St. Macartin's Cathedral

Our Sunday Services in March 2018 (other services on main page):
The Welcome Team members (who will greet you as you arrive) are:

04 Hazel and Harold Hunter

11 Myrtle and George Irvine
18 Doris and Gordon Jackson
25 Adele and Andrew Kerr

Sunday 04 March: The Third Sunday in Lent
The First Reading - Exodus 20: 1-17 -
Wendy Graham
The Psalm - Psalm 19
The Second Reading - 1 Corinthians 1: 18-25 -
Darren Vance
The Gospel Reading - John 2: 13-22 -
The Dean

Sunday 11 March: The Fourth Sunday in Lent - Mothering Sunday
Family Service

Sunday 18 March: The Fifth Sunday in Lent
The First Reading - Jeremiah 31: 31-34 -
Raymond Hall
The Psalm - Psalm 51: 1-13
The Second Reading - Hebrews 5: 5-10 -
Pam Greene
The Gospel Reading - John 12: 20-33 -
The Curate

Sunday 29 March: The Sixth Sunday in Lent - Palm Sunday
Palm Sunday 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 (now callled "sunday Lights") 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)


Beavers - 6.30pm - 7.45pm
Cubs - 6.30pm - 7.45pm
Confirmation Classes - 6.30pm - 7.30pm (November - April)
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 - 8.30pm

Messy Church - 4.00pm - 6.00pm (as arranged)
Bell Ringing Practice - 7.00pm - 8.00pm
Badminton Club - 8.00pm - 10.30pm

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

Xplore - 7.00pm - 8.30pm (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.