St Mary's Cathedral

Holy Week 2019

Easter Vigil: Listen to Homily given by Bishop Robert at the Easter Vigil:

 

Easter: Listen to St Mary's Cathedral Choir:
‘Thine be the glory’ —words: E L Budry, trans. R B Hoyle; music: Maccabaeus, G F Handel

 

Good Friday: Listen to Homily given by Bishop Robert at the Celebration of the Lord's Passion on Good Friday:

 

Good Friday: Listen to St Mary's Cathedral Choir:

'Faithful Cross’ —words: Kevin Nichols (1929-2006), priest-poet of St Mary's Cathedral, from Decryptions, published at the Cathedral in April 2006; music: Au sang qu’un Dieu, French traditional melody adapted by Giovanni Pergolesi

Holy Thursday: Listen to Homily given by Bishop Robert at the Evening Mass of the Lord's Supper:

 

Holy Thursday: Listen to Homily given by Bishop Robert at the Chrism Mass:

 

Holy Thursday: Listen to St Mary's Cathedral Choir:
Lord Jesus, think on me’ —words: Bishop Synesius (375-430), trans. A W Chatfield; music: Southwell, adapted from a melody in William Damon's Psalmes in English Metre, 1579