St. Macartin's Cathedral

Our Services in January 2018
The Welcome Team members (who will greet you as you arrive) are:

7th Jan Hilary and Raymond Campbell
14th Jan Helen and Norman Coalter
21st Jan Caroline and Trevor Shaw
28th Jan Sylvia and Trevor Stevenson

January Lessons and Readers
Sunday 7th January The Second Sunday of Christmas
The First Reading - Jeremiah 31: 7-14 -
Trevor Stevenson
The Psalm - Psalm 147: 12-20
The Second Reading - Ephesians 1: 3-14 -
Selena Fawcett
The Gospel Reading - John 1: 10-18 -
The Dean

Sunday 14th January The First Sunday after the Epiphany
Visit of The Trinity College Choir (Dublin)
The First Reading - Genesis 1: 1-5 -
Billy Dixon
The Psalm - Psalm 29
The Second Reading - Acts 19: 1-7 -
Linda Corrigan
The Gospel Reading - Mark 1: 4-11 -
Chaplain of Trinity College - Rev Steve Brunn

Sunday 21st January The Second Sunday after the Epiphany
The First Reading - 1 Samuel 3: 1-10, 11-20 -
Stuart Woods
The Psalm - Psalm 139: 1-5, 12-18
The Second Reading - Revelation 5: 1-10 -
Wendy Graham
The Gospel Reading - John 1: 43-51 -
The Curate

Sunday 28th January The Third Sunday after the Epiphany
Family Service

If your name is down to read and you are unable to do so on that particular day, please arrange to swap with someone else on the list or speak to the Church Wardens in advance.

We have a rota of lesson readers. If you would like your name added to this please contact Beth in the Cathedral Office.


9.00am-Holy Communion
11.00am-Holy Communion (first & third Sundays)
Morning Prayer (second & fifth Sundays)
Morning Prayer/Family Service (fourth Sundays)
11.00am-Sunday School (now callled "sunday Lights") begins in church and children
leave for classes which end at 12.15pm. On fourth Sundays  they remain in church with their families)
7.00pm-Evening Prayer (first, second & third Sundays)
Holy Communion (fourth Sundays)
A Celebration of Wholeness and Healing (fifth Sundays)


11.00am - Holy Communion (each Thursday)
  1.05pm -  Healing Service (fourth Thursday)
  4.00pm -  "Messy Church" (once per month as arranged)
  7.30pm -   Lent (each Wednesday)
  7.30pm -   Holy Week (each evening)


Beavers - 6.30pm - 7.45pm
Cubs - 6.30pm - 7.45pm
Confirmation Classes - 6.30pm - 7.30pm (November - April)
Finance Committee Meeting - 7.30pm - 8.00pm (first Mondays)
Select Vestry Meeting - 8.00pm - 9.30pm (first Mondays)
Mothers’ Union - 8.00pm - 10.00pm (second Mondays)

Tuesday Club - 2.00pm - 4.00pm (last Tuesdays)
Rainbows - 6.30pm - 7.30pm
Brownies - 6.30pm - 7.45pm
Guides - 6.30pm - 7.45pm
Pilgrim - 7.30pm - 9.00pm (as arranged)

Bowling Club - 10.30am - 12.00 noon
Bowling Club - 7.30pm - 10.00pm
Choir Practice - 7.30pm - 8.30pm

Messy Church - 4.00pm - 6.00pm (as arranged)
Bell Ringing Practice - 7.00pm - 8.00pm
Badminton Club - 8.00pm - 10.30pm

Xplore Movies - 7.00pm - 9.00pm (as arranged)

Xplore - 7.00pm - 8.30pm (as arranged)

New members are always welcome at any of our organisations and there is an open invitation to all our services apart from "Messy Church" which is restricted to children, their parents and helpers. Details available from the office.