Monday 25 December Christmas Day

10.00 a.m. Parish Eucharist

Order of Service
Christmas Morning Eucharist
Mass setting
Gloria: David Thorne (b. 1950)—Mass of St Thomas;
Sanctus, Benedictus, Agnus Dei: Noel Rawsthorne (b. 1929)—Festive Eucharist

Motet during communion
arr. David Willcocks (1919–2015)—Infant holy, infant lowly

Gathering   O come, all ye faithful ADESTE FIDELIS
  While shepherds watched their flocks by night
Once in royal David’s city
Offertory God rest you merry GOD REST YOU MERRY
Communion   In the bleak mid-winter
See amid the winter’s snow
Sending out Hark! the herald-angels sing MENDELSSOHN

Organ music before the service
Archangelo Corelli (1653–1713)—Pastorale from Concerto Grosso Op. 6 No. 8 'fatto per la notte di natale' ('Christmas Concerto')
Final organ music
Jester Hairston (19012000) Mary's Boy Child’s

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