St. Giles' Cathedral
Commemorative - Remembrance Day 2006, 2006-11-12
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- Scope and Content:
- Order of service x 1. Introit - To thee O Lord I lift up my soul. Hymn - O praise ye the Lord, praise him in the height. Sentences Preces - O Lord open thou our lips. Bidding. Prayer and collect "O God, from whom all hloy desires, all good counsels, and all just works do proceed; give unto Thy servants that peace which the world cannot give; that both our hearts may be set to obey Thy commandments, and also that by Thee we, being defended from the fear of our enemies, may pass our time in rest and quiteness; through the merits of Jesus Christ our Saviour". 1st lesson - 2 Samuel 23, 13-17 read by Lieutenant General Sir Alaistir Irwin KCB, CBE. Psalm 46. 2nd lesson - Matthew 25, 14-29 read ny the Right Hon George Reid MSP presiding officer of the Scottish Parliament. Hymn - Father, hear the prayer we offer. Sermon - Gilleasbuig Macmillan. Anthem - "Bring us, O Lord God, at our last awakening into the house and gate of heaven; to enter into that gate, and dwell in that house, where shall be no darkness nor dazzling, but one equal light; no noise nor silence, but one equal music; no fears nor beginnings, but one equal eternity; in the habitation of thy glory and dominion, world without end. Amen." Prayers. Offering. Lord's Prayer. Paraphrase 22. Benediction. and Enclosure x 1 (Restricted) Ceremonial Instructions and Parade Format.