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Live: George H.W. Bush state funeral

(Source: YouTube.com)



Former President George H.W. Bush will be honored with a state funeral that will include current and former presidents and world leaders to mark the life of the 41st President. The event is to begin at around 11:00 AM ET.

Approximate schedule of events:

Organ prelude
George Fergus (Organist, Washington National Cathedral)

Musical Prelude
“Nocturne,” The United States Marine Orchestra
“Lay me Low,” The Armed Forces Chorus
“Our Town,” The United States Marine Orchestra
“My Song in the Night,” The Armed Forces Chorus
“Hymn to the Fallen” & “America the Beautiful,” The Armed Forces Chorus and The United States Marine Orchestra

Musical Honors
“Four Ruffles and Flourishes,” “Hail to the Chief,” and “For All the Saints,” The United States Coast Guard Band

The Reception of the Body
The Most Reverend Michael Bruce Curry, Presiding Bishop and Primate, The Episcopal Church and The Right Reverend Mariann Edgar Budde, Bishop, the Episcopal Diocese of Washington

Introit
“My house shall be called a house of prayer,” The Cathedral Choir
The Anthems in Procession
The Reverend Dr. Russell Levenson, Jr., Rector, St. Martin’s Episcopal Church, Houston

Hymn
“Praise, my soul, the King of Heaven”
The Collect for Burial
The Very Reverend Randolph Marshall Hollerith, Dean, Washington National Cathedral

The First Reading
Isaiah 60:1-5, 18-20, Lauren Bush Lauren & Ashley Walker Bush

Tribute
Jon Meacham, presidential historian and author

Anthem
“The King of love my shepherd is,” The Cathedral Choir

The Second Reading
Revelation 21:1-4, 23-25, Jenna Bush Hager

Tribute
Brian Mulroney, former Prime Minister of Canada

Tribute
Alan Simpson, former United States senator, Wyoming

Anthem
“Last full measure of devotion,” Ronan Tynan (soloist) & The Armed Forces Chorus and the United States Marine Orchestra

Tribute
Former President George W. Bush

Anthem
“O God, our help in ages past,” The Armed Forces Chorus with the United States Marine Orchestra

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