BBC Choral Evensong will be broadcast live today from Christ Church Cathedral and we very much hope that you will be able to join us for the service either in person or by tuning in to Radio 3.
The service is open to the public and all are welcome to attend. The congregation will be able to enter Christ Church via Tom Quad from 2.50pm and will need to be seated in the Cathedral between 3.00pm and 3.10pm.
To hear the service, tune in to Radio 3 today at 3.30pm, or you can listen to the repeat which will be broadcast on Sunday 17 November at 3.00pm.
Order of Service
Introit: Lacrimosa (Durante)
Psalms: 69, 70 (Stainer; Hawes; SS Wesley)
First Lesson: 2 Samuel 18 vv6 – 19 vv4
Second Lesson: Romans 8 vv31-end
Nunc Dimittis: John Tavener
Anthem: Valiant-for-truth (Vaughan Williams)
Hymn: Judge eternal (Rhuddlan)
Organ Voluntary: Acclamations (from Suite Médiévale) (Langlais)
Stephen Darlington (Director of Music)
Ghislaine Reece-Trapp (Organ Scholar)