Ascension Day Eucharist and Institution of the 18th Rector

May 14, 2015

Trinity celebrates the Feast of the Ascension and the day the Trinity Church building was consecrated in 1846. Sermon by the Rev. Ed Bacon of All Saints Episcopal Church in Pasadena, California.

Music by the Choir of Trinity Wall Street; Julian Wachner, conductor

Messiaen – L’ascension: II. Alléluias sereins
Finzi – God is gone up
Stanford – Coelos ascendit hodie
Messiaen – L’ascension: III. Transports de joie

At this service, the Rev. Dr. William Lupfer will be instituted as the 18th Rector of Trinity Wall Street. The Rt. Rev. Andrew Dietsche, Bishop of New York, will celebrate.