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Church Services

Visitors and friends will be welcome to join

us at worship in any of the four churches in

our Benefice.  Services follow the monthly

pattern shown below.  This month’s services

at Holy Rood Church Buckland Newton

appear opposite.

The Service on the fifth Sunday (when this occurs) rotates around the four churches.   Full details of all Buckland Newton services are posted at Buckland Newton Church in the Porch and on the noticeboard outside the church gate.

Services this month at Buckland Newton

Sunday 1st October.  4:00pm Please note time for this service.  A celebratory service of Harvest Thanksgiving and Evensong, come and sing traditional harvest hymns and give thanks for the harvest and for the work of our farmers. Tea and cake will be served after this service. Sunday 8th October.  11.00 am Holy Communion (Common Worship, modern language). Sunday 15th October.  9.30am Family Service. A short, informal service for all ages, stories, songs and activi-ties. Refreshments served after this service. Sunday 22nd October.  11.00am Holy Communion (Book of Common Prayer, traditional language), taken by Jonathan. Sunday 29th October.  3.00 pm (please note time) Commemoration service for all saints and all souls departed.  A candle will be lit for each soul remembered. Names may be entered in a book of remembrance which will placed on the small altar in the Lady Chapel. Help please! New recruits are needed to join the church cleaning team, could you spare a couple of hours, 3 times a year, to keep the church clean, polished and cared for? Please contact Wendy, 345427, or Jennie, 345374. Thank you. Events Group: New members would be most welcome to join this group which exists to promote fund raising events for the proposed new heating system and toilet facilities for Buckland Newton Church. Contact Jon Sulkin 01300 345251  

Buckland Newton (Holy Rood)

Week 1:   11.00 am  Matins (Book of Common Prayer - traditional language)                    (Autumn/Winter) or    6.00 pm    6.00 pm Evensong, followed by a short optional        Communion. (Spring/Summer) Week 2:   11.00 am  Holy Communion (Common Worship - modern language) Week 3:   9.30 am  All-age Service; An informal, 30-minute service, all ages                  made very welcome, and invited to stay and share in                  refreshments after the service. Week 4:   11.00 am  Holy Communion (Book of Common Prayer -                    traditional language) The Service on the fifth Sunday (when this occurs) rotates around the four churches. Morning Prayer every Monday at 9.00 am.

Cerne Abbas (St. Mary)

Week 1:   11.00 am  Holy Communion (Common Worship)   6.30 pm  Evening Prayer (Book of Common Prayer) Week 2:   8.00 am  Holy Communion (Book of Common Prayer)   11.00 am  Matins (Book of Common Prayer) Week 3:   9.30 am  Family Communion   6.00 pm  Evening Praise / Evensong Week 4:   11.00 am  Holy Communion (Common Worship) The Service on the fifth Sunday (when this occurs) rotates around the four churches. Holy Communion or Morning Prayer every Thursday at 10.00 am.

Godmanstone

Week 1:   9.30 am  Family Service Week 2:   9.30 am  Holy Communion (Common Worship) Week 4:   9.30 am  Matins (Book of Common Prayer) The Service on the fifth Sunday (when this occurs) rotates around the four churches.

Minterne Magna

Week 1:   9.30 am  Matins (Book of Common Prayer) Week 3:   9.30 am  Holy Communion (Book of Common Prayer) The Service on the fifth Sunday (when this occurs) rotates around the four churches. Morning Prayer every Wednesday at 9.00 am.
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