Services This Month

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


Sunday 1st September 2019

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: Revd Hugh Bonsey

Introit: Hear my prayer, O Lord (Tomkins)

Responses: Tallis

Psalm:  119 vv 9-16 (Plainsong)

Canticles: Sumsion in G

Anthem: I will lift up mine eyes (Walker)

Hymns: 388, 407, 427


Sunday 8th September 2019

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 Merchant Navy Sunday

Celebrant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Canon Simon Everett

 

Setting: Salisbury Service (Ives)

Motet: Sicut cervus (Palestrina)

Hymns: 466, 76, 333, 354, The National Anthem

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 Lesley McCreadie

St Paul's @ The Gryphon, Sherborne
10.30am - Holy Communion
The Church of St Mary Magdalene, Castleton
11.00am - Holy Communion BCP

Celebrant & Preacher: Canon Charles Mitchell-Innes

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
11.30am - Service for Sherborne Girls
The Church of St Mary Magdalene, Castleton
12.15pm - Baptism

Officiant: Canon Charles Mitchell-Innes

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

Officiant: Canon Eric Woods

Introit: View me, Lord (Lloyd)

Responses: Clucas

Psalm:  119 vv 49-56

Canticles:  Walmisley in D minor

Anthem: Panis Angelicus (Franck)

Hymns: 353, 354

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

Sunday 15th September 2019

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

Celebrant: Canon Eric Woods

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
The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
9.30am - Parish Eucharist for Battle of Britain Sunday

Celebrant & Preacher: Canon Eric Woods

Setting: Jackson in G

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

Hymns: 436, 457, 383, 436

Hymns: 245, 452, 463(ii), The National Anthem

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

Celebrant: Revd Lesley McCreadie

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

Officiant & Preacher: Revd Nelva Moss

St Paul's @ The Gryphon, Sherborne
10.30am - Morning Worship
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: Canon Eric Woods

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

Officiant: Revd Jono Tregale

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

Officiant & Preacher: Canon Eric Woods

Introit: O nata lux (Tallis)

Responses: Clucas

Psalm: 139 vv 1-12

Canticles: Noble in B minor

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

Hymns: 245, 452, 463(ii), The National Anthem

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

Sunday 22nd September 2019

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: Revd Jane Craw

Preacher: Revd Hugh Bonsey

Setting: Sumsion in F

Motets: Ubi caritas (Duruflé); Tantum ergo (Laloux)

Hymns: 484 (167), 490, 296(i), 235

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

Celebrant: Revd Guntars Reboks

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

Officiant & Preacher: Canon Eric Woods

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

Officiant: Revd Hugh Bonsey

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

Officiant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Revd Guntars Reboks

Introit: Oculi omnium (Wood)

Responses: Reading

Psalm: 119 vv 137-144

Canticles: Stanford in C

Anthem:  Listen sweet dove (Ives)

Hymns: 433 (omitting **verses 4, 5), 407, 468


Sunday 29th September 2019

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 for Harvest Thanksgiving

Celebrant: & Preacher: Canon Eric Woods

Setting: Darke in E

Motet: Locus iste (Bruckner)

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

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

Officiant & Preacher: Revd Nelva Moss

The Church of St James the Great, Longburton
10.00am - Holy Communion for Harvest Thanksgiving

Celebrant & Preacher: Revd Lesley McCreadie

St Paul's @ The Gryphon, Sherborne
10.30am - Holy Communion
The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
11.00am - Mattins: Fellowship Sunday for Harvest Thanksgiving

Officiant & Preacher: Revd Jane Craw

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

Officiant: Revd Ron Martin

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: I sat down under his shadow (Bairstow)

Responses: Smith

Psalm: 65

Canticles: Murrill in E

Anthem:  Give us the wings of faith (Bullock)

Hymns: 262, 493, 263 (omit **verses)

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

Preacher: Canon Eric Woods