Events at Guildford Cathedral

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Please note that events are subject to change, especially those advertised more than a month in advance.

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Saturday 1st April 2017

Frederick Denison Maurice, priest, teacher of the faith, 1872

8.40am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.00am
Healing Eucharist
Lady Chapel
5.00pm
Evensong (said)
Lady Chapel
7.30pm
Woking Choral Society Haydn's Creation
Tickets £22.00 (Front Nave) or £16.00 (Rear Nave), £5.00 (Students) from Guildford Cathedral Online Box Office

Sunday 2nd April 2017

Fifth Sunday of Lent

Passion Sunday

8.00am
Holy Communion (BCP)
Queenź’s Chapel
9.45am
The Cathedral Eucharist (BCP)
High Altar
11.30am
Mattins
Nave Altar
Psalm 86
6.00pm
Evensong
Nave Altar
Psalm 30

Monday 3rd April 2017

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong (said)
Lady Chapel

Tuesday 4th April 2017

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong (said)
Lady Chapel

Wednesday 5th April 2017

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
9.00am
University of Surrey Higher Degree Ceremonies

The Cathedral will be closed to visitors all day. The Lady Chapel will be open for quiet prayer (access via the North Door at the far end of the car park). Please note that the site will be closed to all vehicles between 9.00am and 5.00pm.
5.30pm
Evensong (said)
Lady Chapel

Thursday 6th April 2017

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
9.00am
University of Surrey Higher Degree Ceremonies

The Cathedral will be closed to visitors all day. The Lady Chapel will be open for quiet prayer (access via the North Door at the far end of the car park). Please note that the site will be closed to all vehicles between 9.00am and 5.00pm.
5.30pm
Evensong (said)
Lady Chapel
7.45pm
Lent Lecture Creation to Creation
Tickets Free

Friday 7th April 2017

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
9.00am
University of Surrey Higher Degree Ceremonies

The Cathedral will be closed to visitors all day. The Lady Chapel will be open for quiet prayer (access via the North Door at the far end of the car park). Please note that the site will be closed to all vehicles between 9.00am and 5.00pm.
5.30pm
Evensong (said)
Lady Chapel

Saturday 8th April 2017

8.40am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.00am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.00pm
Evensong (said)
Lady Chapel

Sunday 9th April 2017

Palm Sunday

8.00am
Holy Communion (BCP)
Lady Chapel
10.30am
Palm Sunday Procession (Eucharist)
High Altar
6.00pm
Evensong
Nave Altar
Psalm 80

Monday 10th April 2017

Monday of Holy Week

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong (Menís Voices)
Quire & Nave
Responses: Plainsong
Fauxbourdons - William Byrd
Psalm 25
The Lamentations of Jeremiah (Part 1) - Thomas Tallis

Tuesday 11th April 2017

Tuesday of Holy Week

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong
Quire & Nave
Responses: Byrd
Fauxbourdons - Thomas Tallis
Psalm 55: 12-23
Salvator mundi - Thomas Tallis

Wednesday 12th April 2017

Wednesday of Holy Week

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
10.00am
Journey towards Easter Free Family Event
Tickets Free Admission
5.30pm
Evensong (said)
Lady Chapel
Psalm 88

Thursday 13th April 2017

Maundy Thursday

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
11.00am
Diocesan Eucharist with the Blessing of Oils
Nave Altar
Missa simplex - Katherine Dienes-Williams
Ave verum corpus - Gabriel Fauré
5.30pm
Evensong (said)
Lady Chapel
Psalm 39
7.00pm
Maundy Thursday Eucharist
High Altar

Friday 14th April 2017

Good Friday

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
12.00pm
The Good Friday Addresses
Nave
1.30pm
The Good Friday Liturgy
High Altar
St John Passion - Paul Provost
Psalm 22: 1-11
The Reproaches - John Sanders
5.30pm
Evensong (sung by Guildford Cathedral Singers)
Quire & Nave
Responses: Byrd
Fauxbourdons - Thomas Morley
Psalms 130, 143
Vere languores nostros - Tomás Luis de Victoria
7.30pm
Passiontide Music and Readings
Nave

Saturday 15th April 2017

Easter Eve

8.40am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
5.00pm
Celebration Suppers
Tickets £15.00; available soon from Guildford Cathedral Online Box Office
5.00pm
Evensong (said)
Lady Chapel
Psalm 116
8.00pm
The Liturgy of Easter
Nave Altar
Missa Simplex - Katherine Dienes-Williams
Easter Anthems - Brian Runnett
A song of wisdom - Charles Villiers Stanford
Organ: Incantation pour un jour Saint - Jean Langlais

Sunday 16th April 2017

Easter day

8.00am
Holy Communion (BCP)
Lady Chapel
9.45am
The Cathedral Eucharist
Nave Altar
11.30am
Mattins
Nave Altar
Psalm 114
6.00pm
Solemn Evensong and Procession
Nave Altar
Psalm 66

Monday 17th April 2017

Monday of Easter Week

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong (said)
Lady Chapel

Tuesday 18th April 2017

Tuesday of Easter Week

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong (said)
Lady Chapel

Wednesday 19th April 2017

Wednesday of Easter Week

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong (said)
Lady Chapel

Thursday 20th April 2017

Thursday of Easter Week

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
10.30am
Free Coffee Concert A Cello Feast
5.30pm
Evensong (said)
Lady Chapel

Friday 21st April 2017

Friday of Easter Week

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong with installation of the High Sheriff of Surrey (sung by Surrey Youth Choir)
Nave

Saturday 22nd April 2017

Saturday of Easter Week

8.40am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.00am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.00pm
Evensong (said)
Lady Chapel

Sunday 23rd April 2017

Second Sunday of Easter

8.00am
Holy Communion (BCP)
Lady Chapel
9.45am
The Cathedral Eucharist (sung by Guildford Cathedral Singers)
Nave Altar
Communion Service in F - Herbert Sumsion
Psalm 16
Regina coeli - Giovanni Croce
11.30am
Mattins (sung by Guildford Cathedral Singers)
Nave Altar
Responses: Ayleward
Jubilate Deo in E - Philip Moore
Psalm 81: 1-10
Angelus Domini - Joseph Furmanik
3.00pm
Guildford East and West Scout District St.Georgeís Day service
Cathedral Nave
Preacher: Bishop Andrew Watson
6.00pm
Evensong
Nave Altar
Psalms 111, 116

Monday 24th April 2017

George, martyr, patron of England, c.304

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong (Menís Voices)
Quire & Nave
Responses: Harris
Evening Service in E - Charles Wood
Psalms 3, 11
Laudibus in sanctis - William Byrd

Tuesday 25th April 2017

Mark the Evangelist

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong
Quire & Nave
Responses: Rose
The Truro Service - Gabriel Jackson
Psalm 45
O quam gloriosum - Tomás Luis de Victoria

Wednesday 26th April 2017

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong (said)
Lady Chapel

Thursday 27th April 2017

Christina Rossetti, poet, 1894

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
2.00pm
Spring Talks at Two Sir Edward and Lady Maufe
Tickets Free
5.30pm
Evensong
Quire & Nave
Responses: Rose
Fauxbourdons (Set 1) - Healey Willan
Psalms 126, 127, 128, 129, 130, 131
Alleluia! Now is the hour of darkness past - Daniel Pinkham

Friday 28th April 2017

Peter Chanel, missionary, martyr, 1841

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong
Quire & Nave
Responses: Clucas
Evening Service in D - Herbert Brewer
Psalms 136, 137, 138
As the apple tree - Robert Walker

Saturday 29th April 2017

Catherine of Siena, teacher of the faith, 1380

8.40am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.00am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
11.00am
Free Spring Family Fun Day New Beginnings
Tickets Free
5.00pm
Evensong (said)
Lady Chapel

Sunday 30th April 2017

third Sunday of Easter

8.00am
Holy Communion (BCP)
Lady Chapel
9.45am
The Cathedral Eucharist
Nave Altar
Missa Brevis in D KV 194 - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Psalm 116: 1-7
O sacrum convivium - Olivier Messiaen
11.30am
Mattins
Nave Altar
Responses: Clucas
Jubilate Deo - William Walton
Psalm 23
Rejoice in the Lord alway - Henry Purcell
6.00pm
Evensong
Nave Altar
Responses: Rose
Evening Service in D - Charles Wood
Psalm 25
I was glad - Henry Purcell