February 18, 2007
Quinquagesima, or the Sunday next before Lent
The Service of Holy Communion

The Hymns
The Processional Hymn: 54 – Alleluia, song of gladness
The Sermon Hymn: 119 – O wondrous type! O vision fair
The Communion Hymn: 198 – O God, unseen yet ever near (Tune: St. Flavian)
The Recessional Hymn: 347 – Alleluia! sing to Jesus! (Tune: Hyfrydol, Descant: Lewis)

The Setting of the Ordinary
Missa de Sancta Maria MagdalenaHealey Willan (710, 797, 712, 713)

The Minor Propers
The Transfiguration of Christ – Gregorian Chant: The Anglican Use Gradual

The Psalms, Anthems, and Motets
The Psalm: 99. Dominus regnavit. – Anglican Chant: E. F. Day
The Offertory Anthem: O nata lux Thomas Tallis

The Organ Voluntaries
The Prelude: Andante (from Sonata No. 1 in E-flat, K. 67) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
The Postlude: Toccata in B-flat minor (from 24 Pièces de fantaisie, Op. 53) – Louis Vierne

†From Seventeen Church (or Epistle) Sonatas for Strings and Organ, arranged by E. Power Biggs
‡Originally scheduled for Sexagesima, this piece was postponed and rescheduled for today