Sunday, 17 January 2021 | Exeter College Chapel, Oxford

Thank you for joining us for this service of music, silence, and lessons in honour of the Epiphany of Christ. 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. The order of service can be found here.


0:00 Voluntary: Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern, Niels Gade

3:45 Hymn: The First Nowell

9:10 Reading: Baruch 4

10:00 Voluntary: In dulci jubilo, BuxWV 197, Buxtehude

12:57 Reading: Matthew 2

14:40 Anthem: The Three Kings, Cornelius (recorded from isolation)

17:00 Reading: Helena, E. Waugh

18:28 Hymn: Bethlehem, of Noblest cities

21:10 Reading: Mark 1

23:01 Voluntary: Gelobet seist du, Jesu Christ, BuxWV 189, Buxtehude

25:26 Reading: John 2

26:50 Hymn: Songs of Thankfulness and Praise (recorded from isolation)

31:04 Sermon: Awe, The Rev'd Canon Margaret Whipp

36:42 Anthem: The Three Kings, Dove

41:30 The Prayers

43:48 Anthem: Here is the Little Door, Howells

48:04 Hymn: As with Gladness Men of Old

51:08 The Blessing

51:33 Voluntary: Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her, BWV 606 J.S. Bach


In this service:
Officiant: The Rev'd Andrew Allen
Preacher: The Rev'd Canon Dr Margaret Whipp
Readers: Carris Jones, Ella Stadler, Barnaby Taylor, Andrew Small, Mirjam Schilling


Exeter College Chapel Choir
Conductor: Christopher Holman
Organ: Christopher Holman and Theodore Hill
Soloist: Mark IJspeert

Audio editing: Christopher Holman and Miles Swinden