(Methodist) from Conway Road Methodist
Hymn, Now let us see Thy beauty,
Lord (New M.H.B. 450)
Invocation and the Lord's Prayer
Psalm lxv (New M.H.B. Canticle 38) Lesson, Romans vii, 13-25
Hymn, Lord, Thy word abideth
(New M.H.B. 308 ; A. and M. 243)
Hymn, The King of Love my Shepherd is (New M.H.B. 76; A. and M. 197)
Address by the Rev. CHARLES PENGELLY
Hymn, 0 Thou Who earnest from above (New M.H.B. 386; S.P. 256)
Organist, James Witcombe
The London Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Sir Thomas Beecham , Bart.: solo violin, Szigeti: Concerto in E minor, Op. 64 (Mendelssohn)-1 Allegro molto appassionato. 2 Andante. 3 Allegretto non troppo
by Lord Dunsany read by Carleton Hobbs
He was an ordinary man, a salesman of the. Briton Dictionary of Electricity, with one rather extraordinary virtue-to him one woman was as ugly as another. He struck what he thought was a bargain with the infernal regions, but, like Faustus, he found later the consequences to be rather uncomfortable. The three jokes he received in exchange for his virtue were as lethal as cyanide. What happened to him after a disastrous dinner at his club which led to his trial for mass murder is told in the amusing vein of fantasy for which Lord Dunsany is famous.
Harold Sandier , brother of Albert Sandier the well-known violinist, has played for many years in various West-End hotels and restaurants, specialising in the performance of Viennese and Hungarian music. Like his brother, he plays the violin and directs his Octet, which consists of one violin, one viola, cello, bass, two clarinets, trumpet, and piano.
Conductor, Sydney V.
Wood Arthur Cranmer (baritone)
The BBC Midland Orchestra
Led by Ernest Element
Conducted by Eric Warr
Old Heddon of Fawsley
Four Hand Reel to the tune of The
The Pleasures of the Town
Mr. Englefield's New Hornpipe The Triumph
' Impressions of the Oxford
During the last fortnight there has been held at Oxford a notable conference on ' Church, Community, and State'. Several hundred delegates from many parts of the old and new worlds, representing all the Christian churches except the Roman Catholic, have met for the purpose of working out a common Christian sociology that shall be applicable to the whole range of social and political life. Mr. John Maud, who has attended the meetings, will give his impressions of the Conference.
A talk prepared by the late
The late Dr. Brereton gave his first broadcast rather less than two years ago, when, as one of the authorities in England on the teaching of French, he was invited to introduce M. Stephan 's course of French talks in the autumn of 1935. He at once established himself as a born broadcaster, and a month or two later gave one of the talks in the series ' Men Talking '. In January of the following year he took part, as the only Englishman among five distinguished Frenchmen, in a French half-hour arranged by his old friend Emile Marie Stephan , and entitled ' The Spirit of France '.
He also gave several other tal'ks and readings, and once broadcast in a composite programme some memories from his early childhood. In tonight's talk, which he prepared with the intention of broadcasting himself, he recalled some other amusing incidents of his life.
The Kutcher String Quartet:
Samuel Kutcher (violin); Max Saal peter (violin); Raymond Jeremy (viola) ; Douglas Cameron (violoncello)
Harry Isaacs (pianoforte)
Frederic d'Erlanger is a true cosmopolitan ; he was born in Paris in 1868 of a German father and an American mother, and at about the age of twenty he became a naturalised Englishman. He has written numerous important works, including three operas, a Violin Concerto that was played by Kreisler at a Philharmonic Concert in 1903, and several orchestral works that have been heard at the Proms and other
Queen's Hall concerts. His opera, Tess of the d'Urbervilles, was first performed at Naples in 1906 and at Covent Garden in 1909. Describing d'Erlanger's Piano
Quintet, Edwin Evans says that ' it is a clear and sunny work, combining a certain French flavour in the lyrical themes and their harmonisation, with close adherence to German formal tradition. Individuality is not aggressively shown, but the absence of any suggestion of the portentous leaves an engaging intimacy, which makes it more agreeable to play than many quintets of the same rank but greater pretensions. It is in the usual four movements, of which the andante and scherzo are the most attractive. The suavity of the former is relieved by an episode which verges on the dramatic, and the latter, though formal, is not lacking in vivacious phantasy '.
(Church of England) from The Temple Church
8.0 Order of Service
Sung Sentence Prayers
Hymn, Just as I am, without one plea (A. and M. 255 ; S.P. 253)
Psalms xxiii and cxxi
Lesson, Ephesians ii, 11-end '
Hymn, All creatures of our God and King (S.P. 439)
Anthem, Turn back, 0 man (Holst)
(Words in S.P. 329)
Address by the Rev. Canon H. ANSON , Master of the Temple
Hymn, Come, my way, my truth, my life (S.P. 474)
The following verse by John Lydgate
(1370?-1451?) will then be sung: Tarry no longer: towards thine heritage Haste on thy way, and be of right good cheer.
Go each day onward on thy pilgrimage ; Think how short time thou shalt abide here.
Thy place is built above the starres clear, None earthly palace wrought in so stately wise.
Come on, my friend, my brother most dear !
For thee I offered my blood in sacrifice.
Organist, G. Thalben Ball
The public will be admitted to the Temple Church on the occasion of this service, which is the first to be broadcast from the Temple. John Lydgate (1370?-1451?), who wrote the words of ' Tarry no longer: towards thine heritage ', to be sung at the end of the service, was a prolific poet: in his early youth he made the acquaintance of Geoffrey Chaucer , with whose son Thomas he was on terms of considerable intimacy.
Rev. Canon H.
An appeal on behalf of The R.S.P.C.A. CLINICS FOR
SICK ANIMALS by SIR ROBERT GOWER , K.C.V.O.,
In recent years the R.S.P.C.A.,which has championed the cause of animals for over a century, has greatly developed its work of caring for sick and injured animals belonging to the poor. It recognised that increased facilities must be provided in every town and village throughout the country for the easement of suffering among cats and dogs and so forth belonging to those who are too poor to pay a fee. The heavy increase in the number of animals dealt with, and the ever-growing burden of cost of the R.S.P.C.A. free animal clinics, are proof of the heavy toll of sickness and death going on almost unseen because of poverty.
Contributions will be gratefully acknowledged, and should be addressed to [address removed]
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A Musical Sequence
Produced and conducted by Mark H. Lubbock with Harold Williams (baritone)
Irene Kohler (pianoforte) The BBC Revue Chorus and The BBC Theatre Orchestra
Leader, Montague Brearley
Leader, Harry Lipman
Conductor, Herbert Lodge
Franklyn Kelsey (bass-baritone) from the Winter Gardens, Margate