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Solemn Eucharist for Easter Day


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From the Cathedral Church of the Holy Trinity, Chichester.
Celebrant, the Rev. Canon A. R. Browne-Wilkinson; the Rt. Rev. G. K. A. Bell, Bishop of Chichester presiding
Processional Hymns:
Hail thee, Festival Day (E.H. 624)
The strife is o'er (E.H. 625)
The Epistle: Colossians 3, vv. 1-7
Gradual: Christians, to the Paschal Victim (E.H. 130)
Alleluia, the Lord is risen (Weelkes)
The Gospel: St. John 20. vv. 1-10
Fanfare for Three Trumpets (Vivian Dunn)
Offertory Hymn: Christ the Lord is risen again (E.H. 129)
At the Communion:
Motet: O taste and see (Vaughan Williams)
After the Blessing: Jesus lives! (E.H. 134)
Finale from Sixth Symphony for Organ and Three Trumpets (Widor)
From the earliest days of the Church Christians have met to celebrate the Eucharist on the day of Christ's Resurrection.
The Service, which follows the Customary of the Cathedral, is sung to the setting by Charles Wood in the Ionian Mode.
(to 12.45)


Celebrant: The Rev. Canon A. R. Browne-Wilkinson
Presider: The Rev. G. K. A. Bell
Conductor: Vivian Dunn
Composer: Vaughan Williams
Organist and Choirmaster: H. A. Hawkins, F.R.C.O.

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Solemn Eucharist for Easter Day

BBC Television, 10 April 1955 11.45

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