The Collegiate & Civic Church of

St Mary, Swansea

Services & Music – August 2016

 

 

 

St Mary's Choirs are in recess until Sunday 4th September

 

 

Tuesday 2nd August

1.10pm Summer Organ Series: Andrew Goodwin, St Mary’s, Swansea; St Gwynog’s, Llangennech; and Organist Emeritus, Bangor Cathedral

 

Friday 5th         Oswald (642), King and Martyr

11.00am Mothers’ Union Archidiaconal Eucharist

 

SUNDAY 7th August   Eleventh Sunday After Trinity

11.00am Holy Eucharist

Celebrant & Preacher: The Revd Canon Ian Rees, Rector

Hymns: 591, 608, 308, 548                    Ps 33. 12-21

A New English Folk Mass     

 

4.00pm Evening Prayer (said)              Ps 108

 

Tuesday 9th      Mary Sumner (1921), Founder of the Mothers’ Union

1.10pm Summer Organ Series: Dr William Reynolds, St Mary’s, Swansea

 

Thursday 11th   Clare of Assisi (1253), Mendicant

2.00pm Festival Service celebrating 125th Anniversary of the branch and 140 years of the Mothers’ Union

Preacher: The Rt Revd John D. E. Davies, Bishop of Swansea & Brecon

Hymns: 81, 453, 530, 262

 

Thursday 11th to Sunday 14th August:

‘A Celebration of Faith’ Flower Festival to Celebrate 140 years of the Worldwide Mothers’ Union

 

SUNDAY 14th August Twelfth Sunday After Trinity

11.00am Choral Eucharist

Celebrant & Preacher: The Revd Canon Ian Rees, Rector

Hymns: 1, 216, 356, 362                                        Ps 82

A New English Folk Mass     

 

4.00pm Evensong on the Eve of Mary, Mother of Our Lord, and with the Licensing of a new Prison Chaplain

Preacher: The Rt Revd John D. E. Davies, Bishop of Swansea & Brecon

Hymns: 241(t.435), 238, 386, 455                         Ps 72 (35)

Mag (28)                 Nunc (26)

 

Tuesday 16th

1.10pm Summer Organ Series: Dr Ian Rutt, Swansea University

 

SUNDAY 21st August  Thirteenth Sunday After Trinity

11.00am Choral Eucharist, sung by Hemiola

Celebrant: The Revd Fr John Anthony, Assistant Curate

Preacher: The Revd Ian Folks, Assistant Curate

Hymns: 555, 533, 558, 494                    Ps 103, 1-8

Harold Darke in F

William Byrd          Ave verum corpus

 

4.00pm Choral Evensong, sung by Hemiola

Hymns: 515, 573

William Smith Responses                      Ps 119, 49-72

Charles Villiers Stanford in C

Charles Wood        O thou, the central orb

 

Tuesday 23rd    Tydfil (430), Martyr

1.10pm Summer Organ Series: Huw Tregelles Williams, St Mary’s, Swansea

 

Thursday 25th

2.00pm Holy Matrimony

Hymns: 455, 375

 

SUNDAY 28th August Fourteenth Sunday After Trinity

11.00am Holy Eucharist

Celebrant: The Revd Helen Rees, Associate Priest

Preacher: The Revd Canon Ian Rees, Rector

Hymns: 556, 467, 253, 497

A New English Folk Mass                                      Ps 112

 

3.00pm Churches Together Songs of Praise at the Vetch Field

 

Tuesday 30th

1.10pm Summer Organ Series: Dr William Reynolds, St Mary’s, Swansea

 

St Mary’s

Summer Organ Series

 

Tuesdays 1.10pm-1.50pm

19th July until 13th September

 

Free admission

 

2nd August Andrew Goodwin (St Mary’s, Swansea; St Gwynog’s, Llangennech; and Organist Emeritus, Bangor Cathedral)

9th August Dr William Reynolds (Director of Music, St Mary’s, Swansea, and Organist, Llandovery College)

16th August Dr Ian Rutt (Swansea University)

23rd August Huw Tregelles Williams (St Mary’s, Swansea)

30th August Dr William Reynolds (Director of Music, St Mary’s, Swansea, and Organist, Llandovery College)

6th September Dr Alan Sykes (St Mary’s, Swansea, and Uniting Church Sketty)

13th September Huw Williams (HM Chapel Royal, St James’ Palace)

 

Retiring collections towards the tunings, upkeep and general maintenance of the St Mary’s Organ

Come early to enjoy tea, coffee, cakes and light lunches on sale in our Café beforehand

 

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