CHORAL EVENSONG

Join us, each month, for our 6.30pm Choral Evensong at Malmesbury Abbey, which brings together some of the most beautiful choral music ever written, the timeless liturgy of the 1662 Book of Common Prayer and the Shakespearean English of the King James Version of the Bible. Below are the dates for 2017, the liturgical themes and the dates of a few other significant choral services:

January 29th          The Presentation of Christ (from Feb 2nd)

February 26th         The Sunday before Lent

March 26th             The Annunciation to the Blessed Virgin Mary (from 25th)

April 13th                  Maundy Thursday Sung Eucharist at 7.30pm

April 14th                  Good Friday devotional concert at 6.30pm

April 16th                  Easter Day

May 25th                   Ascension Day Sung Eucharist at 7.30pm

May 28th                   St Aldhelm (from 25th)

June 25th                 St Peter (from 29th)

July 23rd                   Mary Magdalene (from 22nd)

September 24th       Harvest Evensong

September 28th       St Michael & All Angels Sung Eucharist at 7.30pm

October 22nd           Wessex Evensong (Alfred the Great, 26th)

November 26th        Christ the King

Dec 2nd & 3rd          Advent Carols by Candlelight

Dec 16th & 17th       Nine Lessons & Carols by Candlelight