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September 28, 2008
The Solemnity of Saint Michael and all Angels
The Service of Holy Communion

The Hymns
The Processional Hymn: 123 – Christ, the fair glory of the holy angels (Tune: Coelites plaudant)
The Sermon Hymn: 122 – Angels and ministers, spirits of grace
The Communion Hymn: 193 – Sion, praise thy Saviour, singing (Tune: Lauda Sion)
The Recessional Hymn: 599 – Ye watchers and ye holy ones (Descant: Lewis)

The Setting of the Ordinary
John Merbecke, 1549 (702, [796], 706)
Old Scottish Chant (739)

The Minor Propers
St. Michael and all Angels – Gregorian Chant: The English Gradual
The Introit: Benedícite – Psalm 103:20, 1
The Gradual: Benedícite, Dóminum – Psalm 103:20, 1
The Alleluia: Sancte Míchael – Prayer to St. Michael
The Offertory: Stetit ángelus – Revelation 8:3, 4
The Communion: Benedícite omnes ángeli Dómini – The Song of the Three Holy Children, 37

The Psalms, Anthems, and Motets
The Psalm: 103:19-22. Dominus in cælo. Anglican Chant: Bernard Rose
The Offertory Anthem: Factum est silentium Richard Dering

The Organ Voluntaries
The Prelude: Aria (from Sonata for Worship) – Alfred V. Fedak
The Postlude: Les Anges (from La Nativité du Seigneur) – Olivier Messiaen