Psalm 118, Easter Sunday 5 Apr 15

Visitors to ancient cities like York enjoy discovering quaint and remote features: the Shambles; archaeological remains of successive eras under the cathedral; hidden misericordiae within, saints and gargoyles without. The Shambles area provides just a hint of the chaotic life in early times; narrow alleys, stalls, clamour, smells and all sorts of behaviour, seen and unseen. Fairness … Continue reading Psalm 118, Easter Sunday 5 Apr 15

Psalm 22, 18 April 14

Good Friday is traditionally and appropriately a minimalist quiet moment of reflection. As we saw last Sunday this psalm text, a harbinger of the dark moments in the story of Jesus, captures the mood perfectly. The setting will be that by Christopher Willcock in Together in Song No 9. Psalm South Singers: there's some nice harmonies in the … Continue reading Psalm 22, 18 April 14