Sunday 4 September 10am – CHOIR

23rd Sunday in Ordinary time (C) Year of Luke

Wis 9.13-18, Phil 9-10,12-17, Lk 14:25-33 Whoever does not carry their cross and follow me cannot be my disciple


  • Mass setting: Missa Aeterna Christi Munera (Palaestrina)
  • Motet: In illo tempore dixit Iesus discipulis suis (Cristóbal de Morales) At that time Jesus said to his disciples: “Do not be afraid, little flock, for it is your Father’s good pleasure to give you the kingdom. Sell your possessions, and give alms. Make purses for yourselves that do not wear out, an unfailing treasure in heaven, where no thief comes near and no moth destroys. For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.”
  • Communio: (Gregorian, Ps 75) Vovete, et reddite Domino Deo vestro, omnes qui in circuiti eius affertis munera: terrabili, et ei qui aufert spiritum principum: terribili apud omnes reges terrae Make vows to the Lord your God, and accomplish them, all you who gather around Him to present offerings; to the awesome God who takes away the life of princes; he is greatly feared by all the kings of the earth
  • Hymns: TIS 583 Take up your cross and follow me; TIS 485 My God accept my heart this day BELMONT TIS 514
  • Organ Prelude: Préambule – Louis Vierne (1870-1937)
  • Organ Offertorium: Meditation – J. Arthur Meale (1880-1932)
  • Organ Voluntary: Toccata in ‘b’ minor – Eugène Gigout (1844-1925)

Organist: Bransby Byrne