Solemn Funeral Mass in thanksgiving for the life of Ronald R Spadafora (July 8, 1954 - June 23, 2018)

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Friday, June 29, 2018
11:00 am Saint Thomas Church

Chief Ron Spadafora (1954-2018)

In lieu of flowers, Ron’s partner Rhonda has requested donations be made to the Chief Ron Spadafora FDNY Memorial Fund.

Give to the Ronald Spadafora Memorial Fund

In the presence of the Right Reverend Mary Glasspool, Assistant Bishop in the Diocese of New York.

Celebrant: The Rector

Preacher: Father Stephen Harding, Chaplain, FDNY

Deacon: The Reverend Canon Anne Mallonee

Subdeacon: The Reverend Alison Turner

Service: Collegium Regale, Herbert Howells (1892-1983)

Introit: Plainsong

Psalm: 23

Alleluia: Harmonized plainchant

Hymn: (See leaflet)
Guide me, O thou great Jehovah

Solo: Pie Jesu Domine, Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924)

Hymn: (See leaflet)
Love divine, all loves excelling

Anthem: If ye love me, Thomas Tallis (c. 1505-1585)

Hymn: (See leaflet)
Lord of all hopefulness

Anthem: The Lord bless you and keep you, John Rutter (b. 1945)

Psalm 150: Anglican Chant (Talbot)

Voluntary: Fuga à 5 con pedale pro organo pleno, BWV 552ii, Johann Sebastian Bach


Introit 24:37-26:22
Kyrie 28:46-29:52
Psalm 33:29-35:10
Sermon 41:52-52:33
Hymn 52:36-55:7
Remembrances 55:50-8:18
Pie Jesu 01:08:29-01:11:20
Remembrances 01:11:51-01:31:42
Hymn 01:35:32-01:39:40
Sanctus/Benedictus 01:42:20-01:45:34
Agnus Dei/Anthem 01:55:07-01:59:19
Hymn 02:06:07-02:09:12
Anthem 02:09:53-02:12:30
Psalm 150 02:15:02-02:16:51
Voluntary 02:16:51-02:23:05

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