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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Friday 1st September 2017

Giles, hermit, c.710

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
1.45pm
Memorial Service
The Nave
The Cathedral Nave will be closed to visitors unless they are attending the Service; the Lady Chapel will be open for quiet prayer (access via the North Door at the far end of the car park).
5.30pm
Evening Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel

Saturday 2nd September 2017

Martyrs of Papua New Guinea, 1901, 1942

8.40am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.00am
Healing Eucharist
Lady Chapel
11.00am
Guided Tour
Tickets £4.00
2.45pm
Wedding Blessing
The Nave
The Cathedral Nave will be closed to visitors unless they are attending the Service; the Lady Chapel will be open for quiet prayer (access via the North Door at the far end of the car park).
5.00pm
Evening Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel

Sunday 3rd September 2017

Twelfth Sunday after Trinity

Proper 17

8.00am
Holy Communion (BCP)
Lady Chapel
President: Canon Julie Gittoes
9.45am
The Cathedral Eucharist (BCP) (sung by Guildford Cathedral Singers)
High Altar
Hymns: 9 (tune 475), 460, 582, 581(ii)
Communion Service in F - Harold Darke
Psalm 26.1-8
O sacrum convivium - Marc Antoine Charpentier
Preacher: Canon Julie Gittoes
President: Canon Andrew Bishop
Organ: Offertoire from Messe pour les Couvents - François Couperin
11.30am
Mattins (sung by Guildford Cathedral Singers)
Nave Altar
Responses: Smith
Hymns: 401, 211
Jubilate in C - Henry Purcell
Psalm 107: 1-32
The gift of life - Jonathan Willcocks
Organ: Fanfare - Percy Whitlock
6.00pm
Evensong
Nave Altar
Hymns: 520, 448, 377
Psalm 105: 1-15
Preacher: Canon Julie Gittoes
Organ: Præludium in E BuxWV 141 - Dietrich Buxtehude

Monday 4th September 2017

Birinus, bishop, 650

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

Tuesday 5th September 2017

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

Wednesday 6th September 2017

Allen Gardiner, missionary, founder of the South American Mission Society, 1851

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

Thursday 7th September 2017

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
11.00am
Guided Tour
Tickets £4.00
5.30pm
Evening Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel

Friday 8th September 2017

Birth of the Blessed Virgin Mary

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

Saturday 9th September 2017

Charles Fuge Lowder, priest, 1880

8.40am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.00am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
2.00pm
Tower Tour
Tickets £6.00 from Guildford Cathedral Online Box Office
3.15pm
Tower Tour
Tickets £6.00 from Guildford Cathedral Online Box Office
5.00pm
Evening Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel

Sunday 10th September 2017

Thirteenth Sunday after Trinity

Proper 18

8.00am
Holy Communion (BCP)
Lady Chapel
President: The Dean
9.45am
The Cathedral Eucharist
Nave Altar
Hymns: 555, 368, 437 (tune 362)
Missa Brevis - Grayston Ives
Psalm 119: 33-40
O sacrum convivium - Thomas Tallis
Preacher: The Dean
President: The Venerable Stuart Beake
Organ: Toccata in F BWV 540 - Johann Sebastian Bach
2.15pm
Heritage Weekend Tower Tours
Tickets - Free of charge however donations are welcome from Guildford Cathedral Online Box Office
6.00pm
Evensong
Nave Altar
Responses: Leighton
Hymns: 222, 608, 482
Evening Service in D - George Dyson
Psalm 108
The Holy Spirit - Philip Moore
Preacher: The Venerable Stuart Beake
Organ: Le Saint-Esprit - Jean Langlais

Monday 11th September 2017

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 D - Clement McWilliam
Let my complaint - Thomas Morley

Tuesday 12th September 2017

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong
Quire & Nave
Responses: Radcliffe
Short Service - Thomas Weelkes
Almighty and everlasting God - Orlando Gibbons

Wednesday 13th September 2017

John Chrysostom, bishop, teacher of the faith, 407

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evening Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
Psalm 66

Thursday 14th September 2017

Holy Cross Day

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Eucharist
High Altar
Missa Sexti toni - Giovanni Croce
Psalm 22.23-28
O Saviour of the world - Frederick Ouseley
Organ: Ecce lignum crucis - Anton Heiller

Friday 15th September 2017

Cyprian, bishop, martyr, 258

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong
Quire & Nave
Responses: Leighton
Third Service - Philip Moore
Christe qui lux est et dies - Robert Whyte

Saturday 16th September 2017

Ninian, bishop, apostle of the Picts, c.432

Edward Bouverie Pusey, priest, 1882

8.40am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.00am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
11.00am
Guided Tour
Tickets £4.00
2.00pm
Tower Tour
Tickets £6.00 from Guildford Cathedral Online Box Office
3.15pm
Tower Tour
Tickets £6.00 from Guildford Cathedral Online Box Office
5.00pm
Evening Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
7.15pm
Royal Marines Association Concert Band & Portsmouth Military Wives Choir in concert
Tickets priced between £15.00 and £25.00 from Guildford Cathedral Online Box Office

Sunday 17th September 2017

Fourteenth Sunday after Trinity

Proper 19

8.00am
Holy Communion (BCP)
Lady Chapel
9.45am
The Cathedral Eucharist (Laying on of hands with anointing during the distribution of Holy Communion)
Nave Altar
Missa brevis in D - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Psalm 103: 1-13
A child's prayer - James Macmillan
11.30am
Mattins (attended by the Worshipful Company of Woolmen)
Nave Altar
Responses: Radcliffe
Te Deum in G - Herbert Sumsion
Psalm 119: 65-88
Behold the Lamb of God - George Frederic Handel
6.00pm
Eucharist (Farewell for the Archdeacon of Surrey)
Nave Altar
Missa simplex - Katherine Dienes-Williams
Psalm 119: 41-48
William Harris - Bring us, O Lord God
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Ave verum corpus

Monday 18th September 2017

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong (Menís Voices)
Quire & Nave
Responses: Tallis
Evening Service in E - Charles Wood
Great Lord of Lords - Charles Wood

Tuesday 19th September 2017

Theodore, archbishop, 690

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong
Quire & Nave
Responses: Byrd
Evening Service in D - Herbert Brewer
Though I speak with the tongues of men - Edward Bairstow

Wednesday 20th September 2017

John Coleridge Patteson, bishop, and companions, martyrs, 1871

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evening Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
Psalm 34

Thursday 21st September 2017

Matthew, Apostle and Evangelist

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
11.00am
Guided Tour
Tickets £4:00
5.30pm
Eucharist
High Altar
Missa brevis Sancti Ioannis de Deo - Joseph Haydn
Psalm 119: 65-72
O Quam Gloriosum - Tomas Luis de Vittoria
6.30pm
The Gin Festival - SOLD OUT

Friday 22nd September 2017

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong
Quire & Nave
Responses: Ebdon
Evening Service in A - Herbert Sumsion
Te lucis ante terminum - Francis Jackson
6.30pm
The Gin Festival - SOLD OUT

Saturday 23rd September 2017

8.40am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.00am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
12.30pm
The Gin Festival - SOLD OUT
2.00pm
Tower Tour
Tickets £6.00 from Guildford Cathedral Online Box Office
3.15pm
Tower Tour
Tickets £6.00 from Guildford Cathedral Online Box Office
5.00pm
Evening Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
6.30pm
The Gin Festival - SOLD OUT

Sunday 24th September 2017

Fifteenth Sunday after Trinity

Proper 20

8.00am
Holy Communion (BCP)
Lady Chapel
9.45am
The Cathedral Eucharist
Nave Altar
Messe Solennelle - Louis Vierne
Psalm 145: 1-8
Ubi caritas - Ola Gjeilo
11.30am
Mattins
Nave Altar
Responses: Ebdon
Jubilate in Bb - Charles Villiers Stanford
Psalm 119: 153-176
And the glory of the Lord (Messiah) - George Frederic Handel
12.30pm
The Gin Festival - SOLD OUT
6.00pm
Evensong
Nave Altar
Responses: Byrd
Evening Service in D - Edward Bairstow
Psalm 119: 113-136
He trusted in God (Messiah) - George Frederic Handel

Monday 25th September 2017

Lancelot Andrewes, bishop, spiritual writer, 1626

Sergei of Radonezh, monastic reformer, teacher of the faith, 1392

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong (Menís Voices)
Quire & Nave
Responses: Moore (Set 1)
Secundi toni - Philippe de Monte
Miserere nostri - Thomas Tallis

Tuesday 26th September 2017

Wilson Carlile, founder of the Church Army, 1942

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong
Quire & Nave
Responses: Ayleward
Evening Service in Eb - Michael Wise
O for a closer walk with God - Charles Villiers Stanford

Wednesday 27th September 2017

Vincent de Paul, founder of the Lazarists, 1660; Ember Day

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

Thursday 28th September 2017

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
11.00am
Guided Tour
Tickets £4.00
5.30pm
Evensong
Quire & Nave
Responses: Ayleward
Evening Service in G - Herbert Sumsion
Psalm 91
And I saw a new heaven - Edgar Bainton

Friday 29th September 2017

Michael and All Angels

Ember Day

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
10.30am
Macmillan Coffee Morning with organ music
Tickets Admission free, donations invited
5.30pm
Eucharist
High Altar
Missa 'Rorate coeli' - Joseph Haydn
Psalm 103.9-end
Factum est silentium - Hawes

Saturday 30th September 2017

Ember Day

Jerome, translator, teacher of the faith, 420

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