Community

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,…

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……

Parish Lunch Club


Community, Music
Parish Lunch Club
27
Jul
2017

The next monthly Parish Lunch is at 12 noon on Thursday 27th July; it will take place at the Farmers’ Union, Queens Terrace, by the Clock Tower (because the College @34 Restaurant is closed out-of-term). Menu available at  http://yourfriendlypubco.co.uk/Food%20Menu/Main%20Menu.pdf All are welcome at these friendly social gatherings over a first rate Lunch…

Past Events for Community

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,…

St David’s Big Bash!


Community, Music
St David’s Big Bash!
24
Jun
2017

On Saturday 24th June, St David’s Neighbourhood Partnership are holding a ‘Big Bash’ along St. David’s Hill. St David’s Primary School, the Community Centre, and St David’s Church are all adapting their summer fêtes to join in this wider community occasion, And St Michael’s will be open all day too, hopefully for a…

Exeter Chorale – Tea-time Concert


Community, Music
Exeter Chorale – Tea-time Concert
18
Jun
2017

Exeter Chorale, directed by John Draisey, makes a welcome return to St Michael’s with a Tea-time Concert at 4.30pm on Sunday 18th June. We welcome Dr Nigel Browne as our accompanist. The programme will feature a wide variety of music united by the theme of “Light” – a Little Light Music,…

Music Sunday


Community, Music, Services
Music Sunday
18
Jun
2017

Sunday 18th June is designated by the Royal School of Church Music (RSCM) as Music Sunday, and our Mass at 10.45am will feature music a little more elaborate than usual. This year we will sing the Missa Brevis ‘Laetatus Sum’ by Dr Nigel Browne; see if you can spot the themes…

Corpus Christi


Community, Music, Services
Corpus Christi
15
Jun
2017

Thursday 15th June, the Thursday after Trinity Sunday, we celebrate the Feast of Corpus Christi with Sung Mass at 7.30pm and a joyful  Procession with the Monstrance containing the Blessed Sacrament under an ornate Canopy around Mount Dinham (weather permitting) accompanied by Hymns and the scattering of flower petals. This Feast…

Cathedral – Thy Kingdom Come


Community, Music, Services
Cathedral – Thy Kingdom Come
4
Jun
2017

Pentecost Sunday 4th June 2017 from 6.30pm in Exeter Cathedral. In response to the Archbishops’ Call “#ThyKingdom_Come” to pray for better witness & evangelism in our nation, the parishes of the Diocese of Exeter are invited to join Bishop Sarah in prayer at Exeter Cathedral, with the University Chapel Choir and…

Sunday after Ascension


Community, Music, Services
Sunday after Ascension
28
May
2017

Sunday 28th May, Sung Mass at 10.45am for Easter 7, the Sunday after Ascension. Hymns from New English Hymnal are 345 : 271 : 388.  Again this week our Archbishops of Canterbury & York are asking all Christians, in the Church of England and all other Denominations, to pray for…

Men’s Breakfast


Community, Music
Men’s Breakfast
27
May
2017

Saturday 27 May at 9am at the Farmers’ Union for the next Men’s Breakfast. 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 breakfast and lively conversation. Just after the Feast of the Ascension. It would…

Rogation Sunday Procession


Community, Music, Services
Rogation Sunday Procession
21
May
2017

Rogation Sunday, 21st May, the Sunday before Ascension Day, is the traditional time for “beating the bounds” of the Parish and blessing the crops in the fields. At St Michael’s we mark the day by starting our 10.45am Mass with a procession with hymns around Mount Dinham, praying for God to…

Exevox Concert – Northern Lights


Community, Music
Exevox Concert – Northern Lights
20
May
2017

Saturday 20th May at 7.30 pm, Exevox Chamber Choir, directed by Peter Adcock, will be performing a programme of a cappella music entitled ‘Northern Lights’. “Following on from our mini-concert in October 2016 during our annual “Church Safari’, we look forward to returning to St Michael’s Church to fill the wonderful…