Tag Archive: Book of Common Prayer

  1. Sunset Act of Remembrance and Choral Evensong

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    4pm – Sunset Act of Remembrance and Choral Evensong, with bugler playing Last Post and Reveille from the top of the Cathedral Tower. Please wrap up warm, and gather in Cathedral Square for 4pm – the service will continue in the Cathedral.

    Join us for Choral Evensong, led by the Cathedral Choir (or occasionally, a visiting Choir).

    A much loved service in the traditional language of the Book of Common Prayer, with a beautiful choral setting, psalms, canticles, anthem, and congregational hymns.

    Please come and sit in the Quire (the seats nearest the High Altar) where the service sheets and hymn books may be found – or if you prefer simply to listen, you are very welcome to sit in the pews.

  2. Evening Prayer

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    This is a quiet reflective service of psalms, bible readings and prayers. Modern language is used, except on Sunday evenings out of term. It lasts 20-30 minutes.

    5.30 pm Fridays (also Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays out of term); 4.00 pm Sundays out of term

  3. Choral Evensong

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    The Cathedral Choir (or sometimes a visiting Choir) takes the principal part in this service, in which Psalms are sung, two readings are taken from the bible, the Song of Mary (Magnificat), the Song of Simeon (Nunc dimittis) and an anthem are sung, and prayers offered. The congregation is invited to listen and let the music lift up the heart to God. The traditional language of the Book of Common Prayer is used. This service lasts between 40 minutes (weekdays) to 1 hour (Sundays).

    4.00 pm Sundays during term time
    5.30 pm Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays during term time

  4. Choral Evensong – Selwyn College, Cambridge

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    Join us for Choral Evensong, led by the visiting choir from Selwyn College, Cambridge.

    A much loved service in the traditional language of the Book of Common Prayer, with a beautiful choral setting, psalms, canticles, anthem, and congregational hymns.

    Please come and sit in the Quire (the seats nearest the High Altar) where the service sheets and hymn books may be found – or if you prefer simply to listen, you are very welcome to sit in the pews.

  5. Evening Prayer

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    Join us at 5:30pm for half an hour of prayer and scripture readings in St George’s Chapel, off the North (left hand) Aisle of the Cathedral. All welcome.

  6. Ordination of Priests

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    The Ordination of Priests at Newcastle Cathedral

  7. Ordination of Deacons

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    The Ordination of Deacons at Newcastle Cathedral

  8. Choral Evensong

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    Join us for Choral Evensong, led by the Cathedral Choir (or occasionally, a visiting Choir).

    A much loved service in the traditional language of the Book of Common Prayer, with a beautiful choral setting, psalms, canticles, anthem, and congregational hymns.

    Please come and sit in the Quire (the seats nearest the High Altar) where the service sheets and hymn books may be found – or if you prefer simply to listen, you are very welcome to sit in the pews.

  9. Evening Prayer

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    On Friday evenings, join us at 5:30pm for half an hour of prayer and scripture readings in St George’s Chapel, off the North (left hand) Aisle of the Cathedral. All welcome.

  10. Morning Prayer

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    Early risers will be in good company for our simple service of Morning Prayer every weekday! Join us at 7:30am for a half-hour of prayer and scripture readings in St George’s Chapel followed by Holy Communion at 8:00am, Monday-Friday. All welcome.