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.

KYRIE

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

SERMON

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

CONSECRATION

After the Consecration, the priest says: The peace of the Lord be always with you R: And with thy spirit

COMMUNION

AGNUS DEI

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

GLORIA

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)

NOTICES

Fr Tim is away this Sunday.

Please remember our Alpha Course on Thursday at 1.15. This week: Who is Jesus?