Ascension Day, Thursday 2 June at 6pm

This service is a eucharist.

Guest preacher: Rev David John Battrick,
Director of Newcastle School of Theology for Ministry, Diocesan Ministry Development Officer

The 40th day after Easter is observed by Harold Darke’s setting of the Communion Service in E. Composed for the Choir of King’s College, this work is Darke’s Collegium Regale, and features high, soaring passages for the choir, lush harmonies and a powerful organ accompaniment. The choir will also sing Sweelinck’s setting of the text, Viri Galilei.