Sentence Examples


  • His preaching, his catechizing of the children after evensong, and his connexion with the Bala Methodists - his wife's stepfather being a Methodist preacher - gave great offence.
  • Vespers or Evensong consists of five varying psalms, a hymn, the Magnificat (Luke i.
  • Some of the chief points of difference between this and subsequent Prayer Books were the following: Matins and Evensong began with the Lord's Prayer, and ended with the third collect; there were no alternative Psalm-canticles for Benedictus, Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis; the Athanasian Creed was introduced after the Benedictus on six festivals only, and in addition to the Apostles' Creed; the Litany was placed after the Communion service, for which an alternative title was given, viz.: " commonly called the Mass."
  • At 6.00pm there will be a service of sung evensong from the Book of Common Prayer.
  • Choral evensong from the Cathedral of the Holy Nativity, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa.

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