September 6, 2009

Germain-Jean Drouais, Christ and the Caananite Woman (detail), Louvre, Paris, 1784

Now the woman was a Gentile, of Syrophoenician origin. She begged him to cast the demon out of her daughter. (NRSV, Mark 7:26).

The Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost [Comments]

10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude: Liebster Jesu, BWV 633 [Kibbie: listen], Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Introit: God is living, God is here [text], Johann Sebastian Bach

Mass Setting: Missa Brevis 3, Healey Willan (1880-1968)

Motet: Come, I pray thee [text], W. H. Anderson (1882-1955)

Postlude: “Dorian” Toccata in d, BWV 538 [de Groen: YouTube; Koopman: YouTube], Johann Sebastian Bach

4:00 pm Evensong
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude: Cornet Voluntary in e, Op. 7 No. 7 [Marlow: listen], John Stanley (1712-86)

Introit: O praise the Lord, Adrian Batten (1591-1637)

Preces and Responses: Plainsong

Psalm: 113, 117 (Tones 5.2, 6)

Magnificat: Octavi Toni
[Capella Sancti Michaelis: listen], Orlande de Lassus (1532-94)

Nunc dimittis: Tone 1.4

Anthem: O Lord, the maker of all thing [text], English Anonymous, 16th cent.

Postlude: Voluntary in D, Op. 6 No.6 [Marlow: listen], John Stanley