Events

Parish Lunch Club


Community, Music
Parish Lunch Club
30
Aug
2018

The next monthly Parish Lunch is arranged for 12 noon on Thursday 30th August; taking place at  the Farmers Union this time as Exeter  College is on holiday.  All are welcome at these friendly social gatherings over a first rate Lunch served for £10 or less. The Farmers Union is at…

Sundays in September


Community, Lectures, Music, Services
Sundays in September
2
Sep
2018

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…

Open Days September 2018


Community, Lectures, Music, Services
Open Days September 2018
8
Sep
2018

As we approach our 150th Anniversary, St Michael’s Church on Mount Dinham will be open to visitors on the following 4 dates/times. Saturday 8th September from 8am-6pm. At 3pm raptor expert Nick Dixon talks about the Peregrine Falcons that are such a special feature of St Michael’s. Today also sees the Annual…

Men’s Breakfast


Community, Music
Men’s Breakfast
22
Sep
2018

The next Men’s Breakfast will be on Saturday 22nd September, in the Orangery at the Imperial, from 9.00am – sign up/details in our churches or see Ian Smith. As usual this is the 4th Saturday of the month. There is NO Men’s Breakfast in August, so the next date should be…

St Michael’s Lectures 2018


Lectures, Music
St Michael’s Lectures 2018
26
Sep
2018

7.30 pm, Weds 26th September. St Michael’s 150th Anniversary Celebrations Lecture. Richard Parker (Buildings Archaeologist & Chapel Warden of St Michael’s Mount Dinham) Anglo-Catholicism and the Crypto-Papalist Axis of Evil? The Roots of Religion at Mount Dinham. Everyone, of any faith or none, is warmly welcomed to the St Michael’s Lectures.…

150th Anniversary Celebrations


Community, Music, Services
150th Anniversary Celebrations
29
Sep
2018

As most of you will know it is St Michael’s 150th anniversary this year and, to celebrate our continuing, splendid existence (Praise be to God!), we are to be enjoying a whole series of wonderful events. Principal among these is a magnificent celebratory High Mass on Saturday 29th September.…

Past Events

Sundays in August


Music, Services
Sundays in August
19
Aug
2018

We scale back a little over August. with the holiday season; Tuesday & Thursday Vespers take a break. Tuesday 7pm Choir Practices continue as we have important music in September for Nativity of BVM and Michaelmas to prepare, but will be shorter and more social. The Choir will also meet at…

Sundays after Trinity VI – X


Music, Services
Sundays after Trinity VI – X
29
Jul
2018

Ordinary Time rolls on, or Sundays after Trinity in old money for the Plainsong Propers that choir and congregation sing at the Introit, Gradual, Offertory & Communion in the Mass. Here are the dates and music for Sundays VI – X after Trinity this year, 2018. We hope you can join…

Parish Summer Fete


Community, Music
Parish Summer Fete
7
Jul
2018

Saturday 7th July, 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. Prize Draw. Please support. ... Read more

Choral Evensong – July


Music, Services
Choral Evensong – July
1
Jul
2018

Sunday 1st July, Trinity V,  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 Rev Alison Whiting. Responses: Byrd. Psalm 53. Office Hymn 253.…

Trinity I – V 2018


Music, Services
Trinity I – V 2018
1
Jul
2018

The Liturgical Year enters Ordinary Time. At St Michael’s we use Sundays after Trinity to keep in step with the Plainsong Propers that choir and congregation sing at the Introit, Gradual, Offertory and Communion points in the Mass. Here are the dates and music for the first five Sundays after Trinity…

Exeter Chorale – Latin American Fiesta


Community, Music
Exeter Chorale – Latin American Fiesta
24
Jun
2018

Sunday 24th June at 4.30pm, we welcome Exeter Chorale with Musical Director Simon Dunbavand for a Tea-time Concert featuring Choral & Instrumental Music from the exciting sound world of Latin American Baroque. “Our rare and exciting Baroque gems from the Golden Age of music from the New World of Peru, Bolivia,…

Music Sunday


Community, Music, Services
Music Sunday
17
Jun
2018

Sunday 17th June is designated by the Royal School of Church Music (RSCM) as Music Sunday, and our 11am Mass will feature music a little more elaborate than usual. Hymns 336 : 420 : 368. Introit: Cantate Domino, Pitoni. Setting: Missa Brevis in D, Mozart. Motet: Insanae et Vanae Curae, Haydn. We…

Choral Evensong for June


Music, Services
Choral Evensong for June
3
Jun
2018

Please join us on Sunday 3rd June at 6pm for Choral Evensong & Benediction. Reading Responses; Psalm 35; Hymn 247; Gibbons Short Service Mag & Nunc; Anthem, Almighty & everlasting God, also by Orlando Gibbons. Led by Rev Alison Whiting.  Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament will be led by Fr Christopher…

Corpus Christi


Community, Music, Services
Corpus Christi
31
May
2018

Thursday 31st May, 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: 302…

Trinity Sunday


Music, Services
Trinity Sunday
27
May
2018

Sunday 27th May at 11am, we celebrate the core Christian insight into the nature of God, the Holy Trinity; Father, Son & Holy Spirit. Creator, Redeemer, & Inspirer. Our Celebrant is Fr Nigel Guthrie and Preacher is Rev Alison Whiting. Three Persons, One God – not a logical or mathematical puzzle…