalm: 16 (Chant: W. H. Havergal); Second Reading: 1 Peter 1: 1-12; Gospel: John 20: 19-31; Offertory Hymn: At the name of Jesus; Motet: Peter Philips (1560/1-1628) – Surgens Jesus; Hymn – Ye choirs of new Jerusalem; Organ Voluntary: Johann Ludwig Krebs (1713-1780) – Fugue in E major;
Celebrant: The Rev’d John Stewart; Deacon: The Rev’d Andrew Sempell; Subdeacon: Christopher Waterhouse;
Preacher: The Rev’d Andrew Sempell;
Reader: Luke Iredale; Intercessor: Claire Burrell-McDonald; Head of Music: Warren Trevelyan-Jones; The Choir of St James’; Organist: Alistair Nelson.

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Choral Evensong, 15 April 2020

Service Summary

Responses: Ayleward; Psalm 115 (Chant: P. C. Buck); First Lesson: Exodus 12: 37-51; Magnificat: Gibbons – ‘Faux bourdon’; Second Lesson: 1 Peter 1: 18 – 2: 3; Nunc Dimittis: Gibbons – ‘Faux bourdon’; Anthem: Lassus – Surrexit pastor bonus; Hymn: Jesus lives! Thy terrors now

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Choral Eucharist for Easter Day, 12 April 2020

Service Summary and Order of Service

Organ Prelude: Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) – Allein Gott in der Höh sei Ehr, BWV 662; Introit: Taverner – Dum transisset SabbatumMass setting: Franz Joseph Haydn (1732-1809) – ‘Little Organ Mass’; First Reading: Acts 10: 34-43; Hymn to the Risen Christ: Easter Anthems; Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 15: 19-26; Gospel: John 20: 1-18; Offertory Hymn: Thine be the glory; Motet: Trad. arr. Wood (1866-1926) – This joyful Eastertide; Hymn – Jesus Christ is risen today; Organ Voluntary: Charles-Marie Widor (1844-1937) – ‘Toccata’ from Symphony no. 5;
Celebrant: The Rev’d Andrew Sempell; Deacon: The Rev’d John Stewart; Subdeacon: Christopher Waterhouse;
Preacher: The Rev’d Catherine Eaton;
Reader: Susan Hamilton; Head of Music: Warren Trevelyan-Jones; The Choir of St James’; Organist: Alistair Nelson.

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Liturgy of the Cross, Good Friday 10 April 2020

Service Summary and Order of Service

Officiant: The Rev’d John Stewart; Assistant: The Rev’d Andrew Sempell; Assistant: Christopher Waterhouse;
Readers: Susan Hamilton and Christopher Waterhouse;
Preacher:
The Rev’d Catherine Eaton;
Head of Music: Warren Trevelyan-Jones; The Choir of St James’.

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Stations of the Cross, Good Friday 10 April 2020

Service Summary and Order of Service

Officiant: The Rev’d John Stewart; Readers: Susan Hamilton and Christopher Waterhouse; Cantor: Warren Trevelyan-Jones.

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Solemn Choral Eucharist for Maundy Thursday 9 April 2020

Service Summary and Order of Service

Organ Prelude: de Grigny – Tierce en taille ‘Qui tollis peccata mundi’; Mass Setting: Byrd – Mass for Four Voices; First Reading: Exodus 12: 1-4, 11-14; Psalm 116: 1-2, 11-18; Second Reading: 1 Corinthians: 11: 23-26; Gospel: John 13: 1-17, 31b-35; Motet: Duruflé – Ubi caritas; Offertory Hymn: And now, O Father, mindful of the love (Tune: Unde et memores); Communion Motet: Morales – Asperges me, Domine; Psalm 22.
Celebrant: The Rev’d Andrew Sempell; Deacon: The Rev’d John Stewart; Subdeacon: Christopher Waterhouse;
Preacher: The Rev’d Catherine Eaton.

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Holy Wednesday 8 April 2020

Service Summary

First Reading: Isaiah 50: 4-9a; Psalm 70; Second Reading: Hebrews: 12: 1-3; Gospel: John 13: 21-32;
Celebrant: The Rev’d John Stewart; Reader and Intercessor: Christopher Waterhouse;
Preacher: The Rev’d Catherine Eaton.

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Holy Tuesday 7 April 2020

Service Summary

First Reading: Isaiah 49: 1-7; Psalm 71: 1-14; Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 1: 18-31; Gospel: John 12: 20-36;
Celebrant: The Rev’d Andrew Sempell; Reader and Intercessor: Christopher Waterhouse;
Preacher: The Rev’d Catherine Eaton.

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Holy Monday 6 April 2020

Service Summary

First Reading: Isaiah 42: 1-9; Psalm 36: 5-11; Second Reading: Hebrews 9: 11-15; Gospel: John 12: 1-11;
Celebrant: The Rev’d John Stewart; Reader and Intercessor: Christopher Waterhouse;
Preacher:
The Rev’d Catherine Eaton.

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Palm Sunday 5 April 2020

Service Summary and Order of Service

Hymn: Ride on, ride on in Majesty!; Mass setting: Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (1525-1592) – Missa Brevis; First Reading: Isaiah 50: 4-9a; Psalm 31: 9-18: Plainsong Tone III.v; Second Reading: Philippians 2: 5-11; Passion: Matthew 27: 1-2, 11-54; Offertory Hymn: Lift high the Cross (Tune: Crucifer); Motet: Manuel Cardoso (1566-1650) – Turbae quae praecedebant.
Celebrant: The Rev’d Andrew Sempell; Deacon: The Rev’d John Stewart; Assistant: Christopher Waterhouse
Reader: Alex Siegers; Intercessor: Brooke Shelley

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Choral Eucharist 29 March 2020

Service Summary and Order of Service

Lent Prose and Litany; Mass setting: Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (1525-1592) – Missa ‘Je suis déshéritée’; First Reading: Ezekiel 37: 1-13; Psalm 130: Plainsong Tone IV.vi; Second Reading: Romans 8: 6-11; Gospel: John 11: 1-45; Offertory Hymn: My song is love unknown (Tune: Love Unknown); Motet: William Byrd (1539/40-1623) – Civitas sancti tui; Final Hymn: When I survey the wondrous cross (Tune: Rockingham); Postlude: J. S. Bach (1685-1750) – Fugue in A minor, BWV 543b
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BCP Choral Evensong 25 March 2020

Service Summary and Order of Service

Responses: William Smith (1603-1645); Psalm 40: 6-13 (Chant: R. Moore); First Lesson: Isaiah 7:10-14; Magnificat: Tallis – Short Service; Second Lesson: Luke 1: 26-38; Nunc Dimittis: Tallis – Short Service; Anthem: Victoria – Ave Maria; Hymn: For Mary, Mother of the Lord (Tune: St Botolph).
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Choral Eucharist 22 March 2020

Service Summary and Order of Service

Lent Prose and Litany; Mass setting: Ginés de Boluda (1545-c.1606) – Missa ‘Ut re mi fa sol la’; First Reading: 1 Samuel 16: 1-13; Psalm 23: Chant by Alistair Nelson; Second Reading: Ephesians 5:8-14; Gospel: John 9:1-41; Offertory Hymn: Just as I am (Tune: Saffron Walden); Motet: Alonso Lobo (1555-1617) – O quam suavis est; Final Hymn: Light of the minds that know him (Tune: King’s Lynn)

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BCP Choral Evensong 18 March 2020

Service Summary

Responses: Philip Radcliffe (1905-1986); Old Testament Reading: Genesis 48; Canticles: Herbert Howells (1892-1983) – Collegium Regale; New Testament Reading: Hebrews 10:32-39; Anthem: John Sheppard (c.1515-1558) – The Lord’s Prayer; Hymn: Sun of my soul, thou Saviour dear (Tune: Abends)
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