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Choral Evening Prayer from Buckfast Abbey

Choral Evening Prayer for the Feast of St Mary Magdalene from Buckfast Abbey, Devon, sung by the Exon Singers.

Choral Evening Prayer for the Feast of St Mary Magdalene live from Buckfast Abbey, Devon, sung by the Exon Singers

Introit: When Jesus went into Simon the Pharisee's house (Tallis)
Responses: Plainsong
Office Hymn: Sing we all the joys and sorrows (Plainsong)
Psalms 30, 32, 63 (Plainsong, Purcell)
First Lesson: Zephaniah 3 vv14-20
Canticle: God be merciful unto us (James Burton)
Second Lesson: John 20 vv11-18
Homily: The Rt Revd Dom David Charlesworth, Abbot of Buckfast
Magnificat (James Burton) - first performance
Lord's Prayer (Léon Charles) - first performance
Motet: Ave Maria (Palestrina)
Final Hymn: Mary, weep not, weep no longer (Tantum ergo)
Organ Voluntary: Scherzo (Duruflé)

Jeffrey Makinson (Organist)
Richard Wilberforce (Director of Music).

1 hour

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