The Order of Service : Victory in Europe Sunday : 10th May 2020

Words from the North Inch, Perth
as we gather to remember with humility Victory in Europe Seventy-Five years ago and to honour all who fought and died and those who came home.

Organ Introit : Nimrod from Enigma Variations: Sir Edward Elgar 

Introduction from the Memorial to the 51st Highland Division, the North Inch, Perth 

The Call to Worship : Sentences from Ecclesiasticus 

Paraphrase 18 

Peace by George Herbert : 1593 - 1633
Dr Diana Murdoch


The Flowers of the Forest : The Pipes of Major Andrew Potter lead us into

The Tribute to the Millions

Words of Laurence Binyon spoken by Major Tony Crease MBE BEM
They shall grow not old as we that are left grow old.
Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.
At the going down of the sun and in the morning,
we will remember them,

All : We will remember them.

The Last Post



The Words of Sir Winston Spencer Churchill spoken on 8th May 1945
Sir Melville Jameson KCVO CBE

Eternal Father, strong to save

The First Epistle of St Paul to the Corinthians Chapter 13
The Provost of Perth and Kinross : Mr Dennis Melloy

Pie Jesu : Gabriel Fauré: sung by Michelle Campbell

The Gospel According to St John Chapter 15 verses 9 – 17
The Lord Lieutenant of Perth and Kinross : Mr Stephen Leckie

Hymn : I vow to thee, my country 

The Sermon

Prayers : The Lord’s Prayer: The Prayer of St Ignatius Loyola

Hymn : Jerusalem

The Benediction 

The National Anthem