Bishop's Castle: St John the Baptist, Bishop's Castle

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St John the Baptist Church is a friendly and open minded community . We have a strong sense of fun,  and a well developed social conscience. We do our very best to care for each other and to serve our community. Bishop's Castle is a vibrant and interesting place to live, surrounded by beautiful  countryside which never fails to lift our spirits.

From January until Palm Sunday , we  hold our services in the Church Barn in order to stay warm!

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Revd Sarah Hare, Assistant Curate
The Vicarage
Lydbury North,
(01588) 680147

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Sunday Celebration
Every first Sunday at 11:00 AM for 1 hour
Every second Sunday at 11:00 AM
Family Friendly Coffee Common Worship
Every third Sunday at 11:00 AM
Common Worship
Every fourth Sunday at 11:00 AM
Coffee Common Worship
Every first Sunday at 2:15 PM
Book of Common Prayer
Every third Sunday at 2:15 PM
Book of Common Prayer


Mother's Union Meeting
Guest Speaker, Refreshments. Church Barn
Every third Wednesday at 2:30 PM for 1½ hours
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Bloomsbury Orchestra Concert
Saturday 24th October 2015 at 7:30 PM for 2 hours


Stained Glass

Church Open The church is open every day from 8.30 until dusk.
Hall for Hire Mrs J.Phillips 01588 638235.
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A Church Near You ID (venue number): 10417
Archdeaconry: LUDLOW (182)
Deanery: CLUN FOREST (18202)
Parish Legal Name: Bishop's Castle (180301 18/301)
CofE Church Info: (618301 18/301)
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The current editor is: Stephanie Fountain

This page was last updated on Tuesday 25th August 2015
Bishop's Castle: St John the Baptist , Bishop's Castle, Shropshire

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