St Nicholas, Bradfield

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St Nicholas' Church is a beautiful 15th century building set in Sheffield's Peak District, with many interesting features: glass, stonework, and woodwork.  Simon Jenkins, in "England's Thousand Best Churches" writes that, from the church, "the view is glorious, enjoyed by the weather beaten gargoyles peering from under toppling pinnacles".

The church is normally open 9am-5pm.

Church Groups include: Bellringing, Choir, Flower Group, Handbells, and Mothers Union

Sunday worship every week at 10.30am and 6.30pm.  

Our Art and Craft Fair takes place each year on Easter Monday (10.30am-5pm) and Easter Tuesday (10.30am-4pm).  Free entry.  Exhibition and stalls in church; stalls and refreshments in Low Bradfield Village Hall.  All welcome!

The Bradfield Festival of Music takes place each year at the end of June.  Full details at "Bradfield Festival of Music"  

More historical information at "Heritage Inspired"    

Our "values statement" agreed at our Annual Meeting, April 2008:

St Nicholas' Church, Bradfield

Together, we are seeking

     to deepen our personal spirituality and awareness of God

     in Christ’s name, to offer friendship, welcome, and care to all people (young and old, female and male, all races, all backgrounds); and to enjoy good, strong friendships with one another

     to give generously through the church, in Christ’s name, to support those in need, and to grow in our understanding of the situations that others face, always aware that we are members of the global human family; and to learn from, and to support, churches in other places, as fellow members of the one Body of Christ

     to be actively involved in our local communities, for the benefit of all; and to treat our environment well

     with humility, gratitude, and creativity: to treasure, maintain, strengthen, and develop the inheritance we have received in our worship and church building


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The Revd Alan Isaacson
Bradfield Rectory
High Bradfield
S6 6LG
(0114) 285 1225

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Holy Communion (BCP)
Every first and third Sunday at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
creche Sunday School Coffee Book of Common Prayer
Holy Communion (CW)
Every second and fifth Sunday at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
creche Sunday School Coffee
Choral Mattins (BCP)
Every fourth Sunday at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
creche Sunday School Coffee Book of Common Prayer
Choral Evensong (BCP)
Every first second third and fifth Sunday at 6:30 PM for 1 hour
Book of Common Prayer
Holy Communion (CW)
Every fourth Sunday at 6:30 PM for 1 hour
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Clergy: The Revd Alan Timothy ISAACSON
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 17491
Built: 15th century
Style of worship: Central
Archdeaconry: Sheffield and Rotherham (351)
Deanery: ECCLESFIELD (35103)
Benefice: Bradfield (35/017 K)
Parish Legal Name: Bradfield (350122 35/122)
CofE Church Info: (635122 35/122)
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The current editor is: Alan Isaacson

This page was last updated on Thursday 9th April 2015
St Nicholas : Town Gate, High Bradfield, Bradfield, South Yorkshire, S6 6LG

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