Sunday 4 November

All Saints Sunday

10.00 Parish Eucharist

Order of Service
All-age Parish Eucharist on All Saints Sunday with Holy Baptism
Mass setting
Noel Rawsthorne (b. 1929)—Festive Eucharist

Motet during communion
Edward Elgar (1857–1934)—Ave verum corpus

Introit 215 For all thy saints, O Lord MOUNT EPHRAIM
Gradual  — For all the saints who showed your love O WALY WALY
Offertory 232 For all the saints who from their labours rest SINE NOMINE
Communion 482 Jerusalem the golden EWING
Post Communion  — O when the saints go marching in O WHEN THE SAINTS

Organ music before the service
Félix-Alexandre Guilmant (1837–1911)—Offertoire sur 'Rex gloriose, praesulum''
Final organ voluntary
Félix-Alexandre Guilmant (1837–1911)—Marche religieuse sur 'Iste confessor''

5.30 p.m. A Celebration of Remembrance and Hope

Office Hymn 152 Now is eternal life CHRISTCHURCH
During lighting of candles: Purcell—Thou knowest, Lord, the secrets of our hearts
Psalm 23 in the setting by Bob Chilcott
Hymn after sermon 331 We pray thee, heavenly Father OFFERTORIUM 93
Hymn during lighting of candles 482 Jerusalem the golden EWING
Final hymn 20 Saviour, again to thy dear name we raise ELLERS

Organ music before the service
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)—Chorale Prelude on 'Herr Gott, nun schleuss den Himmel auf' ('Lord God, now open up the heavens') BWV 617
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)—Chorale Prelude on 'Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier' ('Dearest Jesus, we are here') BWV 633

Final organ voluntary
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)—Chorale Prelude on 'Mit Fried und Freud ich fahr dahin' ('With peace and joy I depart') BWV 616

The Bach chorale preludes from the Orgelbüchlein, BWV 616 and 617, are both based on Lutheran versions of the Nunc dimittis that we say together towards the end of this memorial service.

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