September 12, 2010

The Good Shepherd from the Catacomb of Domitilla, 3rd cent.

"Which one of you, having a hundred sheep and losing one of them, does not leave the ninety-nine in the wilderness and go after the one that is lost until he finds it? When he has found it, he lays it on his shoulders and rejoices [NRSV, Luke 15:4-5]."

Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost [Comments]

10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers

Aria, op. 51 [Metzler: YouTube], Flor Peeters (1903-86)

Bread of Heaven [text], William France (1912-85)

Mass Setting:
Missa Cantate, Bob Chilcott (1955)

Ave verum corpus [text], Flor Peeters

Ye boundless Realms of Joy [YouTube], C. H. H. Parry (1848-1918)

4:00 pm Evensong
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude: At eventide, Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1912)

Introit: In Thee is gladness [text] [First Friends: YouTube], C. V. Stanford

Preces and Responses: "Guilford,"
Andrew Millington (b. 1952)

Psalm: 149 (Stanford)

Magnificat: Service in C
[St. Paul's: YouTube], C.V. Stanford

Nunc Dimittis: Service in C [St. Paul's: YouTube], C.V. Stanford

Anthem: How beauteous are their feet [text] [New College: CML]
(info), C.V. Stanford

Postlude: Fantasia and toccata in d,
op. 57 [Drury: NML]
(info), C.V. Stanford