At the Foot of the Cross

At the Foot of the Cross

Meditation and prayer for Good Friday on Radio 2

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Presenter: Diane Louise Jordan
Conductor: James Burton
Actor: Patrick Robinson

BBC Concert Orchestra
Louise Marshall
Jermain Jackman
Helena Paish – Radio 2 Young Chorister of the Year
Chorus – including singers from:
Brandenburg Festival Chorus
Constanza Choir
London Concert Choir
New London Singers
University of London Chamber Choir

Producer: Katharine Longworth


Running Order:

Hymn: My Song is Love Unknown

Greater Love Hath No Man
John Ireland

Poem: Summer in England, 1914 by Alice Meynell

The Banks of Green Willow
George Butterworth 

Hymn: I vow to thee my Country

A City Called Heaven
Arr. James Burton

Reading: Mark 14  - Jesus is Anointed

Amazing Grace
Sung by Jermain Jackman
Piano: Louise Marshall

Reading: Luke 22:14-38 - The Last Supper

Reading: Matthew 26 - Gethsemane

Edward Elgar

Poem: Gethsemane by Rudyard Kipling

Hymn: Abide with Me
Solo: Jermain Jackman

Reading: John 19

Crucifixus – Antonio Lotti

John Rutter
Requiem Aeternam
Psalm 130: Out of the Deep
Pie Jesu (Solo: Helena Paish)
Sanctus and Benedictus
Agnus Dei
Psalm 23: The Lord is My Shepherd
Lux Aeterna

Reading:  Psalm 22:1-5

Reading:  Isaiah 53:4-7

Reading:  Luke 23:32-42

Reading:  Luke 23:44-46 

Poem: Good Friday by Christina Rossetti

Reading: Luke 23:50-56

Precious Lord
Arr. Louise Marshall
Solo: Louise Marshall

Hymn:  Praise to the Holiest