Notes from the Bench: Hymn 573

Notes from the Bench: Hymn 573

Jacob Manier, Organist/Choirmaster This Sunday’s final hymn is one of my favorites. Incredibly rich, both textually and musically, it is worth studying a bit before we sing it together. I always try to match the final hymn to the missional directive of the...
Notes from the Bench: The Trouble with Hymn 596

Notes from the Bench: The Trouble with Hymn 596

Hymn 596 is widely considered one of the strongest texts for social justice and national peace in our hymnal. The author, Henry Scott Holland, an Anglican priest, was founder of The Christian Social Union which, in the 1880s, was regarded as “almost alone in proclaiming the injustice of present society.”

1 April – Sung Compline 8PM

Online Worship Continues Wednesday 1 April gathering and greeting at 7:45pm; Sung Compline at 8:00pm     Read Bulletin click hereJoin the Zoom Meeting - click here ; The Office of Compline will be offered on Wednesday evenings as an opportunity to sing and...
Senior Warden Message – COVID-19 Update

Senior Warden Message – COVID-19 Update

Senior Warden Message COVID-19 Update “Church is not cancelled; it has changed.” This was the message shared in the bulletin and in the opening message of our first online eucharist. In these challenging times of COVID-19 we need to find new ways to connect, new ways...