Tag Archives: Choral Evensong

I Had No Internet!

It’s been a while since I was able to post up my photos of the day! Sorry also that I could not finish my Lenten Bible readings with you – handwritten now so I’m not going to type them up. … Continue reading

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St David’s Day

John 7:24 Do not judge by appearances, but judge with right judgement. I attended a lovely service of Choral Evensong in the university chapel on my first St David’s Day in Wales. The verse from John’s Gospel, read by one … Continue reading

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God in Music and Silence

I’ve been watching the BBC’s 1995 “The Choir” series, based on the novel by Joanna Trollope. Anthony Way sounds marvelous (below is his Panis Angelicus), the sounds are beautiful, and the music is a brilliant escape from all the noise … Continue reading

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The Clamour is Silenced

First day of my retreat in Salisbury. Ahhhhhhhh… breathing deeply. Feels good to be here. Resting up. Just back from Choral Evensong! 🙂 A visiting choir (Amici Coro) were there, and I sat up in the choir stalls like I … Continue reading

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Choral Evensong

On this Sunday, my second day in Durham, I took myself over to Durham Cathedral (after receiving communion there yesterday) for Choral Evensong. After listening many, many times to Choral Evensong on BBC Radio 3, I was very excited. And … Continue reading

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Bless our Faith, and our Dreams

Choral Evensong tonight from BBC Radio 3 has given me a great sense of peace after an incredibly long day of studying. Hymns, readings and prayers have allowed me to meditate, to contemplate, and to appreciate the times of stillness … Continue reading

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Exams Approaching

Re-reading Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (no.3) this evening I felt slightly better when I was reminded that even in the wizarding world full of possibility and inspiring theology, the characters have to revise like me… Even the … Continue reading

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