Services in December

There will be no weekday Masses for St Stephen, St John or Holy Innocents at St Michael’s – you might like to try the Cathedral, and St David’s Church will have Holy Communion on Thursday 27th Dec at 10.30am.

And the final Service of 2018 will be Sun 30 Dec, Christmas I. 11am Sung Mass. Hymns: 25: 39: 42. Setting: Merbecke/Shaw. Motet: The Holy Boy, John Ireland (sing by Tasha Goldsworth).

Regular times:- Sunday Sung Mass 11am. Choir Practice 7-8.30pm Tuesdays – new singers always welcome. Vespers is sung Tuesdays & Thursdays at 6pm. Matins & Low Mass take place Wednesdays at 9.30/10am.


 Sun 2 Dec, 11am. Advent Sunday. Sung Mass. Litany in Procession. Missa Brevis, Lotti. Matin Responsory, Palestrina.

N.B. No Evensong Sun 2 Dec.

Sun 9 Dec, Advent II. 11am Sung Mass, Dorian Mode, Tallis. People Look East, Trad.

Sun 9 Dec, 6pm Advent Procession & Carol Service. From Darkness to Light. Great O Antiphons. O Come Emmanuel.

Thurs 13 Dec, 7.30pm. Exeter Swedish Choir Santa Lucia Celebrations – All welcome.

Sun 16 Dec, Advent III, Gaudete Sunday. 11am Sung Mass. Phrygian Mode, Wood. Rejoice in the Lord always, Anon.

Sun 16 Dec, 6pm at St David’s Church. Carol Service.

Sat 22 Dec, 9am. Men’s Breakfast at The Imperial.

Sun 23 Dec, Advent IV. 11am Sung Mass. Missa Brevissima, Casciolini. Ave Maria, Arcadelt.

Mon 24 Dec. Christmas Eve. 11.30pm. Midnight Mass of the Nativity & Blessing of the Crib. Sumsion in F. O magnum mysterium, Keitch. At 11pm, the Choir will sing Carols from the Gallery or on Mt Dinham.

Tues 25 Dec. Christmas Day. N.B. 10.30am (Turkey time!). Sung Mass of the Nativity & Prayers at the Crib. Merbecke/Shaw. In dulci jubilo, Praetorius.


St Michael and All Angels’ Church, Dinham Road, Mount Dinham, Exeter, EX4 4EB