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from St. Leonard's Church, St. Leonard's-on-Sea, where the choir and congregation are joined by those of St. John's Church, Upper St. Leonard's, also rebuilt after total destruction in war
Hymns introduced by Rex Palmer
Conductor, A. J. Kennedy Gillies , A.R.C.M.
Organist. Basil Cockersell
Scripture reading by the Rev. L. J. A Mellis , Rector of St. John's
Jesus, where'er thy people meet
(Tune, Wareham)
Light's abode, celestial Salem (Tune,
Regent's Square)
Jesus calls us! O'er the tumult
(Tune, St. Andrew)
Fierce raged the tempest o'er the deep (Tune, St. Aelredi)
The God of Abraham praise (Tune,
Christ is made the sure foundation
(Tune, Westminster Abbey)
Angel voices, ever singing (Tune,
Angel Voices)
Rejoice! the Lord is King (Tune.
Prayer and blessing by the Rector of St. Leonard's, Canon C. C. Griffiths


Introduced By: Rex Palmer
Conductor: A. J. Kennedy Gillies
Unknown: L. J. A Mellis

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