Welcome to Saint Clement's Church
- Philadelphia

Fr. Richard C. Alton

From the Rector, The Rev'd Richard C. Alton:

We welcome you to St Clement's Episcopal Church. Our worship is Anglo-Catholic, our music and liturgy traditional – and spectacular. Our growing outreach flows from the Mass, the preaching and teaching of the Gospel, the daily Divine Office. We welcome people of all colors, male & female, straight & gay, single & married with children, rich & poor. So you qualify! No matter who you are, you belong here.

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April 02, 2015

Maundy Thursday

7:00 pm  High Mass with Mandatum (Washing of Feet), Procession to the Altar of Repose, Stripping of the Altars, Watch Before the Blessed Sacrament - until midnight

Missa ‘Pange Lingua’, Josquin des Prez
Christus factus est, Felice Anerio
Ave verum corpus, Richard Dering
Ubi caritas, Maurice Duruflé
O Lamm Gottes, unschuldig, Johann Sebastian Bach

April 03, 2015

Good Friday

12:00 Noon  Mass of the Pre-Sanctified and Veneration of the Relic of the True Cross
Confessions before and after the Liturgy

St. John Passion, Tomás Luis de Victoria
Reproaches, Victoria
Ave verum corpus, Richard Dering
Crucifixus, Antonio Lotti

April 04, 2015

Easter Vigil & First High Mass of Easter

4:00 pm  Easter Vigil & First High Mass of Easter

Sicut Cervus, Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
Kyrie eleison, Missa ‘Lux et origo’
Mass in D Major, Antonin Dvorak
Christus resurgens ex mortuis, Gregorio Allegri
Toccata on’ O Filii et filiae’, Lynnwood Farnam

April 05, 2015

Easter Day

8:00 am  Low Mass

10:30 am  Rosary

11:00 am  Solemn High Mass & Procession


Vidi Aquam, Tomás Luis de Victoria
Mass in D Major, Antonin Dvorak
Victimae Paschali, Victoria
Christus resurgens ex mortuis, Gregorio Allegri
Regina Coeli, Pietro Mascagni
Sarabande for the Morning of Easter, Herbert Howells
Toccata, from Symphony V, Charles Marie Widor

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Bach @ 7 concert at St. Clement’s

Wed. April 8  -  7:00 pm

Two sumptuous Alto Cantatas BWV53 and BWV170, performed by special guest Jacqueline Horner-Kwiatek, a member of America's most popular early music group Anonymous 4.  Also J.S. Bach’s Concerto for Oboe and Violin BWV1060, with our own Geoffrey Burgess and Rebecca Harris.The…

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