Our Eastertide journey continues for the Fifth Sunday of Easter and Mother's Day with favorite hymns, such as
Immortal, invisible, God only wise and
Praise, my soul, the King of heaven. The choir will sing John Rutter's heartwarming setting of
For the beauty of the earth, a text that reminds us—along with the day's Epistle reading—that every perfect gift of beauty and joy comes from God. It also reminds us specifically to give thanks for the joy of familial love, on this day that we celebrate all the mothers in our parish.