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The Office of Compline for July 18, 2021

Compline this Sunday is sung the Women’s Compline Choir, directed by Rebekah Gilmore

The Eighth Sunday after Pentecost

ORISON:  Holy Manna – Southern Harmony, arranged by Kevin Siegfried (1969-)

PSALM: Psalm 23 – Peter R. Hallock (1924-2014) arranged by Jeff Reynolds

HYMN: Tantum Ergo – Stephanie Martin (b. 1962)

NUNC DIMITTIS: Plainsong setting, Tone V 1; harm. Thomas Morley (1557-1602)

ANTHEM: Salve Regina – Javier Busto (b. 1949)

Rebekah Gilmore, director • Sibyl Adams, reader • Sarra Sharif Doyle, cantor

The Office of Compline for July 11, 2021

The Seventh Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 10B)

ORISON: The day thou gavest, Lord, is ended (Tune: Les Commandements) – mel. Louis Bourgeois (c. 1510-c. 1559); harm. Claude Goudimel (c. 1514-1572)

PSALM 85:7-13 – Jason A. Anderson (b. 1976)

HYMN: O holy Splendor of eternal Light (Tune: Coolinge) – Cyril Vincent Tayler (1907-1991); adapt. Gregory Bloch

NUNC DIMITTIS – Jeff Junkinsmith (b. 1956)

ANTHEM: Jesu, dulcis memoria – Iain Quinn (b. 1973)

Jason Anderson, director • Gregory Bloch, reader • Michael Bennett, cantor

The Office of Compline for July 4, 2021

The Sixth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 9B)

ORISON: God be in my head – Doug Fullington (b. 1969)

PSALM 91 (Setting I) – Peter R. Hallock (1924-2014)

HYMN: All who love and serve your city (Tune: Charlestown) – mel. from The Southern Harmony, 1865; harm. Alastair Cassels-Brown (1927-2001); stz. 3 harm. Jason A. Anderson (b. 1976)

NUNC DIMITTIS from The Evening Service – Stephen Sturk (b. 1950)

ANTHEM: There is a balm in Gilead – African-American Spiritual; arr. Jeff Junkinsmith (b. 1956)

Jason Anderson, director • Jeremy Matheis, reader • Joel Bevington, cantor

The Office of Compline for June 27, 2021

The Fifth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 8B)

ORISON: ‘Phos hilaron’ from Music for Compline – Kevin Siegfried (b. 1969)

PSALM 30 – Plainsong, Tone I.9

OFFICE HYMN: ‘Te lucis ante terminum’ from Music for Compline – Kevin Siegfried

NUNC DIMITTIS – Dana Marsh (b. 1965)

ANTHEM: Of the Lord’s mercies – Erin Aas (b. 1974)

Jason Anderson, director • Joel Matter, reader • Derek Tilton, cantor

The Office of Compline for June 20, 2021

The Fourth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 7B)

ORISON: Dear Lord and Father of mankind – M. Searle Wright (1918-2004)

PSALM 107:1-3, 23-32 – Plainsong, Tone V.1

HYMN 579: Almighty Father, strong to save (Tune: Melita) – John Bacchus Dykes (1823-1876)

NUNC DIMITTIS – Richard T. Proulx (1937-2010)

ANTHEM: Domine salva nos – William Byrd (c. 1540-1623)

Jason Anderson, director • J. Scott Kovacs, reader • Michael Bennett, cantor

The Office of Compline for June 13, 2021

The Third Sunday after Pentecost

ORISON: O gladsome Light (Tune: Le Cantique de Siméon) – mel. Loys Bourgeois (c. 1510-1559); harm. Claude Goudimel (1514-1572)

PSALM 91 (Setting II) – Peter R. Hallock (1925-2014)

HYMN: Almighty God, your word is cast like seed (Tune: Walden) – Jane Marshall (1924-2019)

NUNC DIMITTIS – Plainsong, Tone VI; harm. Anonymous 16th cent. composer

ANTHEM: Iustus germinabit sicut lilium – Jacob Gallus (1550-1591)

Jason Anderson, director • Jeremy Matheis, reader • Ken Peterson, cantor

The Office of Compline for June 6, 2021

The Second Sunday after Pentecost

ORISON: Slowly the rays of daylight fade – M. Searle Wright (1918-2004)

PSALM 130 – Peter R. Hallock (1924-2014)

HYMN: Out of the depths I call (Tune: Saint Bride) – Samuel Howard (1710-1782) and Geoffrey Shaw (1879-1943)

NUNC DIMITTIS – Plainsong, Tone IV; harm. Anonymous 16th cent. composer; adapt. Bernarr Rainbow (1914-1998)

ANTHEM: Sometimes I feel like a motherless child – African-American Spiritual; arr. Brian Fairbanks (b. 1968)

Jason Anderson, director • Josh Sandoz , reader • Derek Tilton, cantor

The Office of Compline for May 30, 2021

The First Sunday after Pentecost: Trinity Sunday

ORISON: O Trinity of blessed light – Jeff Junkinsmith (b. 1956)

PSALMS 93 & 150 – Plainsong, Tone VIII.3 & Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924); arr. for men’s voices by Peter R. Hallock (1924-2014)

HYMN: Holy Father, cheer our way (Tune: Ton-Mân) – David Evans (1874-1948)

NUNC DIMITTIS – Plainsong, Tone VII; harm. Lodovico Grossi da Viadana (c. 1560-1627)

ANTHEM: Great Lord of lords – Charles Wood

Jason Anderson, director • Jeffrey Ricco , reader • Jeremy Matheis, cantor

The Office of Compline for May 23, 2021

Whitsunday: The Day of Pentecost

ORISON: ‘Come, thou Holy Spirit, come!’, from Ten Orisons – M. Searle Wright (1918-2004)

PSALM 104:25-32, 35-37 – Peter R. Hallock (1924–2014)

HYMN 504: Come, Holy Ghost, our souls inspire (Tune: Veni Creator Spiritus)– Plainsong, Mode VIII

NUNC DIMITTIS: Plainsong setting, Tone II; harm. John Holmes (d. 1629)

ANTHEM: O Lord, give thy Holy Spirit – Thomas Tallis (c. 1505-1585)

Jeremy Matheis, director • Joel Matter, reader • Michael Bennett, cantor

The Office of Compline for November 22, 2020

The Last Sunday after Pentecost: Christ the King

ORISON: The head that once was crowned with thorns (Tune: Saint Magnus) –Melody from Divine Companion, 1707; harm. William Henry Monk (1823-1889)

PSALM 95 – Plainsong, Tone IV.4

HYMN: Judge eternal, throned in splendor (Tune: Komm, o komm, du Geist) – Melody from Neu-vermehrtes und zu Ubung Christl. Gottseligkeit Meiningisches Gesangbuch, 1693

NUNC DIMITTIS – Plainsong, Tone VII.1

ANTHEM: Ave Rex noster – Giovanni Matteo Asola (c. 1524-1609)

Jason Anderson, director & reader • Joel Bevington, cantor