Events

Wednesday Matins & Mass in Church & Online


Music, Services
Wednesday Matins & Mass in Church & Online
23
Jun
2021

09:30 Matins, with the Angelus / Regina Coeli. 10:00  Low Mass, also streamed live to the St Michael’s facebook page. N.B. Wed 30 Jun – 09:30 Matins, but NO Mass on this day. All are warmly welcome to these services. To keep everyone safe, we have social distancing measures in place which mean your…

Plainsong Vespers at St Michael’s


Music, Services
Plainsong Vespers at St Michael’s
24
Jun
2021

Beginning with the Angelus at 18:00, the evening office of Vespers is sung with plainsong psalms, hymns, the magnificat and prayers by candlelight. This meditative service is also streamed live from the Friends of St Michael’s Facebook Group. ... Read more

Men’s Breakfast


Community, Music
Men’s Breakfast
26
Jun
2021

Saturday 26 June Please check the Parish Notices nearer the date, to see if we can meet for Breakfast & Chat at the Farmers’ Union this month.  If not we might try The Imperial on New North Road, or continue with a Zoom DIY Breakfast. Hopefully next month, Sat 24 July, will…

Plainsong Vespers at St Michael’s


Music, Services
Plainsong Vespers at St Michael’s
1
Jul
2021

Beginning with the Angelus at 18:00, the evening office of Vespers is sung with plainsong psalms, hymns, the magnificat and prayers by candlelight. This meditative service is also streamed live from the Friends of St Michael’s Facebook Group. ... Read more

Past Events

Plainsong Vespers at St Michael’s


Music, Services
Plainsong Vespers at St Michael’s
17
Jun
2021

Beginning with the Angelus at 18:00, the evening office of Vespers is sung with plainsong psalms, hymns, the magnificat and prayers by candlelight. This meditative service is also streamed live from the Friends of St Michael’s Facebook Group. ... Read more

Music Sunday


Community, Music, Services
Music Sunday
6
Jun
2021

Sunday 6th June 2021 is designated by the Royal School of Church Music (RSCM) as Music Sunday. RSCM writes, “On Sunday 6th June we call on churches and individuals, whether RSCM Members or not, to unite in celebrating the role of music in worship and in giving thanks to all those who…

Corpus Christi


Community, Music, Services
Corpus Christi
3
Jun
2021

Thursday 3rd June, 7.30pm Sung Mass for the Feast of Corpus Christi. This Feast is a joyful thanksgiving for the gift of Christ Jesus himself in the Sacrament of Holy Communion. In 2020 a short Service of Prayer, Music & Benediction, was recorded by Fr Nigel & Richard Parker at the West Doors.…

Trinity Sunday


Music, Services
Trinity Sunday
30
May
2021

Sunday 30th May,  11am Sung Mass. We celebrate the core Christian insight into the nature of God, the Holy Trinity; Father, Son & Holy Spirit. Creator, Redeemer, & Inspirer.  See the “Bar” below for our Pewsheet with Notices & Music Links.  Three Persons, One God – not a logical or mathematical puzzle…

Whitsunday-Pentecost


Community, Music, Services
Whitsunday-Pentecost
23
May
2021

Sunday 23rd May, 11am Sung Mass for Whitsunday. 50 days after Easter, we recall the sending of the Holy Spirit on the first disciples and the preaching of Peter which peoples understood in their varied languages. Our Pewsheet with Music Links & Notices is available from the “Bar” below; the…

Ascension Day


Music, Services
Ascension Day
13
May
2021

Ascension Day, Thursday 13th May 2021 (40 days after Easter) SUNG MASS, 19:30 Celebrating the Ascension of our Lord Jesus Christ into Heaven, with Plainsong Propers sung by members of the choir. The Pew Sheet for Ascension Day can be accessed via the green horizontal bar further down this page. INTROIT Viri Galilaei. Acts I. YE…

Rogation Sunday Procession


Community, Music, Services
Rogation Sunday Procession
9
May
2021

Rogation Sunday, 9th May 2021 (The Sunday before Ascension Day) This is the traditional time for “beating the bounds” of the Parish and blessing the crops in the fields.At St Michael’s we mark the day by starting Sung Mass with hymns sung in procession around Mount Dinham, praying for God to bless…

Annual Parochial Church Meeting (APCM)


Community, Music
Annual Parochial Church Meeting (APCM)
28
Apr
2021

The ANNUAL PAROCHIAL CHURCH MEETING (APCM) is held on Wednesday 28th April at 7.30pm. This meeting will take place online via Zoom – please email virtualstmichaels@gmail.com for the link. AGENDA 1. Accounts for 2020 will be received for approval 2. A brief review of the unique year 3. A prayerful look towards the future for both churches in…

Services and dates for April


Community, Music, Services
Services and dates for April
26
Apr
2021

~ REGULAR SERVICES IN APRIL ~ Visit the Easter Garden next to the Blessed Virgin Mary SUNDAYS  11:00-12:00 Sung Mass WEDNESDAYS   9:30 Matins; 10:00 Low Mass Livestream THURSDAYS  18:00 Vespers; plainchant, meditation and traditional hymns in polyphony Livestream Weekly Pew Sheet on Bar below, and Parish_Notices. ~ DATES FOR APRIL ~ 19 April 1876 Samuel Sebastian Wesley, Organist & Composer, died. He is…

Online Men’s Breakfast


Community, Music
Online Men’s Breakfast
24
Apr
2021

After a break of a whole year owing to you know what, we plan to hold another Men’s Breakfast online hosted by the Vicar over Zoom on Saturday 24th March from 9-10am. The ZOOM-link will be available from these PARISH_NOTICES on Page 4. You will have to provide your own Breakfast at…