Saturday 15 April

Saturday 15 April – The Easter Vigil

Order of Service
The Easter Liturgy: Service of Light
Mass setting
Gloria: Peruvian
Sanctus, Benedictus, Agnus Dei: Noel Rawsthorne (b. 1929)—Festive Eucharist

Motet during communion
William H. Harris (1883–1973)—Most glorious Lord of life

Responsorial Psalm 114 with Easter Alleluias

Procession to font 159 The strife is o’er, the battle done! VICTORY
Offertory               148 Jesus lives, thy terrors now ST ALBINUS
Communion           135 A brighter dawn is breaking! NUN LASST UNS GOTT
Sending out           160 Thine be the glory, risen, conquering Son   MACCABAEUS

Friedrich Zachau (1663–1712)—Christ lag ihn Todesbanden ('Christ lay in death's bands')