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St. Michael and All Angels

14th January 2018

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Welcome to St. Michael’s.

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10am Parish Eucharist for Epiphany

President & Preacher: Revd. Canon Bob Shaw

Introit Hymn:  163  All hail the power of Jesu’s name.

Collect: Almighty God, in Christ you make all things new: transform the poverty of our nature by the riches of your grace, and in the renewal of our lives make known your heavenly glory; through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord, who is alive and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen

Old Testament Reading: 1Samuel 3:1-10

Gradual Psalm: 98 All the ends of the earth have seen the salvation of our God.

New Testament Reading: Revelation 5:1-10

Gradual Hymn: 391  Blest are the pure in heart

Gospel: John 1:43-51

Offertory Hymn: 470  I the Lord of sea

Communion Hymn: 411  Dear Lord and  Father

Anthem: Lead me Lord - Wesley            

Recessional Hymn: 490  Jesus shall reign


12 noon: Holy Communion


6.30: Evensong Revd. Phil Chilvers

Introit Hymn: 233  Jesus calls us

Psalm:  96  page 251

Old Testament: Isaiah 60:9-22

New Testament: Hebrews 6:17-7:10

Anthem: There’s a wideness - Bevan   

Hymn: 38  The people that in darkness sat

Offertory Hymn: 20 Saviour again.


For our Prayers:

The Anglican Communion: Archbishop of Melbourne and Primate of Australia – Philip Leslie Freie

The Diocese: Readers with Permission to Officiate and Readers Emeriti within the Diocese of Leeds

At the Parish Eucharist:

Those who receive their communion at home:Phyllis Dickinson, Edna Bloor, Jenny Horam. Edna Lewis, Val Corrick, Residents of Headingley Hall, Grove Court, Grove Park, Victoria Court and Mount St. Joseph.

At Evensong: Those for whom our prayers have been asked:

Rachel Frost. Julie McBarron. Wenda Parkinson. Berta Hurtaco. Kevin Patrick.Susan Pearson. Tom Clements. Yvonne Stenzal. Louise Ibbtson. Anne Morden. Vick Allsworth. Mark & Lisa Allotey. Catherine Kilpatrick. Emma Palmer. Angela Birkin. Eileen Baker.  Eileen Batty. John Russell. Fred Marsden.

The Departed: Marylyn Hirst. Grace Kennedy. Michael Flowers.

Year’s Mind: Paul Ripley

Pray for St. Chad’s Parish as they celebrate their 150 anniversary.

If you would like someone to be prayed for at our services, please let the Vicar know. Could you also keep him up to date about people on the list.


RECYCLING OF CHRISTMAS CARDS and STAMPS: Please bring your cards  and used stamps along to church and deposit in the bags at the back of church throughout January where members of the Green Group will be happy to sort them deal with them. The stamps go to Christian Aid to plant trees in Africa.


Eco-Tip: Stop using aluminium foil for cooking wherever possible; use a container with a lid that can be reused. Aluminium is a rare metal and its extraction and purification uses a lot of energy.



On Saturday 20th January

at 7.30pm in the Parish Hall

we are holding a

Burns’ Supper.

If you are interested in coming to this, please put your name on the list in the coffee area.


Leeds North and West Foodbank is urgently in need of donations. Emergency food parcels for three days are issued to people found to be in food crisis by organisations within the community.   Ninety percent of the food distributed is given by the general public. Please put donations for the Foodbank and Pafras in the boxes at the back of church.  No perishable items please.

Charity of the Season:

Church Action on Poverty is a national ecumenical Christian social justice charity, committed to tackling poverty in the UK. We work in partnership with churches and with people in poverty themselves to find solutions to poverty, locally, nationally and globally.  


Some up and coming Events at St. Michael’s

Week of Prayer for Christian Unity


20th January: Unity Coffee Morning,

      Headingley Methodist Church 10.30-12


21st January: United Service at St. Chad’s 

      3pm. NB No Evensong at St. Michael’s


22nd January: Ecumenical Study group,

      1.45pm St. Michael’s Parish Hall


23rd January: Ecumenical Study group,

      10.15am, St. Urban’s Church


24th January: Ecumenical Study group, 7pm,

      Headingley Methodist Church


St. Michael’s Stage Group Pantomime:

      Dick Whittington

      8th to 10th February!


Sorting out old clothes?

Bring them to Church and we can pass them on to the homeless in Headingley and Leeds. Soaps and other hygiene products would also be welcome.

During the Week at St. Michael’s



Morning Prayer,  St. Michael’s

Funeral of Grace Kennedy,






 Morning Prayer, St. Chad’s

Stewardship Group




Morning Prayer

Holy Communion





Morning Prayer & Holy Communion, 

         St. Chad





Morning Prayer, St. Michael’s




Burns Supper, Parish Hall



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Holy Communion,  St. Chad

Parish Eucharist

Holy Communion

Unity Service St. Chad’s

No Evensong at St. Michael’s






If you know anyone who is ill or would like a

visit, please let the Vicar know.



Team Rector: Revd. Tony Whatmough email Tony by clicking here

0113 274 3238/07711335050

(Tony takes Saturday as his day off.)

Parish Office: 275 4053

Curate: Revd. Dr. Angela Birkin

0750 605 6185

Parish Office: 275 4053

Parish Hall Bookings: 275 1939

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