Our weekly e-Hymnsing is an opportunity to get to know the hymns that we’ll sing on Sunday in advance. Includes words and links to the tunes. Continue reading
Hello everyone! Music plays an important part at St Francis – and nowhere more so than in our worship services. Our hymns and songs are chosen each week to reflect the readings from the lectionary, especially the Gospel reading. This means that the words are chosen to help you worship more meaningfully. However, I am … Continue reading
It was a lazy Sunday picnic lunch in the beautiful gardens of St Francis, with the mellow sounds of the Symphonic Wind Band of the Johannesburg Youth Orchestra to entertain. Very chilled!
Each week, the readings chosen from the lectionary and the Sunday in the church’s calendar determine the theme for that particular Sunday. Our words of the hymns we sing are carefully chosen to support that theme. Please click on the picture above to see the hymns we will be singing on Sunday (at the 7.30 … Continue reading
St Francis Music presents A Picnic Concert with the Johannesburg Youth Orchestra Following their successful concert last year, The Johannesburg Youth Orchestra will again entertain us with their unique brand of youthful verve. Join us for a picnic lunch and great entertainment in the lovely grounds of St Francis and bask in the melodies and … Continue reading
Please click on picture on the left to access the pew leaflet for Sunday 3 May 2015.
CHORAL EVENSONG on Sunday 10th May at 17.30 at St.Francis Anglican Church, Parkview Come and listen to the beautiful music of Sergei Rachmaninov, Peter Klatzow and Felix Mendelssohn Evening Prayer or Evensong is a service found in the Anglican church that occurs late in the afternoon or early evening. It is either a completely spoken … Continue reading
St Francis Music Director, Ruth Coggin, has expressed her thanks to Radio Today, a community station serving the north of Joburg, and the Rosebank and Killarney Gazette, for their assistance in publicising St Francis programmes. “The recent presentation by the St Francis Singers of words and music on the Crucifixion of Christ, attracted a very … Continue reading