Lectures

Services in November


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Services in November
18
Nov
2018

A Summary of our Sunday Services during November 2018. Informed faith, traditional liturgy, fine music, friendly fellowship – all welcome, please join us. Also a good time for new singers to join the choir as we move towards December’s exciting Advent and Christmas music. Sun 18th Nov, 11am. Last after Trinity.…

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St Michael’s Lectures 2018


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St Michael’s Lectures 2018
9
Nov
2018

7.30 pm, Friday 9th November. Please note the day/date. JOHN THURMER MEMORIAL LECTURE: Seona Ford (Chair, The Dorothy L. Sayers Society) The Life and Work of Dorothy L. Sayers – a strong, life-long interest of Canon Thurmer. Everyone, of any faith or none, is warmly welcomed to the St Michael’s Lectures.…

Services in October


Lectures, Music, Services
Services in October
28
Oct
2018

Sun 28th Oct, 11am Simon & Jude Apostles. Hymns 477, 484(om*), 195. Mass in A minor, Casciolini. Gaudent in caelis, Tomás Luis de Victoria. Also – Choir Practice Tuesdays 7-6.30pm.  Vespers Tuesdays & Thursdays 6pm.  Matins/Low Mass Wednesdays 9.30/10am. Fri 5th October, 11am. Funeral of Tim Hampshire. Please come and support Tim’s…

Sundays in September


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Sundays in September
30
Sep
2018

Sunday, 30th September, Michaelmas and Feast of Dedication. 11am Solemn Sung Mass. Hymns: 475: 478: 343. Setting: Mass in F, Darke. Motet: O Glorious Prince St Michael, Graham Keitch (World première). Our Guest Preacher is Ven David Gunn-Johnson. Choral Services resume Sunday 2nd September with our monthly Choral Evensong at 6pm…

150th Anniversary – Open Days September 2018


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150th Anniversary – Open Days September 2018
16
Sep
2018

As we approach our 150th Anniversary, the church will be open to visitors for the following special events, offering a warm welcome and light refreshments to everyone. • Sunday 16th September 10am-1.30pm 11am Sung Mass 12.30-1.30pm Talk on St Michael’s Pipe Organ by Neil Page, and a chance to play it. We celebrate the…

St Michael’s Lectures in May


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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…

St Michael’s Lecture – A Personal Return to Death


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St Michael’s Lecture – A Personal Return to Death
25
Apr
2018

Wednesday 25th April at 7.30pm, St Michael’s Lecture by Dr David Beadle, Lecture Series organiser, on “A personal return to Death”. Three and a half years ago, David gave a St Michael’s Lecture outlining some academic ideas about the relationships between life and death, in the Bible and in modern Europe. The…

Tenebrae – Good Friday Evening


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Tenebrae – Good Friday Evening
30
Mar
2018

On Good Friday evening at 8pm the ancient service of Tenebrae is sung in Latin and English by the Choir from the West Gallery to plainsong and to polyphonic music by Orlando de Lassus (1532-94) and Giovanni da Palestrina (1525-94). Please copy and distribute the Poster below if you can; this year we end…

Lent Reading Group – Life of St Antony


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Lent Reading Group – Life of St Antony
21
Mar
2018

For 5 Wednesdays in Lent at St Michael’s Church you have a chance to get up close and personal with St Antony in a Reading Group guided by historian Oliver Nicholson, who spent over 30 years teaching at the University of Minnesota. This is also instead of having St Michael’s…

Lent 2018


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Lent 2018
11
Mar
2018

Regular Services during Lent – Sunday Sung Mass at 11am; Vespers Tuesday & Thursday 6pm; Wednesdays, 9.30 Matins, 10am Low Mass.  Also Wednesdays, 6pm Stations of the Cross, 7pm Reading Group. All welcome, please join us. Sunday 11th March, Lent IV. Laetare/Mothering Sunday, 11am Mass. Hymns: 344: 184: 413. Setting: Mass…

Vocations 18-30 Gathering


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Vocations 18-30 Gathering
22
Feb
2018

Another informal meeting at The Imperial, New North Road, Exeter, EX4 4AH, at 7.30pm on Thursday 22nd February. For anyone aged 18-30 who may be wondering if God could be calling them to explore Ordained Ministry in the Church of England.  Evangelicals, Radicals, Anglo-Catholics or no label – all welcome; even…