Services In Church & Online in September

Hosted by: St Michael's Church and Choir

We are pleased that St Michael’s Church is open for public worship on Wednesday and Sunday Mornings. All are welcome, but please continue to observe Covid-19 Guidance.

Precautions include hand sanitizers, seating spaced at 2 metre, Communion (wafer only) given by the priest to the people in the pews. If you can, please wear a face mask/covering.

There is still no congregational singing, but we can have a choir of 4 as well as Cantor & Organist on Sundays. Tuesday & Thursday Vespers MAY be possible soon – check Notices.

Please enter at the South-west door as usual. Toilet available if needed. Sorry, no refreshments yet. Sit in a marked pew seat. Exit by Choir Vestry door near the statue of Our Lady.

Please do not attend church if you are feeling ill or are shielding or vulnerable. May God bless you and keep you safe.

SUNDAY 9.30 Eucharist with ADDRESS will be streamed to “St David’s Church Exeter” on Facebook.    Notices, Readings & Address here.

Our PEWSHEET with Notices, Propers & Hymn links will be on the “BAR” below, and SundayReadings linked here.

We will stream Matins or Mass on Wednesday mornings to “Friends of St Michael’s” on Facebook.

The Music we might have is given below for Reference. Sung Sunday Propers will also be posted on Facebook.

Tue 29 Sep, 7.30pm, MICHAELMAS, Patronal Festival Mass. Sermon by Curate Rev Ash Leighton Plom, Mass in E, by Darke, Ave verum corpus, by Elgar, but probably no Procession, Prosecco or Party!

Wed 30 Sep, 9.30 Matins, 10am Low Mass streamed to Facebook. We remember St Jerome, Translator of the Scriptures, 420.

Sun 4 Oct, Trinity XVII, St Francis, Harvest, Dedication. 11am Mass, and  6pm Evensong & Benediction.


Wed 2 Sep, 9.30 Matins, 10am Mass (monthly Requiem) streamed on “Friends of St Michael’s” Facebook.

Sun 6 Sep, Trinity XIII. 11am Mass, with Dr Howard Friend preaching. Dorian Service & If ye love me, Tallis. Hymns 456: 285: 420 on Pewsheet. [Stanford in C and F. O for a closer walk with God, Stanford, both held over.]

NO Evensong & Benediction yet. [Smith Responses. Psalm 108. Hymn 242. Canticles: Noble in B minor. Anthem: O thou the central orb, by Charles Wood. Plainsong, O Salutaris, Tantum ergo, Ps 117. ]

Wed 9 Sep, 9.30 Matins, 10am Mass streamed on “Friends of St Michael’s” Facebook. We remember Charles Fuge Lowder, Priest (1820-80) founder of the Society of the Holy Cross.

Sat 12 Sep, 8am-4pm. Church Open for Heritage Open Day and Devon Historic Churches Trust “Ride’n’Stride” visits, with Covid Secure precautions. There will be some Organ music; other activities (talks, music etc.) will be online – see separate Event for information.

Sun 13 Sep, Trinity XIV. 11am Mass, with Fr Nigel Guthrie.Byrd Mass for 4 voices. Lloyd, View me Lord. Hymns 334: 294: 431 on ePewSheet. {Missa Aeterna Christi Munera, & Sicut Cervus, Palestrina. Held over]

Sun 13 Sep, 3pm.We pray for Ash Leighton Plom, to be ordained Deacon in Exeter Cathedral by Bishop Robert. Owing to Covid precautions this is an Invitation only Service, but should be streamed by Diocese &/or Cathedral.

Wed 16 Sep, 9.30 Matins, 10am Mass streamed to our Facebook. We remember St Ninian, Bishop of Galloway, Apostle to the Picts, 432, and Edward Bouverie Pusey, Priest & Poet, 1882. Also 400th Anniversary of departure of the Mayflower from Plymouth.

Sun 20 Sep, Trinity XV. 11am Mass. Lotti Missa brevis. Palestrina, Sicut cervus. Hymns 336: 307: 186. [Mass in Phrygian Mode, Wood. Salvator Mundi, Tallis. held over]

Wed 23 Sep, 9.30 Matins, 10am Low Mass streamed to Facebook.

Sun 27 Sep, Trinity XVI, 11am Mass, with Fr Robin Eastoe. Wood in the Phrygian mode. SSWesley, Lead Me Lord.  Hymns 453: 387: 76. [Missa Super Dixit Maria, Hassler. Ave Maria, Parsons. held over]

Weekly Pewsheet


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