Festal Eucharist

Sunday, June 26, 2022
The Third Sunday After Pentecost
11:00 AM | High Altar
Festal Eucharist

 

A live webcast will be available starting today at 11:00 am.

We invite those of you watching this service online to invite Jesus into your hearts during Holy Communion by making an Act of Spiritual Communion.

At noon on Mondays through Saturdays we offer Shrine Prayers at Our Lady of Fifth Avenue, sent to us via our website, prior to a celebration of the Holy Eucharist in the Chantry Chapel. These services are audio live-streamed and then available on-demand. We invite you to send us your requests and join us in worship either in-person or online.

My Jesus,
I believe that you are present in the Most Holy Sacrament.
I love you above all things,
and I desire to receive you into my soul.
Since I cannot at this moment
receive you sacramentally,
come at least spiritually into my heart.
I embrace you as if you were already there and unite myself wholly to you.
Never permit me to be separated from you.
Amen.

CelebrantMo. Turner
PreacherFr. Schultz
DeaconMo. Lee-Pae
SubdeaconFr. Moretz
Sung byThe Choirs of All Saints’ Church, Princeton, New Jersey and Church of the Holy Spirit, Harleysville, Pennsylvania; Kevin O’Malia and Sue Ellen Echard, Directors
The Ordinary of the MassMissa Brevis in B-flat major, KV 275, by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
PreludeSalix, from ‘Plymouth Suite’, by Percy Whitlock (1903-1946)
Hymn518 – Christ is made the sure foundation – WESTMINSTER ABBEY
The Liturgy of the Word
Lesson1 Kings 19:15-16, 19-21
Psalm16
EpistleGalatians 5:1, 13-25
Hymn549 – Jesus calls us – ST. ANDREW
Gospel AcclamationAlleluia — Plainsong (Mode VI)
GospelLuke 9:51-62
The Liturgy of the Eucharist
Offertory AnthemJudge eternal, by Gerre Hancock (1934-2012)
Communion AnthemWe shall walk through the valley in peace, by Philip Moore (b. 1943)
Hymn565 – He who would valiant be – MONK’S GATE
VoluntaryToccata, from ‘Plymouth Suite’, by Percy Whitlock (1903-1946)

Resources

Leaflet
Saint Thomas Church Self Guided Tour