Sunday 26 February 10am – CHOIR

1st Sunday of Lent (A) Year of Matthew

Gen 2:7-9,3:1-7; Rom 5:12-19; Mt 4:1-11

  • Mass setting: Missa Deus genitor alme (Gregorian)
  • Motet: Remember not, Lord, our offences* (Purcell)
  • Communio: Scapulis suis obumbrabit tibi: The Lord will overshadow you with His shoulders, and under His wings you shall trust: His truth shall surround you with a shield.
  • Hymns: Lent prose Attende Domine; Lead us, heavenly Father MANNHEIM
  • Organ Prelude: Hymn Prelude for Lent (1978) – Dulcie Holland (1913-2000)
  • Organ Voluntary: Preludio in ‘a’ [Bach Chorale] – Ottorino Respighi (1879-1936)

Organist: Bransby Byrne

DoM: Noel Debien

*Remember not, Lord, our offences,
nor the offences of our forefathers;
neither take thou vengeance of our sins:
spare us, good Lord, spare thy people,
whom thou hast redeemed with thy most precious blood,
and be not angry with us for ever.