Order of Service for the Third Sunday after Easter
Published Saturday 7th May 2022, at 2:41 p.m.
THE THIRD SUNDAY AFTER EASTER
10.30 am May 8th, 2022
Celebrant and preacher: Fr Daniel Choir: Thames Chamber Choir Organist: Andrew Baars Setting: Byrd Mass for Four Voices Introit If ye love me (Tallis)
If ye love me Keep my commandments and I will pray the father And he shall give you another comforter that he may bide with you forever. E'en the spirit of truth that he may bide with you forever E'en the spirit of truth.
Hymn No. 487 Jesus, good above all other
LITURGY OF THE WORD
Please kneel for the Prayers of Preparation
Lord’s Prayer & Collect for Purity BCP p.237 The Summary of the Law, after which the people say: Lord have mercy upon us, and incline our hearts to keep this law.
Collect for the Queen BCP p.239 Collect for the Day BCP p.139
The Epistle: 1 S. Peter 2.11 BCP p.139
Gradual Almighty and everlasting God (Gibbons)
Almighty and everlasting God, mercifully look upon our infirmities, and in all our dangers and necessities stretch forth thy right hand to help and defend us, through Christ our Lord. Amen.
After the Gospel is proclaimed the people say Glory be to thee, O Lord.
Gospel: S. John 16.6 BCP p.140
After the Gospel the people say: Praise be to thee, O Christ.
CREED BCP p240
LITURGY OF THE EUCHARIST
Offertory Hymn No. 453 Great is thy faithfulness
Prayer for the Church BCP p.244 Invitation & Confession BCP p.251 Absolution, Comfortable Words BCP p.252
THE EUCHARISTIC PRAYER
Priest: The Lord be with you R: And with thy spirit Sursum corda BCP p.252 Sanctus & Benedictus BCP p.253 Prayer of Humble Access BCP p.255
After the Consecration, the priest says: The peace of the Lord be always with you R: And with thy spirit
Motet Call to remembrance (Farrant)
Call to remembrance, O Lord, Thy tender mercies and Thy loving kindness, which hath been ever of old, O remember not the sins and offences of my youth: but according to Thy mercy think Thou on me, O Lord, for Thy goodness.
Priest: As our Saviour Christ hath commanded and taught us, so we are bold to say: Lord’s Prayer BCP p.257
PRAYER OF OBLATION Said by the priest alone
Blessing & Easter Dismissal Go forth in peace, Alleluia, Alleluia! Thanks be to God, Alleluia, Alleluia!
Hymn No. 621 Who would true valour see (Monks gate)
Organ voluntary Prelude & Fugue on BACH (Franz Liszt)
Fr Tim is away this Sunday.
Please remember our Alpha Course on Thursday at 1.15. This week: Who is Jesus?