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: A RELIGIOUS SERVICE

@ (Church of England) from Lichfield Cathedral
The Bells
Organ Voluntary
9.30 Order of Service
Hymn, 0 worship the King (A. and M. 167 ; S.P. 618)
Confession and Absolution
Lord's Prayer and Versicles Psalm xxxiv, 1-15
Lesson, Luke xi, 1-13 Benedictus Collects
Hymn, Father of Heaven, Whose love profound (A. and M. 164)
Address by the Right Rev. E. S. WOODS, D.D.
, Lord Bishop of Lichfield
Prayers
Hymn, Breathe on me, Breath of God (A. and M. 671 ; S.P. 458)
Blessing
Organist and Choirmaster,
Ambrose P. Porter

Contributors

Unknown: Rev. E. S. Woods, D.D.
Choirmaster: Ambrose P. Porter

: Interval

Ⓓ , at 10.30

: Weather Forecast

@ for Farmers and Shipping

: GWASANAETH Ⓓ CREFYDDOL

o Eglwys Fethodistaidd St. Paul,
Abergele
(A Religious Service in Welsh from
St. Paul's Methodist Church,
Abergele)
Trefn y
Gwasanaeth Gweddi Arweiniol a chanu Gweddi'r
Arglwydd Emyn 22, Yn awr, mewn gorfoleddus gan (Ton, Winchester New)
Darllen, Micah iv, 1-5, v. 6-8
Emyn 40, Glan geriwbiaid a seraffiaid
(Ton, Sanctus)
Gweddi Salm-don 19 (Salm lxvii)
Emyn 765, Nid wy'n gofyn bywyd moethus (Ton, 'Calon Un)
Pregeth gan y Parch. D. TECWYN
EVANS Emyn 683, Gwel uwchlaw cymylau amser (Ton, Price)
Y Fendith
Arweinydd y Canu, H. D. Pugh
Organydd, Trevor Roberts
(Yr Emynau a'r Tonau allan o Lyfr Emvnau v Methodistiaid Calfinaidd a Wesleaidd)

Contributors

Unknown: Eglwys Fethodistaidd St.
Unknown: Gwasanaeth Gweddi Arweiniol
Unknown: Arglwydd Emyn
Unknown: Gweddi Salm-Don
Unknown: D. Tecwyn
Unknown: Evans Emyn
Unknown: H. D. Pugh
Unknown: Trevor Roberts

: RAUNDS TEMPERANCE @ SILVER PRIZE BAND

Conductor, 0. Pentelow
Mark Mellers (baritone) (From Midland)

: IN. YOUR GARDEN

Ⓓ ‘ Reminders for February '
C. H. Middleton
Nothing could be more useful to a gardener than hints about the things he ought to do in the garden month by month throughout the year, and listeners will appreciate the fact that C. H. Middleton is going t6 broadcast a garden calendar, as it were, throughout the spring. Today he will give some reminders for February ; on March 6 some reminders for March ; and on April 3 some reminders for April. A notebook and fountain pen, or a pencil sharpened at both ends, might be good things to have handy for today's listening.

Contributors

Unknown: H. Middleton
Unknown: C. H. Middleton

: TROISE @ AND HIS MANDOLIERS

with Don Carlos
This orchestra, almost the only one of its kind in England, was formed about six years ago. It consists of about sixteen players, most of them armed with mandolines of various sizes, graded just like a string orchestra- violins, cellos, etc. Each of the players can on occasion use a banjo, .and these banjos, too, vary in size and in pitch. As a background there are accordions and guitars. Obviously, everything this orchestra plays has to be specially scored.

Contributors

Unknown: Don Carlos

: THE BBC Ⓓ NORTHERN ORCHESTRA

Leader, Alfred Barker
Conducted by H. Foster Clark
Purcell's most ambitious dramatic work was the music to Dryden's King Arthur. In the preface to the text Dryden said : ' There is nothing better, than what I intended, than the Musick ; which has since arriv'd to a greater perfection in England, than ever formerly; especially passing through the artful hands of Mr. Purcell, who has compos'd it with so great a genius, that he has nothing to fear but an ignorant, ill-judging audience ... these sorts of Entertainments are principally design'd for the ear and the eye ; and therefore, in reason, my art on this occasion ought to be subservient to his.'

Contributors

Leader: Alfred Barker
Conducted By: H. Foster Clark

: 'THE MADRAS CONFERENCE'

1 — ' Towards a World Christian
Community'
His Grace the Lord Archbishop of York
The World Missionary Conference held at Edinburgh in 1910 was the beginning of what is called the ' (Ecumenical Movement' among the Protestant Churches, the aim of which is the furtherance of understanding and co-operation between the denominations. The movement towards unity was delayed by the war, but the Conference of British Missionary Societies and similar bodies came into existence in Great Britain, North America, and on the continent of Europe, and these in turn were linked together through the International Missionary Council.
Then followed the ' Copec ' Conference in Birmingham in 1924, the ' Life and Work' Conference at Stockholm in 1925, and the ' Faith and Order ' Conference at Lausanne in 1927. In 1928 the Council convened a meeting at Jerusalem, and in the summer of last year there were further great gatherings-that on ' Church, Community, and State ', held at Oxford, and another ' Faith and Order' Conference, at Edinburgh.
A further World Missionary Conference was to have been held at the end of the year at Hangchow, in China, but the tragic developments in the Far East made this impossible. The site therefore has been changed to Madras, and the Conference will be held in the new buildings of the Madras Christian College at Tambaram, fifteen miles from the city of Madras, from December 10 to December 30.
Today the Archbishop of York,
Vice-Chairman of the International Missionary Council, will say something about the problem to be faced in East and West China, and about the common need of action by the whole Church. Broadcast talks by different speakers will be given on every Sunday in February.

: 'NEW BOOKS ON RELIGION'

R. Ellis Roberts

Contributors

Unknown: R. Ellis Roberts

: THE BBC MILITARY BAND

Conductor, P. S. G. O'Donnell

Contributors

Conductor: P. S. G. O'Donnell

: 'THE FORTNIGHT'S FILMS'

Andrew Rice

Contributors

Unknown: Andrew Rice

: World Theatre. No. 5

Frank Cellier and Gwen Ffrangcon-Davies in 'CYRANO DE BERGERAC' by Edmond Rostand
A new English translation by Humbert Wolfe who has made the special broadcast adaptation
Music arranged by Maurice Brown
Cast
(By permission of Anmcr Hall) (By permission of John Gielgud)
The Capuchin, Guards of Gascony, Spanish soldiers, women, spectators, etc.
The action of the play takes place in France in the seventeenth century
Production by Val Gielgud

Contributors

Unknown: Frank Cellier
Unknown: Gwen Ffrangcon-Davies
Unknown: Edmond Rostand
Translation By: Humbert Wolfe
Arranged By: Maurice Brown
Production By: Val Gielgud
Chorus: Dennis Arundell
Cyrano de Bergerac: Frank Cellier
Christian de Neuvillette: Eric Berry
Comte de Guiche: Alan Wheatley
Ragueneau: Philip Wade
Le Bret: Norman Shelley
Captain Carhon de Castel-Jaloux: Francis de Wolff
Ligniere: Henry Longhurst
De Valvert: Noel Dryden
Cuigy: Henry Hallatt
Roxane: Gwen Ff Rangcon-Davies
Sister Marthe: Susan Taylor
The Duenna: Mary O'Farrell
A Musketeer: William Trent
A Spanish Officer: Douglas Matthews

: A RELIGIOUS SERVICE

from the Studio
Order of Service
Hymn, 0 for a thousand tongues
(A. and M. 522 ; S.P. 595. Tune, University)
Scripture Readings from Matthew x Prayers
Hymn, Thy Kingdom come (S.P.
680)
Address, ' The Christian in the World: Conflicting Loyalties', by the Rev. J. S. WHALE , President of Cheshunt College, Cambridge
Hymn, Jesus calls us! (A. and M.
403 ; S.P. 217)
Prayer
Blessing

Contributors

Unknown: Rev. J. S. Whale

: THE WEEK'S GOOD CAUSE

An appeal on behalf of THE NATIONAL SMOKE ABATEMENT
SOCIETY by JULIAN S. HUXLEY , D.Sc.
Contributions will be gratefully acknowledged, and should be addressed to [address removed].

Contributors

Unknown: Julian S. Huxley
Unknown: Julian S. Huxley

: THE NEWS

including Weather Forecast

: GEORGIAN MELODIES

A Musical Sequence selected and arranged by Gwen Williams and Stanford Robinson
Garda Hall (soprano)
Roy Henderson (baritone)
An Octet from the BBC Chorus
The BBC Theatre Orchestra
Leader, Tate Gilder
Conductor, Stanford Robinson

Contributors

Arranged By: Gwen Williams
Baritone: Roy Henderson
Leader: Tate Gilder
Conductor: Stanford Robinson

: 'UP THE GARDEN PATH'

No. 2, ' The Course of True
Love' ...
An anthology of verse and song maliciously collected by V. C. Clinton-Baddeley and Walter Leigh and presented by John Cheatle
Those taking part are
V. C. Clinton-Baddeley , Felix Aylmer (by permission of Reandco), Charlotte Leigh (by permission of the Little Theatre)

Contributors

Unknown: V. C. Clinton-Baddeley
Unknown: Walter Leigh
Presented By: John Cheatle
Unknown: C. Clinton-Baddeley
Unknown: Felix Aylmer
Unknown: Charlotte Leigh

: EPILOGUE

Ⓓ , at 11.0
@ Shipping Forecast at 11.0








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