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He Came Down to Earth from Heaven

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An Act of Worship for Christmas Day from the recently re-consecrated Church of St. Andrew in the City of Plymouth.
Conducted by the Vicar The Rev. W. H. Alan Cooper.
The Bells
Introduction
"O come, all ye faithful" (A. and M. 59)
Christmas Bidding Prayer
The Lord's Prayer; Versicles and Responses
The Expectation of the Coming of Christ
"O little town of Bethlehem" (A. and M. 642)
The Prophecy of Isaiah: Chapter 9. vv. 2, 6-7
The Proclamation of his Coming
Te Deum laudamus
The Good News according to St. Luke: Chapter 2, vv. 1-20
Benedictus
The Faith founded by his Coming
The Apostles' Creed
The Lord's Prayer; The Collects
Our Response to his Coming
"Hark! the herald-angels sing" (A. and M. 60)
Sermon
"Angels from the realms of glory" (A. and M. 482)
The Blessing
(to 11.30)

Contributors

Service conducted by: The Rev. W.H. Alan Cooper
Organist/Choirmaster: Harry Moreton
Assistant Organist: Philip W. Liddicoat
Captain of the Ringers: T.G. Myers

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He Came Down to Earth from Heaven

BBC Television, 25 December 1957 10.30






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