The Collegiate & Civic Church of

St Mary, Swansea

Services & Music – February 2018

 

Friday 2nd

11.00am Archidiaconal Mothers’ Union Holy Eucharist

 

SUNDAY 4th February

Sexagesima: Creation Sunday

11.00am Choral Eucharist

Celebrant & Preacher: The Revd Canon Ian Rees, Rector

Hymns: 250, 251 (ii), 254, 556

Herbert Sumsion in F                            Ps 104, 25-36 (80)

Adrian Batten        O sing joyfully

Johann Sebastian Bach           Prelude in G, BWV541

 

4.00pm Choral Evensong

Hymns: 431, 258 (t.171)

Humphrey Clucas Responses                Ps 65 (164)

Ernest J. Moeran in D

John Rutter            A Gaelic Blessing

 

Tuesday 6th

1.00pm Funeral: Mary Owen                               Hymn 455

5.30pm Choral Evensong – Boys’ Choir & Girl Choristers

Harry Bramma Responses                                     Ps 33, 1-12

J. H. Arnold            A Plain Magnificat & Nunc Dimittis

Gerald H. Knight   Christ, whose glory fills the skies                                                                                 Hymn 261

 

Thursday 8th

7.00pm Riding Lights Theatre Company

 

SUNDAY 11th February

Quinquagesima: Transfiguration Sunday

11.00am Choral Eucharist

Celebrant: The Revd Fr John Anthony, Assistant Curate

Preacher: The Revd Canon Ian Rees, Rector

Hymns: 2, 248, 435, 491

Sydney H. Nicholson  Missa Sancti Magni      Ps 50, 1-6 (171)

Anton Bruckner    Locus iste

Johann Sebastian Bach           Fugue in G, BWV541

 

4.00pm Choral Evensong

Hymns: 544, 392

John Sanders Responses                                        Ps 2 (27)

Charles Harford Lloyd in A

Thomas Tallis          O nata lux de lumine

 

Shrove Tuesday 13th

No Evensong today

 

Ash Wednesday 14th February

10.30am Holy Eucharist

12.30pm Lunchtime Service

7.00pm Choral Eucharist, with Imposition of Ashes

Celebrant & Preacher: The Revd Canon Ian Rees, Rector

Hymns: 95, 98, 96 (ii), 621

John Ireland in C                                   Ps 130 (Howells)

Philip Marshall       The Litany

Samuel Sebastian Wesley      Wash me throughly

Henry Purcell        Thou knowest, Lord

 

SUNDAY 18th February

First Sunday of Lent

11.00am Choral Eucharist

Celebrant: The Revd Canon Ian Rees, Rector

Preacher: The Revd Fr John Anthony, Assistant Curate

Hymns: 95, 385, 96 (ii), 496

Giovanni Grossi     Missa a quatro voci Lent Prose

Thomas Tallis          Out from the deep

John Hingeston      Double Voluntary

 

4.00pm Choral Evensong

Hymns: 95, 605

William Reynolds Response               Ps 119, 17-32 (299, 300)

Thomas Tertius Noble in B minor

H. Balfour Gardiner              Evening Hymn

 

6.00pm Informal Evening Service

 

Tuesday 20th The Saints, Martyrs and Missionaries of Africa

No Choral Evensong – Choir Half Term

 

SUNDAY 25th February

Second Sunday of Lent

11.00am Choral Eucharist

Celebrant: The Revd Fr John Anthony, Assistant Curate

Preacher: The Revd Canon Ian Rees, Rector

Hymns: 6, 582, 523, 538

William Harris in F                                                Lent Prose

C. Hubert H. Parry                                Prevent us, O Lord

Charles Villiers Stanford       Postlude in G minor

 

4.00pm Choral Evensong

Hymns: 536 (i), 582

Thomas Tunnard Responses                              Ps 135 (Smart)

Charles Wood in C minor

Sergei Rachmaninof              To thee, O Lord

 

Tuesday 27th George Herbert (1633), Priest & Poet

12.30pm Cymun Bendigaid

5.30pm Choral Evensong – Upper Voices

Richard Ayleward Responses                                Ps 52

Ralph Vaughan Williams in C              

C. Hubert H. Parry                He delivered the poor           Hymn 583

 

 

 

Weekly Service Pattern

Sundays

11.00am Choral Eucharist

4.00pm Choral Evensong

6.00pm Informal Evening Service (3rd Sunday of each month)

Tuesdays

12.30pm Cymun Bendigaid (4th Tuesday of each month)

5.30pm Choral Evensong

Wednesdays

10.30am Holy Eucharist

12.30pm Lunchtime Service

Fridays and Saturdays

12.30pm Holy Eucharist

(except 1st Friday of each month)