St. Macartin's Cathedral

Our Services during April 2017
The Welcome Team members (who will greet you as you arrive) are:

April 2017

2 Stephanie and Scott Hamilton
9 Jeanette Wilson and Richard Cochrane
16 Gwen and Karl Saunders
23 Hazel and Harold Hunter
30 Myrtle and George Irvine

April Lessons and Readers

The Fifth Sunday in Lent - 2nd April
The First Reading - Ezekiel 37: 1-14 -
T David Nixon
The Psalm - Psalm - 130
The Second Reading - Romans 8: 6-11 -
Agnes Schofield
The Gospel Reading - John 11: 1-45 -
The Dean

Palm Sunday - The Sixth Sunday in Lent - 9th April
Family Service

Easter Day - The First Sunday of Easter - 16th April
The First Reading - Jeremiah 31: 1-6 -
Selena Fawcett
The Psalm - 118: 1-2. 14-24
The Second Reading - Colossians 3: 1-4 -
Ivan Kee
The Gospel Reading - John 20: 1-8 -
The Curate

The Second Sunday of Easter - 23rd April
The First Reading - Acts 2: 14a, 22-32 -
Wendy Graham
The Psalm - Psalm - 16
The Second Reading - 1Peter 1: 3-9 -
Aaron Elliott
The Gospel Reading - John 20: 19-31 -
to be arranged

The Third Sunday of Easter - 30th April
The First Reading - Acts 2: 14, 36-41 -
Gillian Glass
The Psalm - Psalm - 116: 1-3, 10-17
The Second Reading - 1Peter 1: 17-23 -
Marie Morrow
The Gospel Reading - Luke 24: 13-35 -
Sam Morrow

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 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)

There is an open invitation to all our services apart from "Messy Church" which is restricted to children and their parents. Details available from the office.