This Sunday, 19 August, is the 13 Sunday after Pentecost. The 8 am mass has no hymns and a sermon while the 9.30 has a procession and mass, hymns with a choir and a sermon, and there is morning tea afterwards. The gospel for this Sunday continues the exploration of John 6, and the theme of the bread of life. There is Evensong at 4 pm, this is just a simple said service from the Book of Common Prayer, with its wonderful 16th C English.
Gregorian Chant Group
We meet next on Wednesday, 22 August, at 7.30 pm in the Hall.
Last week we sang the same chant as before, and finished off learning the Pater Noster. Here are the youtube links for your interest.
This Sunday, 26 August, is the 14 Sunday after Pentecost. The 8 am mass has no hymns and a sermon while the 9.30 has a procession and mass, hymns with a choir and a sermon, and there is morning tea afterwards. There is Evensong at 4 pm, this is just a simple said service from the Book of Common Prayer, with its wonderful 16th C English.
The group meets next at 9.45 on 30 August in the Parish Hall. We continue on the Epistle of Barnabas in Greek.
The St George’s Fellowship Group will meet on Tuesday 4 September at 1 pm. Please come and bring your friends. We will conclude with a shared afternoon tea as usual.
Benedictine Oblates Votive Mass
There is a mass or meeting once a month for oblates of St Benedict and others interested in the relgious life. the mass includes a reading from the Rule of St Benedict and is followed by a shared lunch. We meet next on Saturday 15 September at 11 am.
The Lodge Service
Once a month we hold an Anglican service in the local nursing home, The Lodge at Wayville. Our next service there is this Wednesday 19 September.
On Michaelmas, 30 September, we will have the Rev’d Joan Claring-Bould to preach.
Every month, usually on the first Friday, we remember at a special requiem all those whose year’s mind falls in that month, the recently departed, and any others for whom prayers are requested. The next monthly requiem is Friday 5 October. Please let Fr Scott know if you wish any names to be added to the list.
Parish Council meets next on Sunday 14 October, 2018 at 11 am.
Cell of Our Lady of Walsingham
This meets next on Saturday 3 November at 9 am for mass followed by a shared breakfast.
This meets next on Sunday 4 November, 2018 at 11 am.
The 100th anniversary of the end of World War 1 falls on Sunday 11 November this year. Our mass at 9.30 that day will have a special preacher, Fr Joe Johns, a former marine and military chaplain. There will be prayers at the War Shrine at 11 am. We will keep this Sunday with a special votive mass for peace.
Christ the King
On the feast of Christ the King on 25 November, we will have the Deacon Wendy Morecroft to preach.