Candlemas Semester 2023

University Service

Sundays at 11.00am, St Salvator’s Chapel

Evensong

Sundays and Wednesdays at 5.30pm, St Salvator’s Chapel

Compline

Thursdays at 10pm, St Leonard’s Chapel

All services take place in St Salvator’s Chapel unless otherwise indicated.

More information on worship in St Andrews can be found on the University Chaplaincy website.

Wednesday 17 January

Antony of Egypt

5.30pm

Evensong

Responses: Leighton

Psalm: 89 (verses 1-19)

Anthem: Coventry Carol – Leighton

Sunday 21 January

Third Sunday after Epiphany; Christian Unity

11am

University Service

Introit: Ubi Caritas – Gjleilo

Psalm: 102 (verses 25-28)

Anthem: Here is the Little Door – Howells

Evensong

5.30pm

Introit: Here is the Little Door – Howells

Responses: Leighton

Psalm: 33 (verses 1-12)

Canticles: Sumsion in G

Anthem: The Spirit of the Lord – Elgar

Wednesday 24 January

Conversion of St Paul; Christian Unity

5.30pm

Evensong

Responses: Leighton

Psalm: 119 (verses 41-56)

Canticles: Collegium Regale – Howells

Anthem: Glorious in Heaven – Warlock

Sunday 28 January

Thomas Aquinas

11am

University Service

Introit: Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence – Bairstow

Psalm: 111

Anthem: Bethlehem Down – Warlock

Wednesday 31 January

Candlemas

5.30pm

Evensong

Introit: Senex Puerum Portabat á 4 – Byrd

Responses: Leighton

Psalm: 122

Canticles: Esenvalds Magnificat; Holst Nunc Dimittis

Anthem: When to the Temple Mary Went – Eccard

Sunday 4 February

University Service

11am

Introit: If Ye Love Me – Tallis

Psalm: 147: 1-11

Anthem: O thou Central Orb – Wood

No Evensong – Vivaldi Magnificat Concert with Chamber Orchestra

Wednesday 7 February

5.30pm

Evensong

Responses: Smith

Psalm: 2

Canticles: MacMillan’s Short Service

Anthem: Like as the heart desireth the waterbrooks – Howells

Sunday 11 February

11am

Sunday Before Lent

University Service

Introit: O Nata Lux – Laurisden

Psalm: 50 (Verses 1-6)

Anthem: Te Deum in B flat – Stanford

Evensong

5.30pm

Introit: O Nata Lux –Tallis

Responses: Smith

Psalm: 2

Canticles: Dyson in F

Anthem: Alleluia, I Heard A Voice – Weelkes

Wednesday 14 February

Ash Wednesday

5.30pm

Introit: Kyrie Eleison from Victoria’s Missa o quam Gloriosum

Responses: Plainsong

Psalm: 51

Canticles: Byrd’s Fauxbourdons

Anthem: In ieiunio et fletu – Tallis

Sunday 18 February

11am

First Sunday in Lent

University Service

Introit: The Lent Prose

Psalm: 25 (Verses 1-10)

Anthem: Emendemus in Melius – Byrd

Evensong

5.30pm

Introit: Through the Day Thy Love Has Spared Us – Moore

Responses: Tomkins

Psalm: 119 (Verses 17-32)

Canticles: Gabriel Jackson’s Truro Service

Anthem: Remember, Not Lord, Our Offences – Purcell

Wednesday 21 February

5.30pm

Ember Day

Responses: Tomkins

Psalm: 106 (Verses 6-24)

Canticles: Walmisley in D minor

Anthem: Lord Let Me Know Mine End – Greene

Sunday 25 February

11am

Founders and Benefactors

University Service

Introit: The Call of Wisdom – Will Todd

Psalm: 22 (Verses 23-31)

Anthem: Te Deum in G – Vaughan Williams

{No Evensong today}

Spring Vacation

Wednesday 6 March

Evensong

Responses: Tomkins

Psalm: 34

Canticles: Gibbons Second Service

Anthem: Hear My Prayer, O Lord – Purcell

Sunday 10 March

Mothering Sunday

11am

University Service

Bach: Cantata ‘Nach dir, Herr, Verlanget Mich’ BWV 150

Psalm: 107 (Verses 1-3, 17-22)

Evensong

Introit: Drop, drop slow tears – Gibbons

Responses: Tomkins

Psalm: 13

Canticles: Daniel Purcell in E minor

Wednesday 13 March

Evensong

5.30pm

Responses: Shephard

Psalm: 69 (Verses 20-22, 30-37)

Canticles: Lumsden’s Lichfield Fauxbourdons

Anthem: A Voice of One Calling – Michael Chamberlain

Wednesday 20 March

5.30

Evensong, sung by St Andrews Madrigal Group

Responses: TBC

Psalm: 104 (Verses 24-35)

Canticles: Lumsden’s Lichfield Fauxbourdons

Anthem: Mother of God, Here I Stand – Tavener

Sunday 24 March

11am

Palm Sunday

University Service

Introit: Hosanna to the Song of David – Weelkes

Psalm: 31 (Verses 9-16)

Anthem: Solus ad Victimam – Leighton

Evensong

5.30pm

Introit: Drop, Drop Slow Tears – Gibbons

Responses: Shephard

Psalm: 69 (Verses 1-14)

Canticles: Moore’s Short Service

Anthem: Lo, the Full Final Sacrifice – Finzi

Wednesday 27 March

5.30pm

Evensong

Responses: Plainsong

Psalm: 88

Canticles: Tone ii

Anthem: In the Midst of Life from Funeral Sentences – Purcell

Friday 29 March

Liturgy for Good Friday

18.15

Victoria: St John Passion

Sanders: The Reproaches

Sunday 31 March

Easter Day

11am

University Service

Introit: Dutch trad. arr. Wood: This Joyful Eastertide

Psalm: 118 (Verses 1-2, 19-29)

Anthem: Ye New Choirs of Jerusalem – Stanford

Festal Evensong

5.30pm

Introit: Dutch trad. arr. Wood: This Joyful Eastertide

Responses: Rose

Psalm: 66 (Verses 1-11)

Canticles: Howells St Pauls Service

Wednesday 3 April

5.30pm

Final Evensong

Responses: Rose

Psalm: 18 (Verses 40-51)

Canticles: Brewer in D

Anthem: Hallelujah chorus from Handel’s Messiah

Sunday 7 April

11am

Low Sunday

University Service

Introit: Peace I Leave With You – Clausen

Psalm: 133

Anthem: Now the Green Blade Riseth – arr. Lindley

{No Evensong Today}

Sunday 14 April

11am

University Service

Introit: Purest and Highest – Stanford

Psalm: 4

Anthem: My Soul, there is a Country – Parry

Sunday 21 April

11am

University Service

Introit: Jubilate Deo – Richard Michael

Psalm: 23

Anthem: Angus Dei from Mass for Double Choir – Martin

Sunday 28 April

11am

University Service

Introit: Loquebantur varis linguis – Tallis

Psalm: 22 (Verses: 23-31)

Anthem: I Saw the Lord – Stainer

Sunday 5 May

11am

University Service

Introit: Kyrie from Mass for Double Choir – Martin

Psalm: 98

Anthem: Faire is the Heaven – Harris

Choir Tour Dates:

Thursday 16 May: Concert in Metz

Friday 17 May: Concert in Bridel, Luxembourg

Saturday 18 May: Concert in Wijk Bij Duurstede, The Netherlands

Sunday 19 May: Evensong

Monday 20 May: St Salvator’s Chapel Choir return home