Community

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…

Men’s Breakfast


Community, Music
Men’s Breakfast
29
May
2021

Saturday 29 May 09:30 Meeting at the Farmer’s Union to share breakfast and community spirit. This is the first meeting in person for the Men’s Breakfast following the 3rd national “lockdown” in response to the Covid 19 pandemic. Alternatively, this will be hosted on Zoom at 09:00 if circumstances require. ... Read…

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.…

Past Events for Community

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…

Easter Day Communion at St David’s Church


Community, Music, Services
Easter Day Communion at St David’s Church
4
Apr
2021

At St David’s Church at 9.30am there is a Parish Eucharist for Easter Day, to allow for the required space between onsite services currently. This service will also be streamed to St David’s Church Exeter Facebook page . It is a great joy & comfort that we can receive Easter Communion this year. Parish_Notices_and_Sermon linked…

Easter Vigil Mass


Community, Music, Services
Easter Vigil Mass
3
Apr
2021

Easter Vigil and First Mass of Easter with the Blessing of the New Fire, Lighting of the Paschal Candle, the Exultet, and Renewal of Baptismal Vows. This beautiful and atmospheric service takes us from darkness into light, reversing the darkness of  Tenebrae with the good news of Christ’s Resurrection. The Full Set…

Good Friday Tenebrae


Community, Music, Services
Good Friday Tenebrae
2
Apr
2021

The ancient office of Tenebrae is traditionally Sung by the Choir of St Michael’s from the Gallery, in the evening by candle light. This year, we share this archive recording of Tenebrae, with the late Revd Dr John Hughes officiating, from St Michael’s, on Good Friday of 2008. We await circumstances which allow us…

Maundy Thursday


Community, Music, Services
Maundy Thursday
1
Apr
2021

Maundy Thursday, Sung Mass at 19:30, in the Lady Chapel. We especially remember Jesus and his Disciples in the Upper Room ~ the Foot Washing, how the Last Supper became the First Holy Communion, the words of Jesus to his followers and the Betrayal of Jesus. At the end of the service,…

Palm Sunday


Community, Music, Services
Palm Sunday
28
Mar
2021

We are glad that Public Worship with Covid precautions has resumed in our Churches. Please use hand sanitiser, face covering unless exempt, spaced seating, and do not mingle inside Church. Today, 28 March, there is Sung Mass at 11am for Palm Sunday. No Procession this year, bur Palms will be blessed…

Feast of the Annunciation – at St David’s Church


Community, Music, Services
Feast of the Annunciation – at St David’s Church
25
Mar
2021

A Communion Service will be held at St David’s Church at 10.30am. All welcome – Covid precautions. “Behold the Handmaid of the Lord; be it unto me according to thy Word.” One of the few Feasts often to occur within Lent, the Annunciation to the Blessed Virgin Mary this year is on…