Services

Services and dates for April


Community, Lectures, Music, Services
Services and dates for April
18
Apr
2021

~ REGULAR SERVICES CONTINUE THROUGHOUT 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 ~ DATES FOR APRIL ~ 19 April 1876 Samuel Sebastian Wesley, Organist & Composer, died. He is buried just below the Exeter Catacombs…

Wednesday Matins & Mass In Church & Online


Music, Services
Wednesday Matins & Mass In Church & Online
21
Apr
2021

  Wednesdays, 9.30 Matins and 10am Low Mass in St Michael’s Church. All welcome. Public Worship in Church with full Covid precautions – hand sanitiser, spaced seating, face covering (unless exempt) and no mingling inside church. Angelus/Regina coeli and Matins on Wednesdays at 9.30.  Mass at 10am will also be streamed to the St…

Plainsong Vespers at St Michael’s


Music, Services
Plainsong Vespers at St Michael’s
22
Apr
2021

Beginning with the Angelus at 18:00, the evening office of Vespers is sung with plainsong psalms, hymns, the magnificat and prayers by candlelight. This meditative service is also streamed live from the Friends of St Michael’s Facebook Group. ... Read more

Plainsong Vespers at St Michael’s


Music, Services
Plainsong Vespers at St Michael’s
29
Apr
2021

Beginning with the Angelus at 18:00, the evening office of Vespers is sung with plainsong psalms, hymns, the magnificat and prayers by candlelight. This meditative service is also streamed live from the Friends of St Michael’s Facebook Group. ... Read more

Past Events for Services

Plainsong Vespers at St Michael’s


Music, Services
Plainsong Vespers at St Michael’s
15
Apr
2021

Beginning with the Angelus at 18:00, the evening office of Vespers is sung with plainsong psalms, hymns, the magnificat and prayers by candlelight. This meditative service is also streamed live from the Friends of St Michael’s Facebook Group. ... Read more

Low Sunday – Easter 2/I


Music, Services
Low Sunday – Easter 2/I
11
Apr
2021

~ Sunday 11th April is “Low Sunday”, following Eastertide ~ Sung Mass at 11am, with our joyful Easter Garden beside the Blessed Virgin Mary. All welcome. The Pew Sheet with Music and Notices is linked in the green bar further down this page. Parish_Notices linked here. Readings for Low Sunday are linked here Music for…

Plainsong Vespers at St Michael’s


Music, Services
Plainsong Vespers at St Michael’s
8
Apr
2021

Beginning with the Angelus at 18:00, the evening office of Vespers is sung with plainsong psalms and prayers by candlelight. This meditative service is also streamed live from the Friends of St Michael’s Facebook Group. ... Read more

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…

Good Friday worship at St David’s


Music, Services
Good Friday worship at St David’s
2
Apr
2021

At St David’s Church at 2pm there is a Service of Music, Reflection and Prayer for Good Friday, also livestreamed from St David’s Church Exeter Facebook page. We are obliged this year to space out our services held in both Churches on site to ensure the safety of our visitors, clergy and choir. Traditionally…

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,…

Stations of the Cross


Lectures, Music, Services
Stations of the Cross
30
Mar
2021

STATIONS OF THE CROSS  Tuesday 30 March, 19:00 ~ O Saviour of the World, who by Thy Cross & precious Blood hast redeemed us, save us & help us, we humbly beseech Thee O Lord ~ Fr Nigel Guthrie will lead worship for the Stations of the Cross, which will be held at…

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…