Lectures

Services in September


Community, Lectures, Music, Services
Services in September
22
Sep
2019

Regular Services at St Michael’s are -  Tuesdays 6pm, Plainsong Vespers & Meditation. 7pm, Choir Practice. Wednesdays 9.30, Matins. 10am, Low Mass.  Thursdays, 6pm, Plainsong Vespers & Meditation Also Thursdays, 10.30am, Holy Eucharist at St David’s Church. Wed 18 Sept at 7.30pm. St Michael’s Lectures Autumn Series begins with Oliver Nicholson: Why were…

St Michael’s Lectures 2019


Community, Lectures, Music
St Michael’s Lectures 2019
16
Oct
2019

Wednesday 16th October at 7.30 pm.  Professor James Clark:  Re-thinking the Dissolution of the Monasteries Professor Clark is the author of several studies on late mediaeval religion and culture, most recently The Dissolution of the Monasteries, (2016) and was consultant for the BBC TV series, Tudor Abbey Farm  A poster for…

Past Events for Lectures

Exeter Cathedral – Holy Ground


Community, Lectures, Music, Services
Exeter Cathedral – Holy Ground
8
Sep
2019

Sunday 8th September 2019 at 7pm.   Climate Emergency: Protesting for Change With Professor Tim Gorringe and Jess Nicholls Tim Gorringe is Emeritus Professor at the University of Exeter. He has previously taught theology in South India and Oxford. His recent books include The Common Good and the Global Emergency, Earthly Visions: Theology…

Organ Recital – Jean-René André


Community, Lectures, Music
Organ Recital – Jean-René André
7
Aug
2019

Wednesday 7th August at 7pm, we are delighted to welcome Jean-René André, Director of Music at Rennes Cathedral, to give a Recital of popular European Organ pieces from across the centuries. Jean-René André website The city of Rennes , Brittany in France, has been twinned with Exeter since the 1950s. Please…

Services in July


Community, Lectures, Music, Services
Services in July
28
Jul
2019

Sat 27 July, 9am. Men’s Breakfast in the Orangery at The Imperial. Sun 28 July Trinity VI. 11am Mass. Hymns: 390: 358: 64. Mass in F, Darke. Notre Père, Durufle. Celebrant Fr David Gunn-Johnson.  Sun 7 July, 11am Sung Mass with Bountiful Table in aid of Mission to Seafarers. Trinity III. Hymns:…

The Badgers of Dinham Crescent


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The Badgers of Dinham Crescent
14
Jul
2019

Sunday 14th July at 3pm in St Michael’s Church. “The Badgers of Dinham Crescent.” We welcome volunteers from Devon Badger Group to lead an informative Meeting organised by local Councillor Diana Moore for Residents and others about the Badgers now living in the gardens of Dinham Crescent.  They will advise on…

Services in June


Community, Lectures, Music, Services
Services in June
30
Jun
2019

Sat 29 June, 11.30-2.30, at St David’s Church, The Summer Fête – Grand Draw tickets available, help on St Michael’s stalls welcomed – please see Paula. Sat 29 Jun, 7pm. Benefit Concert – Music for Palestine. Piano quartets & folk music. £10 (£5 children). Sun 30 June, Trinity II. 11am Mass. Hymns…

St David’s Heritage Lectures


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St David’s Heritage Lectures
18
Jun
2019

Up at St David’s Church, a series of Heritage Lectures in recognition of HLF support of the Transformation Project. Tuesday 18th June, 7.30pm. Dr Clive Wilson – Can we blame the weather & climate for the church’s cracks? Tuesday 21st May, 7.30pm. Martin Horrell – the Magnificent Reredos carved by Nathaniel Hitch. Tuesday…

Services in April


Community, Lectures, Music, Services
Services in April
28
Apr
2019

St Michael’s offers an inclusive welcome. Worship is traditional, music is excellent and people are friendly. Fri 26 Apr, 7.30pm up at St David’s Church, Farewell Eucharist for Fr Christopher Durrant & Jenny – all welcome. Sat 27 Apr, 9am Men’s Breakfast at The Imperial. Sun 28 Apr, Low Sunday, 11am Sung Mass.…

Tenebrae – Good Friday Evening


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Tenebrae – Good Friday Evening
19
Apr
2019

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 – St Cyprian


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Lent Reading Group – St Cyprian
10
Apr
2019

S. Michael’s Lent Group – 5 Wednesdays in Lent 7.00-8.15pm: Reading S. Cyprian of Carthage (martyred 258 AD) Persecution of Christians in the Roman Empire in the first three centuries AD was one of the formative traumas of European Civilisation.   People were still telling tales of the martyrs, painting pictures of…

Stations of the Cross


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Stations of the Cross
10
Apr
2019

Wednesdays at 6.00-6.50pm during Lent (13,20,27 March & 3,10 April 2019) the Stations of the Cross are prayed at St Michael’s. “Powerful and evocative use of scripture,” said Curate Christopher Durrant.  You might also like to stay for our Lent Reading Group at 7.00-8.15pm on these 5 Wednesdays, which will…