Worship & PrayerWorship at St Paul's

This month's worship calendar (December)

 
1

Saturday

9.30 am
10.00 am - 4.00 pm
Charles de Foucauld, Hermit - Sahara, 1916
Eucharist (Trinity Chapel) *
Refreshments available (Anderson Room)
2

Sunday

8.00 am
10.15 am
3.30 pm - 5.00 pm
5.30 pm

THE FIRST SUNDAY OF ADVENT

Said Eucharist (BCP) (Trinity Chapel) *
All Age Eucharist & Address
St. Paul’s and Bedford Girls’ School choir rehearsals
Advent Carol Service
3

Monday

7.30 pm
Francis Xavier, Missionary, Apostle of the Indies, 1552
Bell ringing practice (Tower)
4

Tuesday

10.00 am - 4.00 pm
2.30pm

8.00 pm
John of Damascus, Monk, Teacher, c.749; Nicholas Ferrar, Deacon, Lt Gidding
Christmas Tree Festival set-up
Mother’s Union (Alexander Room)
NO EUCHARIST
Cantamus rehearsal
5

Wednesday

10.00 am - 5.00 pm
10.00 am
11.00 am
11.00 am
12.00 pm
12.30 pm


Christmas Tree Festival

Oakway House home communion
Charterhouse home communion
Christie House home communion
Eucharist (Trinity Chapel)
Refreshments after Eucharist (Anderson Room)
6

Thursday

10.00 am - 5.00 pm
1.05 pm

Nicholas, Bishop of Myra, c. 326
Christmas Tree Festival

Advent and Kingdom Season Meditation (Trinity Chapel)
7

Friday

9.30 am
10.00am - 5.00 pm
7.30 pm

Ambrose, Bishop of Milan, Teacher, 397

Mother’s Union Corporate Eucharist (Trinity Chapel) *

Christmas Tree Festival

Choir practice
8

Saturday

9.30 am
10:00 am - 5.00 pm
4.00 pm

The Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Eucharist (Trinity Chapel) *

Christmas Tree Festival

Christingle Service
9

Sunday

8.00 am
10.15 am
12.00 pm - 4.00 pm
5.00 pm

THE SECOND SUNDAY OF ADVENT

Said Eucharist (BCP) (Trinity Chapel)
Parish Eucharist & Address

Christmas Tree Festival

Freemason’s Carol Service (by invitation only)
10

Monday

7.30 pm

 

Bell ringing practice (Tower)
11

Tuesday

2.30 pm
7.00 pm
8.00 pm

 

Prayer Group (Trinity Chapel)
Eucharist (Trinity Chapel)
Cantamus rehearsal
12

Wednesday

10.00 am
12 Noon
12.30 pm
2.00 pm
Ember Day
Lillibet Lodge home communion
Eucharist (Trinity Chapel)
Refreshments after Eucharist (Anderson Room)
Salvete home communion
13

Thursday

1.05 pm
2.30 pm

Lucy, Martyr at Syracuse, 304

Advent and Kingdom Season Meditation (Trinity Chapel)
Bedford Girls’ School Juniors Service
14

Friday

9.30 am
10.10 am
11.10 am
2..00 pm
7.30 pm

John of the Cross, Poet, Teacher, 1591

Eucharist (Trinity Chapel) *
Bedford Girls’ School Seniors Service 1
Bedford Girls’ School Seniors Service 2
Bedford Free School Carol Service
Choir practice
15

Saturday

9.30 am
10.00 - 4.00 pm
Ember Day
Eucharist (Trinity Chapel)
Refreshments available (Anderson Room)
16

Sunday

8.00 am
10.15 am
11.45 am
6.30 pm

THE THIRD SUNDAY OF ADVENT

Said Eucharist (BCP) (Trinity Chapel) *
Choral Eucharist & Address
Serbian Orthodox service
Bedford Modern School Carols
17

Monday

7.30 pm
Sapientia, Eglantyne Social Reformer
Bell ringing practice (Tower)
18

Tuesday

7.00 pm
8.00 pm

 

Eucharist attended by the Walsingham Cell (Trinity Chapel)
Cantamus rehearsal
19

Wednesday

11.00 am
12 Noon
12.30 pm
3.00 pm1

 

St. Bede’s home communion
Eucharist (Trinity Chapel)
Refreshments after Eucharist (Anderson Room)
Elcombe House home communion
20

Thursday

 

21

Friday

9.30 am
7.30 pm

 

Eucharist (Trinity Chapel)
Choir practice
22

Saturday

9.30 am
10.00 am
4.00pm

 

Eucharist (Trinity Chapel)
Refreshments available (Anderson Room)

Festival of Nine Lesson and Carols

23

Sunday

8.00 am
10.15 am
5.30 pm

THE FOURTH SUNDAY OF ADVENT

Said Eucharist (BCP) (Trinity Chapel) *
Parish Eucharist & Address
Evening Prayer
24

Monday

9.30 am
4.00 pm
10.20 pm
11.00 pm

CHRISTMAS EVE

Confessions (Trinity Chapel)*
Family Crib Service
St Paul’s Choir sing Carols around the tree
Midnight Mass
25

Tuesday

8.00 am
10.15 am
5.00 pm

CHRISTMAS DAY

Said Eucharist
All Age Festival Eucharist
Evening Prayer
26

Wednesday

12.00 pm

STEPHEN, DECON, FIRST MARTYR

Eucharist (Trinity Chapel)
CHURCH CLOSED EXCEPT FOR SERVICES
27

Thursday

10.00 am

JOHN, APOSTLE AND EVANGELIST

Eucharist (Trinity Chapel)
CHURCH CLOSED EXCEPT FOR SERVICES
28

Friday

 

THE HOLY INNOCENTS

CHURCH CLOSED - NO SERVICE
29

Saturday

10:00 am

Thomas Becket, Archbishop of Canterbury, Martyr, 1170

Church café open from 10.00am.
30

Sunday

8.00 am
10.15 am
5.30 pm

THE FIRST SUNDAY OF CHRISTMAS

Said Eucharist (BCP) (Trinity Chapel) *
Parish Eucharist & Address
Evening Prayer
31

Monday  

 
John Wyclif, Reformer, 1384
CHURCH CLOSED - NO SERVICES