Services This Month

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


Sunday 2nd July 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

Celebrant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Revd Lesley McCreadie

Setting: Missa Sancti Johannis de Deo (Haydn)

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

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

Officiant: Revd Jane Craw

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

Celebrant: 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: Canon Charles Mitchell-Innes

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

Officiant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Ven Paul Taylor

Introit: Cantate Domino (Pitoni)

Responses: Rose

Psalm: 113

Canticles: Dyson in D

Anthem: Beati quorum via (Stanford)


Sunday 9th July 2017

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: Ven Arthur Hawes

Setting: Darke in F

Motets: Ubi caritas (Duruflé); Verily, verily I say unto you (Tallis)

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 - Family Communion

Celebrant: Revd Lesley McCreadie

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

Preacher: Mr Michael Graves

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
6.30pm - Choral Evensong with the Laying-up of the Standard of the Sherborne Branch of the Royal Naval Association

Officiant: Canon Eric Woods

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

Responses: Rose

Psalm: 107 vv 23-31

Canticles: Purcell in G minor

Anthem: They that go down to the sea in ships (Sumsion)


Monday 10th July 2017

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

Service sung by Exeter Cathedral Choristers

 

Responses – Timothy Noon

Psalm 85

Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis – The Berkshire Service (Malcolm Archer)

Anthem – Who can express the noble acts of the Lord? (Samuel Sebastian Wesley)

 


Sunday 16th July 2017

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

Celebrant: Revd Richard Wyld

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: Sister Ann-Marie Stuart

Preacher: Sister Isabel Keegan

Setting: Mass for 3 Voices (Byrd)

Motet(s): Laboravi in gemitu meo (Caldara); Ave verum corpus (Byrd)

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

Officiant & Preacher: Revd Lesley McCreadie

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: 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
11.30am - Baptism

Officiant: Canon Eric Woods

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

Officiant: 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: O Gladsome Light (Bourgeois arr. Riding)

Responses: Rose (MV)

Psalm: 119 vv 105-112 (Riding)

Canticles: Sumsion in G

Anthem: How lovely on the mountains (Stainer)


Monday 17th July 2017

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

Service sung by St James the Greater Choir, Leicester


Sunday 23rd July 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

Celebrant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Revd Guntars Reboks

Service sung by The Sherborne Singers

 

Setting: Darke in F

Motet: Panis Angelicus (Alexander L’Estrange)

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 - Patronal Festival Eucharist

Celebrant: Revd Lesley McCreadie

Preacher: Ven Paul Taylor

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

Preacher: Mr John Crossman

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

Officiant: Revd Jane Craw

Preacher: Canon David Durston

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
6.30pm - Sung Evensong

Officiant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Revd Richard Wyld

Service sung by The Sherborne Singers

 

Responses: Smith

Psalm: 67

Canticles: Alexander L’Estrange (New College setting)

Anthem: Sing Aloud (Howard Jones)


Wednesday 26th July 2017

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

Service sung by Charterhouse Summer School of Music Choir


Friday 28th July 2017

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

Service sung by Shrewsbury Abbey Choir

 

Responses: Sanders

Psalm: 145

Canticles: Dyson in F

Anthem: Te Lucis Ante Terminum (Tallis)


Saturday 29th July 2017

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

Service sung by Shrewsbury Abbey Choir

 

Responses – Sanders

Psalm: 148

Canticles – Noble in a

Anthem: Rise Up My Love (Willan)

 


Sunday 30th July 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 Guntars Reboks

Preacher: Revd Jane Craw

Service sung by Shrewsbury Abbey Choir

 

Setting: Schubert in G

Motet: Tantum Ergo (Widor)

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

Officiant & Preacher: Revd Richard Wyld

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

Preacher: Revd Jono Tregale

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

Officiant & Preacher: Canon Eric Woods

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
11.30am - Baptism

Officiant: Revd Guntars Reboks

The Church of St James the Great, Longburton
6.00pm - Hymns with Pimms
The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
6.30pm - Sung Evensong

Officiant & Preacher: Canon Eric Woods

Service sung by Shrewsbury Abbey Choir

 

Responses: Sanders

Psalm: 75

Canticles: Murrill in E

Anthem: I Saw the Lord (Stainer)