As Holy Week begins, The Dean of Hereford, The Very Reverend Michael Tavinor, leads a service for Palm Sunday from the city’s historic cathedral. The service features hymns recorded for Songs of Praise in 2017 and was filmed before the closure of all church buildings was announced.
Order of Service Palm Sunday 5 April 2020
Welcome – The Very Revd Michael Tavinor, Dean of Hereford
Hymn – O Come, O Come Emmanuel
First Reading – Isaiah, Chapter 50, Verses 4–9a, Read by Bridget Swan
Sermon – The Very Revd Michael Tavinor, Dean of Hereford
Music – Pie Jesu
Second Reading – Matthew, Chapter 21, Verses 1–11, Read by The Right Revd Rose Hudson-Wilkin, Bishop of Dover
Prayers – Led by The Right Revd Richard Jackson, Bishop of Hereford
Response – Lord, have mercy.
The Lord’s Prayer
Our Father who art in heaven, hallowed be thy name, thy kingdom come, thy will be done, on earth as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread. Forgive us our sins, as we forgive those who sin against us. And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil. For thine is the kingdom, the power and the glory, for ever and ever. Amen.
The Blessing – The Very Revd Michael Tavinor, Dean of Hereford
Hymn – Great Is Thy Faithfulness
|Executive Producer||Emyr Afan|
|Executive Producer||Cat Lewis|
|Production Company||Avanti Media|