Sunday, 14 February 2021 | Exeter College Chapel, Oxford

Thank you for joining us for this service of choral evensong. Due to the national lockdown, the music is drawn from the Choir's recording archive, and several pieces have been recorded and edited together from isolation during this past week. The order of service can be found here.

0:00 Bell

0:22 Voluntary: Arabesque, Vierne


6:19 Hymn: Love Divine, All Loves Excelling (recorded in isolation)

10:24 Preces, Sumsion


11:38 Psalm 111, Plainchant


14:58 First Lesson: Genesis 9. 8–17


16:40 Magnificat ‘Collegium Regale’, Howells


22:20 Second Lesson: 1 Corinthians 13


24:37 Nunc dimittis ‘Collegium Regale’, Howells


30:05 Responses, Sumsion


33:57 Hymn: Come Down, O Love Divine


38:00 Sermon: Love, James Chegwidden


47:13 Anthem: Ubi caritas, Duruflé (recorded in isolation)


49:20 Prayers


56:34 Hymn: Lead Us, Heavenly Father


1:00:05 Voluntary: Praeludium in G, Hensel




In this service:

Officiant: The Rev'd Andrew Allen

Assisted by The Rev’d Canon Dr Margaret Whipp

Preacher: James Chegwidden

Prayers: Richard Washington

Readers: James Green, Marguerite Dupree


Exeter College Choir

Conductor: Christopher Holman

Organ: Miles Swinden, Christopher Holman

Soloist (Nunc dimittis): David Crispin