Third Sunday in Advent
16th December, 2018
dates for the diary
Today: Donations gratefully received for Christmas flowers.
Flyers with Christmas services available for distribution around the parish.
Sunday: Christmas decorating of the church, after Sung Mass 23rd December.
Licensing of Fr Michael Dobson by the Bishop of Fulham at evensong, Sunday, 13th January.
Thursday, 20th December
7 p.m. Service of Nine Lessons & Carols
Led by St Gabriel’s Choir and the PMF Children’s Choir
with mulled wine and mince pies.
4 p.m. Crib Service
Children who arrive early may take part in the tableau
11.30 p.m. Midnight Mass with blessing of the crib.
including Missa Sancti Nicolai, Haydn
8 a.m. Holy Communion (B.C.P.)
10.30 a.m. Sung Mass, including Mass in G, Schubert
6.00 p.m. Evensong and Benediction
Introit: If ye love me, Tallis
Canticles: Dyson in F
Anthem: Locus iste, Bruckner
The Cantus Ensemble, dir. Dominic Brennan
Voluntary: Nun komm der Heiden Heiland, BWV 660, J.S. Bach
Mass: Third Week in Advent
Tuesday 9.30 a.m. Feria
O Adonaï – O, God Most Hgh
Wednesday 9.15 a.m. School Mass
All are welcome (enter via Reception).
O Radix – O, Root of Jesse
5.00 p.m. Choral Evensong
7.00 p.m No Mass this week
8.00 p.m. Compline
Thursday 7.30 a.m. Feria
O, Clavis – O, Key
Vauxhall Bridge Road,
Warwick Square Mews
Friday 10.00 a.m. Feria
O, Oriens – O, Daystar
Saturday 9.30 a.m Feria
O Rex – O, King
Fourth Sunday in Advent
8.00 a.m. Holy Communion (B.C.P.)
10.30 a.m. Sung Mass
Parish and Congregation
6.00 p.m Said Evensong and Exposition
7.30 p.m. Mass
Children are invited join the Children’s Church in the Vestry Hall during the first hymn. They return later in the service so we can take communion together.
If you would like to learn more about the Christian Faith or prepare for Confirmation, please see Fr Owen.
The Westminster Chapel Foodbank which meets in the Parish Halls as part of the Pimlico Hub at St Gabriel’s, requests the following items;
Cleaning fluids Toiletries Toilet roll
Sanitary towels Cooking oil Herbs & Spices
Tins of fruit Juice
UHT milk Rice pudding/custard
Tinned tomatoes Pasta sauce Tinned vegetables
Items can be left at the back of church.
Currently the Foodbank is open on Mondays.
Vicar: Fr Owen Higgs
St Gabriel’s Church
30 Warwick Square
London SW1V 2AD