Indeed, what could be more charming? Unless it’s my decades-old memory of a United Church Minister in St. Albert – a small city just north of this weekend’s Grey Cup Central – and his choice of the final hymn for Grey Cup Sunday: In Christ there is no East or West.
Here’s a YouTube version that uncannily replicates the shape of that St. Albert church, and even, maybe, the Sunday. It’s the closing hymn and you can see folks putting on their winter coats and gradually bailing as the choir sings.
Here’s an unusual YouTube version with a striking arrangement and a Celtic feel to it.