The Durham Convocation Confirmation service took place at St. Joseph's Episcopal Church, with Bishop Michael Curry presiding. Heaps of thanks to the choristers from various churches around the convocation who agreed to be a part of this celebration.
As usual, the numbers are out of The Hymnal 1982.
Holy Confirmation and Eucharist: Rite II
Prelude: Komm, Heiliger Geist (BuxWV 199, Dietrich Buxtehude)
Pro: 370, I bind unto myself today (ST PATRICK'S BREASTPLATE)
Gloria: S-280 (Powell)
Psalm: Ps 4 (Simplified Anglican Chant, R.K. Kennedy)
Seq: 203, O sons and daughters, let us sing (O FILII ET FILIAE)
Offertory anthem: Come down, O Love divine (H. Tadman-Robins)
Sanctus: S-125, Community Mass (Proulx)
Lord's Prayer: chanted (S-119 in Hymnal 1982)
Fraction Anthem: S-154, New Plainsong (Hurd)
Communion Motet: Dona Nobis Pacem (H. Hopson)
Communion Hymn: 635, If thou but trust in God to guide thee (WER NUR DEN LIEBEN GOTT)
Re: 637, How firm a foundation, ye saints of the Lord (LYONS)
Postlude: Prelude and Fugue in B-flat Major (attr. J.S. Bach)
Congratulations to those from St Joseph's, St Luke's, and St Stephen's Episcopal Churches, who presented members to be Confirmed, or to be Received.