Sunday, April 16, 2017
EASTER DAY, SUNDAY, APRIL 16 †
Music for Easter Day
Prix fixe brunch at Inside Park
8 am: Eucharist with Hymns
9 and 11 am Festival Choral Eucharist in the Church *
(no tickets required, but come early to get a seat)
The Boy and Girl Choristers, St. Bart’s Singers and St. Bartholomew’s Choir Brass, timpani and combined choirs offer music to uplift the soul. Great Easter anthems and favorite hymns for congregation and choirs are sung, all with St. Bart’s incomparable Easter touches. Come early, bring a friend, share the joy. Music highlights: MacFarlane’s “Christ, our Passover,” Gabrieli’s “Maria stabat,” Vaughan Williams “Easter” (from Five Mystical Songs), Mozart’s “Missa Brevis in C Major” (“The Sparrow”), KV 220, and Bach’s “Awake, thou wintry earth.”
Easter Celebration for Children during the sermon
Children, and their parents if they would like to, are invited to a special celebration of the resurrection. Children will be escorted from the service and will rejoin their families for Communion.
Easter Egg Hunt for Toddlers during the service
Children who are in childcare will enjoy an Easter Egg Hunt enduring both services. Parents are welcome to pick up their children for Communion.
5 pm Festive Community Eucharist with Hymns in the Chapel A simple, festive contemporary Easter celebration.
* childcare available
† free parking for services