Lectures

Services in September


Community, Lectures, Music, Services
Services in September
1
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. Sunday 1 September, Trinity XI, St Giles. 11am Choral Mass. Hymns: 333: 294: 362. Setting: Mass…

Heritage Open Days 2019


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Heritage Open Days 2019
14
Sep
2019

Saturday 14th September, join us at St Michael’s for the annual celebration of England’s fantastic architecture and culture for the national Heritage Open Days.  All are warmly invited to visit and view this Victorian Gothic gem on Mount Dinham just outside the City Walls across the Iron Bridge. The Church will be open…

Past Events for Lectures

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:…

Exeter Cathedral – Holy Ground


Community, Lectures, Music, Services
Exeter Cathedral – Holy Ground
21
Jul
2019

Sunday 21st July 2019 at 7pm.   John Bell of the Iona Community - Where are the Songs of Justice?’ John invites us to participate and sing in discovering songs that carry themes of justice – and explores why such themes are often absent from from traditional hymnody and contemporary praise music. John…

St Michael’s Lectures 2019


Lectures, Music
St Michael’s Lectures 2019
17
Jul
2019

Wednesday 17 July, 7.30pm. St Michael’s Lecture. We welcome Dr Alun Williams (Dept of History, Univ of Exeter & Server at St Michael’s) who will talk on “Islam & Iberia; the Struggle for Supremacy in the Early Middle Ages.” Everyone, of any faith or none, is warmly welcomed to the St…

The Badgers of Dinham Crescent


Community, Lectures, Music
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


Lectures, Music
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…