April 2022

Sunday 3 April (Passion Sunday)
10am Choral Eucharist
Hymns                         472 (Coe Fen), 438, Brother Sister let me serve you, 260 (ii), 55 (vv.1, 2, 8-12)
Gradual Psalm              126 (Garrett)
Setting                        Ireland in C
Motet                          Ave verum -Elgar
Organ Voluntary           Wir glauben all an einen gott, BWV680 – JS Bach

5pm Said Evensong
Hymns                         230, 64, 237

 

Sunday 10 April (Palm Sunday)
10am Parish Eucharist

Hymns                         328, 61, 63, 68, From heaven you came
Organ Voluntary            Adagio in G minor – Albinoni/Giazotto

5pm Choral Evensong
Hymns                         129 (ii), 117 (i), 67
Introit                          God so loved the world – Chilcott
Responses                    Ebdon
Psalm                          69:1-20 (Battishill)
Canticles                      First Service – Beer
Anthem                       Hosanna to the son of David – Weelkes
Organ voluntary           Herzlich thut mich verlangen, BWV727 – JS Bach

 

Maundy Thursday 14 April
8pm Parish Eucharist
Hymns                         489 (t.407 omit v2), 255, (after sermon) 528 (t.117i), 253 (t.388), Soul of my Saviour, 252 (ii) (sung kneeling)
Gradual Psalm              116 (9-end) (Camidge)
Setting                        Wood in the Phrygian Mode
Motet                           God so loved the world - Stainer
Stripping of the altar     Psalm 22 (Plainsong)

 

Good Friday 15 April
10am Good Friday Liturgy

Hymns  137, 68, 67 followed by Walk of witnesse
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nding at the Minster at c.11:10. Hymns  72, 63

3pm Stations of the Cross (children’s service with songs)

8:30pm Sung Compline with motets
Crux fidelis – John IV, King of Portugal
Caligarverunt oculi mei – Victoria
O vos omnes – Casals
Were you there? – Spiritual arr. Chilcott

 

Holy Saturday 16 April
8pm Parish Eucharist
Hymns  (No first hymn), Gradual 77, after Sermon 83, 85, 272, 428

 

Sunday 17 April (Easter Day)
10pm Parish Eucharist
Hymns                         77, 83, 375, 391, 428
Organ Voluntary           Final from Symphonie no. 1 – Vierne

5pm Easter Praise
A Service of words and music – details on the Minster website

 

Sunday 24 April (Low Sunday)
10am Parish Eucharist
Hymns                         85, 83, Blessed Thomas, 274, 82
Organ Voluntary           Sortie in E flat – Lefèbure-Wely

5pm Said Evensong with hymns (Choir on holiday)
Hymns                         73, 84, 455