Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Compline, Ancient Music for the Modern Soul

February 2 @ 9:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Compline, Ancient Music for the Modern Soul

In-person and streamed

Click here to view the streaming service.

The short service of Compline is based on the closing time of prayer in the Daily Office, or monastic cycle of prayer. It is observed in monasteries around 9:00 PM when darkness has fallen and bedtime is near.

The thoughts that inspire the prayers during Compline are the need for divine forgiveness and protection against the powers of darkness. Prayers for peace and rest are sung or chanted as night falls by an ensemble of approximately 25 accomplished a capella singers drawn from around the Central Pennsylvania region.


February 2
9:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Event Categories:


Saint James Episcopal Church
103 North Duke Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
+ Google Map
(717) 397-4858


Saint James Episcopal Church
119 North Duke Street
Lancaster, PA 17602

The Rev. David W. Peck, Rector
The Rev. Shayna Watson, Associate Rector
The Rev. Glenn Miller, Priest Associate

Weekend Services

Sunday Mass 8:30 AM
Sunday Mass 10:30 AM

The Rt. Rev. Dr. Audrey Scanlan, Bishop
Episcopal Diocese of Central Pennsylvania


Verified by MonsterInsights