Daily Calendar

An overview of what’s happening at the Cathedral during the next few weeks.

This week
W/C 21 April
W/C 28 April
W/C 05 May
Sunday 14 April
Holy Communion

8:00

Holy Communion

Bellringing

8:45

Bellringing - Quarter Peal

Morning Prayer

9:15

Morning Prayer

Choral Eucharist

9:45

Choral Eucharist - The Liturgy of Palms; followed by Choral Eucharist including the reading of the Luke Passion

Girls, Boys and Adults

Hosanna to the son of David - Thomas Weelkes

Missa Brevis - Richard Rodney Bennett

Pueri hebraeorum - Tomas Luis da Vittoria

Fantasia super: Valet will ich dir geben BWV 735 - Johann Sebastian Bach

10:00

Special Service - Palm Sunday service

11:15

Special Event - 'Gather up the fragments that nothing be lost'

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

11:30

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

Guided Tour

12:30

Guided Tour

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

14:15

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

Bellringing

14:30

Bellringing - Quarter Peal for visiting ringers

Evening Prayer

15:30

Evening Prayer

16:00

Performance - St John Passion

Sundays @ 7

19:00

Sundays @ 7

Monday 15 April
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

9:00

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

Family Activities

10:00

Family Activities - Craft Workshop - Easter

Guided Tour

11:00

Guided Tour

Guided Tour

12:00

Guided Tour

Guided Tour

13:00

Guided Tour

Guided Tour

14:30

Guided Tour

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

17:00

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

Choral Evensong

17:30

Choral Evensong

Girls and Adults

Responses - Plainsong

Psalm 25

Plainsong

Crucifixus - Antonio Lotti

19:30

Special Service - Address by Canon Dr Mike Williams with organ music played by Organ Scholar Hamish Fraser.

Tuesday 16 April
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist

9:00

Cathedral closed for sightseeing - For Bishop of Ebbsfleet Chrism Eucharist

9:00

Exhibition - CWF - Display/Assessment of Carving

Family Activities

10:30

Family Activities - Crafts in the Cathedral - (Pearson Education Centre)

Choral Eucharist

11:30

Choral Eucharist - Bishop of Ebbsfleet Chrism Eucharist

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

14:00

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

Guided Tour

14:30

Guided Tour

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

17:00

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

Choral Evensong

17:30

Choral Evensong

Girls and Adults

Responses - Plainsong

Psalm 55 (13-24)

Plainsong

O saviour of the world - John Goss

19:30

Special Service - Address by Canon Dr Mike Williams with devotional music from the St Peter’s Singers.

Wednesday 17 April
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

9:00

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

9:00

Exhibition - Display/Exhibition of Carving by CWF

Guided Tour

11:00

Guided Tour

Guided Tour

12:00

Guided Tour

12:30

Special Event - Passion and Practices of a Master Carver

Eucharist

13:15

Eucharist

Guided Tour

14:30

Guided Tour

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

17:00

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

Choral Evensong

17:30

Choral Evensong

Lay Vicars and Choral Scholars

Responses - Plainsong

Psalm 88

Plainsong

The Lamentations of Jeremiah (Part 2) - Thomas Tallis

19:30

Special Service - Address by Canon Dr Mike Williams. Including a performance of Nicolas Gombert’s Lugebat David Absalon sung by the lay vicars and choral scholars.

Thursday 18 April
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

9:00

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

Family Activities

10:00

Family Activities - Craft Workshop - Pearson Education Centre

Solemn Eucharist

10:30

Solemn Eucharist - Diocesan Chrism Eucharist

Boys and Adults

John Ireland in C

The spirit of the Lord - Edward Elgar

Kyrie, Gott heiliger Geist BWV 671 - Johann Sebastian Bach

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

13:00

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

Guided Tour

14:30

Guided Tour

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

17:00

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

Evening Prayer

17:30

Evening Prayer

Solemn Eucharist

19:30

Solemn Eucharist - Eucharist of the Lord's Supper followed by the Watch

Boys and Adults

In ieiunio et fletu - Thomas Tallis

Missa Brevis - Jonathan Dove

Ubi caritas - David Briggs

Like as the hart - Herbert Howells

Tantum ergo - Maurice Duruflé

Friday 19 April
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer

9:00

Cathedral closed for sightseeing - All are welcome to attend our services for Good Friday

9:00

Cathedral Shop - Closed All Day

9:00

Cathedral Café - Closed All Day

10:00

Special Service - Passion for Exeter Service

11:30

Special Service - CTAX service of readings

Choral Eucharist

13:30

Choral Eucharist - The Celebration of the Lord's Passion

Boys and Adults

Christus factus est - Anton Bruckner

The Lamentation - Edward Bairstow

The Reproaches - John Sanders

Salvator mundi - Thomas Tallis

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

15:30

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

17:00

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

Evening Prayer

17:30

Evening Prayer

19:30

Special Service - Devotional performance of Stainer Crucifixion (sung by the University of Exeter Chapel Choir)

Saturday 20 April
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

9:00

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

17:00

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

Evening Prayer

17:30

Evening Prayer

Sunday 21 April
Solemn Eucharist

5:30

Solemn Eucharist - The Easter Vigil

Mass of St Thomas - David Thorne

5:45

Special Service - Dawn Liturgy ceremony of light

Bellringing

7:00

Bellringing - Bellringing for Easter Day

Holy Communion

8:00

Holy Communion

Bellringing

8:30

Bellringing - Quarter Peal

9:00

Cathedral Café - Closed All Day

9:00

Cathedral Shop - Closed All Day

Choral Eucharist

10:00

Choral Eucharist

Girls, Boys and Adults

This joyful Eastertide - arr. Charles Wood

Mass in G - Franz Schubert

Ecce vicit Leo - Peter Philips

Prelude and Fugue in B major - Marcel Dupré

Choral Mattins

11:45

Choral Mattins

Girls, Boys and Adults

Responses - Bernard Rose

Psalms 114, 117

Collegium Regale - Herbert Howells

Blessed be the God and Father - Samuel Sebastian Wesley

Saraband for the Morning of Easter - Herbert Howells

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

13:00

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

Choral Evensong

16:00

Choral Evensong

Girls, Boys and Adults

Responses - Bernard Rose

Psalm 66 (1-11)

C. V. Stanford in A

Hallelujah - George Frederic Handel

Toccata (Symphonie V) - Charles-Marie Widor

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

17:00

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

Sundays @ 7

19:00

Sundays @ 7

Monday 22 April
Morning Prayer

9:00

Morning Prayer

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

9:00

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

Solemn Eucharist

11:30

Solemn Eucharist - Service attended by the Cathedral Old Choristers

Girls, Boys, Adults + Old Choristers

Messe pour deux choeurs op. 36 - Charles-Marie Widor

Grand choeur "alla Händel" - Alexandre Guilmant

Guided Tour

13:00

Guided Tour

Choral Evensong

15:00

Choral Evensong - Service attended by the Cathedral Old Choristers

Girls, Boys, Adults + Old Choristers

Responses - Bernard Rose

Psalm 135

Thomas Attwood Walmisley in D minor

Like as the hart - Herbert Howells

Allegro (Symphonie II) - Louis Vierne

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

17:00

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

Tuesday 23 April
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

9:00

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

10:00

Special Event - Spotlight on Shakespeare

Guided Tour

11:00

Guided Tour

Bellringing

12:00

Bellringing - Bellringing for St George's Day

Guided Tour

12:00

Guided Tour

Guided Tour

13:00

Guided Tour

Guided Tour

14:30

Guided Tour

15:00

Special Event - Cafe Closes for Private Function

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

17:00

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

Evening Prayer

17:30

Evening Prayer

Wednesday 24 April
Choral Eucharist

8:00

Choral Eucharist

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

9:00

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

Guided Tour

11:00

Guided Tour

Guided Tour

12:00

Guided Tour

Eucharist

13:15

Eucharist

Guided Tour

14:30

Guided Tour

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

17:00

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

Evening Prayer

17:30

Evening Prayer

Thursday 25 April
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

9:00

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

Guided Tour

11:00

Guided Tour

Guided Tour

12:00

Guided Tour

Guided Tour

13:00

Guided Tour

Guided Tour

14:30

Guided Tour

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

17:00

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

Choral Evensong

17:30

Choral Evensong

Colyton Grammar School Senior Choir

Friday 26 April
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

9:00

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

Guided Tour

11:00

Guided Tour

Guided Tour

12:00

Guided Tour

Guided Tour

13:00

Guided Tour

Guided Tour

14:30

Guided Tour

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

17:00

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

Choral Evensong

17:30

Choral Evensong

Chapel Choir of King's School, Bruton, Somerset

Responses: Richard Smith (five part)

Psalm 119:145-160

Canticles: Collegium Regale - Herbert Howells

King of glory, King of peace - Alexander L'Estrange

Saturday 27 April
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

9:00

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

10:00

Performance - Organ demonstration to Oxford and District Organist Association

Guided Tour

13:00

Guided Tour

Guided Tour

14:30

Guided Tour

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

17:00

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

Evening Prayer

17:30

Evening Prayer

Sunday 28 April
Holy Communion

8:00

Holy Communion

Morning Prayer

9:15

Morning Prayer

Choral Eucharist

10:00

Choral Eucharist

Antiphon

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

11:30

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

12:00

Special Service - Baptism of Maximilian Potlogea

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

13:30

Cathedral closes for sightseeing - Last entry at 12:30

14:00

Special Service - Scouts St George's Day Service

Bellringing

14:30

Bellringing - Quarter Peal

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

15:00

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

Choral Evensong

16:00

Choral Evensong

All Saints Barry

Responses - Richard Ayleward

Psalm 16

Herbert Brewer in D

Ye choirs of new Jerusalem - Charles Villiers Stanford

Sundays @ 7

19:00

Sundays @ 7

Monday 29 April
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

9:00

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

Guided Tour

11:00

Guided Tour

Guided Tour

12:00

Guided Tour

Guided Tour

13:00

Guided Tour

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

17:00

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

Choral Evensong

17:30

Choral Evensong

Girls and Adults

Responses - Bernard Rose

Psalms 142, 143

Basil Harwood in A flat

Give us the wings of faith - Ernest Bullock

Bellringing

19:00

Bellringing - Bellringing practice

Tuesday 30 April
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

9:00

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

Organ Tuning

10:30

Organ Tuning - Organ Tuning - No Guided Tours today

Evening Prayer

17:00

Evening Prayer

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

17:00

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

Solemn Eucharist

17:30

Solemn Eucharist - St Mark (transferred from 25 April)

Boys and Adults

Missa in Temporem Paschali - Philip Moore

Wednesday 01 May
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

9:00

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

Organ Tuning

10:30

Organ Tuning - Organ Tuning - No Guided Tours today

Eucharist

13:15

Eucharist

Evening Prayer

17:00

Evening Prayer

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

17:00

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

Solemn Eucharist

17:30

Solemn Eucharist - St Philip and St James

Lay Vicars and Choral Scholars

Missa aeterna Christe munera - Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

Thursday 02 May
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

9:00

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

Guided Tour

11:00

Guided Tour

Guided Tour

12:00

Guided Tour

Guided Tour

14:30

Guided Tour

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

17:00

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

Choral Evensong

17:30

Choral Evensong

Boys and Adults

Responses - Bernard Rose

Psalms 12-14

Herbert Brewer in D

Awake, thou wintry earth - J. S. Bach

Friday 03 May
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

9:00

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

Guided Tour

11:00

Guided Tour

Guided Tour

12:00

Guided Tour

Guided Tour

14:30

Guided Tour

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

17:00

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

Choral Evensong

17:30

Choral Evensong

Girls and Adults

Responses - Bernard Rose

Psalm 18

Edward Naylor in A

When Mary through the garden went - C. V. Stanford

Saturday 04 May
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

9:00

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

17:00

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

Choral Evensong

17:30

Choral Evensong

Boys' Voices

Responses - Nia Llewelyn Jones

Psalm 23

Ben Parry in A

Walking in a garden - arr. Timothy Noon

Sunday 05 May
Holy Communion

8:00

Holy Communion

Bellringing

8:30

Bellringing - Quarter Peal

Morning Prayer

9:15

Morning Prayer

Choral Eucharist

10:00

Choral Eucharist

Boys and Adults

Now the green blade riseth - Traditional

Missa Bell' Amfitrit' altera - Orlandus Lassus

Alleluia, I heard a voice - Thomas Weelkes

Praeludium in D BuxWV 139 - Dietrich Buxtehude

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

11:30

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

Guided Tour

12:30

Guided Tour

Choral Evensong

16:00

Choral Evensong

St Peter's Singers and Choral Scholars

Responses - Bernard Rose

Psalm 86

The Edington Service - Grayston Ives

Easter - Ralph Vaughan Williams

Triptico del Buen Pastor (Triptych of the Good Shepherd) Jesús Guridi

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

17:00

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

Sundays @ 7

19:00

Sundays @ 7

Monday 06 May
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

9:00

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

Guided Tour

11:00

Guided Tour

Guided Tour

12:00

Guided Tour

14:00

Performance - Lunchtime Concert

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

17:00

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

Evening Prayer

17:30

Evening Prayer

Tuesday 07 May
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

9:00

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

Guided Tour

11:00

Guided Tour

Guided Tour

12:00

Guided Tour

Guided Tour

13:00

Guided Tour

Guided Tour

14:30

Guided Tour

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

17:00

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

Choral Evensong

17:30

Choral Evensong

Boys and Adults

Responses - Herbert Sumsion

Psalm 37

Harold Darke in F

I got me flowers - Ralph Vaughan Williams

Wednesday 08 May
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

9:00

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

9:30

Special Event - Being a Christian and speaking well: the craft of good words

Guided Tour

11:00

Guided Tour

Guided Tour

12:00

Guided Tour

Eucharist

13:15

Eucharist

Guided Tour

14:30

Guided Tour

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

17:00

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

Choral Evensong

17:30

Choral Evensong

Lay Vicars and Choral Scholars

Responses - Thomas Tallis

Psalms 41-43

Fauxbourdon Service - William Byrd

Upon this holy Eastertide - Johannes Eccard

Thursday 09 May
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist

9:00

Special Event - Bishop of Exeter Quiet Day - Lady Chapel closed for sightseeing all day

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

9:00

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

17:00

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

Choral Evensong

17:30

Choral Evensong

Boys and Adults

Responses - Herbert Sumsion

Psalms 47-49

Henry Purcell in G minor

Love bade me welcome - Ralph Vaughan Williams

Friday 10 May
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

9:00

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

Guided Tour

11:00

Guided Tour

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

17:00

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

Choral Evensong

17:30

Choral Evensong

Boys and Adults

Responses - Herbert Sumsion

Psalms 53-55

Alan Gray in F minor

Set me as a seal - William Walton

19:00

Performance - Albion Quartet at the Honeymead Festival

Saturday 11 May
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

9:00

Cathedral opens for sightseeing

Guided Tour

11:00

Guided Tour

11:55

Special Service - VIPs arrive - To be greeted by member of Chapter

Guided Tour

12:00

Guided Tour

Guided Tour

13:00

Guided Tour

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

17:00

Cathedral closes for sightseeing

Choral Evensong

17:30

Choral Evensong

Girls' Voices

Responses - Timothy Noon

Psalm 59

Carolus Andreas in fauxbourdon

The Call - Ralph Vaughan Williams

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