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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.

Fr. Richards Page

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.

Choir Update
New singers are very welcome to join our choir, either as regular or occasional singers. Friday 7pm choir practice in church for adults and teenagers. A separate practice on Thursdays for the Children’s Choir. Come along to join us if you like, or ask Bryan email or (Tel: 01933 398818) or Jonathan email or (Tel: 01933 779059) for more details.

St Marys Twitter

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Services & Events@ St Mary's

Jan
19
Sun
2020
Holy Eucharist
Jan 19 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 am

8am Holy Eucharist

Parish Eucharist
Jan 19 @ 9:30 am – 9:30 am
Jan
26
Sun
2020
Holy Eucharist
Jan 26 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 am

8am Holy Eucharist

Parish Eucharist
Jan 26 @ 9:30 am – 9:30 am
Feb
2
Sun
2020
Holy Eucharist
Feb 2 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 am

8am Holy Eucharist

Parish Eucharist
Feb 2 @ 9:30 am – 9:30 am
Evensong @ St. Mary's
Feb 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Feb
9
Sun
2020
Holy Eucharist
Feb 9 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 am

8am Holy Eucharist

Parish Eucharist
Feb 9 @ 9:30 am – 9:30 am
Feb
16
Sun
2020
Holy Eucharist
Feb 16 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 am

8am Holy Eucharist

St. Mary's Parish Magazine

From The Vicarage January 2020

I was in Ayrshire a while ago, strolling the picturesque streets of Mauchline, and found the parish church, famous for one of its trickier parishioners, Robert Burns. The great Scottish poet lived there and his memorials are everywhere. I noticed his date of birth, January 25th 1759, and thought ‘oh, he was born on Burns Night, how appropriate’ before the penny dropped. Derr.

Magazine Copy

All copy should addressed by the 15th of the month prior to publication

To: Mrs Janet Millington,

Tel: 681161

email: millingtonjanet@aol.com

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