Services at St Stephen’s

Advent 2023 to date

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St Stephen’s has been at the centre of its community for over 900 years, and remains so today. Our mission is to equip God’s people through thoughtful worship, warm fellowship, and enriching teaching. We are a church with a thriving robed choir of an excellent standard. If you are 9 months or 90 years old, or anywhere in between, we look forward to welcoming you!

Sunday10.30amSung Eucharist *
6.00pmChoral Evensong *
Wednesday10.00amHoly Communion (said)
* Live-streamed for those who are unable to attend church in person but still wish to share in our worship. For specific links for each service, please see the service details below.

Lectionary Year B

The Day of Pentecost
Sunday 19th May 2024

10.30am Festal Sung Eucharist
President and Preacher: Rev. Dr David Vannerley, Interim Priest-in-Charge
Setting: The Johannesburg Service – Bartlett
Acts 2: 1 – 21
Romans 8: 22 – 27
John 15: 26 – 27; 16 : 4b – 15
Anthem: O Holy Spirit, Lord of grace – Tye
Hymns: 137, 138, 431, ‘O Holy Spirit, breathe on me’ (swams 35), ‘Father, Lord of all creation’ (HHT 23)

6.00pm Festal Choral Evensong
Responses: Ayleward
Psalm 139 vv. 1–11
Ezekiel 36: 22 – 28
Acts 2: 22 – 38
Canticles: Ives in D
Anthem: Listen, sweet dove – Ives
Hymns: 140, 139i
Voluntary: Komm, Gott schöpfer, Heiliger Geist – Scheidt

The Sunday after Ascension (The Seventh Sunday of Easter)
Sunday 12th May 2024

The Sixth Sunday of Easter
Sunday 5th May 2024

The Fifth Sunday of Easter
Sunday 28th April 2024

The Fourth Sunday of Easter
Sunday 21st April 2024

The Third Sunday of Easter
Sunday 14th April 2024

The Second Sunday of Easter
Sunday 7th April 2024

Sunday 31st March 2024

Easter Eve
Saturday 30th March 2024

Friday 29th March 2024

Maundy Thursday
Thursday 28th March 2024

Palm Sunday
Sunday 24th March 2024

The Fifth Sunday of Lent (Passiontide begins)
Sunday 17th March 2024

The Fourth Sunday of Lent — Mothering Sunday
Sunday 10th March 2024

The Third Sunday of Lent
Sunday 3rd March 2024

The Second Sunday of Lent
Sunday 25th February 2024

The First Sunday of Lent
Sunday 18th February 2024

Ash Wednesday
Wednesday 14th February 2024

The Sunday next before Lent
Sunday 11th February 2024

The Second Sunday before Lent
Sunday 4th February 2024

The Presentation of Christ in the Temple (Candlemas)
Sunday 28th January 2024

The Third Sunday of Epiphany
Sunday 21st January 2024

The Second Sunday of Epiphany
Sunday 14th January 2024

The Epiphany
Sunday 7th January 2024

The First Sunday of Christmas
Sunday 31st December 2023

Monday 25th December 2023

Christmas Eve
Sunday 24th December 2023

The Third Sunday of Advent
Sunday 17th December 2023

The Second Sunday of Advent
Sunday 10th December 2023

Advent Sunday
Sunday 3rd December 2023