February 4th, 2024

Hymn: Te lucis ante terminum — Thomas Tallis (1505-1585)

Nunc dimittis: The Short Service – Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625)

Lord’s Prayer — John Sheppard (1515-1558)

Deo Gratias — William Byrd (1540-1623)

Votive antiphon: Ave Regina caelorum— plainsong

Hail, O Queen of Heaven.
Hail, O Lady of Angels
Hail! thou root, hail! thou gate
From whom unto the world a light has arisen:

Rejoice, O glorious Virgin,
Lovely beyond all others,
Farewell, most beautiful maiden,
And pray for us to Christ.