Lectures

Sundays in September


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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


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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…

St Michael’s Lectures 2018


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St Michael’s Lectures 2018
26
Sep
2018

7.30 pm, Weds 26th September. St Michael’s 150th Anniversary Celebrations Lecture. Richard Parker (Buildings Archaeologist & Chapel Warden of St Michael’s Mount Dinham) Anglo-Catholicism and the Crypto-Papalist Axis of Evil? The Roots of Religion at Mount Dinham. Everyone, of any faith or none, is warmly welcomed to the St Michael’s Lectures.…

Past Events for Lectures

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…

John Hughes Memorial Lecture


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John Hughes Memorial Lecture
22
Nov
2017

Wednesday 22nd November at 7.30pm will see the inaugural John Hughes Memorial Lecture. Dr Edward Skidelsky from the Department of Sociology and Philosophy at the University of Exeter will be speaking on the subject “How can believers talk to unbelievers about God?”, one of many concerns close to John Hughes’ heart. Dr…

Spiritual Companions Network Devon


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Spiritual Companions Network Devon
11
Nov
2017

We have been asked to advertise this Day Conference at South Street Baptist Church on Saturday 11th November. Spiritual Companions Network for Devon 2017 Conference. Fr. George Guiver, Superior of the Community of the Resurrection, Mirfield. Bringing together the fragments: Praying once again as the people of God. Saturday 11th November 2017, 10.30am –…

Reading Group – Egeria


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Reading Group – Egeria
25
Oct
2017

It’s not too late to join  the Reading Group for our final session  on Wednesday 25th October. In lieu of a St Michael’s Lecture this month, we have an October Reading Group @ St Michael’s. For 3 Wednesdays 11th, 18th & 25th October, Oliver Nicholson will lead evening sessions at St…

Jane Austen Lecture


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Jane Austen Lecture
20
Oct
2017

We’ve been asked to advertise this Lecture at the Mint Methodist Church on Friday 20th October at 7pm. The Spirituality of Jane Austen - Come and meet Paula Hollingsworth and hear about her interest in Jane Austen and her research in writing this book. She explores Jane Austen’s understated but strong faith…