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Thursday, February 1, 2018
5:30 pm High Altar
Everliving God, we rejoice today in the fellowship of thy blessed servant Brigid, and we give thee thanks for her life of devoted service. Inspire us with life and light, and give us perseverance to serve thee all our days; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who with thee and the Holy Spirit liveth and reigneth, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.
Officiant: Fr Turner
Sung by: The Saint Thomas Choir of Men and Boys.
Prelude: I am black but comely, from ‘Vêpres du commun des fêtes de la Sainte-Vierge’, Marcel Dupré (1886-1971) Op. 18
Introit: Blessed be the Lord God, John Amner (1579–1641)
Responses: Philip Radcliffe (1905-1986)
Psalm: 114, 122
Service: The Short Service, Thomas Weelkes (1576–1623)
Lesson: 1 Samuel 1:20-28a
Lesson 2: Romans 8:14-21
Anthem: Senex puerum, Tomás Luis de Victoria (1548–1611)
Voluntary: How Fair and how Pleasant art Thou, from ‘Vêpres du commun des fêtes de la Sainte-Vierge’, Marcel Dupré,Op. 18