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Events at Guildford Cathedral

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All services and events are included in the diary, except Art Exhibitions (see link above). Please note that events are subject to change, especially those advertised more than a month in advance.

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Saturday 1st October 2022

Ember Day

Remigius, Bishop of Rheims, Apostle of the Franks, 533 Anthony Ashley Cooper, Earl of Shaftesbury, Social Reformer, 1885

8.30am
Cathedral Open Today
9.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.30am
Holy Communion (said)
Lady Chapel

Sunday 2nd October 2022

The Sixteenth Sunday after Trinity

Proper 22

7.45am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.00am
Holy Communion (said)
Lady Chapel
9.45am
The Cathedral Eucharist
Nave Altar
Hymns: 334, 309, 319
Missa aeterna Christi munera - Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
Psalm 37. 1-9
The Pilgrimes Travels - Judith Bingham
Organ: Psalm Prelude (Set 2, No 3) - Herbert Howells
1.30pm
Cathedral Open Today
6.00pm
Choral Evensong (with the installation of Honorary Canons)
Quire and Nave
Responses: Forbes l’Estrange
Hymns: 15, 375
Merton College Evening service - Cheryl Frances-Hoad
Psalm 142
The Holy Spirit - Philip Moore

Monday 3rd October 2022

George Bell, Bishop of Chichester, Ecumenist, Peacemaker, 1958

8.30am
Cathedral Open Today
9.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.30am
Holy Communion (said)
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Choral Evensong
Quire
Responses: Harris
Second Evening service - Philip Moore
Lord Jesus Christ - Philip Moore

Tuesday 4th October 2022

Francis of Assisi, Friar, Deacon, Founder of the Friars Minor, 1226

7.30am
Cathedral Open Today
8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion (said)
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Choral Evensong
Quire
Responses: Forbes l’Estrange
Second Evening service - William Byrd
To thee, O Lord - Sergei Rachmaninoff

Wednesday 5th October 2022

8.30am
Cathedral Open Today
9.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.30am
Holy Communion (said)
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evening Prayer
Lady Chapel

Thursday 6th October 2022

William Tyndale, Translator of the Scriptures, Reformation Martyr, 1536

8.30am
Cathedral Open Today
9.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.30am
Holy Communion (said)
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Choral Evensong
Quire
Evening service in C - Charles Villiers Stanford
We wait for thy loving kindness - William McKie

Friday 7th October 2022

8.30am
Cathedral Open Today
9.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.30am
Holy Communion (said)
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Choral Evensong
Quire
Responses: Clucas
Evening service in B minor - Thomas Tertius Noble
There is a land of pure delight - Grayston Ives

Saturday 8th October 2022

8.30am
Cathedral Open Today
9.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.30am
Holy Communion (said)
Lady Chapel

Sunday 9th October 2022

The Seventeenth Sunday after Trinity

Proper 23

7.45am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.00am
Holy Communion (said)
Lady Chapel
9.45am
The Cathedral Eucharist
Nave Altar
Hymns: 275, 253, 262, 270
O sacrum convivium - Thomas Tallis
1.30pm
Cathedral Open Today
6.00pm
RSCM Guildford Area Festival Evensong (with presentation of RSCM awards)
Quire and Nave

Monday 10th October 2022

Paulinus, Bishop of York, Missionary, 644

Thomas Traherne, Poet, Spiritual Writer, 1674

8.30am
Cathedral Open Today
9.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.30am
Holy Communion (said)
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Choral Evensong
Quire
Responses: McGregor
Fauxbourdons Evening service - Katherine Dienes-Williams
The Hill (Sun, Moon, and Stars) - Elizabeth Maconchy

Tuesday 11th October 2022

Ethelburga, Abbess of Barking, 675 James the Deacon, companion of Paulinus, 7th century

7.30am
Cathedral Open Today
8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion (said)
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Choral Evensong
Quire
Responses: Tomkins
Fauxbourdons Evening service - Thomas Tallis
Homo quidam - Thomas Tallis

Wednesday 12th October 2022

Wilfrid of Ripon, Bishop, Missionary, 709

Elizabeth Fry, Prison Reformer, 1845; Edith Cavell, Nurse, 1915

8.30am
Cathedral Open Today
9.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.30am
Holy Communion (said)
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evening Prayer
Lady Chapel

Thursday 13th October 2022

Edward the Confessor, King of England, 1066

8.30am
Cathedral Open Today
9.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.30am
Holy Communion (said)
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Choral Evensong
Quire
Responses: Tomkins
Evening service in F - George Dyson
View me, Lord - Richard Lloyd

Friday 14th October 2022

8.30am
Cathedral Open Today
9.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.30am
Holy Communion (said)
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Choral Evensong
Quire
Responses: Clucas
Sixth Evening service - Thomas Weelkes
Judas mercator - Edmund Rubbra

Saturday 15th October 2022

Teresa of Avila, Teacher of the Faith, 1582

8.30am
Cathedral Open Today
9.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.30am
Holy Communion (said)
Lady Chapel

Sunday 16th October 2022

The Eighteenth Sunday after Trinity

Proper 24

7.45am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.00am
Holy Communion (said)
Lady Chapel
9.45am
The Cathedral Eucharist
Nave Altar
Mass in G minor - Ralph Vaughan Williams
Psalm 121
Love bade me welcome (Five mystical songs) - Ralph Vaughan Williams
Organ: Hyfrydol - Ralph Vaughan Williams
11.30am
Choral Eucharist (Traditional Rite)
Nave Altar
Hymns: 175, 321, 309, 232 (1, 2, 5, 6, 8)
Messe d’escalquens - Jean Langlais
O taste and see how gracious the Lord is - Ralph Vaughan Williams
1.30pm
Cathedral Open Today
6.00pm
Choral Evensong
Quire and Nave
Responses: Tomkins
Evening Service in Eb (No 2) - Charles Wood
Psalm 149
Five Mystical Songs - Ralph Vaughan Williams

Monday 17th October 2022

Ignatius, Bishop of Antioch, Martyr, c.107

8.30am
Cathedral Open Today
9.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.30am
Holy Communion (said)
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Choral Evensong
Quire

Tuesday 18th October 2022

Luke the Evangelist

7.30am
Cathedral Open Today
8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion (said)
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Choral Evensong
Quire

Wednesday 19th October 2022

Henry Martyn, Translator of the Scriptures, Missionary in India and Persia, 1812

8.30am
Cathedral Open Today
9.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.30am
Holy Communion (said)
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evening Prayer
Lady Chapel

Thursday 20th October 2022

8.30am
Cathedral Open Today
9.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.30am
Holy Communion (said)
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Choral Evensong
Quire

Friday 21st October 2022

8.30am
Cathedral Open Today
9.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.30am
Holy Communion (said)
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Choral Evensong
Quire

Saturday 22nd October 2022

8.30am
Cathedral Open Today
9.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.30am
Holy Communion (said)
Lady Chapel

Sunday 23rd October 2022

The Last Sunday after Trinity

Proper 25

7.45am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.00am
Holy Communion (said)
Lady Chapel
9.45am
The Cathedral Eucharist (sung by Guildford Cathedral Singers)
Nave Altar
Missa 'Dixit Maria' - Hans Leo Hassler
O sacrum convivium - Thomas Tallis
1.30pm
Cathedral Open Today
6.00pm
Choral Evensong (sung by Guildford Cathedral Singers)
Quire and Nave
Responses: Ayleward
Evening service in G - Charles Villiers Stanford
Psalm 149
Geistliches Lied - Johannes Brahms

Monday 24th October 2022

8.30am
Cathedral Open Today
9.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.30am
Holy Communion (said)
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evening Prayer (said)
Quire

Tuesday 25th October 2022

Crispin and Crispinian, Martyrs at Rome, c.287

7.30am
Cathedral Open Today
8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion (said)
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evening Prayer (said)
Quire

Wednesday 26th October 2022

Alfred the Great, King of the West Saxons, Scholar, 899

Cedd, Abbot of Lastingham, Bishop of the East Saxons, 664

8.30am
Cathedral Open Today
9.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.30am
Holy Communion (said)
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evening Prayer
Lady Chapel

Thursday 27th October 2022

8.30am
Cathedral Open Today
9.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.30am
Holy Communion (said)
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Choral Evensong (First Evensong of Simon and Jude, Apostles)
Quire
Responses: Rose
Evening service in F - Michael Wise
Psalms 124, 125, 126

Friday 28th October 2022

Simon and Jude, Apostles

8.30am
Cathedral Open Today
9.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.30am
Holy Communion (said)
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Choral Eucharist
High Altar
Missa El Ojo - Francisco de Peñalosa
O quam gloriosum - Tomás Luis de Victoria

Saturday 29th October 2022

James Hannington, Bishop of Eastern Equatorial Africa, Martyr in Uganda, 1885

8.30am
Cathedral Open Today
9.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.30am
Holy Communion (said)
Lady Chapel

Sunday 30th October 2022

The Fourth Sunday before Advent

7.45am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.00am
Holy Communion (said)
Lady Chapel
9.45am
The Cathedral Eucharist
Nave Altar
Hymns: 490 (i), 278, 604
Missa Sexti toni - Giovanni Croce
Psalm 32. 1-8
O salutaris hostia - Thomas Tallis
1.30pm
Cathedral Open Today
6.00pm
Choral Evensong
Quire and Nave
Responses: Rose
Hymns: 600, 10
Evening service in D - George Dyson
Psalm 145. 1-9
Save us, O Lord - Edward Bairstow
Organ: Church bells beyond the stars - Cecilia McDowall

Monday 31st October 2022

Martin Luther, Reformer, 1546

8.30am
Cathedral Open Today
9.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.30am
Holy Communion (said)
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Choral Evensong (First Evensong of All Saints)
Quire
Responses: Rose
Evening service in E - Herbert Murrill
Psalms 1, 5
Hallelujah (Messiah) - George Frederic Handel