Services This Week

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


Sunday 14th October 2018

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

Celebrant: Revd Hugh Bonsey

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

Celebrant & Preacher: Revd Lesley McCreadie

Setting: ‘Salisbury Service’ (Ives)

Motets: Here, O my Lord (Rose); Love bade me welcome (Vaughan Williams)

Hymns: 466, 407, 438 (296i), 373 (Coe Fen)

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

Celebrant: Revd Hugh Bonsey

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

Celebrant: Revd Nelva Moss

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

Preacher: Mr Richard Ambrose

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

Celebrant & Preacher: Revd Jane Craw

The Church of St Mary Magdalene, Castleton
12.30pm - Baptism

Officiant: Revd Jane Craw

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

Officiant: Canon Eric Woods

Introit: O most merciful (Wood)

Responses: Jackman

Psalm: 127

Canticles: Dyson in D

Anthem: O clap your hands all ye people (Vaughan Williams)

Hymns: 315 (288), 451


Saturday 20th October 2018

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

Service sung by Cantus

Introit: I sat down under his shadow (Bairstow)

Responses: Sumsion

Psalm: 148

Canticles: Bairstow in D

Anthem: Hymn to the creator of Light (Rutter)

Hymn: 251, Sun of my soul, Tune Abends


Sunday 21st October 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

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

Celebrant & Preacher: Revd Derek Cottrill

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

Celebrant & Preacher: Canon Eric Woods

Service sung by Cantus

Setting: Darke in E

Motet: Justorum animae (Stanford)

Hymns: 433, 358(ii), 265, 436

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

Officiant & Preacher: Revd Hugh Bonsey

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 Dr John Rennie

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 - Sung Evensong

Officiant & Preacher: Canon Charles Mitchell-Innes

Service sung by Cantus

Introit: I sat down under his shadow (Bairstow)

Responses: Sumsion

Psalm: 141

Canticles: Willcocks in A

Anthem: By the waters of Babylon (Sumsion)

Hymns: 398 (395), 393, 376