Canon in Residence:
3 - 10 Charles Taylor, Precentor
11 - 22 Tony Barnard, Chancellor
22 - 30 Charles Taylor, Precentor

Dean:

Precentor: Canon Charles Taylor

Organist and Master of the Choristers: Andrew Lumsden


FEAST OF DEDICATION Pentecost XIX; Trinity XVIII - Sunday 3 October (Decani)

8.00am Holy Communion (BCP) 10.30am Sung Eucharist and Procession to the Shrine
  • Processional Hymn 205
  • Missa Collegium Regale Howells
  • Te Deum in G Vaughan Williams
  • One thing have I desired of the Lord Sumsion
  • Hymns 471, 485
  • Preacher: Prebendary John Ridyard
  • 3.30pm Evensong with Licensing of Diocesan Ecumenical Officer
  • Shepherd Responses
  • Psalm(s) 122
  • Stanford in C
  • Expectans expectavi Wood
  • Hymns on service sheet

  • Monday 4 October - Francis of Assisi, Friar, 1226

    7.40am Morning Prayer & Holy Communion (Rite A)
  • Psalm(s) 19, 20, 21
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evening Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 22, 23

  • Tuesday 5 October

    7.40am Morning Prayer & Holy Communion (Rite A)
  • Psalm(s) 24, 25, 26
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Chapel of St Chad's Head 5.30pm Evensong
  • Byrd Responses
  • Psalm(s) 27, 28, 29
  • Gibbons (The Second Service)
  • O God, the proud are risen Tomkins

  • Wednesday 6 October - William Tyndale, Translator of the Bible, 1536

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 30, 31
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 4.00pm Evensong in Commemoration of William Tyndale This service will be broadcast live on BBC Radio 3. Members of the congregation should be seated by 3.45pm
  • Introit: O God, the proud are risen Tomkins
  • Byrd Responses
  • Hymn 2 omit v. 5
  • Psalm(s) 119 vv. 33-38
  • Gibbons (The Second Service)
  • How are the mighty fallen? Ramsey
  • In pace Blytheman

  • Thursday 7 October

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 35, 36
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (BCP) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evensong sung by the Vicars Choral
  • Rose Responses
  • Psalm(s) 37
  • Shepherd (The first service)
  • My soul, wait thou still Read

  • Friday 8 October

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 38, 39, 40
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Chapel of St Chad's Head 5.30pm Evensong in the Lady Chapel
  • Byrd Responses
  • Psalm(s) 41, 42, 42
  • Byrd (The short service)
  • Beati quorum via Stanford

  • Saturday 9 October

    9.30am Morning Prayer and Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Chapel of St Michael
  • Psalm(s) 44, 45, 46
  • 5.30pm Evensong sung by the Cathedral Chamber Choir
  • Smith Responses
  • Psalm(s) 47, 48, 49
  • Sumsion in A
  • Cantique de Jean Racine Faure
  • 7.30pm The Band of the Grenadier Guards in Concert with the Cathedral Choir

    THE TWENTIETH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST Trinity XIX - Sunday 10 October (Cantoris)

    8.00am Holy Communion (BCP) 10.30am Sung Eucharist and Harvest Thanksgiving(Rite B)
  • Processional Hymn 259
  • Stanford in B flat
  • The heavens are telling Haydn
  • Venite comedite Sharpe
  • Hymns 261, 262
  • Preacher: The Reverend Adrian Daffern Treasurer's Vicar and Vicar in the Stafford Team Ministry
  • 3.30pm Evensong
  • Byrd Responses
  • Psalm(s) 39
  • Sumsion in G
  • Deep River Spiritual, arr. Tippett
  • Hymns 374, 252

  • Monday 11 October

    7.40am Morning Prayer & Holy Communion (Rite A)
  • Psalm(s) 56, 57
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evensong
  • Tomkins Responses
  • Psalm(s) 59, 60, 61
  • Dyson in F
  • Lord, let me know mine end Greene

  • Tuesday 12 October

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 62, 63, 64
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Chapel of St Chad's Head 5.30pm Evening Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 65, 66, 67
  • 7.45pm Cathedral Choir Recital at Albrighton, near Telford

    Wednesday 13 October - Edward the Confessor, King of England, 1066

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 68
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evening Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 69, 70

  • Thursday 14 October

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 71, 72
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (BCP) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evensong sung by the Vicars Choral in the Lady Chapel
  • Tallis Responses
  • Psalm(s) 82, 83
  • Magnificat tertii toni Binchois
  • Nunc dimittis 15th century English anon. (Pepsy MS)
  • Sicut cervus Palestrina

  • Friday 15 October - Teresa of Avila, Mystic, 1582

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 75, 76, 77
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (BCP) in the Chapel of St Chad's Head 5.30pm Evensong in the Lady Chapel
  • Tomkins Responses
  • Psalm(s) 78
  • Weelkes (The Short Service)
  • In manus tuas Tallis

  • Saturday 16 October

    9.30am Morning Prayer and Holy Communion (Rite A)
  • Psalm(s) 79, 80, 81
  • 5.30pm Evensong with Dedication of Millennium Yew trees
  • Rose Responses
  • Hymns on service sheet
  • Psalm(s) 148
  • Wood in F
  • Give unto the Lord Elgar

  • THE LAST SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST Trinity XX - Sunday 17 October (Decani)

    8.00am Holy Communion (BCP) 10.30am Sung Eucharist (Rite B)
  • Psalm(s) 15
  • Missa brevis in D K194 Mozart
  • Jubilate in E flat 1934 Britten
  • Tantum ergo de Severac
  • Hymns 476, 381, 346
  • Preacher: The Venerable Alan Smith Archdeacon of Stoke-upon-Trent
  • 3.30pm Evensong
  • Rose Responses
  • Psalm(s) 84
  • Howells (The Gloucester Service)
  • Hear my word, ye people Parry
  • Hymns 391, 500
  • Cathedral Choir half-term vacation from 18th October to 1st November

    LUKE THE EVANGELIST - Monday 18 October

    7.40am Morning Prayer & Holy Communion (Rite A)
  • Psalm(s) 103
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) at the High Altar 5.30pm Evening Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 19

  • Tuesday 19 October

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 95, 96, 97
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Chapel of St Chad's Head 5.30pm Evening Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 98, 99, 100, 101

  • Wednesday 20 October

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 102, 103
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evening Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 104

  • Thursday 21 October

    7.40am Morning Prayer & Holy Communion (Rite A)
  • Psalm(s) 105
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (BCP) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evensong sung by the choir of St Paul's Church, Croxton
  • Introit: Lead me, Lord S S Wesley
  • Tallis Responses
  • Psalm(s) 106 vv. 1-10
  • Magnificat Smart
  • Nunc dimittis Felston
  • Ave verum corpus Elgar

  • Friday 22 October

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 107
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Chapel of St Chad's Head 5.30pm Evening Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 108, 109

  • Saturday 23 October

    9.30am Morning Prayer & Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Chapel of St Michael
  • Psalm(s) 110, 111, 112, 113
  • 5.30pm Evensong sung by the RSCM Northern Cathedral Singers
  • Reading Responses
  • Hymn 427
  • Psalm(s) 114, 115
  • Henry Purcell in G minor
  • Let all the world Leighton

  • THE NINTH SUNDAY BEFORE CHRISTMAS Trinity XXI - Sunday 24 October (Cantoris)

    8.00am Holy Communion (BCP) 10.30am Sung Eucharist (Rite B) sung by the Cathedral Chamber Choir
  • Psalm 104 vv. 1-9
  • Darke in A minor
  • Jubilate Deo Howells (Collegium Regale)
  • Ave verum corpus Mozart
  • Hymns 237, 263 [omit *], 437
  • Preacher: Canon John Howe Master of the Hospital of St John-without-the-Barrs
  • 3.30pm Evensong sung by the Cathedral Chamber Choir
  • Smith Responses
  • Sumsion in G
  • Achieved in the glorious work Haydn
  • Hymns 466, 265

  • Monday 25 October

    7.40am Morning Prayer & Holy Communion (Rite A)
  • Psalm(s) 119 vv. 33-72
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evening Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 119 vv. 73-104

  • Tuesday 26 October

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 119 vv. 105-144
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Chapel of St Chad's Head 5.30pm Evening Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 119 vv. 145-176

  • Wednesday 27 October

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 120, 121, 122, 123, 124, 125
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) at the High Altar 5.30pm Evening Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 126, 127, 128, 129, 130, 131

  • SIMON AND JUDE, APOSTLES - Thursday 28 October

    7.40am Morning Prayer & Holy Communion (Rite A)
  • Psalm(s) 124, 125, 126
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (BCP) at the High Altar 5.30pm Evening Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 119 vv. 1-16

  • Friday 29 October - James Hannington, Bishop, Missionary, Martyr, 1885

    7.40am Morning Prayer & Holy Communion
  • Psalm(s) 139, 140, 141
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Chapel of St Chad's Head 5.30pm Evening Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 142, 143

  • Saturday 30 October

    9.30am Morning Prayer & Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Chapel of St Michael
  • Psalm(s) 144, 145, 146
  • 5.30pm Evensong sung by the Christopher Wren Singers
  • Bertalot Responses
  • Hymns 150 [tune 244]
  • Psalm(s) 147
  • Henry Purcell in G minor
  • O sing unto the Lord Purcell

  • last updated: 1 October, 1999
    ©1999 Richard Shakeshaft
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