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Hymn, Blessed City, Heavenly Salem (Ancient and Modern, 396 ; English Hymnal, 169)
Psalm cxxii
Lesson : Haggai ii, 4-10
Magnificat (Stanford in C) Anthem (Byrd)
Sing joyfully unto God our strength; sing loud unto the God of Jacob. Take the song, and bring forth the timbrel, the pleasant harp, and the viol. Blow the trumpet in the new moon, even in the time appointed, and at our feast-day. For this is a statute for Israel, and a law of the God of Jacob.
Hymn, Lift the strain of high thanksgiving I
(Ancient and Modern, 397)
Address by the Reverend Canon S. A. ALEXANDER
Hymn, Jerusalem the golden (Ancient and Modem, 228 ; English Hymnal, 412)
SIR CHRISTOPHER WREN , greatest of English architects, was bom on October 20, 1632. A short tercentenary tribute by Clough Williams-Ellis appears on page 93.


Unknown: Canon S. A. Alexander
Unknown: Sir Christopher Wren
Unknown: Clough Williams-Ellis

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