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Sunday, January 6, 2013 10:00 AM
The Feast of the Epiphany
The Service of Holy Communion

The Hymns
The Processional Hymn: 329 – How bright appears the Morning Star
The Sermon Hymn: 51 – We three kings of Orient are
The Communion Hymn: 50 – Saw you never, in the twilight (Tune: Chartres)
The Recessional Hymn: 46 – Brightest and best of the sons of the morning (Tune: Morning Star)

The Setting of the Ordinary
Missa de Sancta Maria MagdalenaHealey Willan (708, 797, 712, 713)

The Minor Propers
The Epiphany – Gregorian Chant: The English Gradual
The Introit: Ecce advénit – cf. Mal. 3:1; I Chron. 19:12; Ps. 72:1, 10, 11
The Gradual: Omnes de Saba – Isaiah 60:6, 1
The Alleluia: Vídimus stellam – St. Matthew 2:2
The Offertory: Regis Tharsis – Psalm 72:10–11
The Communion: Vídimus stellam – St. Matthew 2:2

The Psalms, Anthems, and Motets
The Psalm: 72:1–2, 10–17. Deus, judicium. Anglican Chant: William Boyce
The Offertory Anthem: O God, who by the leading of a star Thomas Attwood

The Organ Voluntaries
The Prelude: Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern, BuxWV 223 – Dieterich Buxtehude
The Postlude: Toccata from Dieu parmi nous (from La Nativité du Seigneur) – Olivier Messiaen