St. Macartin's Cathedral

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

07 Hazel and Harold Hunter
14 Myrtle and George Irvine
21 Doris and Gordon Jackson
28 Adele and Andrew Kerr

October Lessons and Readers

Sunday 7th October   The Nineteenth Sunday after Trinity 
The First Reading - Job 1: 1, 2: 1-10 -
Marie Morrow
The Psalm - Psalm 26
The Second Reading - Hebrews 1: 1-4, 2: 5-12 -
Brian Rutledge
The Gospel Reading - Mark 10: 2-16 -
The Dean

Sunday 14th October The Twentieth Sunday after Trinity - Harvest Thanksgiving
The First Reading - Joel 2: 21-27 -
Margaret Owens
The Psalm - Psalm 106: 1-6, 19-23
The Second Reading - 2 Corinthians 9: 6-11 -
Richard Cochrane
The Gospel Reading - Luke 17: 11-19 -
Scott Elliott

Sunday 21st October The Twenty-first Sunday after Trinity 
The First Reading - Job 38: 1-7 -
Valerie Breen
Psalm 104: 1-10, 26, 37c
The Second Reading - Hebrews 5: 1-10 -
T David Nixon
The Gospel Reading - Mark 10: 35-45 -
The Curate

Sunday 25th October   The Fifth Sunday before Advent
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
Scouts - 7.30pm - 9.00pm (did not function last season, please check with the office)
Confirmation Classes - 6.30pm - 7.30pm (November - April)
Xplore - 6.30pm -8.30pm (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

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

Youth Cub (as arranged) 7.00pm - 9.00pm - check with the office)

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.