Canon in Residence:
6 - 14 The Precentor; 15 - 30 The Chancellor; 1 - 3 The Precentor

Dean
The Very Reverend Dr N T Wright

Precentor
The Reverend Canon Charles Taylor

Organist and Master of the Choristers
Mr Andrew Lumsden


THE FOURTEENTH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST - Sunday 6 September (Decani)

8.00am Holy Communion (BCP) 10.30am Sung Eucharist (Rite B) sung by the Vicars Choral
  • Psalm(s) 128
  • Missa in tribus vocibus Byrd
  • Jubilate Macpherson in E
  • Ave verum corpus Victoria
  • Hymns 436, 285(ii), 413
  • Preacher: The Dean
  • 3.30pm Evensong sung by the Vicars Choral
  • Harris Responses
  • Psalm(s) 45
  • Sumsion in G
  • I will lift up mine eyes Walker
  • Hymns 390, 239

  • Monday 7 September

    7.40am Morning Prayer & Holy Communion (Rite A)
  • Psalm(s) 35, 36
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evensong sung by the Vicars Choral
  • Harris Responses
  • Psalm(s) 37
  • Moore (The First Service)
  • In the beginning Locke

  • THE BIRTHDAY OF THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY - Tuesday 8 September

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 72
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) at the High Altar 5.30pm Evensong sung by the Vicars Choral
  • Harris Responses
  • Hymn 183
  • Psalm(s) 98, 138
  • Wood in G
  • Ave maris stella Monteverdi

  • Wednesday 9 September

    7.40am Morning Prayer & Holy Communion (Rite A)
  • Psalm(s) 44, 45, 46
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evening Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 47, 48, 49

  • Thursday 10 September

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 50, 51, 52
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (BCP) in the Chapel of St Stephen 5.30pm Evensong sung by the Vicars Choral
  • Tallis Responses
  • Psalm(s) 53, 54, 55
  • Magnificate sexti toni Victoria
  • Sicut cervus Palestrina

  • Friday 11 September

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 56, 57
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evensong sung by the Vicars Choral
  • Tallis Responses
  • Psalm(s) 59, 60, 61
  • Morley (Fauxbourdon)
  • Ave Maria mater Dei Cornysh

  • Saturday 12 September

    9.30am Morning Prayer and Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Chapel of St Michael
  • Psalm(s) 62, 63, 64
  • 12.00pm Lichfield Diocesan Servers' Festival Eucharist 3.00pm Guild of Servants of the Sanctuary Office 5.30pm Evensong with admission of Head Choristers and Choristers
  • Rose Responses
  • Hymn 336
  • Psalm(s) 65, 66, 67
  • Wood in D
  • Steal away to Jesus Afro-American Spiritual arr. Tippett

  • THE FIFTEENTH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST - Sunday 13 September (Cantoris)

    8.00am Holy Communion (BCP) 10.30am Sung Eucharist (Rite B)
  • Psalm(s) 82
  • Darke in F
  • Jubilate Stanford in B flat
  • Pater noster Stravinsky
  • Hymns 477 [tune 408(i)], 498 (omit v.4), 493
  • Preacher: The Precentor
  • 3.30pm Evensong
  • Rose Responses
  • Psalm(s) 72
  • Stanford in B flat
  • O thou, the central orb Wood
  • Hymns 494, 495

  • Monday 14 September - Holy Cross Day

    7.40am Morning Prayer & Holy Communion (Rite A)
  • Psalm(s) 71, 72
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evensong sung by the Vicars Choral
  • Ashfield Responses
  • Psalm(s) 73, 74
  • Sharpe (Fauxbourdon)
  • Crux fidelis John IV of Portugal

  • Tuesday 15 September

    7.40am Morning Prayer and Holy Communion (Rite A)
  • Psalm(s) 75, 76, 77
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Chapel of St Chad's Head 5.30pm Evensong
  • Smith Responses
  • Psalm(s) 78
  • Daniel Purcell in E minor
  • Sing, my soul Rorem

  • Wednesday 16 September

    7.40am Morning Prayer and Holy Communion (Rite A)
  • Psalm(s) 79, 80, 81
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evening Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 82, 83, 84, 85

  • Thursday 17 September

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 86, 87, 88
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (BCP) in the Chapel of St Stephen 5.30pm Evensong
  • Smith Responses
  • Psalm(s) 89
  • Moeran in D
  • Jesu, dulcis memoria Shephard

  • Friday 18 September

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 90, 91, 92
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evensong
  • Clucas Responses
  • Psalm(s) 93, 94
  • Weelkes (The Short Service)
  • In pace Blytheman

  • Saturday 19 September

    9.30am Morning Prayer & Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Chapel of St Michael
  • Psalm(s) 95, 96, 97
  • 5.30pm Evensong
  • Clucas Responses
  • Hymn 248(ii)
  • Psalm(s) 8, 99, 100, 101
  • Brewer in D
  • Evening Hymn Balfour Gardiner

  • THE SIXTEENTH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST - Sunday 20 September (Decani)

    8.00am Holy Communion (BCP) 10.30am Sung Eucharist (Rite B)
  • Psalm(s) 34 vv.11-18
  • Missa brevis in D (K194) Mozart
  • Jubilate Britten in E flat
  • O mysterium ineffabile Lallouette
  • Hymns 481 [tune 462], 431, 483
  • Preacher: The Very Reverend Robert Jeffrey
  • 3.30pm Evensong
  • Clucas Responses
  • Psalm(s) 41
  • Murrill in E
  • Cantique de Jean Racine Faure
  • Hymns 480, 500

  • THE FEAST OF SAINT MATTHEW THE APOSTLE - Monday 21 September

    7.40am Morning Prayer & Holy Communion (Rite A)
  • Psalm(s) 25
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) at the High Altar 5.30pm Evensong
  • Byrd Responses
  • Hymn 189 [tune 238]
  • Psalm(s) 34
  • Noble in B minor
  • Give us the wings of faith Bullock

  • Tuesday 22 September

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 107
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Chapel of St Chad's Head 5.30pm Evensong
  • Byrd Responses
  • Psalm(s) 108, 109
  • Wise in E flat
  • Beati quorum via Stanford

  • Wednesday 23 September

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 110, 111, 112, 113
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evening Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 114, 115

  • Thursday 24 September

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 116, 117, 118
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Chapel of St Stephen 5.30pm Evensong
  • Byrd Responses
  • Psalm(s) 119 vv.1-32
  • Batten (The Fourth Service)
  • Rejoice in the Lord Mulliner Book

  • Friday 25 September - Lancelot Andrewes, Bishop of Winchester, 1626

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 119 vv.33-72
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evensong
  • Tomkins Responses
  • Psalm(s) 119 vv.73-104
  • Darke in A minor
  • Daughters of Zion Boyle

  • Saturday 26 September

    9.30am Morning Prayer & Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Chapel of St Michael
  • Psalm(s) 119 vv.105-144
  • 5.30pm Evensong attended by Lichfield Cathedral Former CHoristers' Association
  • Tomkins Responses
  • Hymn "Spinney", 427
  • Psalm(s) 119 vv.145-176
  • Walmisley in D minor
  • I was glad Parry

  • THE SEVENTEENTH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST - Sunday 27 September (Cantoris)

    8.00am Holy Communion (BCP) 8.05am BBC Radio Morning Service 10.30am Sung Eucharist (Rite B)
  • Psalm 57 vv.8-12
  • Missa brevis Palestrina
  • Jubilate Weelkes (The Short Service)
  • O sacrum convivium Tallis
  • Hymns 257 [tune 378], 271, 368
  • Preacher: The Chancellor
  • 3.30pm Evensong
  • Tomkins Responses
  • Psalm(s) 19, 20
  • Sumsion in G
  • Like as the hart Howells
  • Hymns 357, 369

  • Monday 28 September

    8.00am Morning Prayer & Holy Communion (Rite A)
  • Psalm(s) 132, 133, 134, 135
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 3.30pm Evensong sung by the Vicars Choral
  • Sharpe Responses
  • Psalm(s) 136, 137, 138
  • Read in F
  • Sing unto the Lord Locke

  • THE FEAST OF SAINT MICHAEL AND ALL ANGELS (Michaelmas) - Tuesday 29 September

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 148
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) at the High Altar 5.30pm Evensong
  • Reading Responses
  • Hymn 475
  • Psalm(s) 91
  • Watson in E
  • For he shall give his angels Mendelssohn

  • Wednesday 30 September

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 144, 145, 146
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evensong sung by the Staffordshire Masonic Choir
  • God is a spirit Sterndale Bennett
  • Archer Responses
  • Psalm(s) 147
  • Corfe in E flat
  • Non nobis Domine Quilter

  • Thursday 1 October

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (BCP) in the Chapel of St Stephen 5.30pm Evensong
  • Reading Responses
  • Psalm(s) 6, 7, 8
  • Henry Purcell in G minor
  • Thou wilt keep him S S Wesley

  • Friday 2 October

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 9, 10, 11
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evensong
  • Ayleward Responses
  • Psalm(s) 12, 13, 14
  • Gibbons (The Short Service)
  • In manus tuas Tallis

  • Saturday 3 October

    9.30am Morning Prayer & Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Chapel of St Michael
  • Psalm(s) 15, 16, 17
  • 5.30pm Evensong with the admission of Stewards
  • Ayleward Responses
  • Psalm(s) 18
  • Hymns 477 [tune 408(i)], 390
  • Stanford in A
  • Geistliches Lied Brahms

  • last updated: 8 September, 1998
    ©1998 Richard Shakeshaft