Events

Men’s Breakfast


Community, Music
Men’s Breakfast
23
Sep
2017

Saturday 23 September at 9am, again at the Imperial on New North Road, for the next monthly Men’s Breakfast; as usual the 4th Saturday of the month. An Open Invitation to the men of St David’s and St Michael’s, and any other male friends, to meet together for a hearty cooked…

Sundays after Trinity XII – XV


Music, Services
Sundays after Trinity XII – XV
24
Sep
2017

Here’s a summary of our Sunday Services for September 2017. Thanks to Organist, Dr Nigel Browne, for the provisional Music List. We will try to continue to produce music for the liturgy as best we can. Sun 24 Sept, Trinity XV, 10.45am Sung Mass. Fr Christopher Durrant as celebrant and Bill…

St Michael’s Lecture – Paradoxes with Dr Felix Flicker


Lectures, Music
St Michael’s Lecture – Paradoxes with Dr Felix Flicker
27
Sep
2017

Wednesday 27th September at 7.30pm, St Michael’s Lectures are excited to welcome Dr Felix Flicker to talk on “Paradoxes: Jokes, Riddles, Zen Buddhist Kohns, and some Questions in Theoretical Physics” – Entertaining, Educational, Accessible. Please see the Press Release linked below. Felix Flicker is the Astor Junior Research Fellow of Physics…

Michaelmas 2017


Community, Music, Services
Michaelmas 2017
29
Sep
2017

“Expecto Patronum!” Yes, Friday 29th September is Michaelmas, our Patronal Festival and there is Solemn Sung Mass with Procession at 7.30pm. ‘Solemn’ just means with incense, full vestments & meaningful Liturgy, and this joyful service will be followed by a Party with Prosecco & Nibbles; we celebrate 149 years of worship,…

Sundays after Trinity XVI – XX


Music, Services
Sundays after Trinity XVI – XX
1
Oct
2017

Here’s a summary of our Sunday Services for October 2017. We will try to continue to provide fine music for the liturgy as best we can in these difficult times. Sunday 1 October, Trinity XVI, Feast of Dedication, 10.45am Sung Mass. Curate Fr Christopher Durrant as our Celebrant & Preacher. Also…

Monthly CBS Plainsong Mass


Music, Services
Monthly CBS Plainsong Mass
10
Oct
2017

Once a month the regular Tuesday and Thursday 6pm Service of Plainsong Vespers & Silent Meditation is replaced by a Plainsong Mass for the Confraternity of the Blessed Sacrament. Founded in 1862 as part of the Catholic Revival in the Church of England, the aim of CBS is to be…

Reading Group – Egeria


Lectures, Music
Reading Group – Egeria
11
Oct
2017

In lieu of a St Michael’s Lecture this month, we have an October Reading Group @ St Michael’s. For 3 Wednesdays 11th, 18th & 25th October, Oliver Nicholson will lead evening sessions at St Michael’s Church exploring of the writings of Egeria, an Early Christian Pilgrim. Egeria was a religious lady who…

Vocations 18-30 Gathering


Community, Lectures, Music, Services
Vocations 18-30 Gathering
16
Oct
2017

In the Function Room at The Imperial, New North Road, Exeter, EX4 4AH, at 7.30pm on Monday 16th October. A Diocese of Exeter event for anyone aged 18-30 who may be wondering if God could be calling them to explore Ordained Ministry in the Church of England.  Evangelicals, Radicals, Anglo-Catholics or…

Past Events

Heritage Open Sunday 2017


Community, Music, Services
Heritage Open Sunday 2017
10
Sep
2017

The Church is open on Sunday 10th Sept from 10am to 5pm, and from 3pm-5pm we shall be offering Cream Teas for £4 as a fund-raiser for Church upkeep.  You can also explore our Heritage Exhibition and try a supervised Pipe Organ Taster Session. Sunday 10th September, please join us at…

Heritage Open Days 2017


Community, Lectures, Music
Heritage Open Days 2017
9
Sep
2017

Saturday 9th September, join us at St Michael’s for the annual celebration of England’s fantastic architecture and culture for the national Heritage Open Days.  All are warmly invited to visit and view this Victorian Gothic gem on Mount Dinham just outside the City Walls across the Iron Bridge. The Church will be open…

Crematorium – Service of Remembrance


Community, Music, Services
Crematorium – Service of Remembrance
2
Sep
2017

Fr Christopher has been asked to publicise the Annual Service of Remembrance at Exeter & Devon Crematorium, which takes place this year at 2pm on Saturday 2nd September. All are welcome, but especially any who have been bereaved and used the Crematorium in recent years. And there is an invitation to…

Sundays after Trinity IX – XI


Music, Services
Sundays after Trinity IX – XI
27
Aug
2017

Completing the current Music List with more Sundaes after Trinity. Sunday 27th August Trinity XI. 10.45am Mass. Hymns: 467 : 297 : 272. Setting: Mass in F, and Motet: Holy is the True Light, both by Sir William Harris (1883-1973). Celebrant & preacher Fr Nigel Mason, Hospiscare chaplain. Holy is the true light…

Parish Lunch Club


Community, Music
Parish Lunch Club
24
Aug
2017

Just noticed the next monthly Parish Lunch is at 12.30pm on Thursday 24th August; it will take place at The Imperial, on New North Road, beyond Exeter College from St David’s Church (because the College @34 Restaurant is closed out-of-term). In view if the short notice, please contact Sue Wilson…

Sundays after Trinity VI – VIII


Music, Services
Sundays after Trinity VI – VIII
6
Aug
2017

Sunday 6th August Trinity VIII becomes Feast of the Transfiguration this year. 10.45am Mass. Hymns: 433 : 338 : 234. Setting: Missa Brevissima, by Casciolini. Motet: O Nata Lux de Lumine, by Tallis. Celebrant & Preacher, Prebendary Francis Coles. 6pm Choral Evensong and Benediction. Responses: Smith. Psalm: 80. Office Hymn: 248.…

Parish Quiet Day


Community, Lectures, Music, Services
Parish Quiet Day
22
Jul
2017

On Saturday 22nd July from 10am to 4pm at Mill House Retreat House, a Quiet Day led by Bishop Martin Shaw. “Me – the Face of Christ?” Where?  Mill House Retreat House, Rocknell Manor Farm, Westleigh, Nr Tiverton, Devon EX16 7ES. Cost?  £15 per person, including a light soup lunch. Spaces are limited……

Concert – Choir of St James the Greater


Community, Music
Concert – Choir of St James the Greater
20
Jul
2017

Thursday 20 July at 7.30pm for a Concert of Church Music by the well-known Choir of St James the Greater from Leicester. “A choral Pilgrimage – From Advent to Michaelmas.” Please support – This excellent church choir is calling in at St Michael’s as part of their Summer Tour including Tewkesbury,…

St Michael’s Lecture – the Body Beautiful?


Community, Lectures, Music
St Michael’s Lecture – the Body Beautiful?
19
Jul
2017

Wednesday 19th July at 7.30pm: St Michael’s Lectures welcomes the Reverend Glen C. Graham, Minister of Cullompton Baptist Church, to talk on “Building the body Beautiful, a vision of a perfectly imperfect Church.” Revd Glen Graham is Chair of Churches for All, a national organisation which offers coordination for disability initiatives,…

Hillwood Singers at Exeter Cathedral


Music, Services
Hillwood Singers at Exeter Cathedral
16
Jul
2017

Members of St Michael’s Church Choir are delighted to join again with Bob Parrish and the Hillwood Singers from Florida, and Organist Neil Page, to sing the Services as Visiting Choir in Residence at Exeter Cathedral from Thursday 13th to Sunday 16th July.  Sunday Eucharist at 10am and Evensong at…