Saturday 31 March 7pm – CHOIR

Solemn Easter Vigil


The Service of Light

  • Easter Proclamation (Exultet)

The Liturgy of the Word

Gn 1:1-2:2; Ex 14:15-15:1; Is 55:1-11; Ez 36:16-17a, 18-28; Rom 6:3-11; Mk 16:1-7

  • Mass setting: Missa de angelis (Gregorian); Mass Shalom
  • Motet: Sicut cervus (Palestrina)

The Liturgy of Baptism

  • Motet: I saw water (John Ross)

The Liturgy of the Eucharist

  • Motet: Cantate Domino (G. Pitoni)
  • Communio: Alleluia, alleluia, alleluia.
  • Hymns: By your kingly power RUGGIERO (Connolly), Lord enthroned in heavenly splendour BRYN CALFARIA
  • Solemn dismissal with double Alleluia
  • Organ Voluntary: Grand Choeur – Theodore Dubois (1837-1924)

Organist: Bransby Byrne