Category Archives: chants

Bach’s Christmas Oratorio

On Christmas Day, Chris brought us excerpts of Bach’s Christmas Oratorio to celebrate Christmas. Parts of cantatas one and two are played. Here is a podcast of one hour of the special Christmas Day Songs of Hope

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Prayers from monastery, France

Our prayers on 19Nov17 were from the Christian monastery in Barroux, France and are based on Psalm 120, 121 and 122. Our podcast is the 9am office, called Terce and goes for 11 minutes. Here is the English translation of the prayers

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25Dec16 Bach Christmas Cantata 63

BachListen again to Chris Whiting celebrating Christmas and Christs birth and presenting J S Bach Christmas Cantata 63 “Christians engrave this day” on Southern FM 88.3. The program is Songs of Hope. Chris presented this on Christmas Day 2016. The choir is Dunedin Consort. Play time is 47 minutes.

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