Canon in Residence:
31 - 7 Charles Taylor, Precentor
8 - 14 Tony Barnard, Chancellor
15 - 27 George Frost, Treasurer
Dean: Michael Yorke
Precentor: Charles Taylor
Organist and Master of the Choristers: Andrew Lumsden

THE EIGHTH SUNDAY BEFORE CHRISTMAS Trinity XXII - Sunday 31 October (Decani)

8.00am Holy Communion (BCP) 10.30am Sung Eucharist (Rite B) sung by the Christopher Wren Singers
  • Introit: We wait for thy loving kindness McKie
  • Missa Santae Mariae Lloyd Webber
  • Jubilate Deo in G Lang
  • Ave verum corpus Mozart
  • Hymns 255, 294, 364 [tune 408(i)]
  • Preacher: The Venerable George Frost Treasurer and Archdeacon on Lichfield
  • 3.30pm First Evensong of All Saints
  • Bertalot Responses
  • Psalm(s) 149
  • Slater in E flat
  • O how glorious Harwood
  • Hymns 225(i), 226

  • ALL SAINTS' DAY - Monday 1 November

    7.40am Morning Prayer & Holy Communion (Rite A)
  • Psalm(s) 97
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) at the High Altar 5.30pm Evensong
  • Smith Responses
  • Hymn 224
  • Psalm(s) 111, 112
  • Harwood in A flat
  • O quam gloriosum Victoria

  • ALL SOULS' DAY - Tuesday 2 November

    7.40am Morning Prayer & Holy Communion (Rite A)
  • Psalm(s) 90, 130
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) at the High Altar 5.30pm Evensong
  • Smith Responses
  • Hymn 114
  • Psalm(s) 23, 27
  • Byrd (The Second Service)
  • The souls of the righteous Lewis
  • 7.30pm Sung Eucharist sung by the Cathedral Chamber Choir
  • Requiem Mass Sanders

  • Wednesday 3 November - Richard Hooke, Teacher, 1600

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 15, 16, 17
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evening Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 18

  • Thursday 4 November

    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
  • Smith Responses
  • Psalm(s) 22, 23
  • Batten (The fourth service)
  • Justorum animae Stanford

  • Friday 5 November

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 24, 25, 26
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Chapel of St Chad's Head 5.30pm Evensong sung by the Vicars Choral in the Lady Chapel
  • Tallis Responses
  • Psalm(s) 27, 28, 29
  • Magnificat tonus peregrinus
  • Nunc dimitts in duodecimus vocibus Palestrina
  • In manus tuas (iii) Sheppard

  • Saturday 6 November

    9.30am Morning Prayer and Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Chapel of St Michael
  • Psalm(s) 30, 31
  • 11.30am Institution and Installation of the Very Reverend Michael Leslie Yorke, M.A. into the Deanery of the Cathedral Church of Lichfield 5.30pm Evensong sung by the Cathedral Chamber Choir
  • Rose Responses
  • Hymn 377
  • Psalm(s) 34
  • Howells (The St Paul's Service)
  • Strengthen ye the weak hands Harris

  • THE SEVENTH SUNDAY BEFORE CHRISTMAS Trinity XXIII - Sunday 7 November (Cantoris)

    8.00am Holy Communion (BCP) 10.30am Sung Eucharist (Rite B)
  • Psalm(s) 1
  • Missa super Bel' Amfitrit' altera Lassus
  • Coronation Te Deum Walton
  • O sacrum convivium Tallis
  • Hymns 416, 273, 282
  • Preacher: The Very Reverend Michael Yorke Dean
  • 3.30pm Evensong
  • Smith Responses
  • Psalm(s) 135
  • Dyson in D
  • O be joyful in the Lord Walton (Psalm 100)
  • Hymns 357, 148 (omit *)

  • Monday 8 November - Saints and Martyrs of England

    7.40am Morning Prayer & Holy Communion (Rite A)
  • Psalm(s) 38, 39, 40
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evensong
  • Tomkins Responses
  • Psalm(s) 41, 42, 43
  • Sumsion in A
  • Sing joyfully Byrd

  • Tuesday 9 November

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 44, 45, 46
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Chapel of St Chad's Head 5.30pm Evensong
  • Tomkins Responses
  • Psalm(s) 47, 48, 49
  • Wise in E flat
  • Abendlied Rheinberger

  • Wednesday 10 November

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 50, 51, 52
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evening Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 53, 54, 55

  • Thursday 11 November - Martin, Bishop of Tours, 397

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 56, 57
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (BCP) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evensong
  • Tomkins Responses
  • Psalm(s) 59, 60, 61
  • Tomkins (The Second Service)
  • My shepherd is the living Lord Tomkins

  • Friday 12 November

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 62, 63, 64
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (BCP) in the Chapel of St Chad's Head 5.30pm Evensong in the Lady Chapel
  • Byrd Responses
  • Psalm(s) 65, 66, 67
  • Byrd (The Third Service)
  • Prevent us, O Lord Byrd

  • Saturday 13 November - Charles Simeon, Pastor, Preacher, 1836

    9.30am Morning Prayer and Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Chapel of St Michael
  • Psalm(s) 68
  • 5.30pm Evensong
  • Byrd Responses
  • Hymn 493
  • Psalm(s) 69, 70
  • Humfrey in E minor
  • My soul, there is a country Parry

  • REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY Sixth before Christmas; Trinity XXIV - Sunday 14 November (Decani)

    8.00am Holy Communion (BCP) 9.55am Remembrance Day Service
  • Greater love Ireland
  • The Russian Kontakion for the Departed Kiev melody
  • Hymns 417, 119, HON 139 [tune NEH 265]
  • Preacher: The Very Reverend Michael Yorke Dean
  • 3.30pm Evensong
  • Byrd Responses
  • Psalm(s) 106 vv. 1-14 & 39-end
  • Stanford in A
  • Lord, thou has been our refuge Bairstow
  • Hymns 372, 460

  • Monday 15 November

    7.40am Morning Prayer & Holy Communion (Rite A)
  • Psalm(s) 75, 76, 77
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evensong
  • Clucas Responses
  • Psalm(s) 78
  • Weelkes (The First Service)
  • Salvator mundi (ii) Tallis

  • Tuesday 16 November - Margaret of Scotland, Queen, Wife, Mother, 1093

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 79, 80, 81
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Chapel of St Chad's Head 5.30pm Evensong
  • Clucas Responses
  • Psalm(s) 82, 83, 84, 85
  • Noble in B minor
  • Watch thou, dear Lord Gawthrop

  • Wednesday 17 November - Hilda, Abbess of Whitby, 680; Hugh, Bishop of Lincoln, 1200

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 86, 87, 88
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evening Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 89

  • Thursday 18 November

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 105
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (BCP) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evensong sung by the Vicars Choral
  • Spicer Responses
  • Psalm(s) 93, 94
  • Sumsion in G
  • The Lord is King Croft

  • Friday 19 November

    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 Evensong in the Lady Chapel
  • Clucas Responses
  • Psalm(s) 98, 99, 100, 101
  • Darke in A minor
  • Exsultate Deo Palestrina

  • Saturday 20 November - Edmund of East Anglia, King, Martyr, 870

    9.30am Morning Prayer & Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Chapel of St Michael
  • Psalm(s) 102, 103
  • 5.30pm Evensong and Installation of Prebendaries
  • Rose Responses
  • Hymn 247
  • Psalm(s) 104
  • Naylor in A
  • Richte mich, Gott Mendelssohn

  • THE FIFTH SUNDAY BEFORE CHRISTMAS Sunday next before Advent - Sunday 21 November (Cantoris)

    8.00am Holy Communion (BCP) 10.30am Sung Eucharist for Prisoners' Sunday
  • Jackson in G
  • Cantique de Jean Racine Faure
  • O living bread Whitlock
  • Hymns 388(ii), 368, 296(i)
  • Preacher: Mr Peter Wright Governor, HM Prison, Stafford
  • 3.30pm Evensong
  • Rose Responses
  • Psalm(s) 75, 76
  • Brewer in E flat
  • Rejoice in the Lamb Britten
  • Hymns 490, 346

  • Monday 22 November - Cecilia, Virgin, Martyr, c230

    7.40am Morning Prayer & Holy Communion (Rite A)
  • Psalm(s) 107
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evensong
  • Reading Responses
  • Psalm(s) 108, 109
  • Henry Purcell in G minor
  • Cantantibus organis Philips

  • Tuesday 23 November

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 110, 111, 112, 113
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Chapel of St Chad's Head 5.30pm Evensong sung by the Choristers
  • plainsong Responses
  • Psalm(s) 114, 115
  • Magnificat Ridout (The St Albans Service)
  • Nunc dimittis Burgon
  • The song the Tree of Life Vaughan Williams

  • Wednesday 24 October

    7.40am Morning Prayer
  • Psalm(s) 116, 117, 118
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evensong sung by the choir of St Mary & St Anne's School, Abbots Bromley
  • plainsong Responses
  • Psalm(s) 119 vv. 1-16
  • Sumsion in D
  • Cantique de Jean Racine Faure

  • Thursday 25 November

    7.40am Morning Prayer & Holy Communion (Rite A)
  • Psalm(s) 119 vv. 33-72
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (BCP) in the Lady Chapel 5.30pm Evensong sung by the Vicars Choral
  • Harris Responses
  • Psalm(s) 119 vv. 73-104
  • Wood in E
  • Laudem dicite Deo Sheppard

  • Friday 26 November

    7.40am Morning Prayer & Holy Communion
  • Psalm(s) 119 vv. 105-144
  • 9.30am Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Chapel of St Chad's Head 5.30pm Evensong in the Lady Chapel
  • Reading Responses
  • Psalm(s) 119 vv. 145-176
  • Farrant (The High Service)
  • God be in my head Radcliffe

  • Saturday 27 November

    9.30am Morning Prayer & Holy Communion (Rite A) in the Chapel of St Michael
  • Psalm(s) 120, 121, 122, 123, 124, 125
  • 5.30pm Evensong with presentation of RSCM awards
  • Reading Responses
  • Hymns 8 [tune 128(ii)]
  • Psalm(s) 126, 127, 128, 129, 130, 131
  • Stanford in F
  • Faire is the heaven Harris

  • last updated: 25 October, 1999
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