St. Macartin's Cathedral

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

March 2017

05 Marie and Sam Morrow
12 Sylvia and Trevor Stevenson
19 Avril and Ivan Kee
26 Julie and David Nixon

March Lessons and Readers

The First Sunday in Lent - 5th March
The First Reading - Genesis 2: 15-17; 3: 1-7 -
Jim Nixon
The Psalm - Psalm 32
The Second Reading - Romans 5: 12-15 -
Lucy Elliott
The Gospel Reading - Matthew 4: 1-11 -
The Dean

The Second Sunday in Lent - 12th March
The First Reading - Genesis 12: 1-4a -
Brian Rutledge
The Psalm - Psalm 121
The Second Reading - Romans 4: 1-5, 13-17 -
Avril Kee
The Gospel Reading - John 3: 1-17 -
Blane Bailey

The Third Sunday in Lent - 19th March
The First Reading - Exodus 17: 1-7 -
Hilary Campbell
The Psalm - Psalm 95
The Second Reading - Romans 5: 1-11 -
Raymond Campbell
The Gospel Reading - John 4: 5-15 -
The Curate

The Fourth Sunday in Lent - 26th March
Family Service -Mothering Sunday

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.