Community

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…

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 for Community

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

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…

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…

St Michael’s Lectures in May


Community, Lectures, Music
St Michael’s Lectures in May
23
May
2018

We have two St Michael’s Lectures this May with LGBT+ themes in association with Exeter Pride. There is a Poster below which you may wish to download & share. Wednesday 23rd May at 7.30pm, we welcome Nicola Field, founding member of “Lesbians and Gays Support the Miners”, as featured in the…

Sunday after Ascension


Community, Music, Services
Sunday after Ascension
13
May
2018

Sunday 13th May, Sung Mass at 11am for Easter 7, the Sunday after Ascension. Hymns from New English Hymnal are 165 : 296 : 214.  The Mass Setting is by Charles Wood (1866-1926) in the Dorian Mode, and the Motet “God is gone up” by Arthur Hutchings (1906-89). The Celebrant…

Matins – Exeter Pride


Community, Music, Services
Matins – Exeter Pride
12
May
2018

Saturday 12th May sees the Annual Exeter Pride Day organised by the city’s LGBTQ+ communities. At St Michael’s at 9.30am there will once again be Sung Matins to which we welcome all, of any faith or none, who want to show solidarity and to pray before the Parade.  If you wish…

Rogation Sunday Procession


Community, Music, Services
Rogation Sunday Procession
6
May
2018

Rogation Sunday, 6th May, the Sunday before Ascension Day, 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 our 11am Mass with a procession with hymns around Mount Dinham, praying for God to…

Annual Parochial Church Meeting


Community, Music, Services
Annual Parochial Church Meeting
30
Apr
2018

IMPORTANT NEWS – UNAVOIDABLY DELAYED UNTIL MONDAY 30th APRIL – still 7pm at St David’s Church. At St David’s Church on Monday 30th April, at 7.00pm. The APCM, reviewing 2017 and looking prayerfully to the future for both St David’s and St Michael’s Churches, will be held at St David’s this…

Easter Day


Community, Music, Services
Easter Day
1
Apr
2018

Easter Sunday, 1st April at 11am, Festal Sung Mass and Blessing of the Easter Garden.  Please Note there will be NO Evensong tonight – Choir & clergy serviced out! Next Evensong 6pm Sun 6th May. Our Celebrant and Preacher this joyous morning will be Fr Christopher Durrant.  All at St Michael’s…