The monthly series of Choral Evensong services at St.Peter’s Episcopal Church in Ladue continues on Sunday, November 13.
At 5:00 p.m. Scott Roberts, the Assistant Organist of St. Peter’s,
will play a pre-service Organ Recital on the three-manual Mander organ
in the church.
Choral Evensong will begin at 5:30 p.m. This service, which includes
music from the English Tudor period, will utilize the four-stop Mander
Introit: O Lord, I lift my heart to thee – Gibbons
Psalms 19, 46: Walmisley, Luther
Canticles: Byrd Second Service
Anthem: Prevent us, O Lord – Byrd
Evensong, a traditional service of scripture, prayer, and music in the
evening has been sung in the Anglican church for centuries. It has
been offered regularly at St. Peter’s for a quarter century. Ample
parking is available around the church, and all are most welcome at
this recital and service.