Worship

worship 1 300pxwSt Mary’s has an active worship schedule with services held throughout the week.  We look forward to offering a warm welcome to all who are able to join us.

The church is usually open around 30 minutes before the start of any service for people who wish to use the space for quiet reflection.

Changes to our worship schedule do occasionally take place, and we often hold additional services to mark Church Festivals.  Please check our calendar, or contact the office for details of any changes or additional services.

Our regular service pattern is detailed below:

Sundays:

  • 8:00am:  A quiet Holy Communion service using the 1970 liturgy that lasts for approximately 40 minutes.
  • 10:15am:  A sung service of Holy Communion, including a sermon and a hymns.  We alternate weekly between using the 1970, and the 1982 liturgies.  The service is followed by tea and coffee in the Choir Vestry.

Tuesdays:

  • 12:30pm (Last Tuesday in the Month only):  A short prayer service lasting about 20 minutes, followed by a light lunch.  More information on this service is available on the Lunchtime Fellowship page.

Wednesdays:

  • 10:00am:  A quiet Holy Communion service using the 1970 liturgy  The service lasts for approximately 30 minutes and is usually followed by tea and coffee.