The Collegiate & Civic Church of

St Mary, Swansea

Services & Music – October 2017

 

SUNDAY 1st October

Thanksgiving for the Harvest

(Sixteenth Sunday after Trinity)

11.00am Choral Eucharist

Celebrant: The Revd Fr John Anthony, Assistant Curate

Preacher: The Revd Canon Ian Rees, Rector

Hymns: 270, 275, 272, 254                    Ps 65 (164)

Adrian Batten        Short Service

Adrian Batten        O sing joyfully

Sigfrid Karg-Elert March Triomphale: Nun danket alle Gott

  

4.00pm Choral Evensong

Hymns: 273, 274

Richard Ayleward Responses                Ps 67 (Bairstow)

Herbert Brewer in Eb

Francis Jackson       For the fruits of his creation

Francis Jackson       Fanfare

 

  

Tuesday 3rd  

5.30pm Choral Evensong – sung by the Boys’ Choir & Girl Choristers

Plainsong Responses                                              Ps 115

J. H. Arnold            A Plain Magnificat & Nunc dimittis

Alexander L’Estrange           May the road rise to meet you      Hymn 252

 

Friday 6th William Tyndale (1536), Translator & Martyr

11.00am Mothers’ Union Archidiaconal Eucharist

 

 Saturday 7th

12.30pm Holy Eucharist

3.30pm Memorial Service

 

 SUNDAY 8th October

Seventeenth Sunday After Trinity

11.00am Choral Eucharist

Celebrant: The Revd Canon Ian Rees, Rector

Preacher: The Revd Fr John Anthony, Assistant Curate

Hymns: 585, 449, 608, 395                    Ps 80, 7-15 (139)

Sydney H. Nicholson             Missa Sancti Magni

Thomas Tallis                          Verily, verily I say to you

Johannn Sebastian Bach        Prelude in A minor, BWV 543

 

4.00pm Choral Evensong

Hymns: 456, 516 (i)

Thomas Tallis Responses                        Ps 136 (359)

Herbert Sumsion in G

Charles Villiers Stanford       Lighten our darkness

 

Tuesday 10th

12.30pm Holy Eucharist, with Healing

5.30pm Choral Evensong – Upper Voices

Ian Fox Responses                                                  Ps 139, 1-11

Ralph Vaughan Williams in C

George Frederic Handel       Lord, I trust thee   Hymn 261

 

SUNDAY 15th October           

Eighteenth Sunday After Trinity

11.00am Choral Eucharist

Celebrant & Preacher: The Revd Fr Ian Folks, Curate

Hymns: 502, 589, 482, 430                   Ps 23 (Walford Davies)

William Mathias                     Communion Series 3

William Deane                       The Grace of our Lord

Johannn Sebastian Bach        Fugue in A minor, BWV 543

 

4.00pm Choral Evensong

Hymns: 607, 608

John Sanders Responses                        Ps 139, 1-11 (Sinclair)

Ernest J. Moeran in D

George Frederic Handel       Since by man came death

 

Tuesday 17th    Ignatius (c.117), Bishop & Martyr

5.30pm Choral Evensong on the Eve of Luke, Evangelist – Boys’ Choir & Girl Choristers

Harry Bramma Responses                                     Ps 33, 1-12

Eric H. Thiman in G

George Frederic Handel       How beautiful are the feet    Hymn 220

 

Wednesday 18th            Luke, Evangelist

10.30am Holy Eucharist

12.30pm Lunchtime Service

6.45pm RSCM Choral Workshop at St Peter’s, Newton: Lighten our Darkness

Saturday 21st

10.30am Service for the reformation of 108 (Welsh) Field Squadron (Militia), the Royal Monmouthshire Royal Engineers (Militia)

12.30pm Holy Eucharist

 

SUNDAY 22nd October                       Nineteenth Sunday After Trinity

11.00am Choral Eucharist

Celebrant: The Revd Fr John Anthony, Assistant Curate

Preacher: The Revd Canon Ian Rees, Rector

Hymns: 165, 191, 604, 398                    Ps 96, 1-9 (239)

Giovanni Grossi                     Messa a quattro voci

Orlando di Lasso                     Tibi Laus

Bernardo Pasquini                 Toccata

 

4.00pm Choral Evensong

Hymns: 504, 571

William Reynolds Responses Ps 142 (Reynolds)

Richard Shephard                  The Gloucester Service

Charles Villiers Stanford       O for a closer walk with God

 

6.00pm Informal Evening Service

 

Tuesday 24th   

12.30pm Cymun Bendigaid

5.30pm Choral Evensong – sung by The Gentlemen of the Choir

Plainsong Responses                                              Ps 22, 25-32

George Dyson in C minor

Felix Mendelssohn O lux beata Trinitas            Hymn 408(ii)

 

Saturday 28th

10.00am-4.30pm Diocesan Resource Day: Kindling a Flame

12.30pm Holy Eucharist

 

SUNDAY 29th October          

Bible Sunday

(Twentieth Sunday After Trinity)

11.00am Choral Eucharist

Celebrant & Preacher: The Revd Fr John Anthony, Curate

Hymns: 612, 515, 584, 267

Harold Darke in F                                  Ps 119, 9-16 (298)

Thomas Attwood                   Teach me, O Lord

Herbert Howells                    Flourish for a Bidding

 

4.00pm Choral Evensong

Hymns: 504, 503 (i)

Thomas Ebdon Responses                     Ps 119, 89-96

Healey Willan        Faux-bourdons

Willliam Russell     Blessed Lord, who hast caused all holy scripture

 

 

Tuesday 31st     Catholic & Protestant Saints & Martyrs of the Reformation Era

Vigil of All Saints

No Evening Prayer – Boys’ Choir on Half Term

 

Weekly Service Pattern

Sundays

11.00am Choral Eucharist

4.00pm Choral Evensong

Tuesdays

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

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

5.30pm Choral Evensong (during term time)

Wednesdays

10.30am Holy Eucharist

12.30pm Lunchtime Service

Fridays and Saturdays

12.30pm Holy Eucharist (except 1st Friday of each month)

 

 Become a New Generation Chorister

 

We are keen to welcome and encourage a new intake of junior singers (aged 7 upwards) to join our Boys’ Choir and Girl Choristers across the City & County of Swansea to share with the success of our Boys’ Choir and Girl Choristers who receive a free, professional cathedral-style choral training

Please contact Dr William Reynolds

Director of Music

twreynolds123@gmail.com

01792 467606

for information on becoming a member of

St Mary’s Choir, St Mary’s Boys’ Choir, St Mary’s Girl Choristers, or concerning University Choral Scholarships

 

www.swanseastmary.co.uk