Sunday 17 November

Second Sunday before Advent

10.00 Parish Eucharist

Order of Service
Kingdom Season
Mass setting
Gloria: David Thorne (b. 1950); Sanctus, Benedictus, Acclamation, Agnus Dei: Noel Rawsthorne (1929–2019)—Festive Eucharist

Motet during communion
Felix Mendelssohn (1809–47)—Above all praise and majesty

Gathering hymn 399 Christians, lift up your hearts SALVE FESTA DIES
Psalm 98    
Offertory 278 Alleluia, sing to Jesus HYFRYDOL
Communion 305 I come with joy, a child of God ST BOTOLPH
Sending out 609 To God be the glory, great things he has done TO GOD BE THE GLORY

Organ music before the service
Gottfried Walther (1684–1748), formerly attributed to J. S. Bach—Ach Gott und Herr (O Lord and God)
Final organ voluntary
Dietrich Buxtehude (1637–1707)—Ach Gott und Herr (O Lord and God) BuxWV 177

5.30 p.m. Evensong

Office Hymn 386 Crown him with many crowns DIADEMATA
Psalm 97
Canticles: Set C
Hymn before sermon 445 God moves in a mysterious way LONDON NEW
Final hymn 591 The kingdom of God is justice and joy HANOVER

Organ music before the service
Sigfrid Karg-Elert (1877–1933)—Ach Gott und Herr (O Lord and God)

In the final two Sundays of the church's year all the music looks towards the celebration of Christ as Universal King.

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