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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Tuesday 1st December 2015

Charles de Foucauld, hermit, 1916

8.10am
Mattins (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Children’s Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong
Quire & Nave
Responses: Byrd
Magnificat quarti toni - David Bevan
Psalms 6, 7, 8
E'en so, Lord Jesus - Paul Manz

Wednesday 2nd December 2015

8.10am
Mattins (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong (said)
Lady Chapel

Thursday 3rd December 2015

Francis Xavier, missionary, 1552

8.10am
Mattins (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong
Quire & Nave
Responses: Byrd
The Second Service - Orlando Gibbons
Psalm 18
God so loved the world - John Stainer

Friday 4th December 2015

John of Damascus, monk, teacher of the faith, c.749; Nicholas Ferrar, deacon, founder of the Little Gidding Community, 1637

8.10am
Mattins (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong
Quire & Nave
Responses: Ebdon
Fauxbourdons - Thomas Tallis
Psalms 22, 23
Vigilate - William Byrd

Saturday 5th December 2015

8.40am
Mattins (said)
Lady Chapel
9.00am
Healing Eucharist
Lady Chapel
5.00pm
Evensong (said)
Lady Chapel

Sunday 6th December 2015

Second Sunday of Advent

8.00am
Holy Communion (BCP 1662)
Queen’s Chapel
Introit: The Litany - Thomas Tallis
Communion Service in E - Harold Darke
Prepare ye the way - Michael Wise
9.45am
The Cathedral Eucharist (BCP 1662)
High Altar
11.30am
Mattins
Nave Altar
Responses: Ebdon
Benedictus in C - Charles Villiers Stanford
Psalm 80
Vigilate - James Long
6.30pm
Evensong at St Mary the Virgin, Norney
Responses: Byrd
Evening Service in F minor - Alan Gray
Psalm 75
Ave Maria - Anton Bruckner

Monday 7th December 2015

Ambrose, bishop, teacher of the faith, 397

8.10am
Mattins (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong (Menís Voices)
Lady Chapel
Responses: Tallis
The Westminster Service - Humphrey Clucas
Psalm 37
Laetentur coeli - Hans Leo Hassler
Antiphon: Alma Redemptoris Mater - Plainsong

Tuesday 8th December 2015

Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary

8.10am
Mattins (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong
Quire & Nave
Responses: Smith
Evening Service in F - George Dyson
Psalms 41, 42, 43
Ave Maria - Edward Elgar

Wednesday 9th December 2015

Ember Day

8.10am
Mattins (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong (said)
Lady Chapel

Thursday 10th December 2015

8.10am
Mattins (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong
Quire & Nave
Responses: Smith
The Second Service - William Byrd
Psalms 53, 54, 55: 1-15 & 17-25
Hosanna to the Son of David - Thomas Weelkes

Friday 11th December 2015

Ember Day

8.10am
Mattins (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong at Holy Trinity, Guildford
Quire & Nave
Responses: Ebdon
Hymns: 24
Evening Service in G - Charles Villiers Stanford
Psalms 59, 60, 61
Let all mortal flesh keep silence - Edward Bairstow

Saturday 12th December 2015

Ember Day

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

Sunday 13th December 2015

Third Sunday of Advent

8.00am
Holy Communion (BCP 1662)
Lady Chapel
9.45am
The Cathedral Eucharist (Order 1) (sung by Guildford Cathedral Singers)
Nave Altar
6.30pm
Evensong
Nave Altar

Monday 14th December 2015

John of the Cross, poet, teacher of the faith, 1591

8.10am
Mattins (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong (said)
Lady Chapel

Tuesday 15th December 2015

8.10am
Mattins (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong (said)
Lady Chapel

Wednesday 16th December 2015

8.10am
Mattins (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong (said)
Lady Chapel

Thursday 17th December 2015

O Sapientia; Eglantine Jebb, social reformer, founder of 'Save The Children', 1928

8.10am
Mattins (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong (said)
Lady Chapel

Friday 18th December 2015

O Adonai

8.10am
Mattins (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong (said)
Lady Chapel

Saturday 19th December 2015

O radix Jesse

8.40am
Mattins (said)
Lady Chapel
9.00am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.00pm
Evensong (said)
Lady Chapel
Psalms 10, 57

Sunday 20th December 2015

Fourth Sunday of Advent

O Clavis David

8.00am
Holy Communion (BCP 1662)
Lady Chapel
9.45am
The Cathedral Eucharist (Order 1)
Nave Altar
Introit: The Advent Prose - Plainsong
Deutsche Liturgie - Felix Mendelssohn
Ave Maria - Robert Parsons
11.30am
Mattins
Nave Altar
Responses: Rose
Benedictus in E - Philip Moore
Psalm 144
Rorate coeli - William Byrd
6.30pm
A Service of Nine Lessons and Carols

Monday 21st December 2015

O oriens

8.10am
Mattins (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong (Menís Voices)
Quire & Nave
Responses: Plainsong
Magnificat primi toni - Phillipe de Monte
Psalms 80, 84
People of Sion - Francis Jackson

Tuesday 22nd December 2015

O Rex Gentium

8.10am
Mattins (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong
Quire & Nave
Responses: Rose
The Truro Service - Gabriel Jackson
Psalms 24, 48
A New Song - James Macmillan

Wednesday 23rd December 2015

O Emmanuel

8.10am
Mattins (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong (said)
Lady Chapel
Psalm 89: 1-37

Thursday 24th December 2015

Christmas Eve

8.10am
Mattins (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
4.00pm
Children's Nativity Service
5.30pm
Evensong (said)
Lady Chapel
Psalm 85
11.30pm
The Eucharist of Christmas Night
High Altar
Missa Sancti Nicolai - Joseph Haydn
Gospel acclamation: Today christ is born

Friday 25th December 2015

Christmas Day

8.00am
Holy Communion (BCP 1662)
Lady Chapel
10.00am
Cathedral Christmas Day Eucharist
Nave Altar
Krönungsmesse - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Gospel acclamation: Today Christ is born
4.00pm
A Service of Nine Lessons and Carols
Nave

Saturday 26th December 2015

Stephen, deacon, first martyr

8.40am
Mattins (said)
Lady Chapel
9.00am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.00pm
Evensong (said)
Quire & Nave
Psalms 57, 86

Sunday 27th December 2015

John, Apostle and Evangelist

8.00am
Holy Communion (BCP 1662)
Lady Chapel
9.45am
The Cathedral Eucharist (Order 1)
Nave Altar
11.30am
Mattins
Nave Altar
6.30pm
Evensong
Nave Altar

Monday 28th December 2015

The Holy Innocents

8.10am
Mattins (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
4.00pm
Evensong (said)
Lady Chapel

Tuesday 29th December 2015

Thomas Becket, archbishop, martyr, 1170

8.10am
Mattins (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
4.00pm
Evensong (said)
Lady Chapel

Wednesday 30th December 2015

8.10am
Mattins (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
4.00pm
Evensong (said)
Lady Chapel

Thursday 31st December 2015

John Wyclif, reformer, 1384

8.10am
Mattins (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
4.00pm
Evensong (said)
Lady Chapel