Services This Month

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


Sunday 5th February 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: Revd Richard Wyld

Preacher: Sister Ann-Marie Stuart

Setting: Darke in E

Hymns: 55, 377, 400 (420), 235

Motet:  Benedictus qui venit (Haydn); Verily, verily I say into you (Tallis)

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

Officiant: Revd Nelva Moss

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

Celebrant: Revd Lesley McCreadie

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

Preacher: Revd Diane 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
5.00pm - Sung Evensong

Officiant: Revd Richard Wyld

Preacher: Sister Isabel Keegan

Introit:  View me, Lord (Lloyd)

Responses: Ayleward

Psalm: 4

Canticles: Stanford in G

Anthem: Save us, O Lord (Bairstow)

Hymns: 439, 245. 244

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
7.30pm - Service for Sherborne Girls

Sunday 12th February 2017

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

Celebrant: Sister Ann-Marie Stuart

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

Celebrant: Revd Ron Martin

Preacher: Revd Guntars Reboks

Setting: Mass for three voices (Byrd)

Hymns: 433, 323 (288), 461 (Corvedale), 393

Motet: Of the glorious body telling (NEH 268)

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

Celebrant: Revd Derek Cottrill

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

Celebrant: Revd Lesley McCreadie

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

Celebrant & Preacher: Revd Jono Tregale

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

Celebrant: Revd Jane Craw

Preacher: Dr Huw Ridgeway

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

Officiant: Revd Richard Wyld

Introit: Te lucis ante terminum (NEH 241)

Responses: Rose

Psalm: 13

Canticles: Sumsion in G

Anthem: Gloria tibi Domine (Byrd)

Hymns: 339, 243


Sunday 19th February 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: Revd Jane Craw

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 Guntars Reboks

Preacher: Revd Richard Wyld

Setting: Jackson in G

Hymns: 485, 66 (63), 295, 364 (Alleluia, A&MNSE 365)

Motets: If ye love me (Ledger); Panis angelicus (Franck)

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

Sister Ann-Marie Stuart

Sister Isabel Keegan

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

Celebrant: Revd Nelva Moss

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

Preacher: Mr Mark Greenstock

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

Officiant & Preacher: Revd Jane Craw

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

Officiant: Revd Richard Wyld

Preacher: Sister Ann-Marie Stuart

Introit: O nata lux (Tallis)

Responses: Ayleward

Psalm: 148

Canticles: Bairstow in D

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

Hymns: 391, 365, 252


Saturday 25th February 2017

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
5.30pm - Choral Evensong

Service sung by Petertide Choir


Sunday 26th February 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: Revd Jane Craw

Preacher: Revd Ron Martin

Setting: Ireland in C

Hymns: 234(ii), 178, 296, 286

Motet: Ave verum (Byrd)

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

Preacher: Mr & Mrs Drew

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

Officiant & Preacher: Canon Charles Mitchell-Innes

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

Officiant: Revd Richard Wyld

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

Officiant: Revd Richard Wyld

Preacher: Revd Guntars Reboks

Introit: If ye love me (Tallis)

Responses: Ayleward

Psalm: 84

Canticles: Byrd 2nd Service

Anthem: Rejoice in the Lord alway (Purcell)

Hymns: 394, 357, 401

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