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CORPUS CHRISTI MASS WITH BENEDICTION – Thursday 11 June, 7pm

Posted by on Jun 5, 2020 in Worship | Comments Off on CORPUS CHRISTI MASS WITH BENEDICTION – Thursday 11 June, 7pm

CORPUS CHRISTI MASS WITH BENEDICTION – Thursday 11 June, 7pm

The streamed service will be here Meeting ID: 731 493 2697 Password: 6DwUji The Feast of Corpus Christi, or the Feast of the Body and Blood of Christ (as it is often called today), goes back to the 13th century, but it celebrates something far older: the institution of the Sacrament of Holy Communion at the Last Supper. While Holy Thursday is also a celebration of this mystery, the solemn nature of Holy Week, and the focus on Christ’s Passion on Good Friday, overshadows that aspect of Holy Thursday. This service provides the opportunity both to contemplate and to participate in the...

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THE FEAST OF ST JOHN BEFORE THE LATIN GATE

Posted by on May 6, 2020 in Arts and Events, Uncategorized | Comments Off on THE FEAST OF ST JOHN BEFORE THE LATIN GATE

THE FEAST OF ST JOHN BEFORE THE LATIN GATE

Wednesday 6 May 2020 IN the year 95, St. John, who was the only surviving apostle, and governed all the churches of Asia, was apprehended at Ephesus, and sent prisoner to Rome. The Emperor Domitian did not relent at the sight of the venerable old man, but condemned him to be cast into a cauldron of boiling oil. The martyr doubtless heard, with great joy, this barbarous sentence; the most cruel torments seemed to him light and most agreeable, because they would, he hoped, unite him forever to his divine Master and Saviour. But God accepted his will and crowned his desire; He conferred...

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Saturday 28 March – Piano Day 2020: Elliot Galvin, Yshani Perinpanayagam & Kerry Yong, 7pm

Posted by on Mar 5, 2020 in Arts and Events, Music, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Saturday 28 March – Piano Day 2020: Elliot Galvin, Yshani Perinpanayagam & Kerry Yong, 7pm

Saturday 28 March – Piano Day 2020: Elliot Galvin, Yshani Perinpanayagam & Kerry Yong, 7pm

Arctic Circle presents an evening of metamorphosis and transmutation as bird song is set free, insects dodge the hitting of a hammer and the shimmering colours of the piano keys combine in strange and addictive configurations.During this evening sit back, close you eyes and listen to a minimalistic masterpiece from Philip Glass (Metamorphosis), extracts from Messiaen’s Catalogue d’oiseaux (‘catalogue of birds’) and the sonic landscapes of jazz pianist and composer Elliot Galvin.On the 88th Day of the year we’d like you to join us to celebrate Piano Day, an evening of...

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Mothering Sunday – 22 March

Posted by on Mar 4, 2020 in Arts and Events, Worship | Comments Off on Mothering Sunday – 22 March

Mothering Sunday – 22 March

Half way through Lent – time to celebrate Mothers and Mothering! Parish Eucharist, 10am with daffodils.

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Eos Ensemble and Rosie Middleton, Friday 20 March, 7.30pm

Posted by on Mar 4, 2020 in Arts and Events, Music | Comments Off on Eos Ensemble and Rosie Middleton, Friday 20 March, 7.30pm

Eos Ensemble and Rosie Middleton, Friday 20 March, 7.30pm

Join the eos ensemble for an evening of music making showcasing their usual eclectic programming. Teaming up with the recent runner up in the annual Nonclassical Battle of the Bands, mezzo Rosie Middleton, the evening charts a doleful course through especially arranged songs by John Dowland and Radiohead, as well as several works by composers from eastern Europe including Arvo Pärt and Aleksanrda Vrebalov. Formed at the beginning of 2017 by Paul Evernden and Angela Najaryan and performing initially as a trio with the pianist Jelena Makarova, Eos now exists as an ensemble made up of...

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