Readings

November 27th 2016 – March 26th 2017

Date and Service 

 

Reading

 

Reader

For updates see list in Church or Parish Hall

Sunday November 27th

Advent 1

 

 

Isaiah 2:1-5

Gospel: Matthew 24:37-44

Margaret Stonborough

 

Sunday December 4th

Advent 2: Family Mass

 

Evensong

 

Isaiah 11:1-10

Gospel: Matthew 3:1-12

1 Kings 18:17-39

John 1:19-28

Children’s Church

 

 

Lis West

John Little

Sunday December 11th

Advent 3: Parish Mass

Evensong

Isaiah 35:1-6a,10

Gospel: Matthew 11:2-11

 

Isaiah 5:8-end

Acts 13:13-41

Tony Simkin

 

 

Michael Davies

Andrew Bickley

Sunday December 18th 

Advent 4: Parish  Mass

 

Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols

Isaiah 7:10-14

Gospel: Matthew 1:18-24

Anne Mower

 

 

Readers arranged separately

 

December 24th Christmas Eve at 11.55pm 

Choral Mass

 

 

Isaiah 9:1-7

Titus 2:11-14

Gospel: John 1: 1-18

 

Dinah Garrett

Torin Douglas

 

 

December 25th Christmas Day 

 

Parish Mass of Christmas

Hebrews 1:1-6

Gospel: Luke 2: 15-20

 

Tassy Russell

 

 

 

 

Sunday January 1st 

Feast of the Holy Name: Family Service

Evensong

Philippians 2:5-11

Gospel: Luke 2: 15-21

 

Deuteronomy 30: 11-end

Acts 3:1-16

Wilfred Morris

 

 

Oliver West

Kay Porter

Sunday January 8th

Epiphany: Parish Mass

 

Evensong

Isaiah 60:1-6

Ephesians 3:2-3a, 5-6

Gospel : Matthew 2:1-12

Isaiah 60:1-9

John 2:1-11

Carol Douglas

Mike Blanckenhagen

 

Sarah Haimendorf

Peter Haigh

Sunday January 15th

2nd of  Epiphany: Parish Mass

 

 

Evensong

Isaiah 49:3,5-6

1 Corinthians 1:1-3

Gospel : John 1:29-34

 

Ezekiel 2:8 -3:4

Galatians 1:11-end

Judy Miller

David Beresford

 

 

Andrew Jordan

Isabel Little

Sunday January 22nd 

3rd of Epiphany: Parish Mass

Evensong 

Isaiah 8:23-9:3

1 Corinthians 1: 10 -13,17

Gospel: Matthew 4:12-23

 

Ecclesiastes 3:1-11

1 Peter 1: 3-12

Nicola Chater

John Clark

 

 

Edward Williams

Sarah Hicks

Sunday January 29th

Feast of Candlemas 

 

Evensong & Benediction

Malachi 3:1-4

Gospel: Luke 2: 22-40

 

Haggai 2:1-9

John 2: 18-22

Cathy Millin

 

 

John Leeds

Margaret Stonborough

Sunday February 5th 

4th before Lent: Family Mass

 

Evensong

 

1 Corinthians 2:1-5

Gospel: Matthew 5:13-16

 

Amos 2:4-end

Ephesians 4:17-end

A Chorister

 

Duncan Ouseley

Angela Berkeley Owen

Sunday February 12th 

3rd before Lent Septuagesima : Parish Mass

 

 

Evensong

 

Ecclesiaticus 15:15-20

1 Corinthians 2:6-10

Gospel: Matthew 5: 17-37

 

Amos 3:1-8

Ephesians 5: 1-14

Andrew Maud

Cathie James

 

 

Timothy George

Gavin Johnston

Sunday February 19th

2nd before Lent Sexagesima: Parish Mass

 

Evensong

Leviticus:19: 1-2,17-18

1 Corinthians 3:16-23

Gospel Matthew 5:38-48

 

Proverbs 8:1,22-31

Revelation 4

Lindsay Howard

Margaret Hill

 

 

Lis West

Michael Davies

Sunday February 26th

Confirmation

 

Evensong

1 Corinthians 4:1-5

Gospel: Matthew 6: 24-34

 

Ecclesiasticus 48:1-10

Matthew 17: 14-23

A Candidate

 

 

Tony Simkin

Michael Pownall

Wednesday March 1st 

Ash Wednesday: 8pm

 

 

Joel 2:12-18

2 Corinthians 5:20 -6:2

Gospel: Matthew 6: 1-6,16-18

 

 Christina Whiteway (deputy)

Helen Simkin

 

Sunday March 5th 

1st of Lent: Parish Mass

 

 

Evensong

 

Genesis 2:7-9, 3: 1-7

Gospel: Matthew 4: 1-11

 

Deuteronomy 6: 20-end

Luke 15: 1-10

Kate Vick

 

 

Neville Forrest

Charles Rees

Sunday March 12th 

2nd of Lent: Parish Mass

 

Evensong

 

Genesis 12:1-4

Gospel : Matthew 17: 1-9

 

Numbers 21:4-9

Luke 14:27-33

Colin Nears

 

 

Layla Cook

Ruth Fairbanks

Sunday March 19th  

3rd of Lent: Parish Mass

Evensong

Exodus 17:3-7

Gospel: John 4:5-42

Joshua 1:1-9

Ephesians 6: 10-20

Sue Ouseley

Jane Trigle

Mary Pears

Sunday March 26th 

Mothering Sunday Family Mass 

 

Evensong

2 Samuel 16:1, 6-7, 10-13

Gospel: John 9: 1-41

 

Micah 7:14-end

James 5:13-end

Duncan Ouseley

Nigel Woolner

Sarah Hicks