Third Sunday after Trinity

Complete Service booklet

Choral Evensong from Manchester Cathedral

Prelude: Meditation (Pasfield)
Introit: The Fair Chivalry (Ashfield)
Responses: Clucas
Psalm 119 vv.1-32 (Walford Davies, Flintoft, Bairstow, Day)
First Lesson: Malachi 4 vv.1-6
Canticles: Jackson in G
Second Lesson: Matthew 11 vv.2-19
Anthem: Benedictus (Elgar)
Hymn: On Jordan's bank the Baptist's cry (Winchester New)
Voluntary: Carillon, Plaint and Paean (Ashfield)

Christopher Stokes (Organist and Master of the Choristers)
Geoffrey Woollatt (Sub-Organist)

Under normal circumstances Choral Evensong is sung at St Mark's on the fourth Sunday of each month.  During the period when we are unable to do this you might like to listen to services broadcast on BBC Radio 3 by clicking the button below.  If you haven't tried Choral Evensong before we hope that it will inspire you to join us when normal services can be resumed.


To marry at St. Mark's you will need:

either to live in the parish (check!)

or to have a 'qualifying connection' with the church (check!)

More details for your planning​ are here


Baptisms, Naming Ceremonies and Thanksgivings are all free! 

Please contact the Vicar for more information. 

Funerals and 


We will liaise with your funeral director over all arrangements to create the kind of occasion you wish for. 

Costs of a church or crematorium funeral service amount to approx. £190. 

Garden of Remembrance

St. Mark's has a consecrated Garden in which the ashes of your loved one could be interred, a lovely place of peace and reflection behind the church. Please contact one of the clergy to discuss. 

Book of Remembrance

You may also wish to have your loved one's name inscribed in the Book of Remembrance in the church. You can find an application form here