Serendipity: A Canterbury Tale

Serendipity…the unexpected discovery made by happenstance…we all have experienced serendipity.  Exactly 300 years ago – in 1714 – English Baptists – the people who often were considered religious outcasts in their own country – certainly non-conformists in the...

Canterbury Music

Canterbury Trip July 21-29 On July 22, members and friends of River Road Chancel Choir (and singers from Crusader and Youth Choirs) will be arriving in Canterbury, England to spend a week “in residence” at one of the most important and renowned houses of worship in...

Canterbury Countdown

Two weeks from today, over two dozen choir singers and members of their families will be taking a guided tour of Canterbury Cathedral. We will see the site of the murder of Thomas Becket, the Archbishop of Canterbury who, in 1170, was stabbed to death for standing up...

Pilgrims’ Hymn

Pilgrims’ Hymn – Stephen Paulus Recording by River Road Chancel Choir Robert Gallagher, Minister of Music Recorded on Thursday, March 20, 2014 Click arrow above to listen to Pilgrims’ Hymn.

Canterbury Trip 2014

Between July 21 and 30, 2014, members of our Chancel, Youth, and Crusader Choirs will be leading worship for Evensong and Eucharist services at Canterbury Cathedral, England. This choir residency program will allow us to immerse ourselves in the ancient daily worship...