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Calendar September 2019

This page shows the Church Calendar for the current or selected month. 

1 Sun  THE ELEVENTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY   
    Morning Service, Goathill  9:15 am 
    Parish Communion CW, Milborne Port  10:30 am 
    Holy Communion, Charlton Horethorne  6:00 pm 
3 Tue  St Gregory the Great   
4 Wed  Midweek Communion, Milborne Port  10:30 am 
8 Sun  THE TWELFTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY   
    Holy Communion BCP, Milborne Port  8:00 am 
    Family Communion, Milborne Wick  9:15 am 
    Parish Communion CW, Milborne Port  10:30 am 
    Evensong, Charlton Horethorne  6:00 pm 
    The Birth of the Blessed Virgin Mary   
11 Wed  Midweek Communion, Milborne Port  10:30 am 
13 Fri  St John Chrysostom, Bishop   
14 Sat  Holy Cross Day   
15 Sun  THE THIRTEENTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY   
    Family Communion, Milborne Port  10:30 am 
    Holy Communion, Charlton Horethorne  10:30 am 
    Harvest Evensong, Goathill  6:00 pm 
18 Wed  Midweek Communion, Milborne Port  10:30 am 
21 Sat  St Matthew, Apostle & Evangelist View more..
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St Matthew, Apostle & Evangelist

This month we have a saint who was one of the original twelve apostles. Traditionally, St Matthew was remembered as the tax-collector and as the writer of the first gospel. Modern scholars, however, advise us to distinguish between Matthew the Evangelist and Matthew the Tax Collector; they were two distinct early Christians. Matthew the Evangelis] wrote his gospel towards the end of the first century. He was a Greek-speaking Jew, from Syria, who wrote very much for Jews who struggled to reconcile the Risen Christ, the Messiah, with the God of the Old Testament. And so, Matthew, in the first chapter of his gospel, was at pains to put Jesus of Nazareth into an exact genealogical setting - 28 generations back to Abraham - so that there could be no doubt about the identity of Jesus. Indeed, this gospel is sometimes called the Teacher's Gospel because Matthew put together the stories and sayings of Jesus in such a way to help the young Christian church of his time. Matthew the Tax

  
22 Sun  THE FOURTEENTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY   
    Holy Communion BCP, Milborne Port  8:00 am 
    Morning Service, Charlton Horethorne  10:30 am 
    Parish Communion, Milborne Port  10:30 am 
    Harvest Evensong, Stowell  6:00 pm 
25 Wed  Midweek Communion, Milborne Port  10:30 am 
29 Sun  MICHAEL AND ALL ANGELS   
    Holy Communion, Milborne Port  8:00 am 
    Benefice Breakfast, Milborne Port  9:30 am 
    Harvest Service, Milborne Port  10:15 am 
    Harvest Service, Milborne Wick  7:00 pm 
    St Michael and All Angels