The Collegiate & Civic Church of

St Mary, Swansea

Services & Music – June 2017


Friday 2nd June Blandina & her Companions (177), Martyrs

11.00am Archidiaconal Mothers’ Union Eucharist


SUNDAY 4th June       The Day of Pentecost

11.00am Choral Eucharist

Celebrant: The Revd Fr John Anthony

Preacher: The Revd Canon Ian Rees, Rector

Hymns: 175 (i), 188, 180, 191

Harold Darke in F                                  Ps 104, 25-36 (80)

William Parsons     Come, Holy Ghost, eternal God

Nicolas de Grigny  Dialogue sur les grands Jeux (Veni Creator)


2.30pm Holy Baptism


4.00pm Choral Evensong

Hymns: 178, 187

Thomas Ebdon Responses                     Ps 67 (211)

Charles Harford Lloyd in A

Thomas Attwood   Come, Holy Ghost


Tuesday 6th

5.30pm Choral Evensong – Upper Voices

Richard Ayleward Responses                                Ps 22

Eric H. Thiman in G

Orlando Gibbons    Come, Holy Ghost                Hymn 189 (i)


SUNDAY 11th June      Trinity Sunday

11.00am Choral Eucharist

Celebrant & Preacher: The Revd Fr John Anthony, Curate

Hymns: 202, 426, 392, 267

Giovanni Grossi     Messa a quattro voci       Ps 8 (Macfarren)

Orlando di Lasso                     Tibi Laus

Simon Preston                       Alleluyas


4.00pm Choral Evensong

Hymns: 202, 206

Philip Radcliffe Responses                     Ps 150 (Goodenough)

Edgar Day in Bb

Malcolm Archer                    O Trinity of blessed light

Johann Sebastian BachFugue in Eb (‘St Anne’), BWV 552


Tuesday 13th   

12.30pm Holy Eucharist, with Healing

5.30pm Choral Evensong – Boys’ Choir & Senior Girl Choristers

Harry Bramma Responses                     Ps 8

J.H. Arnold             A Plain Magnificat & Nunc dimittis

Franz Schubert      Holy, holy, holy                     Hymn 520


Wednesday 14th            Basil the Great (397), Bishop & Doctor

11.00am South Atlantic Medal Association Falkland Islands 35th Anniversary Commemoration Service

12.45pm Lunchtime Service


Saturday 17th   

12.30pm Holy Eucharist

2.00pm Organ Donation Thanksgiving Service


SUNDAY 18th June     First Sunday after Trinity

11.00am Choral Eucharist

Celebrant: The Revd Fr John Anthony, Assistant Curate

Preacher: Guest Preacher

Hymns: 534, 321, 324, 322                    Ps 100 (199)

Sydney H. Nicholson             Missa Sancti Magni

Alun Hoddinott                     Holy, holy, holy

William Mathias                     Toccata giocosa


4.00pm Choral Evensong

Hymns: 564, 426

John Sanders Responses                        Pss 42 & 43 (Wesley)

Richard Shephard                  Gloucester Service

Herbert Howells                    Like as the hart


6.00pm Informal Evening Service


Tuesday 20th    Alban (250), Julius & Aaron (304-5), Martyrs

2.00pm Saltmine Theatre Group

 NB There is no Evensong today


Saturday 24th    The Nativity of John the Baptist

12.30pm Holy Eucharist

2.30pm Ordinations at Brecon Cathedral


SUNDAY 25th June     The Second Sunday after Trinity

11.00am Benefice Eucharist

Celebrant: The Revd Ian Folks, Assistant Curate

Preacher: The Revd Canon Ian Rees, Rector

Hymns: See service sheet                     Ps 69, 13-19 (172)

Adrian Batten        Short Service

John Goss               These are they that follow the Lamb

Johann Sebastian Bach           1st Movement, from Concerto in A minor, BWV 593


4.00pm Choral Evensong

Hymns: 564, 591

William Reynolds Responses                 Ps 46 (127)

William Harris in A minor

Sydney H. Nicholson             Captains of the saintly band


Tuesday 27th

12.30pm Cymun Bendigaid

5.30pm Choral Evensong – Full Choir

Thomas Tallis Responses                                        Ps 68, 19-35

Ralph Vaughan Williams in C

William Deane       The Grace of our Lord          Hymn 426




St Mary’s

Summer Organ Series


Tuesdays 1.10pm-1.50pm

4th July until 12th September


Free admission – retiring collection




Weekly Service Pattern


11.00am Choral Eucharist

4.00pm Choral Evensong


12.30pm Eucharist, with Healing (2nd Tuesday of each month)

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

5.30pm Choral Evensong


10.30am Holy Eucharist

12.45pm Lunchtime Service

Fridays and Saturdays

12.30pm Holy Eucharist

(except 1st Friday of each month)