April 1, 2018 + The Sunday of the Resurrection: Easter Day
Holy Eucharist Rite II at 8:00 and 10:30 a.m. sung by the Youth and Adult Choirs with brass and timpani, sermon by the Rev’d Susan Pinkerton.
Worship at Home:
Voluntary Pièce héroïque César Franck (1822-1890)
Introit Easter people, raise your voices! Scott Lamlein, 2014
Words: William M. James (1913-2013)
Easter people, raise your voices, sounds of heaven in earth should ring.
Christ has brought us heaven’s choices; heavenly music, let it ring.
Alleluia! Alleluia! Easter people, let us sing.
Processional Hymn 207 Jesus Christ is risen today Easter Hymn
Song of Praise 417 This is the feast Festival Canticle
Sequence Hymn 199 Come, ye faithful, raise the strain St. Kevin
Offertory Anthem Offertory Anthem Hallelujah from Messiah Georg Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
Hallelujah! For the Lord God omnipotent reigneth.
The kingdom of this world is become the kingdom of our Lord, and of His Christ,
And He shall reign forever and ever, King of kings, and Lord of lords.
Sanctus S125 Richard Proulx (1937-2010)
Fraction Anthem Christ our Passover Jeffrey Rickard (b. 1942)
Communion Anthem Alleluia Randall Thompson (1899-1984)
Communion Hymn 305 Come, risen Lord Rosedale
Closing Hymn 210 The day of resurrection Ellacombe
Voluntary Toccata (Symphonie V) Charles-Marie Widor (1844-1937)
Music: The St. John’s Adult Choir (8:00), The Saint John’s Youth and Adult Choirs (10:30)
Organist/Choirmaster: Scott Lamlein
Assisting Organist/Choirmaster: David Chrzanowski
Trumpeters: Tom Hintz, Jeff Higgins
Timpani: Bill Solomon