Services in October

 Regular Services at St Michael’s are -  Tuesdays 6pm, Plainsong Vespers & Meditation. 7pm, Choir Practice.

Wednesdays 9.30, Matins. 10am, Low Mass.  Thursdays, 6pm, Plainsong Vespers & Meditation

Also Thursdays, 10.30am, Holy Eucharist at St David’s Church.

Tue 22 Oct, 7pm for 7.30. Deanery Synod Meeting at St James’ Church, Mount Pleasant. Main Topic – Music & Psalms in Worship, led by Canon James Mustard, Cathedral Precentor. Open to all.

Sun 27 Oct Saints Simon & Jude, Apostles. 11am Mass. Fr Nigel Guthrie & Howard Friend, Reader. Hymns:195: 214: 359. Mass in A minor, Casciolini. Give us the wings of faith, Bullock.

Sat 2 Nov, 7.30pm at St David’s Church. An Evening of Poetry & Music. Tickets £12, including canapés & drink.

Sun 3 November, All Saints. 11am Mass. Fr Dominic. Hymns 197: 226: 396. Missa ‘O quam gloriosum’, Luis de Victoria. Justorum animae, Stanford. 12noon Bountiful Table.

6pm All Souls’ Requiem Mass. Celebrant Fr Nigel. Setting: Missa pro defunctis, Casciolini.


Sat 5 October. Visit to Tyntesfield, National Trust property, former home of William Gibbs. We will sing Evensong in the splendid Chapel there at 3pm.Tallis Canon, If ye love me & Canticles. Ps 29. Reading Responses. Locus oste, Bruckner.

Sun 6 Oct, Harvest Festival 11am. Choral Mass. Fr Dominic Cyrus. Hymns:259: 262: 493. Mass in F, Sumsion. Motet:Thou visitest the earth, Greene. Bountiful Table of Baking, Preserves & Produce at 12noon.

6pm Choral Evensong & Benediction. Fr Nigel Guthrie. Responses: Reading. Psalm 142. Hymn 205. Canticles: Tallis Short Service. Anthem: Locus Iste, Bruckner O salutaris: 269. Tantum Ergo: 268.

Tue 8 Oct, 5.30pm at Exeter Cathedral. Choral Evensong with Dedication of Memorial to St Wilfrid’s Community.

Sun 13 Oct, Trinity XVII. 11am Sung Mass Celebrant Fr Nigel Guthrie & Preacher Bill Pattinson.. Hymns 324: 439: 445. Missa Lauda Sion, Palestrina. Motet: Ave verum corpus, Pearsall.

Wed 16 Oct, 7.30pm. St Michael’s Lecture. Prof James Clark. Re-thinking the Dissolution of the Monasteries. Author of several studies on late mediaeval religion and culture, Prof Clark was consultant for the BBC TV series, Tudor Abbey Farm.

Sun 20 Oct, Trinity XVIII. 11am Mass. Fr Dominic Cyrus. Hymns 440: 310: 358. :4-part Mass, Byrd. Hear my prayer O Lord, Purcell.


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