Solemn Vespers followed by Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament will be held at Washington’s Holy Comforter-St. Cyprian Church on Saturday, November 15, at 7:00 pm.
Father James Bradley of the Personal Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham will be the celebrant. The musical accompaniment will be Claudio Monteverdi’s 1610 Vespers, performed by the Third Practice vocal ensemble with Gregorian antiphons sung by Chorus Sine Nomine under the direction of Brian Bartoldus. Included in the program will be a newly commissioned setting of the Litany of Saints by Dr. Joshua Bornfield.
Holy Comforter-St. Cyprian Church is located on Capitol Hill at 1357 East Capitol Street.