MAY 2012

Sunday 6th May 2012 - "Fifth Sunday of Easter" & "Fourth Sunday after Easter"

Tuesday 1st May - St.Philip and St.James : Apostles 1st century

Wednesday 2nd May - St.Athanasius: Bishop of Alexandria 296-373

Thursday 3rd May - "Invention of the Cross"

Friday 4th May - Saints and Martyrs of the Reformation Era

Friday 4th May - St.Monica: Matron (mother of St.Augustine of Hippo) died 388

Saturday 5th May - St.Hilary: Bishop of Arles 401-449

Saturday 12th May - St.Pancras: Martyr & Railway Station died 304

9.15 am Parish Communion

Hymn 636 "Aurelia" "The Church's one foundation"

Kyrie (said)
Gloria ("Archer in D")

Psalm 22 vv. 25-end Crotch in A flat (65) "My praise is of thee..."

Gradual Hymn 428 t.i "Love Divine" "Love divine, all loves excelling"

Offertory Hymn 418 "St Hugh" "Lord, teach us how to pray aright"

Sanctus & Benedictus, Acclamation, Agnus Dei ("Thorne in D")

Hymn 756 "Paderborn" "Ye servants of God"

6 pm Evensong

Hymn 180 tune A&M 299 "Martyrdom" "Forgive our sins as we forgive"

Psalm 96 Russell in E flat (162) "O sing unto the Lord....."

Magnificat Set "A" Turle in G (30)

Nunc Dimittis Set "A" Baker in C (34)

Hymn 638 "St Clement" "The day thou gavest, ....."

Hymn 608 "Northampton" "Songs of praise the angels sang"

Sunday 13th May 2012 - "Sixth Sunday of Easter" & "Fifth Sunday after Easter" and "Rogation Sunday"

[Monday 14th May - St.Matthias: Apostle & Martyr, may be celebrated. Appointed feast day is 24th February]

Thursday 17th May 2012: ASCENSION DAY

Saturday 19th May - St. Dunstan: Archbishop of Canterbury c.924-988

11.00 am Family Service - Pet Sunday: The Story of Noah

Thursday 17th May 2012 - "Ascension Day"

10.00 am Morning Prayer

Sunday 20th May 2012 - "Seventh Sunday of Easter" & "Sunday after Ascension Day"

Monday 21st May - St.Helena: Matron c.248-327

Friday 25th May - The Venerable Bede: Priest, Scholar & Historian 673-735

Friday 25th May - St.Aldhelm: Bishop of Sherborne c.640-709

Saturday 26th May - St.Augustine of Canterbury: first Archbishop of Canterbury died 604

9.15 am Parish Communion

Hymn 16 t.i "Miles Lane" "All hail the power of Jesus' name"

Kyrie (said)
Gloria ("Archer in D")

Psalm 1 Fussell in F (38) "Blessed is the man that hath...."

Gradual Hymn 84 t.i "Carlisle" "Breath on me, Breath of God"

Offertory Hymn 540 "Song 1" "O thou, who at the Eucharist ..."

Sanctus & Benedictus, Acclamation, Agnus Dei ("Thorne in D")

Hymn 137 t.ii "Diademata" "Crown him with many crowns"

6 pm Evensong

Hymn 120 "Nativity" "Come, let us join our cheerful...."

Psalm 147 Aldrich in F (238) "O praise the Lord"

Magnificat Set "D" Cooke in F (33)

Nunc Dimittis Set "D" Elvey in G (37)

Hymn 12 "Hyfrydol" "Alleluia, sing to Jesus"

Hymn 484 "Stockton" "O for a heart to praise my God"

Sunday 27th May 2012 - "Whit Sunday ", "Day of Pentecost"

Wednesday 30th May - St.Joan of Arc: Visionary & Martyr 1412-1431

Friday 1st June - St.Nicomede: Priest & Martyr 1st century

Friday 1st June - St.Justin: Scholar & Martyr c.100-165

Saturday 2nd June - CORONATION DAY (1953))

11am Matins

Hymn 114 "Down Ampney" "Come down, O Love divine"

Venite Russell in F (5)

Psalm 111 Hopkins in B flat (183) "I will give thanks unto the Lord"

Te Deum Set "B (13, 14 & 15)

Benedictus Set "D" (29)

Hymn 116 "Hawkhurst" "Come, gracious Spirit"

Hymn 551 "Hanover" "O worship the King"

Sunday 3rd June 2012 - "Trinity Sunday "


Tuesday 5th June - St.Boniface (Wynfrith) of Crediton: "Apostle of Germany" Archbishop & Martyr c.680-c.754

Thursday 7th June - "Corpus Christi"

Saturday 9th June - St.Columba (Columcille or Colm): Abbot of Iona & Missionary c.521-597

10.30am Benefice Jubilee Service