Services This Month

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


Sunday 2nd September 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 Charles Mitchell-Innes

Preacher: Canon Eric Woods

Setting: Murray

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

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

Officiant: Revd Guntars Reboks

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

Celebrant: Revd Lesley McCreadie

St Paul's @ The Gryphon, Sherborne
10.30am - All Age Special – the holiday club
The Church of St Mary Magdalene, Castleton
11.00am - Mattins

Officiant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Revd Hugh Bonsey

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

Officiant: Canon Bill Cave

Preacher: Revd Guntars Reboks

Service sung by The St Aldhelm Singers

Introit: O Lord, Make thy Servant Elizabeth our Queen (Byrd)

Responses: Smith

Psalm: 119 vv 9-16

Canticles: Fifth Service (Tomkins)

Anthem: Ave Maria (Parsons)

Hymns: 388, 362, 247


Sunday 9th September 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 & Preacher: Revd Lesley McCreadie

Setting: Salisbury Service (Ives)

Motet: Tantum ergo (Laloux)

Hymns: 336, 494 (413), 302, 373 (Coe Fen)

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

Celebrant: Revd Guntars Reboks

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

Celebrant: Revd Hugh Bonsey

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

Preacher: Mrs Kim Dunning

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 - Choral Evensong

Officiant: Canon Charles Mitchell-Innes

Introit: View me, Lord (Lloyd)

Responses: Rose

Psalm: 119 vv 49 – 56

Canticles: Moeran in D

Anthem: Save us, O Lord (Bairstow)

Hymns: 248(ii), 251

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

Sunday 16th September 2018

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

Celebrant: Revd Jane Craw

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

Celebrant: Revd Hugh Bonsey

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: Revd Jane Craw

Preacher: Revd Hugh Bonsey

Setting: Darke in E

Motets: If ye love me (Tallis); Ubi caritas (Duruflé)

Hymns: 439, 341, 285(i), 400 (420)

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

Officiant & Preacher: Revd Guntars Reboks

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: Revd Jane Craw

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

Officiant: Canon Bill Cave

Preacher: Revd Ron Martin

Introit: O nata lux (Tallis)

Responses: Rose

Psalm: 139 vv 1 – 12

Canticles: Aston in F

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

Hymns: 334, 500, 417, National Anthem  

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

Sunday 23rd September 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: Revd Hugh Bonsey

Preacher: Revd Guntars Reboks

Setting: Sumsion in F

Motet: Sicut cervus (Palestrina)

Hymns: 333, 387, 311 (Dies Dominica), 340 (475)

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

Celebrant: Revd Lesley McCreadie

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

Celebrant: Revd Ron Martin

St Paul's @ The Gryphon, Sherborne
10.30am - Parade Service for Harvest Thanksgiving

Preacher: Mr Steve Drew & Mrs Jane Drew

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

Officiant & Preacher: Revd Christopher Huitson

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

Officiant & Preacher: Canon Bill Cave

Introit: God grant with grace (Tallis)

Responses: Clucas

Psalm: 119 vv 137-144

Canticles: Noble in B minor

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

Hymns: 452, 345, 439 (ii)

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