Advent Compline Recording

Advent Compline Recording

Please enjoy the recording of the Advent Sunday Compline held on Sunday, November 28th, 2021 with the quartet Illuminare: Jean Reynolds(soprano and chantress), Robby Merchant (alto and cantor), Jeff Reynolds (tenor), and Matt Reynolds (bass), with Summer Green as speaker.

Below is the Order of Compline which will help guide you through the recording:

The Advent Prose read by Summer Green

Orison: The Glory of the Father John 1:14

“The Word was made flesh and dwelt among us. We beheld the Glory of the Father, full of grace and truth.

“The Lord Almighty grant us a quiet night….etc.

Confession of Sins

Gloria Patri

Hymn: Prepare the way, O Zion, your Christ is drawing near!

2nd verse in fauxbourdon

Psalm assigned to this date:
25:1-9 harmonized setting by Henry Stonex in Anglican Chant Psalter


Into Thy hands, O Lord, I commend my spirit…

The Song of Simeon harmonized by Gibbons and V.Williams with antiphons

Apostle’s Creed


The Lord’s Prayer setting Robert Stone (1516-1613)

Prayers at Compline

Collects for Advent

Anthem: Alma Redemptoris G.P.da Palestrina (1525-1594)

Simple conclusion to Compline