Community

Men’s Breakfast


Community, Music
Men’s Breakfast
27
Jan
2018

Next Meeting will be Saturday 27th January. probably at the Farmers’ Union for a Brunch from 9.30am or so – look out for more details in our churches. As usual the 4th Saturday of the month. So next month’s likely date is Sat 24th Feb. An Open Invitation to the men…

Stay & Play – St Stephen’s Church


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Stay & Play – St Stephen’s Church
3
Feb
2018

We are delighted to advertise the monthly Saturday “Stay and Play” sessions at St Stephen’s Church on Exeter High Street. If you need a break from shopping with the kids -  parents, grandparents or careers are invited to come and stay with your children. Play, stories & craft activities. Tea, Coffee &…

Shrove Tuesday Choir Practice


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Shrove Tuesday Choir Practice
13
Feb
2018

On Shrove Tuesday, 13th February 2018, there is Vespers & Meditation at 6pm, our regular weekly Choir Practice from 7pm, and by 8.30pm we hope to be cooking and eating Pancakes at the back of the Church. As always, you are most welcome to visit and join us for some or…

Ash Wednesday


Community, Music, Services
Ash Wednesday
14
Feb
2018

Ash Wednesday, the First Day of Lent, is Wednesday 14th February this year, rather trumping St Valentine’s Day. It is marked at St Michael’s both morning and evening with Mass and Imposition of Ashes. As usual on a Wednesday, Matins will be said at 9.30am followed by Low Mass at 10am. Solemn…

Past Events for Community

Parish Lunch Club


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Parish Lunch Club
18
Jan
2018

Next Monthly Parish Lunch is now arranged for the New Year. 12 noon on Thursdays 18th Janaury; taking place at  the College @34 Restaurant.  All are welcome at these friendly social gatherings over a first rate Lunch served for £10 or less. Please sign up in advance on the lists in…

New Vicar – Rev Nigel Guthrie


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New Vicar – Rev Nigel Guthrie
16
Jan
2018

On Tuesday 16th January 2018 at 7.30pm at St David’s Church, Prebendary Nigel Guthrie will become the new Vicar of our Parish of St David’s with St Michael & All Angels. We encourage you to be in place in St David’s Church by 7.15pm as the Service traditionally starts with…

Feast of the Epiphany


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Feast of the Epiphany
7
Jan
2018

The first major Festival of 2018, the Feast of the Epiphany or the Manifestation of Christ to the Gentiles (as the Book of Common Prayer has it), will be celebrated on Sunday 7th January this year. Mass will be sung at 10.45am and there will be Evensong & Benediction at 6pm…

Christmas Day


Community, Music, Services
Christmas Day
25
Dec
2017

Please join us on Christmas Day morning at 10.30am (15 minutes earlier than usual – Turkey time) for Sung Mass and Prayers at the Crib, as we greet the Baby Jesus. All are welcome. Our Celebrant & preacher is Ven David Gunn-Johnson. Music for 2017 – Hymns: 34 : 33 :…

Midnight Mass


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Midnight Mass
24
Dec
2017

Visitor or regular, you will be most welcome to join us at 11pm on Christmas Eve as the Choir sings Carols from the West Gallery, or at 11.30pm for the start of our joyful Midnight Mass of the Nativity of our Lord Jesus Christ. Sung Mass and Blessing of the Crib,…

Christingle at St David’s


Community, Music, Services
Christingle at St David’s
24
Dec
2017

For a child friendly Christingle Service and Nativity tableau at 4pm on Christmas Eve, Sunday 24th December, visit our partner church, St David’s on Hele Road/Queen’s Terrace. All are most welcome to come and enjoy a moment of rest and reflection on the Christmas story. Following the Transformation Project building work,…

Advent 2017


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Advent 2017
24
Dec
2017

A Summary of our Sunday Services during December 2017. Traditional liturgy, fine music, friendly fellowship – all welcome, please join us. Journey with us towards Christmas as we light the Candles of the Advent Wreath and sing the great hymns of the season. Sunday 24th December, Advent IV. Sung Mass at 10.45am.…

Advent Procession and Carol Service


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Advent Procession and Carol Service
10
Dec
2017

The Advent Procession on Sunday 10th December at 6pm uses Prayers, Readings, Hymns, Carols and Candles to illuminate the plainsong Great O Antiphons, which we also hear in the  Advent Hymn “O come, O come Emmanuel”, and culminates in a choral setting of the Magnificat. The final hymn is “Lo,…

Exeter Chorale – Veni Sponsa Christi


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Exeter Chorale – Veni Sponsa Christi
9
Dec
2017

Exeter Chorale, directed by Simon Dunbavand, makes a welcome return to St Michael’s with a Tea-time Concert at 4.30pm on Saturday 9th December. The programme will showcase two glorious Masses by the great Renaissance composers Lassus (1532-94) and Palestrina (1525-94). The Motet & Mass Veni Sponsa Christi by the Italian Giovanni Pierluigi da…

YMCA – Santa Abseil


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YMCA – Santa Abseil
9
Dec
2017

Our Friends at the YMCA has asked us to advertise the Santa Abseil at Princesshay Car Park, Exeter, on Saturday 9th December – Sign up for slots between 10am and 4pm. Give the gift of a home this Christmas by getting sponsored to abseil for YMCA Exeter – or by sponsoring…