Services This Month

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


Sunday 3rd September 2017

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

Celebrant: Revd Richard Wyld

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

Celebrant: Sister Ann-Marie Stuart

Preacher: Canon Eric Woods

Setting: Sumsion in F

Hymns: 134, 76, 302, 494 (413)

Motets: Listen, sweet dove (Ives); The Call (Vaughan Williams)

The Church of St Martin of Tours, Lillington
10.00am - Village Service

Officiant: Sister Isabel Keegan

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

Celebrant: Revd Lesley McCreadie

Preacher: Revd Richard Wyld

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

Preacher: Revd Jono Tregale

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

Officiant & Preacher: Revd Jane Craw

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
6.30pm - Sung Evensong

Officiant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Sister Ann-Marie Stuart

Introit: Cantate Domino (Pitoni)

Responses: Rose

Psalm: 105 vv 1-15

Canticles: Stanford in Bb

Anthem: Save us, O Lord (Bairstow)

Hymns: 476, 343, 294


Sunday 10th September 2017

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

Celebrant: Revd Richard Wyld

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

Celebrant & Preacher: Revd Richard Wyld

Setting: Macmillan

Motets: If ye love me (Ledger); Ave verum corpus (Byrd)

Hymns: 484 (167), 232, 311 (dies Dominica, A&MNSE 264), 485

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

Celebrant: Revd John Walton

The Church of St Martin of Tours, Lillington
10.00am - Holy Communion (BCP)

Celebrant: Revd Guntars Reboks

St Paul's @ The Gryphon, Sherborne
10.30am - Holy Communion

Preacher: Revd Diane Tregale

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
11.30am - Service for Sherborne Girls
The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
6.30pm - Sung Evensong

Officiant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Revd Richard Wyld

Introit: Locus iste (Bruckner)

Responses: Rose

Psalm: 108

Canticles: Moeran in D

Anthem: Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace (SS Wesley)

Hymns: 436, 373, God be with you till we meet again (Randolph)

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
8.15pm - Service for Sherborne School

Sunday 17th September 2017

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

Celebrant: Revd Guntars Reboks

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

Celebrant: Canon Eric Woods

St Paul's Church, Sherborne
9.00am - Holy Communion

Celebrant & Preacher: Revd Jono Tregale

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

Celebrant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Sister Ann-Marie Stuart

Setting: Ireland in C

Motet: If ye love me (Tallis)

Hymns: 362 (185), 353, 364 (408), 461

The Church of St Martin of Tours, Lillington
10.00am - Morning Service

Officiant & Preacher: Sister Isabel Keegan

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

Celebrant: Revd Lesley McCreadie

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

Preacher: Revd Jono Tregale

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

Officiant & Preacher: Revd Christopher Huitson

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
11.15am - Short Abbey Service – a child friendly service for everyone

Officiant: Canon Eric Woods

The Church of St Mary Magdalene, Castleton
12.15pm - Baptism

Officiant: Revd Lesley McCreadie

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
6.30pm - Choral Evensong for Battle of Britain

Officiant: Canon Eric Woods

Introit: O nata lux (Tallis)

Responses: Clucas

Psalm: 119 vv 41-48

Canticles: Aston in F

Anthem: If I take the wings of the morning (Dams)

Hymns: 334, 417, National Anthem

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
8.15pm - Service for Sherborne School

Preacher: Canon Eric Woods


Sunday 24th September 2017

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 for Harvest Thanksgiving

Celebrant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Mr Antony Lumby

Setting: Darke in E

Hymns: 259, 397, 457 (ii), 261, 262

Motet: I am the bread of life (Carter)

The Church of St Martin of Tours, Lillington
10.00am - Holy Communion (BCP)

Celebrant: Sister Isabel Keegan

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 for Harvest Thanksgiving

Preacher: Mr Mark Greenstock

The Church of St Mary Magdalene, Castleton
11.00am - Mattins: Fellowship Sunday for Harvest Thanksgiving

Officiant & Preacher: Revd Jane Craw

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
6.30pm - Sung Evensong for Harvest Thanksgiving

Officiant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Revd Jane Craw

Introit: View me, Lord (Lloyd)

Responses: Clucas

Psalm: 119 vv 121-128

Canticles: Dyson in F

Anthem: Look at the world (Rutter)

Hymns: 262, 260 (118), 263 (omit ** verses)