Wed, Sep 14|
St. Agatha-St. James Church
Choral Evensong: Feast of the Holy Cross
Vespers for the feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross
Time & Location
Sep 14, 2022, 7:00 PM
St. Agatha-St. James Church, 3728 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
About the event
On Wednesday, September 14 at 7pm, there will be a solemn choral Evensong according to the Ordinariate's Divine Office to celebrate the Exaltation of the Holy Cross. The event is co-sponsored by the Durandus Institute for Sacred Liturgy & Music and the Collegium Institue for Catholic Thought & Culture. St. Agatha-St. James Church is home to the Newman Center for the University of Pennsylvania and Drexel University: the first Newman Center established in the United States.
Featured music: Magnificat & Nunc dimittis from Short Service--Orlando Gibbons
Psalmody in Anglican chant
Phos hilaron--Sir John Stainer
Officiant: Fr. Armando Alejandro, Jr.
Homilist: Fr. Matthew Hummel