St. Macartin's Cathedral

Our 11.00am Sunday Services in February 2020:
The Welcome Team members (who will greet you as you arrive) are:

02 Avril and Ivan Kee
09 Julie and David Nixon
16 Stephanie and Scott Hamilton
23 Jeanette Wilson and Richard Cochrane

Febuary Lessons and Readers

The Presentation of Christ in the Temple - 2nd February
The First Reading - Malachi 3: 1-5 -
Fred Watson
The Psalm - Psalm 24: 1-10
The Second Reading - Hebrews 2: 14-18 -
Liz Robertson
The Gospel Reading - Luke 2: 22-40 -
The Dean

The Third Sunday before Lent - 9th February
To be arranged

The Second Sunday before Lent - 16th February
The First Reading - Isaiah 49: 8-16 -
Jim Nixon
The Psalm - Psalm 136: 1-9
The Second Reading - Romans 8: 18-25 -
Linda Corrigan
The Gospel Reading - Matthew 6: 25-34 -
The Dean

The Sunday before Lent - 23rd February
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 begins in church and children
leave for classes. 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" (Thursday once per month as arranged)
7.30pm  - Lent (each Wednesday)


Beavers - 6.30pm - 7.45pm
Cubs - 6.30pm - 7.45pm
Confirmation Classes - 6.30pm - 7.30pm (November - April)
Xplore - 7.00pm - 9.00pm (as arranged)
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 - 9.00pm (usually alternate weeks - check with the office)

Messy Church - 4.00pm - 6.00pm (as arranged)
Bell Ringing Practice - 7.00pm - 8.00pm
Scouts - 6.30pm - 8.00pm

Xplore Movies - 7.00pm - 9.00pm (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.