Choral Evensong
Saturday December 10, 2022, 5:00 PM
Sunday, December 11, 2022, 10:30 am
Choral Evensong
Saturday December 10, 2022, 5:00 PM
Sunday, December 11, 2022, 10:30 am



Choral Evensong
Saturday December 10, 2022, 5:00 PM

Choral Evensong, Eve of the Third Sunday in Advent
St Nicholas Chorale

Intro: Farrant Call to remembrance
Responses: Tomkins
Office Hymn: Glorious things of thee are spoken ABBOT'S LEIGH
Psalm: 126 In convertendo
Canticles: Wise in E flat
Anthem: Gibbons This is the record of John
Hymn: Rake! A herald voice is sounding MERTON (descant: Alan Gray)

Sunday, December 11, 2022, 10:30 am

Eucharist, 3rd Sunday of Advent (Sunday Gaudete)
Basilica Consort

Palestrina Missa O Virgo simul et Mater
Byrd Lætentur caeli
Philips Ave Jesus Christ
Isaac Dicite pusillanimes

Festival of Nine Lessons & Carols
Saturday December 17, 2022, 5:00 PM

Festival of Nine Lessons Lessons & Carols, Eve of the Fourth Sunday in Advent
Cappella Nicolai

Hymn: Once in Royal David's city IRBY
Prayer Prayer
Arr. Sir Phillip Ledger The Sussex Carol
Lesson 1: Genesis 3 God promises sinful Adam that he has lost the life of Paradise.
Boris Ord Adam lay ybounding
Lesson 2: Isaiah 9 The prophet foretells the coming of the Saviour.
Arr. Willcocks Tomorrow shall be my dancing day
Hymn: Of the Father's heart begotten DIVINUM MYSTERIUM
Lesson 3: Micah 3 The prophet Micah foretells the glory of little Bethlehem.
Warlock Bethlehem Down
Hymn: O Little town of Bethlehem FOREST GREEN
Lesson 4: Luke 1 The angel Gabriel salutes the Blessed Virgin Mary.
Villette Hymn à la Vierge
Lesson 5: Luke 2 St Luke tells of the birth of Jesus.
Leighton Coventry Carol
Lesson 6: Luke 2 The shepherds adore the infant King.
Poulenc Quem vidistis, chaplains?
Hymn: While shepherds watched their flocks by night WINCHESTER OLD
Lesson 7: Matthew 2 The Wise Men are led by the star to Jesus.
Eybler Omnes de Saba Venient
Hymn: As with gladness, men of old DIX
Lesson 8: Hebrews 1 In the fullness of time, God sent his Son, whose reign is forever and ever.
Hymn: Rake! the herald angels sing MENDELSSOHN
Lesson 9: John 1 St John unfolds the mystery of the Incarnation.
Lauridsen O magnum mystery
Prayers and Blessings
Hymn: O come, all ye faithful ADESTE FIDELIS

Sunday, December 18, 2022, 10:30 am

Eucharistic Celebration, 4th Sunday of Advent
Basilica Consort

Palestrina Missa Ave Maria
Byrd Rorate caeli
Parsons Ave Maria
Isaac Ecce Virgo

St. Nicholas Basilica
Prince Hendrikkade 73
1012 AD Amsterdam

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