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from St. Paul's Cathedral
Sung by boys from choirs and schools affiliated to the Royal School of Church Music under Gerald H. Knight , Director of the School
Sentence, Exhortation, General Confession, Absolution, the Lord's Prayer
Versicles and Responses (FeriaT)
Psalms 136, 137 vv. 1-6. 138 (Parish
First Lesson: 1 Kings 12, w. 1-24 Magnificat (Harris in A minor)
Second Lesson: St. Luke 18, v. 31, to 19. v. 10
Nunc dimittis (Harris in A minor)
Creed, Lesser Litany, the Lord's
Prayer, Versicles and Responses, Collects
Anthem: And I saw a new heaven
(E. L. Bainton )
Prayers and Grace
Organist, Derek Holman


Unknown: Gerald H. Knight
Unknown: L. Bainton
Organist: Derek Holman

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

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