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Evensong

This service follows the traditional pattern in The Book of Common Prayer and consists of choral music (psalms, canticles, and anthems) from the rich Anglican musical tradition, scripture readings, and prayers.

When

Sung daily, except on Wednesday.

Where

Entry is via the Great West Door or the West Cloister Door.

Evensong times

  Previous Week 16th June 2019 - 22nd June 2019 Next Week   Sunday, 16th June 2019 Trinity Sunday3:00pm Evensong Quire

Introit: Sheppard Libera nos salva nos
Responses: Clucas
Canticles: Dyson in D
Anthem: Stainer I saw the Lord
Voluntary: Stanford Allegro maestoso from Sonata Celtica

Preacher: The Reverend Dr James Hawkey Canon in Residence

Monday, 17th June 2019 Samuel and Henrietta Barnett, social reformers, 1913, 19365:00pm Evensong Quire sung by the Choristers

Introit: Hurford Litany to the Holy Spirit
Responses: plainsong
Canticles: Dyson in C minor
Anthem: Harris King of glory, King of peace

Tuesday, 18th June 20195:00pm Evensong Quire

Introit: Pitoni Cantate Domino
Responses: Tomkins
Canticles: Wood in E flat No 2
Anthem: Mendelssohn I waited for the Lord

Friday, 21st June 20195:00pm Evensong Quire

Introit: Pitoni Cantate Domino
Responses: Tomkins
Canticles: Ayleward Short Service
Anthem: Byrd Cibavit eos

Saturday, 22nd June 2019 St Alban, first martyr of Britain, c 2505:00pm Evensong Quire

Introit: Pitoni Cantate Domino
Responses: Tomkins
Canticles: Wesley in E
Anthem: Mawby Justus ut palma florebit
Voluntary: Harwood Allegro appassionato from Sonata in C sharp minor

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