Community

Men’s Breakfast


Community, Music
Men’s Breakfast
23
Feb
2019

The next Men’s Breakfast will be on Saturday 23rd February 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…

Ash Wednesday


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Ash Wednesday
6
Mar
2019

Ash Wednesday, the First Day of Lent, is Wednesday 6th March this year, rather late in the calendar. It is marked at St Michael’s both morning and evening with Mass and Imposition of Ashes. As usual on a Wednesday, Matins will be said at 9.30am followed by Low Mass at 10am. Solemn…

Parish Lunch Club


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Parish Lunch Club
7
Mar
2019

The next monthly Parish Lunch is arranged for 12 noon on Thursday 7th March taking place at  Exeter  College’s @34 Restaurant. All are welcome at these friendly social gatherings over a first rate Lunch served for £10 or less. Exeter College’s @34 Restaurant is in the Laurence Building on the Hele…

Past Events for Community

Candlemas at Mary Tavy


Community, Music, Services
Candlemas at Mary Tavy
2
Feb
2019

Saturday 2 February, at St Mary’s Church, Mary Tavy, Tavistock, PL19 9PE. 5pm Sung Mass for Candlemas with Fr Steven Martin and St Michael’s Choir. We sing Byrd 4-part Mass,  Eccard “When to the Temple Mary went” and a Nunc Dimittis as well as Congregational Hymns etc.. The important Feast…

Feast of the Epiphany


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Feast of the Epiphany
6
Jan
2019

The first major Festival of 2019, the Feast of the Epiphany or the Manifestation of Christ to the Gentiles (as the Book of Common Prayer has it), will be celebrated on Sunday 6th January. Mass will be sung at 11am and there will be Choral Evensong & Benediction at 6pm as…

Services in December


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Services in December
30
Dec
2018

There will be no weekday Masses for St Stephen, St John or Holy Innocents at St Michael’s – you might like to try the Cathedral, and St David’s Church will have Holy Communion on Thursday 27th Dec at 10.30am. And the final Service of 2018 will be Sun 30 Dec, Christmas…

Christmas Day


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Christmas Day
25
Dec
2018

Please join us on Christmas Day morning at 10.30am (half an hour earlier than usual – Turkey time!) for Sung Mass and Prayers at the Crib, as we greet the Baby Jesus. All are welcome at St Michael’s. Our Celebrant & preacher is Fr Christopher Durrant. Music for 2018 – Hymns:…

Midnight Mass


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Midnight Mass
24
Dec
2018

Visitor or regular, you will be most welcome to join us at 11pm on Christmas Eve as the Choir sings Carols, or at 11.30pm for the start of our joyful Midnight Mass of the Nativity of our Lord Jesus Christ. Sung Mass and Blessing of the Crib, by candlelight, with…

Swedish Choir – St Lucia Day


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Swedish Choir – St Lucia Day
13
Dec
2018

Thursday 13th December at 7.30pm. we are delighted to welcome Exeter’s Swedish community & choir for their Celebrations of St Lucia Day. This traditional pre-Christmas Festival will involve a Singing Procession with Candles, with special customs and saffron buns, bringing light to the darkest time of the year. All are welcome to…

Advent Procession and Carol Service


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Advent Procession and Carol Service
9
Dec
2018

The Advent Procession is on Sunday 9th December at 6pm. Prayers, Readings, Hymns, Carols and Candles illuminate the plainsong Great O Antiphons, which we also hear in the  Advent Hymn “O come, O come Emmanuel”, and culminate in a choral setting of the Magnificat. The final hymn is “Lo, he…

University of Exeter Contemporary Choir


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University of Exeter Contemporary Choir
1
Dec
2018

Saturday 1st December at 7pm, we are delighted to welcome University of Exeter Contemporary Choir to give their Christmas Concert at St Michael’s. With an exciting and varied programme of music from this large and enthusiastic choir, plus audience carols.  Admission is just £2, and there will be Refreshments and…

Exeter Chorale – Requiem


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Exeter Chorale – Requiem
25
Nov
2018

Sunday 25th December at 4.30pm, Exeter Chorale with Musical Director Simon Dunbavand return to St Michael’s for a Tea-time Concert featuring two contrasting settings of the Requiem and 2 songs from local composer Peter Nickol. The “Missa pro Defunctis” by Portuguese composer Manuel Cardoso, published 1625, is on the cusp of…

Quiz Night at St James’


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Quiz Night at St James’
10
Nov
2018

Saturday 10th November at 7pm in St James’ Church Hall – a Food (Chili & cheese) & Quiz Evening organised by St James’ Church. Doors open at 6.30pm. Apologies that we have not been able to raise a “St Mike’s team”, but if you wish to go as an individual or…