The Collegiate & Civic Church of

St Mary, Swansea

Services & Music – January 2017

 

SUNDAY 1st January   The Naming of Jesus

11.00am Holy Eucharist

Celebrant & Preacher: The Revd Canon Ian Rees, Rector

Hymns: 57, 58, 64, 81

 

FRIDAY 6th     The Epiphany of Our Lord

11.00am Archidiaconal Mothers’ Union Holy Eucharist

 

SUNDAY 8th January

The First Sunday of Epiphany:

The Baptism of Christ

11.00am Choral Eucharist, with Admissions to the Choral Foundation

Celebrant; The Revd Canon Ian Rees, Rector

Preacher: The Revd Fr John Anthony, Assistant Curate

Hymns: 90 (i), 175, 87, 612                                   Ps 29 (84)

Herbert Sumsion in F

Thomas Tallis          O Lord, give thy Holy Spirit

Johann Sebastian Bach           In dir ist Freude, BWV 615

 

4.00pm Choral Evensong

Hymns: 92, 93

Thomas Tallis Responses                        Pss 46 (127), 47 (129)

William Harris in A

William Crotch      Lo! Star-led chiefs

Dietrich Buxtehude Variations; “How brightly shines the morning star

 

 

SUNDAY 15th January

The Second Sunday of Epiphany

11.00am Choral Eucharist

Celebrant; The Revd Fr John Anthony, Assistant Curate

Preacher: The Revd Canon Ian Rees, Rector

Hymns: 89, 325 (ii), 86(i), 538

Harold Darke in E                                  Ps 40, 1-10 (282)

F.A.G. Ouseley      From the rising of the sun

Louis Vierne          Carillon

3.00pm Holy Eucharist, with the Institution of the Swansea Ministry Area

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

Hymns: see service booklet                                   Ps 96 (239)

Dom Gregory Murray          A New People’s Mass

Sidney S. Campbell                Praise to God in the highest

Percy Whitlock                 Paean

 

SUNDAY 22nd January

The Third Sunday of Epiphany

11.00am Choral Eucharist

Celebrant; The Revd Helen Rees, Associate Priest

Preacher: The Revd Canon Ian Rees, Rector

Hymns: 2, 38, 585, 590

William Mathias     Communion Series 3          Ps 27, 1-8 (80)

William Deane       The Grace of our Lord

William Mathias     Processional

 

4.00pm Choral Evensong

Hymns: 84 (i), 490 (ii)

Thomas Ebdon Responses                                     Ps 33 (96)

Heathcote Statham in E minor

Thomas Attwood   O God, who by the leading of a star

 

 

SUNDAY 29th January

The Fourth Sunday of Epiphany:

11.00am Choral Eucharist

Celebrant; The Revd Fr John Anthony, Assistant Curate

Preacher: The Revd Ian Folks, Assistant Curate

Hymns: 574, 341, 90 (i), 395

Adrian Batten        Short Service         Ps 36, 5-10 (104)

Adrian Batten        O praise the Lord (2nd setting)

Gordon Jacob         Festal Flourish

 

5.00pm Choral Evensong at St Gwynog’s, Llangennech, sung by St Mary’s Choir

Hymns: 85, 87, Dy law, O Dduw

Ian Parrott      Surely the Lord is in this place

John Sanders Responses                        Ps 34, 1-10 (97)

Charles Villiers Stanford in C

Ralph Vaughan Williams    O how amiable are thy dwellings

 

 

SUNDAY 5th February

The Presentation of Christ in the Temple – Candlemas

11.00am Choral Eucharist

 

4.00pm Choral Evensong

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Parish of Central Swansea

 

Rector of Central Swansea,

Vicar of St Mary’s & Director of the College of St Mary:

The Revd Canon Ian Rees

 

Assistant Curates:

The Revd Fr John Anthony

The Revd Ian Folks BA BTh

 

Associate Priest: The Revd Helen Rees BD MTh

 

Lay Reader Emeritus: Mr Leslie Taylor

 

Director Of Music:

Dr William Reynolds BMus MA PhD FRCO LRSM LTCL AWACM

 

Weekly Service Pattern

Sundays

11.00am Choral Eucharist

4.00pm Choral Evensong

Tuesdays

5.30pm Choral Evensong (to resume during February)

Wednesdays

10.30am Holy Eucharist

12.45pm Lunchtime Service

Fridays and Saturdays

12.30pm Holy Eucharist

(except 1st Friday of each month)

 

 

A New Year

Offering

New Opportunities for

New Choristers

 

We are keen to welcome and encourage a new intake of junior singers (aged 7 upwards) from across the City and County of Swansea to join our Boys’ Choir

and Girl Choristers

and to receive a free, professional cathedral-style choral training

 

 

Please contact

Dr William Reynolds, Director of Music

01792 467606

www.swanseastmary.co.uk

 

 

 

 

 

 

www.swanseastmary.co.uk