Light Night Report

St Mary’s was full to overflowing on Light Night, Friday February 8th.  4,700 people viewed the art exhibits, listened to the Choir and lit Candles of Hope.   £2,500 was raised to support the work of the Emmanuel House Day Centre for homeless people.

Vacancies at St Mary’s

St Mary’s in the Lace Market is looking to fill 2 part time roles

  • Events co-ordinator
  • Communications co-ordinator

Precise hours to be discussed – Communications likely to be approx 6 hours a week, Events approx 10 hours a week, each £12 an hour.  Both roles could be carried out by the same person.

Please contact [email protected] for an Application Form and Job Descriptions. Applications to be submitted by 22 February, interviews from 7 March. To discuss please call Tom Gillum 07825 041432

Patronal Festival – Sunday February 3rd

On Sunday February 3rd we’ll be celebrating our Patronal Festival with two fine choral services. Matins [10.45am] will feature the Te Deum and Jubilate settings by Stanford along with the anthem Senex Puerum Portabat (The old man carried the child….) by Byrd.  The mass setting for Solemn Eucharist [6.30pm] will be by Alessandro Taddei da Gandria and this will be accompanied in style by The English Cornett and Sackbut Ensemble.  Everyone is welcome.

Christmas Holiday Arrangements

After the wonderful celebrations of Christmas there will be a holiday breather. The next service will be the Sunday Eucharist on December 30th at 10.45am and the church and office will reopen to visitors on Wednesday January 2nd. The first weekday service will be Communion at 1.15pm on Thursday January 3rd.

Please phone 07885 65330 well in advance if you have a special reason to visit the Church during the holiday period.

The Lace Market Carol Service

Friday December 21st at 1pm

All are welcome to this 40-minute lunchtime Carol Service. Long-established in the Lace Market, the service features musical items by the Nottingham Girls High School Junior Choir. Refreshments provide an opportunity to socialise and network afterwards.

Christmas Eve Carol Service

Monday 24 December 2018 | 7pm – 8.15pm

Join the Christmas Eve Carol Service at St Mary’s Church on the night before Christmas to get into the festive spirit.
Held by candlelight, this service presents the Christmas story in traditional readings with music provided by the acclaimed choir of St Mary’s.

Address by The Rt Rev Bishop Paul Williams of Southwell and Nottingham

STOP PRESS: THE CHURCH WAS FULL FOR THIS WONDERFUL CELEBRATION IN WORDS AND MUSIC.