Services in September

Hosted by: St Michael's Church and Choir

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.

Sun 29 Sept, St Michael & All Angels. 11am – Fr Nigel Guthrie. Introit: Locus Iste, Bruckner. Hymns: 478: 190: 336. Mass in C&F, Stanford. And I saw another angel, Stanford.


Sunday 1 September, Trinity XI, St Giles. 11am Choral Mass. Hymns: 333: 294: 362. Setting: Mass in F, Harris. Motet: Thou knowest, Lord, the secrets of our hearts, Purcell. 12Noon Bountiful Table of Baking, Preserves & Produce. Fr Nigel Guthrie & Bill Pattinson.

6pm Choral Evensong and Benediction. Responses: Reading. Psalm 119 v81-96. Hymn 252. Canticles: Brewer in D. Anthem: Cantique de Jean Racine , Fauré. O salutaris: 269 Tantum Ergo: 268.  Rev Alison Whiting & Fr Nigel Guthrie.

Sun 8 Sept, Blessed Virgin Mary. 11am Sung Mass. Hymns: 185: 188(2T,om*): 186. : Missa ‘Ave Maris Stella’, Victoria. Ave Maria, Parsons. Fr Nigel Guthryie.  Byrd 4-part Mass owing to reduced resources, still beautiful.

Sun 8 Sept, 7pm at Exeter Cathedral, Holy Ground alternative service will feature Rev Prof Tim Gorringe and Jess Nicholls on Climate Change – Christian Responses.

Sat 14 Sept, Church open all day – see Poster and Paula Lewis for full details – Heritage Open Day and Devon Historic Churches Trust Ride&Stride. 3pm Informal Organ Recital by Matt Clark. 4.30pm Guided Tour of Mount Dinham & St Michael’s with Richard Parker, Architectural Historian.

Sun 15 Sept, Holy Cross. 11am. Hymns: Lift high the cross: 439: 76. Missa Brevis, Lotti. Crux fidelis, attr King John IV of Portugal. Celebrant & preacher Fr Dominic Cyrus.  Church open 10am-5pm. 3pm onwards Cream Teas and musical entertainment.

Wed 18 Sept at 7.30pm. St Michael’s Lectures Autumn Series begins with Oliver Nicholson: Why were the Early Christians persecuted ? Professor Nicholson is General Editor of the Oxford Dictionary of Late Antiquity and has published on the Great Persecution and the Age of Constantine the Great.

Sun 22 Sept, St Matthew, Apostle & Evangelist. 11am. Hymns: 214: 189: 216. Missa Inter Vestibulum, Guerrero. Holy is the true light, Harris. Celebrant & preacher Ven David Gunn-Johnson.

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