Service Times

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Morning Prayer, 7:30 am
Holy Eucharist, 8:15 am
Sung Holy Eucharist, 11:00 am

Holy Eucharist 12:10 p.m.

Holy Eucharist 12:10 p.m.

Holy Eucharist 7:00 a.m.
Holy Eucharist 12:10 p.m.

Holy Eucharist 12:10 p.m.


Revised Common Lectionary

a Vanderbilt Divinity Library online resource





Palm Sunday: The Sunday of the Passion (April 13)


8:15 a.m. 

Palm Procession and Holy Eucharist


11:00 a.m.

Palm Procession, Sung Passion, & Holy Eucharist * 




Missa de Sancta Maria Magdalena    

Healey Willan 
Psalm 31 In te, Domine, speravi  
The Passion 
Saint Matthew   
Ex ore innocentium 
John Ireland
Christus factus est Felice Anerio
  Drop, drop slow tears  
Orlando Gibbons
54, 474  
Organ Dominica in Palmis Jean Langlais
   Prelude in B Minor, BWV 544    
J.S. Bach



Monday of Holy Week (April 14)


12:10 p.m.

Holy Eucharist in Nativity Chapel


Tuesday of Holy Week (April 15)


10:30 a.m.

Renewal of Ordination Vows.  Blessing of Chrism,  and Eucharist.  All are invited; Bishop Gibbs presiding


Wednesday of Holy Week (April 16)



7:00 a.m.

Holy Eucharist in Nativity Chapel


12:10 p.m.

Holy Eucharist in Nativity Chapel


Maundy Thursday (April 17)



7:00 p.m.

Sacrament of Reconciliation (as scheduled)  Maundy Thursday,
Sung Eucharist, Foot-washing,  and Stripping of the Altar



The Great Organ is silenced from the end of the Gloria this night until the Gloria at the Great Vigil of Easter.


Gloria in excelsis 

Old Scottish chant


Psalm 116:1, 10-17

Dilexi, quoniam 

 plainchant mode 2

Tract: Psalm 43  

Judica me, Deus   

plainchant mode 8

At the Foot washing

Ubi caritas   

Paul Mealor


Nolo mortem peccatoris   

Thomas Morley


Christus factus est     

Felice Anerio


New plainsong   

David Hurd


445, 329


Fantasy on Wondrous Love    

Richard Newman




Good Friday (April 18)


12:00 Noon-

3:00 p.m.

Good Friday Liturgy with Sung Passion meditations followed by meditations, concluding with the Stations of the Cross.



Psalm 22   Deus, Deus meus                     plainchant  
The Passion  Saint John plainchant
The Reproaches   Tomás Luis de Victoria
Hymns 172, 168  



Easter Eve (April 19)


8:00 p.m.

The Great Vigil of Easter, including Confirmations  with Bishop Gibbs presiding * 
(those being Confirmed are asked to arrive not later than 7:15 for rehearsal)


Lumen Christi    plainchant
Exsultet    plainchant
The psalms which follow each of the readings from salvation history are sung to plainchant.


   William Mathias


Rise up, my love   Healey Willan


 This is a thin place             Jonathan Wikeley


 187, 135  
Organ  Toccata  Louis Vierne




Easter Day (April 20)


7:30 a.m.

Easter Eucharist with music


8:15 a.m.

Easter Eucharist with hymns


11:00 a.m.

Easter Festival Choral Eucharist *


Service   Harold Darke in F
Canticle Pascha nostrum David Bartlett 

Psalm 118:1-2,  


Confitemini Domino chant: C.V. Stanford 
Anthem Greater love John Ireland
Motets Rise up, my love Healey Willan
  Easter Song Peter Skellern
Hymns 207, 210, 194,  
  Thine is the glory (Judas Maccabeus)    


Fugue in E-flat, BWV 552  J.S. Bach
  Rhapsody No. 3 Herbert Howells
  Grand Choeur Dialogue Eugène Gigout




* Indicates services at which incense will be used




A PDF of the  Palm Sunday to Easter music list can be found HERE 


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