Music

Music is an important part of St Mary’s. We have a choir who sing Hymns and sometimes an anthem at the Sunday services. The music at the Sunday service is quite “traditional”, we have hymns and some parts of the service are sung too.

Upcoming music

  • Hymns for 2nd Sunday before Lent, 4th February

    Hymns: (from ‘Ancient & Modern New Standard’ the red book) 199 – Immortal, invisible 180 – Thou, whose almighty word 106 – Lord of beauty, thine the splendour 349 – Come, risen Lord 105 – All creatures of our God and King Anthem: O thou the central orb – Wood

  • Advent Carol Service

    Clitheroe Christians in Partnership Advent Carol Service at St. Mary Magdalene’s Sunday, December 3rd at 6.30 pm Come and join members of all the Clitheroe churches for a service of music and readings to mark the beginning of Advent. Service themes: 1.The Message of Advent  2.The Word of God 3. The Prophetic Call 4. The Christ Bearer Congregational hymns: Come, ...

  • A Hymn for Saint Cecilia – Herbert Howells

    St. Cecilia’s day is the 22nd November, and on Sunday 26th November St Mary’s choir will be celebrating this by singing ‘A Hymn to Saint Cecilia’ set by Herbert Howells during the morning service. Saint Cecilia is the patron saint of music, it is written that as the musicians played at her wedding she ‘sang in ...