Church Events

November 2019
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The Week Ahead

Tuesday 19th November
08:30
- 09:00
Silent Prayer
09:00
- 09:30
Morning Prayer
10:00
- 12:00
Baby and Toddler Group
12:00
- 13:00
B&T packing up
Wednesday 20th November
08:30
- 09:00
Silent Prayer
09:00
- 09:30
Morning Prayer
Thursday 21st November
08:30
- 09:00
Silent Prayer
09:00
- 09:30
Morning Prayer
10:00
- 11:00
Holy Eucharist, Common Worship
17:30
- 18:30
Choristers
18:30
- 19:45
Choir Practice
Friday 22nd November
08:30
- 09:00
Silent Prayer
09:00
- 09:30
Morning Prayer
13:00
- 21:00
ECO FAIR set up
Saturday 23rd November
09:00
- 15:00
Social Justice Fair - 'How to do climate change' (11am - 2.30pm)
10:00
- 13:00
The Good Fill
Sunday 24th November
08:00
- 09:00
Holy Eucharist with sermon, no hymns (traditional language)
10:00
- 11:00
Parish Eucharist
11:30
- 12:30
Instruction session for intercessors team (GRK)
18:30
- 19:00
Taize
Monday 25th November
08:30
- 09:00
Silent Prayer
09:00
- 09:30
Morning Prayer
Tuesday 26th November
08:30
- 09:00
Silent Prayer
09:00
- 09:30
Morning Prayer
10:00
- 12:00
Baby and Toddler Group
12:00
- 13:00
B&T packing up

Worship & Music

Taizé

Taizé worship takes place at St Michael's each week (except first Sunday of the month when there is Silent Prayer and during the whole month of August). We meet at 6:30 pm where the church is decorated by candlelight and icons. We sing the Taizé chants and keep silence.

The Taizé Community was formed by Brother Roger Schulz in and around the period of World War II.

It is formed by over 100 brothers of different Christian denominations and as such inspires ecumenism and unity within the Church of God.

Lit candle

The Community is specifically focussed upon young adults, searching for meaning in their lives.

Taizé continues to inspire people throughout the world by its powerful use of song, silence and prayer.

Some of our own church community have travelled on pilgrimage to Taizé and are keen to promote the beauty and mystery of Taizé worship.

From Brother Roger's Letter: "God is love alone":

"Since my youth, I think that I have never lost the intuition that community life could be a sign that God is love, and love alone. Gradually the conviction took shape in me that it was essential to create a community with men determined to give their whole life and who would always try to understand one another and be reconciled, a community where kindness of heart and simplicity would be at the centre of everything."

Today's Prayers

Morning Prayer
Evening Prayer

From the Church of England web site
© The Archbishops' Council

News

SILVER ECO AWARD RECEIVED

The Eco Team have confirmed our silver award from A Rocha.
Read more …

HOW TO DO CLIMATE CHANGE

‘Climate Change Fair’ Saturday, 23rd Nov at St Michael’s, Summertown.
Read more …

NEWS FROM OUR LINK PARISH

A message from Fr Tsabeng, St Chad's, S. Africa
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CHRISTIAN AID WEEK 2019

The House to House Collection raised £3830.22p this year
Read more …

Toilet Twinning

Thank you! We raised £405.85:-)
Read more …
 
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