Events

Services in July


Community, Lectures, Music, Services
Services in July
21
Jul
2019

Wed 17 July, 7.30pm. St Michael’s Lecture. Dr Alun Williams (Dept of History, Univ of Exeter & Server at St Michael’s) will talk on “Islam & Iberia; the Struggle for Supremacy in the Early Middle Ages.” Sun 21 July, Trinity V. 11am Mass. Hymns: 238: 338: 431. Mass in C, Jubilate…

Exeter Cathedral – Holy Ground


Community, Lectures, Music, Services
Exeter Cathedral – Holy Ground
21
Jul
2019

Sunday 21st July 2019 at 7pm.   John Bell of the Iona Community - Where are the Songs of Justice?’ John invites us to participate and sing in discovering songs that carry themes of justice – and explores why such themes are often absent from from traditional hymnody and contemporary praise music. John…

Men’s Breakfast


Community, Music
Men’s Breakfast
27
Jul
2019

The next Men’s Breakfast will be on Saturday 27th July in the Orangery at the Imperial from 9.00am – sign up/details in our churches, see Ian Smith, or just turn up. There’s usually about a dozen of us. As usual this is the 4th Saturday of the month. An Open Invitation to…

Parish Lunch Club


Community, Music, Services
Parish Lunch Club
1
Aug
2019

The next monthly Parish Lunch is arranged for 12 noon on Thursday 1st August taking place at the Farmers’ Union by the Clock Tower (while Exeter College’s @34 Restaurant is closed for Summer Holidays). All are welcome at these friendly social gatherings over a first rate Lunch served for £10…

Bountiful Table


Community, Music, Services
Bountiful Table
4
Aug
2019

The Bountiful Table is held on the first Sunday of each month after 11am Sung Mass, at about 12noon – Sun 4th August. An opportunity to bring and buy Baking, Preserves & Produce. while sharing a cip of Tea or Coffee and friendly conversation – All are welcome to drop…

Organ Recital – Jean-René André


Community, Lectures, Music
Organ Recital – Jean-René André
7
Aug
2019

Wednesday 7th August at 7pm, we are delighted to welcome Jean-René André, Director of Music at Rennes Cathedral, to give a Recital of popular European Organ pieces from across the centuries. The city of Rennes , Brittany in France, has been twinned with Exeter since the 1950s. Please join us for an…

Heritage Open Days 2019


Community, Lectures, Music, Services
Heritage Open Days 2019
14
Sep
2019

Saturday 14th September, join us at St Michael’s for the annual celebration of England’s fantastic architecture and culture for the national Heritage Open Days.  All are warmly invited to visit and view this Victorian Gothic gem on Mount Dinham just outside the City Walls across the Iron Bridge. The Church will be open…

Heritage Open Sunday 2019


Community, Music, Services
Heritage Open Sunday 2019
15
Sep
2019

The Church is open on Sunday 15th Sept from 10am to 5pm, and from 3pm-5pm we shall be offering Cream Teas from 3pm as a fund-raiser for Church upkeep.  You can also explore our Heritage Exhibition and enjoy some light musical entertainment. Sunday 15th September, please join us at St Michael’s…

Past Events

St Michael’s Lectures 2019


Lectures, Music
St Michael’s Lectures 2019
17
Jul
2019

Wednesday 17 July, 7.30pm. St Michael’s Lecture. We welcome Dr Alun Williams (Dept of History, Univ of Exeter & Server at St Michael’s) who will talk on “Islam & Iberia; the Struggle for Supremacy in the Early Middle Ages.” Everyone, of any faith or none, is warmly welcomed to the St…

The Badgers of Dinham Crescent


Community, Lectures, Music
The Badgers of Dinham Crescent
14
Jul
2019

Sunday 14th July at 3pm in St Michael’s Church. “The Badgers of Dinham Crescent.” We welcome volunteers from Devon Badger Group to lead an informative Meeting organised by local Councillor Diana Moore for Residents and others about the Badgers now living in the gardens of Dinham Crescent.  They will advise on…

Choral Evensong – July


Music, Services
Choral Evensong – July
7
Jul
2019

Sunday 7th July, Trinity III,  6pm Choral Evensong and Benediction. First Sunday of the month, please support our service of BCP Evensong with Benediction. Competent singers are welcome to join us to rehearse the music at 4.45pm. Choral Evensong led by Fr Nigel Guthrie. Responses: Byrd Psalm: 65 Hymn: 242. Canticles:…

Exeter Chorale – Tea-time Concert


Community, Music
Exeter Chorale – Tea-time Concert
30
Jun
2019

Exeter Chorale, directed by John Draisey, makes a welcome return to St Michael’s with a Tea-time Concert at 4.30pm on Sunday 30th June. The programme will feature a variety of Madrigals and Part-Songs united by the theme of “Time” – a Tea-time Music, one might say. From “April is in…

Services in June


Community, Lectures, Music, Services
Services in June
30
Jun
2019

Sat 29 June, 11.30-2.30, at St David’s Church, The Summer Fête – Grand Draw tickets available, help on St Michael’s stalls welcomed – please see Paula. Sat 29 Jun, 7pm. Benefit Concert – Music for Palestine. Piano quartets & folk music. £10 (£5 children). Sun 30 June, Trinity II. 11am Mass. Hymns…

Concert – Music for Palestine


Community, Music
Concert – Music for Palestine
29
Jun
2019

Saturday 29th June at 7pm. We welcome four young musicians who are graduates who have performed with Nigel Kennedy and the Palestine Strings at the BBC Proms. The Programme will consist of piano quartets by Mozart and Mahler, string quartet and Arabic folk music composed for ensemble .Exceptionally gifted, the musicians…

Parish Summer Fete


Community, Music
Parish Summer Fete
29
Jun
2019

Saturday 29th June, from 11.30am to 2.30pm. Our Parish Summer Fête up at St David’s Church. Lots of Stalls – cakes, plants, books, bric-a-brac. Music from Exeter Railway Band. BBQ and Refreshments. Games. Grand Prize Draw. Please support. ... Read more

Corpus Christi


Community, Music, Services
Corpus Christi
20
Jun
2019

Thursday 20th June, the Thursday after Trinity Sunday, we celebrate the Feast of Corpus Christi with Sung Mass at 7.30pm and a joyful  Procession with the Monstrance containing the Blessed Sacrament under an ornate Canopy around Mount Dinham (weather permitting) accompanied by Hymns and the scattering of flower petals. Hymns: 2…

St David’s Heritage Lectures


Community, Lectures, Music
St David’s Heritage Lectures
18
Jun
2019

Up at St David’s Church, a series of Heritage Lectures in recognition of HLF support of the Transformation Project. Tuesday 18th June, 7.30pm. Dr Clive Wilson – Can we blame the weather & climate for the church’s cracks? Tuesday 21st May, 7.30pm. Martin Horrell – the Magnificent Reredos carved by Nathaniel Hitch. Tuesday…

Recital – French Favourites at Four


Community, Music
Recital – French Favourites at Four
16
Jun
2019

Sunday 16th June 2019 at 4pm. French Favourites at Four. We welcome “Duo Lirico” Carina Smith-Violin & Alex Wilson-Piano. Popular pieces by Franck, Faure & Ravel. Tickets on the door £10 (under 18’s free) to include Tea and Carina’s fruity flapjack. “Duo Lirico” perform lyrical music for any occasion  www.alexwilsonpianist.com Poster available from link…