Festal Eucharist

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Sunday, December 30, 2018
11:00 am High Altar

Included in this Festal Eucharist are hymns sung by the congregation and choir, additional music sung exclusively by the choir, lessons, prayers, a sermon, and a Rite I Mass. All baptized Christians are welcome to receive Holy Communion.

Celebrant: Bp Andrew St John

Preacher: Fr Spencer

Deacon: Fr Spencer

Subdeacon: Fr Moretz

Sung by: The Gentlemen of the Choir

Prelude: Lobt Gott, ihr Christen, allzugleich, BWV 609, Jesu, meine Freude, BWV 610, Christum wir sollen loben schon, BWV 611, Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Service: Missa in Nativitate Domini nostri Jesus Christ, Giuseppi Pitoni (1657-1743)

Hymn: 82

Lesson: Isaiah 61:10-62:3

Psalm: 147 Plainsong (Tone VIII1)

Epistle: Galatians 3:23-25;4:4-7

Hymn: 100

Alleluia: Harmonized plainchant

Gospel: John 1:1-18

Anthem: Tui sunt coeli, William Byrd (c. 1540-1623)

Anthem: Dies sanctificatus, Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (c. 1525-1594)

Hymn: 79

Voluntary: In dir ist Freude, BWV 615, Johann Sebastian Bach


Hymn 10:35-14:55
Gloria 15:38-18:14
Psalm 21:47-26:00
Hymn 27:50-30:14
Sermon 35:18-46:31
Offertory 54:33-55:56
Sanctus/Benedictus 01:02:45-01:04:30
Agnus Dei/Anthem 01:15:13-01:20:38
Hymn 01:27:01-01:31:00
Voluntary 01:31:00-01:33:55

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