Oct. 22, 2012. St. Mary of the Hills Episcopal Church will celebrate the Feast of All Souls with a full choral mass featuring the Requiem in D Minor by Gabriel Faure on Sunday, Oct. 28, at 5 p.m. in the nave of the church. Requiem masses celebrate the lives of those who have died and express our hope for eternal rest for the souls of the departed.
Aug. 13, 2012. The choir of St. Mary of the Hills Episcopal Church will present “Voices for Justice: A Litany of Readings and Music” on Satuday, Aug. 18 at 5 p.m. in the nave of the church. Patterned on the familiar Lessons and Carols of the Advent season, this concert will feature readings from both scripture and secular literature that focus on issues of social justice and equality.
May 18, 2012. The choir of St. Mary of the Hills Episcopal Church will present choral Evensong on Sunday, May 27, at 5 p.m. in the nave of the church on Main Street in Blowing Rock. Service music will include the “Magnificat and Nunc dimittis” by Walmsley, as well as the Smith “Preces and Responses.” The anthem will be “I Will not Leave You Comfortless” by Everett Titcomb.