Mary Harris Memorial Chapel of the Holy Trinity

Freshers' Week 2019

These events are associated with the Mary Harris Memorial Chapel at Streatham Campus.

For a list of all Exeter-based Anglican Chaplaincy events, including those at St Luke's Campus, please see All Services and Events.

These events are free of charge and open to all (students, staff and members of the public) unless otherwise indicated.




Morning Prayer

Tuesday 17th September 2019
8.30am - 9.00am

Mary Harris Memorial Chapel, Streatham Campus, Exeter

Led by: the Lazenby Chaplain (Anglican), the Rev'd Hannah Alderson

Holy Communion (said)

Tuesday 17th September 2019
12.45pm - 1.15pm

Mary Harris Memorial Chapel, Streatham Campus, Exeter

Led by: the Lazenby Chaplain, the Rev'd Hannah Alderson

All are welcome at this short said service (non-choral, no hymns) of Holy Communion. Followed by free tea and coffee, served downstairs in the Old Library, just opposite the Chapel.

Rehearsal for 'Come and Sing' Choral Evensong

Wednesday 18th September 2019
3.30pm - 4.45pm

Mary Harris Memorial Chapel, Streatham Campus, Exeter

The rehearsal for this evening's service of Evensong, which is an opportunity to 'Come and Sing' with the University of Exeter Chapel Choir. All students are welcome to join in – you don't need to be religious and you don't need to be a first year – if you're a student who's been curious about what it might be like to sing with the choir, come and find out! Our service of Evensong will follow the rehearsal at 5pm.

If you have any questions, please contact the Director of Chapel Music, Michael Graham, at chapelmusic@exeter.ac.uk

('Come and Sing') Choral Evensong

Wednesday 18th September 2019
5.00pm - 5.45pm

Mary Harris Memorial Chapel, Streatham Campus, Exeter

Led by: the Lazenby Chaplain, the Rev'd Hannah Alderson
Sung by the University of Exeter Chapel Choir and guests

Responses: William Smith
Psalms: To be confirmed
Canticles: Evening Service in B Minor – T. Tertius Noble
1st Reading: 2 Samuel Ch 19 vs 8b-23
2nd Reading: Acts Ch 11 vs 9-end
Anthem: I Was Glad – Hubert Parry
Hymn: Lord, for the Years

All are welcome at this beautiful service of sung evening prayer, and to tea and cake which will be served after the service downstairs in the Old Library, just opposite the Chapel.

This service is a 'Come and Sing' event, which means it provides students with the opportunity to find out what it's like to sing with the Chapel Choir during a service. If you are a student who would like to join the choir, please attend the rehearsal prior to this service at 3.30pm; for everyone else, the service will begin at 5pm.

If you are from outside the University you are always very welcome to attend our services.

Choral Compline

Sunday 22nd September 2019
7.00pm - 7.45pm

Mary Harris Memorial Chapel, Streatham Campus, Exeter

Led by: the Lazenby Chaplain, the Rev'd Hannah Alderson

All are welcome at this reflective service of night prayer by candlelight, sung by the Chapel Choir.

Introit: Te Lucis Ante Terminum – Thomas Tallis
Nunc dimittis: Thomas Tallis
Anthem: Ave Maria – Matthew Cann
Hymn: The Day Thou Gavest, Lord, Is Ended

After the service, cheese and wine will be served downstairs in the Old Library just opposite the Chapel.

Licensing Service of the Rev'd Hannah Alderson as Lazenby Chaplain by the Bishop of Crediton, the Right Rev'd Jackie Searle

Tuesday 15th October 2019
5.30pm - 6.30pm

Mary Harris Memorial Chapel, Streatham Campus, Exeter

Presiding and Preaching: the Rev'd Hannah Alderson, Lazenby Chaplain
Sung by the University of Exeter Chapel Choir
Organist: David Davies

Introit: To be confirmed
Introit Hymn: To be confirmed
Old Testament Reading: To be confirmed
Gospel Reading: To be confirmed
Setting: To be confirmed
Anthem: To be confirmed
Recessional Hymn: To be confirmed

After the service a reception will be held in the Old Library, just opposite the Chapel.

All are very welcome at this service – no formal invitation required. If you are intending to attend we would be very grateful if you could please email anglicanchaplaincy@exeter.ac.uk, where possible, to confirm your attendance for catering purposes. If you are a member of the clergy or a Reader, please could you also indicate if you are intending to robe (cassock, surplice, preaching scarf and hood).


This page is a work in progress, and further events will be added soon!