The choral and hymn repertoire is chosen for its liturgical, seasonal, and musical sensibilities. Music and texts are selected that will primarily reflect upon scriptural texts and the liturgical season of any given service. We continue to use a variety of resources for hymnody and service music, drawing from such hymnals as the Episcopal Hymnal 1982, Wonder, Love, and Praise; Lift Every Voice and Sing, and Voices Found (hymns by women composers), and Taizé. The Liturgical Choir consists of adult choristers that offer to the parish their time, talent, and musical abilities. Their primary ministry is leading the congregational singing and providing choral music for the 11:00 am. Choral Eucharist. The Liturgical Choir also sings for special choral evensong services and the annual festive Ceremony of Lessons and Carols, and all the evening Holy Week services.
St. Christopher's is a congregation that cares about music. Christa leads the music at our 9:30 am worship Rite III Contemporary Service. This inclusive service for worshippers of all ages includes traditional hymnody, secular music, and Episcopal camp songs. During Sunday School, which we call "The Whole People of God," Christa leads a session enhancing the scripture story throu…Read More »