+St. John Maximovitch

"Never, never, never let anyone tell you that, in order to be Orthodox, you must be Eastern. The West was fully Orthodox for a thousand years, and her venerable liturgy is far older than any of her heresies." +Saint John (Maximovitch) of Shanghai and San Francisco

Sunday, 26 July 2015

August 2015

SCHEDULE OF SERVICES

AUGUST - SEPTEMBER  2015

Sunday Terce Service can be dowloaded here
The Terce Propers for each Sunday can be downloaded by clicking on the links below
The Hymn Nunc Sancte nobis Spiritus from the Sarum Breviary can be downloaded here

Last Updated 26th July 2015


2nd August: PENTECOST IX: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

9th August: PENTECOST X: No Western Rite Terce today but at 10:30 a.m. the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church at Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG will be celebrated.

16th August: PENTECOST XI: No Western Rite Terce today but at 10:30 a.m. the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church at Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG will be celebrated.

23rd August: PENTECOST XII: Western Rite Terce followed by the Saint Gregory the Great Liturgy at Headington Cemetery Chapel, Dunstan Road, OXFORD OX3 9BY

30th August: PENTECOST XIII: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

6th September: PENTECOST XIV:  Western Rite Terce Today, we shall endeavour to have the Saint Gregory the Great Liturgy sung in a church in West London, probably at 2:00 p.m.  More details to follow as they are being finalised.

13th September: PENTECOST XV: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

20th September: PENTECOST XVI: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

27th September: PENTECOST XVII: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

4th October: PENTECOST XVIII: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

11th October: Pentecost XIX: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

Unconfirmed dates for the Western Rite Liturgy at Oxford: August 23rd, October 18th, November 15th and December 13th.  Please keep checking this blog for up-to-date information.

Sunday, 28 June 2015

July 2015

SCHEDULE OF SERVICES

JULY  2015

Sunday Terce Service can be dowloaded here
The Terce Propers for each Sunday can be downloaded by clicking on the links below
The Hymn Nunc Sancte nobis Spiritus from the Sarum Breviary can be downloaded here

Last Updated 26th July 2015


5th July: PENTECOST V: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

12th July : PENTECOST VI: No Western Rite Terce today but  at 10:30 a.m. there will be a Reader Service of the Antiochian Orthodox Church at Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG.

19th July: PENTECOST VII: No Western Rite Terce today but  at 10:30 a.m. the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church at Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG will be celebrated.

26th July: PENTECOST VIII: 10:30 a.m. Western Rite Terce followed by the Saint Gregory the Great Liturgy at Headington Cemetery Chapel, Dunstan Road, OXFORD OX3 9BY

Sunday, 31 May 2015

June 2015

SCHEDULE OF SERVICES

JUNE 2015

Sunday Terce Service can be dowloaded here
The Terce Propers for each Sunday can be downloaded by clicking on the links below
The Hymn Nunc Sancte nobis Spiritus from the Sarum Breviary can be downloaded here

Last Updated 31st May 2015

7th June: TRINITY SUNDAY (PENTECOST I) (25 May/June 7: Feast of Saint Aldhelm): 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.
8th June: Feast of Saint Augustine, apostle of the english, Archbishop of Canterbury.

14th June: PENTECOST II (Feast of Corpus Christi): 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

21st June: PENTECOST III: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

28th June: PENTECOST IV: 10:30 a.m. Western Rite Terce followed by the Saint Gregory the Great Liturgy at Headington Cemetery Chapel, Dunstan Road, OXFORD OX3 9BY


Relaxing after Mass

Relaxing after Mass

Friday, 15 May 2015

May 2015

SCHEDULE OF SERVICES

MAY 2015

Sunday Terce Service can be dowloaded here
The Terce Propers for each Sunday can be downloaded by clicking on the links below
The Hymn Nunc Sancte nobis Spiritus from the Sarum Breviary can be downloaded here

Last Updated 17th May 2015


3rd May EASTER III: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

10th May EASTER IV: 10:30 a.m. Western Rite Terce followed by the Saint Gregory the Great Liturgy at Headington Cemetery Chapel, Dunstan Road, OXFORD OX3 9BY

17th May EASTER V: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

Wednesday 20th May: 5:30 p.m. Vespers of the Ascension of Our Lord at Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Poole.

Thursday 21st May: The Ascension of Our Lord: Western Rite Terce Propers

24th May: SUNDAY AFTER ASCENSION: 10:00 a.m.  Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Sixth Hour service and Typica led by Reader David of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

Unfortunately, because of health reasons, we have had to cancel our scheduled pilgrimage to Saint David's original hermitage.  We apologise for the lateness of the notice.  Please pray for the recovery of the family members concerned.

Cancelled: 30th May: THE VIGIL OF PENTECOST: at around 6:00 p.m. The Six Prophecies and the Litany of the Saints followed by Mass of the Vigil of Pentecost at Saint Michael's churchMichaelchurch, Ross on Wye, Herefordshire, HR2 8LD.

Cancelled: 31st May:  PENTECOST: 10:30 a.m. Western Rite Terce followed by the Saint Gregory the Great Liturgy at Saint David's old church at Llanthony in Wales NP7 7NN.  Further details about the location can be seen at this link

In spite of the services having been cancelled, one of Father Thomas's parishioners did manage to reach Saint David's church:




31st May: PENTECOST: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

Friday, 10 April 2015

April 2015

SCHEDULE OF SERVICES

APRIL 2015

Sunday Terce Service can be dowloaded here
The Terce Propers for each Sunday can be downloaded by clicking on the links below
The Hymn Nunc Sancte nobis Spiritus from the Sarum Breviary can be downloaded here

Last Updated 29th April 2015

 
5th April PALM SUNDAY: 10:30 a.m. Western Rite Terce followed by the Saint Gregory the Great Liturgy at Headington Cemetery Chapel, Dunstan Road, OXFORD OX3 9BY

The photographs show the procession with Palms, the reading of the Gospel and the Communion.




11th April EASTER VIGIL: 10:30 p.m. Paschal Preaconium (Exultet caelum laudibus) and the Litanies (1234sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 11:00 p.m. by Orthros and the Divine Liturgy of Pascha of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

19th April LOW SUNDAY: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

26th April EASTER II: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

Wednesday, 25 February 2015

Services for March 2015



SCHEDULE OF SERVICES

MARCH 2015

Sunday Terce Service can be dowloaded here
The Terce Propers for each Sunday can be downloaded by clicking on the links below
The Hymn Nunc Sancte nobis Spiritus from the Sarum Breviary can be downloaded here

Last Updated 19th March 2015

1st March QUADRAGESIMA LENT I: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

8th March LENT II:  10:30 a.m. Western Rite Terce followed by the Saint Gregory the Great Liturgy at Headington Cemetery Chapel, Dunstan Road, OXFORD OX3 9BY

15th March LENT III: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

22nd March LENT IV (Laetare): to be confirmed: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG.  In any case: 10:30 a.m. Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

29th March PASSION SUNDAY: No Western Rite Terce this morning but at 10:30 a.m. the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church will be celebrated in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG