St. Macartin's Cathedral

Our Sunday Services in January 2019:
The Welcome Team members (who will greet you as you arrive) are:

06 Stephanie and Scott Hamilton
13 Jeanette Wilson and Richard Cochrane
20 Gwen and Karl Saunders
27 Myrtle and George Irvine 

January Lessons and Readers

Sunday 6th January: The Epiphany
The First Reading - Isaiah 60: 1-6 -
Blane Bailey
The Psalm - Psalm 72: 1-7, 10-14
The Second Reading - Ephesians 3: 1-12 -
Billy Dixon
The Gospel Reading - Matthew 2: 1-12 -
The Curate

Sunday 13th January: The First Sunday after the Epiphany
The First Reading - Isaiah 43: 1-7 -
Liz Robertson
The Psalm - Psalm 29
The Second Reading - Acts 8: 14-17 -
Stuart Woods
The Gospel Reading - Luke 3: 15-17, 21-22 -
Scott Elliott

Sunday 20th January: The Second Sunday after the Epiphany
The First Reading - Isaiah 62: 1-5 -
Alan Crooks
The Psalm - Psalm 36: 5-10
The Second Reading - 1 Corinthians 12: 1-11 -
Raymond Campbell
The Gospel Reading - John 2: 1-11 -
The Dean

Sunday 27th 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 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.