March 1, 2020 + The First Sunday in Lent
Holy Eucharist Rite II at 10:30 a.m. sung by the St. John’s Adult Choir, sermon by the Rev’d Susan Pinkerton.
Worship at Home:
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Voluntary Praeludium Zoltan Kodaly (1882-1967)
The organ prelude and postlude are by Zoltán Kodály, who revolutionized the method by which we teach music theory and especially ear training to students of music.
Kyrie eleison S-84 Gregorian Chant, Orbis factor
Lent brings us an opportunity for deeper reflection, as we take a break from musical fanfares and descants, and replace them with a silent procession and meditative chant. The service music that we will sing during Lent is all from the Gregorian Missal; both the Sanctus and Agnus Dei were famously set in Maurice Duruflé’s Requiem.
Sequence Hymn 142 Lord, who throughout these forty days St. Flavian
Offertory Anthem Kyrie eleison from Messe Solennelle Louis Vierne (1870-1937)
Sanctus Gregorian Chant, Deus Genitor alme
Fraction Anthem Agnus Dei Gregorian Chant, Deus Genitor alme
Communion Anthem Call to remembrance Richard Farrant (1535-1580)
Text: Psalm 25, 5-6
Call to remembrance, O Lord,
Thy tender mercies and Thy loving kindness,
which hath been ever of old.
O remember not the sins and offences of my youth:
but according to Thy mercy think Thou on me,
O Lord, for Thy goodness.
Hymn in Procession 690 Guide me, O thou great Jehovah Cwm Rhondda
Voluntary Ite, missa est from Organoedia ad missam lectam Zoltan Kodaly (1882-1967)
Assisting Organist: David Chrzanowski