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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.

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Services @ St Mary's

Jun
23
Sun
2019
Holy Eucharist
Jun 23 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 am

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

Parish Eucharist
Jun 23 @ 9:30 am – 9:30 am
Jun
30
Sun
2019
Holy Eucharist
Jun 30 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 am

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

Parish Eucharist
Jun 30 @ 9:30 am – 9:30 am
Jul
7
Sun
2019
Holy Eucharist
Jul 7 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 am

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

Parish Eucharist
Jul 7 @ 9:30 am – 9:30 am

St. Mary's Parish Magazine

From The Vicarage June 2019

A massive cultural change is happening in the Church of England. After years of handling awkward matters quietly, turning the other way, kicking into the long grass potentially disruptive problems in the hope they will simply fade away, we are finally facing our responsibilities as an organisation with a duty of care to some of the most vulnerable among us. For decades, the abuse of children and vulnerable adults has been known about but not acted upon at all levels in the Church, from bishops burying confidential reports and moving offending clergy around rather than out, to parishes which have turned a blind eye to the peculiar behaviour of the Vicar or the Youth Group leader. That may be how we did things in the past, but no longer.

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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