Services This Week

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


Sunday 26th May 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 Guntars Reboks

Preacher: Revd Christopher Huitson

Setting: Sumsion in G

Motets: Love bade me welcome (Vaughan Williams)

Hymns: 415 (t.  346), 115, 364 (t. 408), 437

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 - Said Holy Communion

Celebrant: Revd Lesley McCreadie

St Paul's @ The Gryphon, Sherborne
10.30am - All Age Worship
The Church of St Mary Magdalene, Castleton
11.00am - Mattins for Fellowship Sunday

Officiant & Preacher: Revd Jane Craw

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

Officiant & Preacher: Canon Eric Woods

Introit: Si iniquitates (S Wesley)

Responses: Marlow

Psalm: 126

Canticles: Sumsion in G

Anthem: I will lift up mine eyes (Walker)

Hymns: 486, 493, 265


Thursday 30th May 2019

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
7.00am - Ascension Day

Choir sings from the Tower

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
7.00pm - Parish Eucharist for Ascension Day

Celebrant: Revd Guntars Reboks

Preacher: Canon Eric Woods

Setting: Mass for three voices (Byrd)

Motet: Viri Galilei (Byrd); Ave verum (Byrd)

Hymns: 130 (i), 134, 271, 332


Saturday 1st June 2019

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

Service sung by Keynsham Parish Church


Sunday 2nd June 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 Lesley McCreadie

Preacher: Revd Jane Craw

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

Officiant: Revd Hugh Bonsey

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

Celebrant: 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: Revd Christopher Huitson

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

Officiant & Preacher: Revd Hugh Bonsey