FESTAL EVENSONG to celebrate the completion of the stained glass window project

Sunday, February 26, 2017
The Eighth Sunday After The Epiphany
4:00 PM


This service will be preceded by:

  • 2:45 pm. An illustrated talk on the Stained Glass windows and their restoration by conservator Julie Sloan in the Church.
  • 3:45 pm. Organ Preludes:

Chorale Prelude on ‘Rhosymedre’
Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)

from Esquisses byzantines:
Henri Mulet (1878-1967)
II. Vitrail (Stained glass)
III. Rosace (Rose window)

OfficiantThe Rector
PreacherFr Andrew Mead
Sung byThe Saint Thomas Choir of Men and Boys
HymnLift up your heads, ye mighty gates -- TRURO
Responses, by Philip Moore (b. 1943)
Psalm114 & 115 (Eden, South)
ServiceThe Second Service, by William Byrd (c. 1542-1623)
LessonEcclesiasticus 48:1-11
HymnHow wondrous and great thy works -- LYONS
Lesson 2John 12:24-32
HymnPraise, my soul, the King of heaven -- LAUDA ANIMA
AnthemThe Windows, Richard Hey Lloyd (b. 1933)
Psalm 150Anglican Chant (Talbot)
VoluntaryChorale Improvisation on ‘Nun danket alle Gott’, Sigfrid Karg-Elert (1877-1933)