Epiphany Procession & Festal Eucharist

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Sunday, January 13, 2019
11:00 am High Altar



The adoration of the magi depicted in the wood carving of Saint Thomas Church

Celebrant: Fr Moretz

Preacher: Fr Turner

Deacon: Fr Spencer

Subdeacon: Mr Stanford

Sung by: The Saint Thomas Choir of Men and Boys

Prelude: Prélude sur l’Introit de l’Épiphanie, Op. 13, Maurice Duruflé (1902-1986)

Prelude: Scherzo, Op. 2, Maurice Duruflé

Prelude: Reges Tharsis, Gaston Litaize (1909-1991)

Epiphany Procession

Responsory : adapted from Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (c. 1525-1594)

Hymn: See leaflet
As with gladness men of old

Carol: There is no rose of such virtue, John Joubert (1927-2019)

Lesson: Matthew 2:1-12

Carol: Magi veniunt ab Oriente Jerosolimam, Jacobus Clemens non Papa (c. 1510-1556)

Hymn: See leaflet
of thankfulness and praise

Lesson 2: Luke 3:15-17, 21-22

Motet: ‘The Baptism of Jesus’, Peter Hallock (1924-2014) O sacrum convivium Olivier Messiaen (1908-1992)

Lesson 3: John 2:1-11

Motet: O sacrum convivium! Olivier Messiaen (1908-1992)

Anthem: When Jesus, our Lord, was born in Bethlehem, Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)

Festal Eucharist

Service: Mass for five voices, William Byrd (c. 1540-1623)

Anthem: O magnum mysterium, Tomás Luis de Victoria (c. 1548-1611)

Responsory: Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

Hymn: See leaflet
Brightest and best of the sons of the morning,

Voluntary: Carillon-Sortie, Henri Mulet (1878-1967)


Responsory 14:52-16:36
Hymn 16:36-19:50
Carol 23:10-25:32
Motet 28:00-31:22
Hymn 32:30-35:57
Motet 37:34-40:40
Motet 44:27-48:18
Sermon 49:27-58:38
Greetings 59:23-4:41
Offertory 01:05:13-01:11:27
Sanctus/Benedictus 01:14:11-01:17:21
Agnus Dei/Anthem 01:26:48-01:33:45
Responsory 01:38:16-01:39:40
Hymn 01:39:40-01:43:12
Voluntary 01:43:12-01:47:39

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