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All are Welcome to Join us for any Service or Event

Fr. Richard Welcomes you

On behalf of the whole parish of Finedon may I invite you most warmly to step over our virtual threshold. You will find within our contact details and details also of  forthcoming services and events here at St Mary’s. We are, of course, the parish church not only for the those who worship here but for everyone in Finedon, and the social calendar is almost as busy as the ecclesiastical calendar. Whatever you seek – friendship, community, something to challenge and stretch you, something to give you comfort and peace, the love of Jesus Christ, or simply the satisfaction of curiosity – you are most welcome to step over our real threshold too and see what we have to offer.

Yours in Christ, Fr Richard.

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St. Mary's Church

The church of  ST. MARY-THE VIRGIN consists of chancel, north and south transeptal chapels, clearstoried nave of four bays, north and south aisles, south porch, and west tower. The tower is surmounted by a lofty spire and the porch has an upper story. There is a modern vestry on the north side of the chancel.

Of the original 12th-century building nothing remains except the font, the church having been entirely rebuilt at the beginning of the 14th century. With the exception of the tower and spire it is all of one date, and is one of the finest examples in the county of a church of this period. The tower and spire were erected about fifty years later. The whole building is therefore substantially of one style and it preserves a unity in design which gives it particular distinction.

St Marys Twitter

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Services & Events@ St Mary's

Sep
22
Sun
2019
Holy Eucharist
Sep 22 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 am

8am Holy Eucharist; 9.30am Sung Eucharist, St Mary’s Church

Parish Eucharist
Sep 22 @ 9:30 am – 9:30 am
Sep
29
Sun
2019
Holy Eucharist
Sep 29 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 am

8am Holy Eucharist; 9.30am Sung Eucharist, St Mary’s Church

Parish Eucharist
Sep 29 @ 9:30 am – 9:30 am
Oct
6
Sun
2019
Holy Eucharist
Oct 6 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 am

8am Holy Eucharist; 9.30am Sung Eucharist, St Mary’s Church

Parish Eucharist
Oct 6 @ 9:30 am – 9:30 am
Evensong @ St. Mary's
Oct 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Oct
13
Sun
2019
Holy Eucharist
Oct 13 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 am

8am Holy Eucharist; 9.30am Sung Eucharist, St Mary’s Church

Parish Eucharist
Oct 13 @ 9:30 am – 9:30 am
Oct
20
Sun
2019
Holy Eucharist
Oct 20 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 am

8am Holy Eucharist; 9.30am Sung Eucharist, St Mary’s Church

St. Mary's Parish Magazine

From The Vicarage September 2019

I was on the Jeremy Vine show on Channel Five a couple of weeks ago and noticed that someone had left a small pile of coins by my place on the panel. “Is that the fee?,” I asked disappointed. “No,” they said, “it’s for the Swear Box, “if you need it.” Rather an odd question for a Vicar, I thought, until I remembered it was me they were thinking of. But it was not for conventional swearing; it was for saying the B word – Brexit – which has become so wearing to so many the producers imposed a rule that anyone who so much as utters it has to pay a fine.

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