Thanksgiving for the lives of Michael and Nichola Colvin

The Order of Service

Romsey Abbey, 12 Noon on 31 March 2000

Music before the Service played by the Band of the Grenadier Guards
Director of Music: Lieut. Col. Philip E. Hills FLCM psm
Sibelius: Karelia Suite (Alla marcia)
Handel: Scipio
Elgar: Chanson de matin
Franck: Panis Angelicus
Mascagni: Intermezzo from Cavelleria Rusticana
Order of Service
Processional Hymn Light’s abode, celestial Salem
Welcome and Bidding Canon Neil-Crawford Jones, Vicar of Romsey
Introit Farrant: Call to remembrance, O Lord
Opening prayer Rt. Rev. Michael Scott-Joynt, Bishop of Winchester
Hymn Guide me, O thou great Redeemer
First Lesson Ecclesiastes 3 : 1 – 11
Anthem Bach: Jesu, joy of Man’s desiring
Second Lesson Romans 8 : 31 – 35 & 37 – 39
The Rt. Hon. Betty Boothroyd MP
Speaker of the House of Commons
Hymn All people that on Earth do dwell
(The Old Hundredth Psalm, arr. Vaughan Williams)
The Address Amanda Ponsonby, Arabella Gaggero and
Jamie Cayzer Colvin
Hymn Immortal, Invisible, God only wise
The Remembrance Readings and a prayer
The Prayers The Rev. Terry Hinks, URC Minister, and
Fr. Louis Catterall, RC Parish Priest
Hymn Jerusalem, arr. Parry
The Blessing Rt. Rev. Michael Scott-Joynt, Bishop of Winchester
Music after the Service
Purcell: Trumpet Tune and Air
arr. Kappey: The British Grenadiers
Kaps: The Eton Boating Song
Walton: Crown Imperial