O taste and see – Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958) View video here. The outstanding figure in English church music during the first half of the 20th century was Ralph Vaughan Williams. Born in Down Ampney, Gloucestershire, in 1872, he went to the Royal College of Music to study with Parratt, Parry, and Stanford. Two years […]

Monday, November 2 at 12:10 pm  Said Requiem in the Church   Monday, November 2 at 7:00 pm Commemoration of the Departed, on Zoom. Meeting ID: 983 3406 8758  Passcode: 597728  Phone: 778-907-2071   Please notify the office by 10 am Monday, Nov 2, if you intend to be at the 12.10 pm Requiem.   […]

Liturgy at Home Zoom Mass 9:00 am on Sunday, October 25, 2020   Zoom Meeting details: Meeting ID: 967 3513 2019 Passcode: 361276 Phone number: 778-907-2071 Download the Liturgy at Home booklet for 9 am on Sunday, October 25, 2020 here: Liturgy at Home Pent 21 Oct 25 2020   About Zoom:   Zoom is […]

It has been refreshing and inspiring this week to attend (via Zoom) two Clergy Days offered by the Diocese: the Revd Dr Kathy Grieb, Meade Professor of Biblical Interpretation at Virginia Theological Seminary, gave an illuminating if whirlwind tour of the Gospel of Mark: Master of Surprise. The intention was to help us prepare for […]

O for a closer walk – Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924) View video here: https://youtu.be/LP_KjpYAyZo Stanford wrote anthems throughout his career, around two dozen in total. “O for a closer walk” (1909) is one of a set of six short hymn-anthems, each written to follow a sacred solo song with organ (the “Six Bible Songs”). The […]