Services

Sundays after Trinity VI – X


Music, Services
Sundays after Trinity VI – X
22
Jul
2018

Ordinary Time rolls on, or Sundays after Trinity in old money for the Plainsong Propers that choir and congregation sing at the Introit, Gradual, Offertory & Communion in the Mass. Here are the dates and music for Sundays VI – X after Trinity this year, 2018. We hope you can join…

Sundays in August


Music, Services
Sundays in August
5
Aug
2018

We scale back a little over August. with the holiday season.  Tuesday & Thursday Vespers take a break in August. Tuesday 7pm Choir Practices from 31 July to 21 August will now continue as we have important music in September for Nativity of BVM and Michaelmas to prepare, but will be…

Open Days September 2018


Community, Lectures, Music, Services
Open Days September 2018
8
Sep
2018

As we approach our 150th Anniversary, St Michael’s Church on Mount Dinham will be open to visitors all day on the following 4 dates (times provisional). Saturday 8th September the Church will be open from 8am-6pm.  This is the day of the Annual Ride & Stride sponsored event for Devon Historic…

Past Events for Services

Choral Evensong – July


Music, Services
Choral Evensong – July
1
Jul
2018

Sunday 1st July, Trinity V,  6pm Choral Evensong and Benediction. First Sunday of the month, please support our service of BCP Evensong with Benediction. Competent singers are welcome to join us to rehearse the music at 4.45pm. Choral Evensong led by Rev Alison Whiting. Responses: Byrd. Psalm 53. Office Hymn 253.…

Trinity I – V 2018


Music, Services
Trinity I – V 2018
1
Jul
2018

The Liturgical Year enters Ordinary Time. At St Michael’s we use Sundays after Trinity to keep in step with the Plainsong Propers that choir and congregation sing at the Introit, Gradual, Offertory and Communion points in the Mass. Here are the dates and music for the first five Sundays after Trinity…

Music Sunday


Community, Music, Services
Music Sunday
17
Jun
2018

Sunday 17th June is designated by the Royal School of Church Music (RSCM) as Music Sunday, and our 11am Mass will feature music a little more elaborate than usual. Hymns 336 : 420 : 368. Introit: Cantate Domino, Pitoni. Setting: Missa Brevis in D, Mozart. Motet: Insanae et Vanae Curae, Haydn. We…

Choral Evensong for June


Music, Services
Choral Evensong for June
3
Jun
2018

Please join us on Sunday 3rd June at 6pm for Choral Evensong & Benediction. Reading Responses; Psalm 35; Hymn 247; Gibbons Short Service Mag & Nunc; Anthem, Almighty & everlasting God, also by Orlando Gibbons. Led by Rev Alison Whiting.  Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament will be led by Fr Christopher…

Corpus Christi


Community, Music, Services
Corpus Christi
31
May
2018

Thursday 31st May, 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. Hymns: 302…

Trinity Sunday


Music, Services
Trinity Sunday
27
May
2018

Sunday 27th May at 11am, we celebrate the core Christian insight into the nature of God, the Holy Trinity; Father, Son & Holy Spirit. Creator, Redeemer, & Inspirer. Our Celebrant is Fr Nigel Guthrie and Preacher is Rev Alison Whiting. Three Persons, One God – not a logical or mathematical puzzle…

Whitsunday-Pentecost


Music, Services
Whitsunday-Pentecost
20
May
2018

Sunday 20th May at 11am, Sung Mass for Pentecost Sunday. 50 days after Easter, we recall the sending of the Holy Spirit on the first disciples and the preaching of Peter which peoples understood in their varied languages. Fr Christopher Durrant is our Celebrant and Preacher. Our Music is the tuneful…

Sunday after Ascension


Community, Music, Services
Sunday after Ascension
13
May
2018

Sunday 13th May, Sung Mass at 11am for Easter 7, the Sunday after Ascension. Hymns from New English Hymnal are 165 : 296 : 214.  The Mass Setting is by Charles Wood (1866-1926) in the Dorian Mode, and the Motet “God is gone up” by Arthur Hutchings (1906-89). The Celebrant…

Matins – Exeter Pride


Community, Music, Services
Matins – Exeter Pride
12
May
2018

Saturday 12th May sees the Annual Exeter Pride Day organised by the city’s LGBTQ+ communities. At St Michael’s at 9.30am there will once again be Sung Matins to which we welcome all, of any faith or none, who want to show solidarity and to pray before the Parade.  If you wish…

Ascension Day


Music, Services
Ascension Day
10
May
2018

Thursday 10th May, 40 days after Easter, we celebrate the Ascension of our Lord Jesus Christ into Heaven. At 7.30am, we have Ascension Day Matins. Plainsong Matins is sung from the West Gallery ending with Hymn 130 “Hail the Day that sees him rise!”. This is followed by Breakfast. At 6pm Plainsong…