All are welcome to join us- via our website- for a service of words and music on the Sixth Sunday of Easter, 17 May 2020, using the readings of the principal service of the day, which would normally have been the 10:30am Choral Eucharist at the Cathedral. This service is a service of the word, with readings, an address, prayers and musical items from recordings of the Choir of Salisbury Cathedral. The spoken parts of the service have been pre-recorded in our houses by members of the clergy. The service is led by the Precentor, Canon Anna Macham, with an address from Canon Robert Titley, Treasurer.
Welcome and Introduction: Canon Anna Macham
Reading: Acts 17:22-31- Clive Marriott
Psalm 66: Revd Maggie Guillebaud
Reading: John 14:15-21- Canon Edward Probert
Address: Canon Robert Titley
Anthem: William H Harris, “King of glory, King of peace”- Salisbury Cathedral Choir
Creed: Canon Anna Macham
Prayers: Led by Liz Barnard
Hymn: “Love Divine, all loves excelling”- Salisbury Cathedral Choir
Blessing- Canon Anna Macham
Voluntary: J S Bach, Fugue in E minor BWV 548
-“King of glory, King of peace” , text: George Herbert; music: William H Harris (1883-1973), from “Poetry in Music- Musical Settings of words by George Herbert”
-“Love Divine, all loves excelling,” text: Charles Wesley (1707-88); music: Blaenwern, William Rowlands (1860-1937), from “Great Hymns from Salisbury”.
All sung by the Choir of Salisbury Cathedral Choir directed by David Halls (with kind permission of Priory Records).
Voluntary from “J. S. Bach from Salisbury: David Halls plays the Organ of Salisbury Cathedral,” recording by David Halls (with kind permission of Priory Records).
Please note, this service will only be available for 30 days after it is published.
Material in this recording is taken from Common Worship: Services and Prayers for the Church of England and Common Worship: Times and Seasons. © copyright The Archbishops’ Council 2000 and 2006. Photos used in this service are by Ash Mills.