Services

Michaelmas 2021


Community, Music, Services
Michaelmas 2021
29
Sep
2021

Wednesday evening, 29 September, at 7.30pm – please join us, for our joyful Patronal Festival Mass. This Feast Day Mass is the first Celebration of the Eucharist by newly-priested Curate, Fr Ash Leighton Plom. We are delighted to have a full Choir & congregational singing for this Mass, followed by refreshments and…

Plainsong Vespers at St Michael’s


Music, Services
Plainsong Vespers at St Michael’s
30
Sep
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

Harvest Thanksgiving Service


Community, Music, Services
Harvest Thanksgiving Service
3
Oct
2021

Please join us for our annual Harvest Thanksgiving Mass at 11am on Sunday 3rd October – please observe Covid-19 guidelines. Gifts and Donations of Tinned & Dried Goods for Exeter Food Bank will be most appreciated. Thank you. Tthe Choir will sing a Mass Setting, and Thou visitest the Earth & blessest…

Wednesday Matins and Mass in Church & Online


Music, Services
Wednesday Matins and Mass in Church & Online
6
Oct
2021

09:30 Matins, with the Angelus / Regina Coeli. 10:00  Low Mass, also streamed live to the St Michael’s facebook page. All are warmly welcome to these services. Please Note. No Wednesday Services on 29th September.. To keep everyone safe, we have social distancing measures in place which mean your visit may be slightly different…

Plainsong Vespers at St Michael’s


Music, Services
Plainsong Vespers at St Michael’s
7
Oct
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
23
Sep
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

Heritage Open Days 2021


Community, Lectures, Music, Services
Heritage Open Days 2021
12
Sep
2021

As part of the national HERITAGE OPEN DAYS 2021, St Michael’s Church is open to visitors and pilgrims. Highlights for Sunday 12th include Cream Teas from 3pm with songs from the Boys Brigade.. See link to poster below with full details. ... Read more

The Feast of the Assumption of Mary


Music, Services
The Feast of the Assumption of Mary
15
Aug
2021

The Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary into Heaven is celebrated each year on 15th August. This year this major Feast Day falls on a Sunday and will be celebrated with Mass at 11:00am, with Fr Robin Eastoe, former Vicar of Heavitree Parish. Readings for Feast of the Assumption…

Music Sunday


Community, Music, Services
Music Sunday
6
Jun
2021

Sunday 6th June 2021 is designated by the Royal School of Church Music (RSCM) as Music Sunday. RSCM writes, “On Sunday 6th June we call on churches and individuals, whether RSCM Members or not, to unite in celebrating the role of music in worship and in giving thanks to all those who…

Corpus Christi


Community, Music, Services
Corpus Christi
3
Jun
2021

Thursday 3rd June, 7.30pm Sung Mass for the Feast of Corpus Christi. This Feast is a joyful thanksgiving for the gift of Christ Jesus himself in the Sacrament of Holy Communion. In 2020 a short Service of Prayer, Music & Benediction, was recorded by Fr Nigel & Richard Parker at the West Doors.…

Trinity Sunday


Music, Services
Trinity Sunday
30
May
2021

Sunday 30th May,  11am Sung Mass. We celebrate the core Christian insight into the nature of God, the Holy Trinity; Father, Son & Holy Spirit. Creator, Redeemer, & Inspirer.  See the “Bar” below for our Pewsheet with Notices & Music Links.  Three Persons, One God – not a logical or mathematical puzzle…

Whitsunday-Pentecost


Community, Music, Services
Whitsunday-Pentecost
23
May
2021

Sunday 23rd May, 11am Sung Mass for Whitsunday. 50 days after Easter, we recall the sending of the Holy Spirit on the first disciples and the preaching of Peter which peoples understood in their varied languages. Our Pewsheet with Music Links & Notices is available from the “Bar” below; the…

Ascension Day


Music, Services
Ascension Day
13
May
2021

Ascension Day, Thursday 13th May 2021 (40 days after Easter) SUNG MASS, 19:30 Celebrating the Ascension of our Lord Jesus Christ into Heaven, with Plainsong Propers sung by members of the choir. The Pew Sheet for Ascension Day can be accessed via the green horizontal bar further down this page. INTROIT Viri Galilaei. Acts I. YE…

Rogation Sunday Procession


Community, Music, Services
Rogation Sunday Procession
9
May
2021

Rogation Sunday, 9th May 2021 (The Sunday before Ascension Day) This is the traditional time for “beating the bounds” of the Parish and blessing the crops in the fields.At St Michael’s we mark the day by starting Sung Mass with hymns sung in procession around Mount Dinham, praying for God to bless…

Services and dates for April


Community, Music, Services
Services and dates for April
26
Apr
2021

~ REGULAR SERVICES IN 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 Weekly Pew Sheet on Bar below, and Parish_Notices. ~ DATES FOR APRIL ~ 19 April 1876 Samuel Sebastian Wesley, Organist & Composer, died. He is…