Tag Archives: Sine Nomine

Music Notes | Third Sunday of Easter

The early Christian hymn ‘Gloria in excelsis Deo’ became a part of Morning Prayer on Sundays and other feasts in the  by the fourth century, a position it has retained in the Eastern Church. In the West, by contrast, it … Continue reading

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Music Notes | All Saints’ Day

William Walsham How was a Church of England priest and later bishop in the East End of London, where he became known for his work among the poor in the 1880s. He published a Commentary on the Gospels, a manual … Continue reading

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Music Notes | Third Sunday After Pentecost

Sunday’s Epistle (Romans 6.1–11) comprises St Paul’s fine meditation upon Christ’s death and resurrection and our participation in it through baptism: a text quoted repeatedly in the Prayer Book (it is part of the canticle ‘Christ our Passover’; parts of … Continue reading

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