Services Next Week

The following services are in addition to the regular weekday services in the Abbey.


Sunday 23rd December 2018

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
8.00am - Holy Communion BCP

Celebrant: Canon Eric Woods

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
9.30am - Parish Eucharist

Celebrant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Revd Guntars Reboks

Setting: Darke in F

Motets: Advent Wreath Prayer 4

Jesus Christ the Apple Tree (Poston)

Hymns: 186, 5 19 (ii), 181 (I)

The Church of St James the Great, Longburton
10.00am - Said Holy Communion

Celebrant: Revd Lesley McCreadie

St Paul's @ The Gryphon, Sherborne
10.30am - All Age Worship

Preacher: Revd Jono Tregale

The Church of St Mary Magdalene, Castleton
11.00am - Mattins

Officiant: Revd Jane Craw

Preacher: Mrs Claire Ridgeway

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
3.00pm - Sherborne Abbey Carol Service
The Church of St Martin of Tours, Lillington
6.00pm - Carol Service

Monday 24th December 2018

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
9.00am - Holy Communion

Celebrant: Canon Eric Woods

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
3.00pm - Blessing of the Crib & Lighting of the Tree

Officiant: Canon Eric Woods

The Church of St James the Great, Longburton
4.00pm - Crib Service
The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
5.00pm - Blessing of the Crib & Lighting of the Tree

Officiant: Canon Eric Woods

The Church of St James the Great, Longburton
11.30pm - The First Eucharist of Christmas

Officiant & Preacher: Revd Lesley McCreadie

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
11.30pm - The First Eucharist of Christmas

Officiant & Preacher: Canon Eric Woods

Setting: Darke in F

Carols: Christe, Redemptor omnium (Martin)

Silent Night (Grüber arr. Cashmore)

O little town of Bethlehem (Walford Davies)

Hymns: Special Sheet


Tuesday 25th December 2018

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
8.00am - Holy Communion BCP

Celebrant: Revd Hugh Bonsey

The Church of St Mary Magdalene, Castleton
8.00am - Holy Communion BCP

Celebrant: Canon Eric Woods

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
9.30am - Parish Eucharist for Christmas Day

Celebrant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Bishop of Sherborne

Setting: Missa Sancti Johanni (Haydn)

Carols: Lully, lullay (Stopford)

Christe Redemptor omnium (Martin)

Hymns: 30, 21, 34, 26

The Church of St James the Great, Longburton
10.00am - Family Communion

Celebrant: Revd Lesley McCreadie

St Paul's @ The Gryphon, Sherborne
10.00am - All Age Holy Communion

Preacher: Revd Jono Tregale

The Church of St Martin of Tours, Lillington
10.00am - Lessons and Carols followed by Holy Communion BCP

Celebrant & Preacher: Revd Hugh Bonsey

The Church of St Mary Magdalene, Castleton
11.00am - Lessons and Carols followed by Holy Communion BCP

Preacher: Revd Jane Craw

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
11.15am - Festal Mattins

Officiant & Preacher: Canon Eric Woods

Introit: A great and mighty wonder (M. Praetorius)

Responses: Rose

Venite:   chant

Psalm: 98

Te Deum: Britten in C

Jubilate: Britten in C

Anthem: A babe is born (Mathias)

Hymns: 30, 40, 25


Sunday 30th December 2018

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
8.00am - Holy Communion BCP

Celebrant: Revd Guntars Reboks

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
9.30am - Parish Eucharist

Celebrant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Revd Lesley McCreadie

Setting: Murray

Hymns: 20 (19ii), 39, 33 (omit **2 & 3), 45 (12)

The Church of St Martin of Tours, Lillington
10.00am - No Service Today
St Paul's @ The Gryphon, Sherborne
10.30am - All Age Worship

Preacher: Mr Mark Greenstock

The Church of St Mary Magdalene, Castleton
11.00am - Holy Communion BCP

Celebrant & Preacher: Revd Jane Craw

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
5.00pm - Sung Evensong

Officiant & Preacher: Canon Eric Woods

Sherborne Chamber Choir

 

Introit: Away in a manger (arr. Chilcott)

Responses: Saunders

Psalm: 132

Canticles: Murrill in E

Anthem: Quem pastores laudavere (Praetorius)

Hymns: 34, 44 (282), 40

The Church of St James the Great, Longburton
6.00pm - Songs of Praise