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THE PARISH OF ALL SAINTS, NORTH HILLINGDON

SUNDAYS, SOLEMNITIES, FEAST DAYS & COMMEMORATIONS IN DECEMBER 2019

Date:

Sunday:

Solemnity/Feast Day:

Remarks, if any:

DECEMBER

1

Advent I

 

1800: Monthly Evening Service

8

Advent II

 

 

15

Advent III

 

‘Third’ Sunday

1700: Christmas Lessons & Carols, followed by seasonal refreshments in the Hall.

22

Advent IV

 

1000: Choir sings a special anthem in honour of David Collier’s 90th Birthday.

29

 

The Holy Family of Jesus, Mary & Joseph

 

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5

 

Epiphany Sunday

1800: Evening Service & Procession to the Crib

12

 

Baptism of the Lord

 

19

2nd Sunday in Ordinary Time

 

 

26

3rd Sunday in O/T

 

 

USUAL WEEK-END SERVICE TIMES:

 

  • 1800 on Saturday; Vigil Eucharist of the Sunday

(Just like Sunday at 0800 for those who need to be elsewhere on Sunday morning!)

 

SUNDAY

  • 0800
  • 1000 (followed by coffee and fellowship in the Hall next door).
  • 1800 Evening Service (normally on the first Sunday of each month, save in August)
  • The church is open before and after these times.

ADDITIONAL/WEEKDAY SERVICES & EVENTS AT ALL SAINTS’ IN DECEMBER 2019

(In winter, the Eucharist on week-days is normally celebrated in the North Chapel.)

NOVEMBER

Wednesday, 27

1000

Feria in Ordinary Time

Saturday, 30

1300-2130

Sine Nomine Singers’ Rehearsal & Concert (in church)

 

DECEMBER

Sunday, 1

1800

Choral Evensong for Advent Sunday

Wednesday, 4

1000

S John of Damascus,

polymath, monk & priest, +AD749, Jerusalem

Thursday, 5

1830

1900-2100

Feria of Advent

Meeting of the Oak Farm Residents’ Association (OFRA)

(in the Lesser Hall; all local residents welcome).

Saturday, 7

1330-1630

1800

OFRA Christmas Event (in the Hall)

Vigil Eucharist of the Sunday

Monday, 9

1300-1800

Vyner’s School Carol Concert (in church);

1300-1600: Rehearsals; 1630-1800: Concert

Wednesday, 11

1000

Feria of Advent

Thursday, 12

-

1830

General Election Day

Feria of Advent

Thursday, 12

1830

Feria of Advent

Friday, 13

0900-1200

1200

S Helen’s College Rehearsal & Carol Service

Ducklings’ Term ends.

Saturday, 14

1800

Vigil Eucharist of Advent III

Sunday, 15

1700

Annual Service of Lessons & Carols for Christmas,

followed by seasonal refreshments in the Hall.

Tuesday, 17

am

Ryefield School Carol Service Rehearsal

Wednesday, 18

1000

1400

1400

Feria of Advent ( O Adonai)

Ryefield School Carol Service

Oak Farm Infant School Carol Concert (at school)

Thursday, 19

1130

 

1830

First Mass of Christmas (anticipated)

(at Ryefield Court UB10 9DE; all are welcome).

Requiem Eucharist for Ann Bennett

(in church; all are welcome).

Sunday, 22

1330

Baptism of Olympia Singh

Monday, 23

1900

ATC Christmas Concert (in church; all are welcome).

Tuesday, 24

1200

1700

(2000

2300

First Mass of Christmas

Christingle Service (especially for the children)

Midnight Mass at S Anselm’s, Hayes Town UB3 1SB)

Midnight Mass

Wednesday, 25

1000 (only)

Mass of Christmas Day

Saturday, 28

 

No Vestry Hour to-day

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Wednesday, 1

1000

Solemnity of the Mother of God

Thursday, 2

1830

Ss Basil the Great & Gregory Nazianzen,

bishops & Doctors of the Church, ++AD379 & AD390

Sunday, 5

1800

Epiphany Evening Service & Procession to the Crib