Schedule of Service Music for...


Sunday, May 28, 2017 10:00 AM
The Sunday after Ascension Day
The Service of Holy Communion

The Hymns
The Processional Hymn: 102 – Hail thee, festival day!
The Sermon Hymn: 104 – Hail the day that sees him rise (Tune: Llanfair, Descant: Langmuir)
The Communion Hymn: 106 – The head that once was crowned with thorns
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
Sunday after Ascension Day – Gregorian Chant: The St. John’s Gradual (preliminary)
The Introit: Exáudi, Dómine – Psalm 27:8, 9, 1
The Alleluia: Regnávit Dóminus – Psalm 47:8; St. John 14:18
The Offertory: Ascéndit Deus – Psalm 47:5
The Communion: Pater, cum essem – St. John 17:12, 13, 15

The Psalms, Anthems, and Motets
The Psalm: 24. Domini est terra. Anglican Chant: Joseph Barnby
The Offertory Anthem: God is gone up Gerald Finzi

The Organ Voluntaries
The Prelude: Prière du Christ montant vers son Père (from L’Ascension)Olivier Messiaen
The Postlude: Transports de joie d’une âme devant la gloire du Christ qui est la sienne (from L’Ascension) – Messiaen