Preacher: The Rt Rev'd Michael Colclough
Readings: Acts 1: 1-11, Luke 24: 44-53
Introit: O taste and see - Vaughan Williams
Mass Setting: Missa Ascendens Christus in Altum by Victoria
Anthem: God is gone up with a merry noise - Croft
Forty Days after the Resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, the Bible (in the Acts of the Apostles) records that Jesus ascended into heaven in the presence of the eleven disciples.
This service will be led by Bishop Michael Colclough, and Fr Larry Galon will be commissioned as Filipino Chaplain for the Diocese of London.
All are welcome to attend this festival Sung Eucharist for Ascension Day, which will be followed by fireworks, food and wine.
Music with the St John’s Choral and Organ scholar, led by the Director of Music Tom Primrose.