Sunday 28 February 2016 10 am – CHOIR

3rd Sunday of Lent (C) Year of Luke

Ex.3.1-8; 1 Cor 10.1-6,10-12; Lk 13.1-9Barren_Fig 

The organ will be silent to encourage Lenten reflection.

  • Mass setting: Missa Deus Genitor Alme
  • Motet: Plange quasi Virgo (Carlo Gesualdo 1566-1613): Plange quasi virgo plebs mea: ululate, pastores, in cinere et cilicio: Quia venit dies Domini magna, et amara valde. Accingite vos,sacerdotes, et plangite ministri altaris, aspergite vos cinere. Quia venit dies Domine magna, et amara valde. Lament like a virgin, my people. Howl you shepherds, in ashes and sackcloth. For the day of the Lord is coming: a great day, and very bitter. Make ready, and lament you priests. Howl, you ministers of the altar, cover yourselves with ashes.
  • Communio: Passer invenit sibi domum – The sparrow has found herself a home
  • Hymns: Attende Domine (chant); TIS 585 I heard the voice of Jesus say KINGSFOLD