Sundays in September

Sunday, 30th September, Michaelmas and Feast of Dedication. 11am Solemn Sung Mass. Hymns: 475: 478: 343. Setting: Mass in F, Darke. Motet: O Glorious Prince St Michael, Graham Keitch (World première). Our Guest Preacher is Ven David Gunn-Johnson.


Choral Services resume Sunday 2nd September with our monthly Choral Evensong at 6pm as well as Sung Mass at 11am. Plainsong Vespers on Tuesdays & Thursdays at 6pm also restart after their August break.

Sunday, 2nd September, Trinity XIV. 11am Choral Mass. Hymns: 456 : 285 : 420. Setting: Mass in A minor, Casciolini. Motet: View me Lord, Lloyd.

6pm Choral Evensong and Benediction. Responses: Reading. Psalm: 119, 1-16. Office Hymn: 242. Canticles: Brewer in D. Anthem: Evening Hymn, Balfour-Gardiner. O salutaris: 269. Tantum Ergo: Fauré.

Sunday, 9th September, Nativity of Blessed Virgin Mary. 11am Sung Mass. Hymns: 185 : 188 : 186. Setting: Missa ‘Ave Maris Stella’, Tomás Luis de Victoria. Motet: Ave Maria, Jacob Handl. Postlude: Toccata on “Ave Maris Stella” – Flor Peeters. Church open 10am-5.30pm for Heritage Open Days, with Devon Cream Tea served 3–5pm with a little light music.

Sunday, 16th September, Trinity XVI. 11am Sung Mass. Hymns: 234 : 439 : 76. Setting: Missa brevis, Lotti. Motet: Lead me Lord, SSWesley. Church open 10am-1.30pm for Heritage Open Days with Organ Talk & demonstration at 12.30pm.

Tuesday, 18th September at 6pm. Vespers for the Departed will be sung in Memory of Tim Hampshire, a much-loved Tenor in our choir who tragically died recently.

Sunday, 23rd September, Trinity XVII. 11am Sung Mass. Hymns: 332 : 103 : 433. Setting: Mass in Phrygian Mode, Wood. Motet: Blessed are the pure in heart, Walford-Davies.

Wednesday 26th Sept at 7.30pm, Anniversary St Michael’s Lecture – “Religion in Victorian Exeter” with local historian Richard Parker. Free – all welcome.

Saturday, 29th September, 150th Anniversary Feast of St Michael & All Angels. 2.30pm at St Michael’s, Choir practice, visitors welcome to join us. 4pm Gather at St David’s Church. 4.30pm Procession with Hymns from St David’s to St Michael’s Church – 5pm Sung Mass. Introit: Locus Iste, Bruckner. Hymns: St Michael’s Hymn: 475: 478: 343. Setting: Mass in C&F, C V Stanford. Motet: And I saw another angel, Stanford. Followed by Buffet Supper – please book by 9th Sept using form below.

Michaelmas Buffet Supper Booking Form


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