Service Schedule

This week
W/C 16 December
W/C 23 December
W/C 30 December
Sunday 09 December
Holy Communion

8:00

Holy Communion - Quire

Morning Prayer

9:15

Morning Prayer - Chapel - St Gabriel

Choral Eucharist

10:00

Choral Eucharist - Quire

University Chapel Choir

Mass for Three Voices - William Byrd

Remember, O thou man - Thomas Ravenscroft

Nun Komm, der Heiden Heiland BWV 660 - J. S. Bach

Evening Prayer

17:30

Evening Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Sundays @ 7

19:00

Sundays @ 7 - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Monday 10 December
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist - Chapel - St Gabriel

Choral Evensong

17:30

Choral Evensong - Quire

Girls and Adults

Responses - John Reading

Psalms 53-55

The Truro Service - Philip Stopford

Adam lay ybounden - Boris Ord

Tuesday 11 December
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist - Chapel - St Gabriel

Choral Evensong

17:30

Choral Evensong - Quire

Boys and Adults

Responses - William Byrd

Psalms 59-61

Second Service - Orlando Gibbons

Balulalow - Francis Pott

Wednesday 12 December
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist - Chapel - St Gabriel

10:00

Cathedral closed for sightseeing - Stover School Carol Service - Opening Times

11:00

Special Service - Nave

Eucharist

13:15

Eucharist - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Choral Evensong

17:30

Choral Evensong - Quire

Lay Vicars and Choral Scholars

Responses - Timothy Parsons

Psalms 65-67

Fauxbourdon Service - Orlando Gibbons

In Paradisum - Edward Naylor

Thursday 13 December
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist - Chapel - St Gabriel

Choral Evensong

17:30

Choral Evensong - Quire

Boys and Adults

Responses - William Byrd

Psalms 69, 70

Fauxbourdon Service - Matthew Cann

Lullay myn liking - Philip Lawson

Friday 14 December
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist - Chapel - St Gabriel

Choral Evensong

17:30

Choral Evensong - Quire

Responses - Thomas Tallis

Psalms 73, 74

Magnificat primi toni - Philippe de Monte

Nunc Dimittis - plainsong

Es ist ein Ros' - Michael Praetorius

Saturday 15 December
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist - Chapel - St Gabriel

Evening Prayer

16:00

Evening Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Sunday 16 December
Holy Communion

8:00

Holy Communion - Quire

Morning Prayer

9:15

Morning Prayer - Chapel - St Gabriel

Choral Eucharist

10:00

Choral Eucharist - Quire

St Peter's Singers

Mass in E flat - Joseph Rheinberger

There is no Rose - John Joubert

Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland BWV 661 - J. S. Bach

15:00

Special Service - Service for the Exeter Nativity - Nave

Evening Prayer

16:15

Evening Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Special Service

18:30

Special Service - Hospiscare "Light up a Life" - Nave

Sundays @ 7

19:00

Sundays @ 7 - Chapter House

Monday 17 December
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist - Chapel - St Gabriel

13:00

Special Service - Lunchtime Carols - Quire

Choral Evensong

17:30

Choral Evensong - Quire

Lay Vicars

Responses - Plainsong

Psalm 89

Magnificat Quinti Toni - Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

Nunc Dimittis Tertii Toni - Gregorian Chant

I sing of a maiden - Lennox Berkeley

Tuesday 18 December
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist - Chapel - St Gabriel

Choral Evensong

17:30

Choral Evensong - Quire

Lay Vicars

Responses - Plainsong

Psalms 93, 94

Magnificat Tertii Toni - Gregorian Chant

Nunc Dimittis Tertii Toni - Tomas Luis da Victoria

Hail, blessed Virgin Mary - arr. Charles Wood

19:15

Special Service - BBC Radio Devon Carol Service - Nave

Entry by ticket only.

Wednesday 19 December
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist - Chapel - St Gabriel

Eucharist

13:15

Eucharist - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Choral Evensong

17:30

Choral Evensong - Quire

Lay Vicars

Responses - Plainsong

Psalms 98-101

Magnificat Sexti Toni - Orlando di Lasso

Nunc Dimittis Tertii Toni - Gregorian Chant

A great and mighty wonder - Michael Praetorius

Thursday 20 December
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist - Chapel - St Gabriel

13:00

Special Service - Lunchtime Carols - Quire

Evening Prayer

17:30

Evening Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Friday 21 December
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist - Chapel - St Gabriel

13:00

Special Service - Lunchtime Carols - Quire

Choral Evensong

17:30

Choral Evensong - Quire

Lay Vicars

Responses - Plainsong

Psalm 106

Magnificat Tertii Toni - Gregorian Chant

Nunc Dimittis Tertii Toni - Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

Remember, O thou man - Thomas Ravenscroft

Saturday 22 December
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist - Chapel - St Gabriel

13:00

Special Service - Lunchtime Carols - Quire

14:00

Cathedral closed for sightseeing - Nave

15:00

Special Service - Crib Service - Nave

Boy and Girl Choristers

Evening Prayer

16:00

Evening Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Sunday 23 December
Holy Communion

8:00

Holy Communion - Quire

Morning Prayer

9:15

Morning Prayer - Chapel - St Gabriel

Choral Eucharist

10:00

Choral Eucharist - Quire

Girls, Boys and Adults

Mass for Five Voices - William Byrd

A tender shoot - Otto Goldschmidt

Kommst du nun, Jesu, vom Himmel herunter BWV 650 - J. S. Bach

Choral Evensong

16:00

Choral Evensong - Quire

Girls, Boys and Adults

Responses - Plainsong

Psalms 123, 131

Fauxbourdon Service - Orlando Gibbons

Corpus Christi Carol - Judith Bingham

St Bride, assisted by angels - Judith Bingham

Sundays @ 7

19:00

Sundays @ 7 - Chapter House

Monday 24 December
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist - Chapel - St Gabriel

Evening Prayer

16:00

Evening Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

18:00

Special Service - Grandisson - Nave

Doors open at 16.30. No tickets are required to attend this service and everyone is warmly welcome.

Girls, Boys and Adults

23:30

Special Service - Midnight Mass - Nave

Doors open at 22.45

St Peter's Singers

Tuesday 25 December
Holy Communion

8:00

Holy Communion - Quire

Choral Eucharist

10:00

Choral Eucharist - Nave

Girls, Boys and Adults

Missa Sancti Nicolai - Franz Joseph Haydn

Hodie Christus natus est - Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck

Choral Mattins

11:45

Choral Mattins - Quire

Girls, Boys and Adults

Responses - Michael Walsh

Psalms 110, 117

Festival Te Deum - Benjamin Britten

Jubilate in C - Benjamin Britten

On this day - H. C. Stewart

Choral Evensong

16:00

Choral Evensong - Nave

Girls, Boys and Adults

Responses - Michael Walsh

Psalm 8

George Dyson in D

Carols from the minstrels' gallery

Wednesday 26 December
Morning Prayer

10:30

Morning Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Solemn Eucharist

11:00

Solemn Eucharist - Quire

Lay Vicars and Choral Scholars

Mass for Four Voices - William Byrd

Evening Prayer

16:00

Evening Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Thursday 27 December
Morning Prayer

9:00

Morning Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Eucharist

9:20

Eucharist - Chapel - St Gabriel

Evening Prayer

16:00

Evening Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Friday 28 December
Morning Prayer

9:00

Morning Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Eucharist

9:20

Eucharist - Chapel - St Gabriel

Evening Prayer

16:00

Evening Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Saturday 29 December
Morning Prayer

9:00

Morning Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Eucharist

9:20

Eucharist - Chapel - St Gabriel

Evening Prayer

16:00

Evening Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Sunday 30 December
Holy Communion

8:00

Holy Communion - Quire

Morning Prayer

9:15

Morning Prayer - Chapel - St Gabriel

Choral Eucharist

10:00

Choral Eucharist - Nave

Heritage Singers

Choral Evensong

16:00

Choral Evensong - Quire

Heritage Singers

Monday 31 December
Morning Prayer

9:00

Morning Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Eucharist

9:20

Eucharist - Chapel - St Gabriel

Evening Prayer

16:00

Evening Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Tuesday 01 January
Morning Prayer

10:30

Morning Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Eucharist

11:00

Eucharist - Quire

Evening Prayer

16:00

Evening Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Wednesday 02 January
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist - Chapel - St Gabriel

Eucharist

13:15

Eucharist - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Evening Prayer

17:30

Evening Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Thursday 03 January
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist - Chapel - St Gabriel

Evening Prayer

17:30

Evening Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Friday 04 January
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist - Chapel - St Gabriel

Evening Prayer

17:30

Evening Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Saturday 05 January
Morning Prayer

8:00

Morning Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

Eucharist

8:20

Eucharist - Chapel - St Gabriel

Evening Prayer

17:30

Evening Prayer - Chapel - Lady Chapel

A list of services at Exeter Cathedral for the next four weeks, including details of when the Cathedral Choir is singing.

List of Christmas services available from the link below, or in the Special Services What’s On category.

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