Christ Church Invites You to Evensong

CEC Needham ChoirChrist Church will celebrate a traditional Anglican Evensong by candlelight in the Chapel Sunday, November 27, at 4:00 pm. Join us to quiet your mind and gladden your heart at the beginning of Advent season, as we prepare ourselves for the hectic season ahead. Evensong in the Chapel includes prayers, psalms and choral songs, with a reception following. Please invite friends and family to this special, peaceful service. For information, contact the church office at 781-444-1469. Selections will include:

  • “Peace” (Shaker Song, Enfield, NH, ca. 1851) arr. K. Siegfried
  • “Magnificat” and “Nunc Dimittis” by M. Praetorius

The music schedule for the 10 am service during rest of November is as follows.

13 Veterans’ Day  

  • “How Great Thou Art” by S.K. Hine.  Congregation and Choir.
  • Chorale Variations on “If thou but suffer God to guide thee” by Walther. Organ music.
  • Aria on “Land of Rest” by G. Near
  • “Processional” by W. Mathias

20 Christ the King and Thanksgiving Sunday  

  • “Exsultate Justi” by J. Williams/D.& J. Perry with guest oboist Michelle Wofford

27 Advent 1  

  • “Now is the Time!”  by Richard Shephard
  • “Be ye Also Ready” by Daniel E. Gawthrop