Castor: St Kyneburgha, Castor

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Ancient Church, a site of Christian worship since 4th Century, with Roman, Saxon and Norman stonework in an attractive old village setting. Famous Norman tower and lovely medieval Angel Roof. Historic Shrine of Our Lady & St Kyneburgha still used today. Visitors, wayfarers and pilgrims always welcome to this holy site. Picnic places and WCs in the churchyard. We have a new Church Hall - the Cedar Centre- with all mod cons 20 yards from the church available for use and hire. Pilgrim/visiting parties/Quiet Days welcome and catered for with meals. Good pubs close by. For pictures of church,history, activities see Church Website at www.castorchurch.co.uk There are eight bells, a flourishing band of ringers and handbell ringers.Choir and flourishing Children's Church and Sunday School. Traditional but lively and active Anglican parish church with popular social activities, highly involved in the local village. Good church school in the churchyard. We are proud of our church and love to see visitors at services and during day. Church is always open. AMDG.

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William Burke, Rector
The Parish Office,
The Cedar Centre
Church Walk
Peterborough Road
Castor
PE5 7AX
(01733) 380900

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Sunday

Mattins
The Daily Office of prayer using either Prayer Book(BCP) or Daily Prayer held daily with a small group in the church. All welcome.
DAILY
Every Sunday at 7:30 AM for 20 minutes
Book of Common Prayer
Holy Communion
BCP Communion service takes place on the first Sunday of each month
Every first Sunday at 8:00 AM for ¾ hour
Incense Book of Common Prayer
Sung Eucharist
Every Sunday at 10.15am Full Sung Eucharist with choir. Incense used on High Days and Holy Days. On First Sunday in Month the Sunday School join us and the children help with the service. There is coffee after the service on the First Sunday of Month
Every Sunday at 10:15 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly
Evensong
Daily Office of said Evensong with a small group, all welcome.
DAILY
Every Sunday at 6:00 PM for 20 minutes
Evensong
Prayer Book Evensong is held at 6pm on Sunday Evenings. This is usually a small, quiet said service but on special occasions it is a full sung service with the choir.
Every Sunday at 6:00 PM for ½ hour
Prayers for Healing
On the Third Sunday of the month, following the quiet Prayer Book Evensong the service concludes with prayers for Healing and the Laying-on of Hands at the High Altar.
Every third Sunday at 6:00 PM for 35 minutes

Monday

Mattins
The Daily Office of prayer using either Prayer Book(BCP) or Daily Prayer held daily with a small group in the church. All welcome.
DAILY
Every Monday at 7:30 AM for 20 minutes
Book of Common Prayer
Evensong
Daily Office of said Evensong with a small group, all welcome.
DAILY
Every Monday at 6:00 PM for 20 minutes

Tuesday

Mattins
The Daily Office of prayer using either Prayer Book(BCP) or Daily Prayer held daily with a small group in the church. All welcome.
DAILY
Every Tuesday at 7:30 AM for 20 minutes
Book of Common Prayer
Evensong
Daily Office of said Evensong with a small group, all welcome.
DAILY
Every Tuesday at 6:00 PM for 20 minutes

Wednesday

Mattins
The Daily Office of prayer using either Prayer Book(BCP) or Daily Prayer held daily with a small group in the church. All welcome.
DAILY
Every Wednesday at 7:30 AM for 20 minutes
Book of Common Prayer
Holy Communion
Mid-week Holy Communion. Coffee afterwards in the adjoining Church Hall. People are welcome to come for coffee without coming to church.
Every Wednesday at 10:00 AM for ½ hour
Evensong
Daily Office of said Evensong with a small group, all welcome.
DAILY
Every Wednesday at 6:00 PM for 20 minutes

Thursday

Mattins
The Daily Office of prayer using either Prayer Book(BCP) or Daily Prayer held daily with a small group in the church. All welcome.
DAILY
Every Thursday at 7:30 AM for 20 minutes
Book of Common Prayer
Evensong
Daily Office of said Evensong with a small group, all welcome.
DAILY
Every Thursday at 6:00 PM for 20 minutes
St John Ambulance Unit
New St John Ambulance unit meets every Thursday in the Church Hall next to the church; for all ages Badgers (age 5-10), Cadets (age 10-18), Adults, all welcome
Every Thursday at 6:30 PM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Refreshments

Friday

Mattins
The Daily Office of prayer using either Prayer Book(BCP) or Daily Prayer held daily with a small group in the church. All welcome.
DAILY
Every Friday at 7:30 AM for 20 minutes
Book of Common Prayer
Evensong
Daily Office of said Evensong with a small group, all welcome.
DAILY
Every Friday at 6:00 PM for 20 minutes

Saturday

Mattins
The Daily Office of prayer using either Prayer Book(BCP) or Daily Prayer held daily with a small group in the church. All welcome.
DAILY
Every Saturday at 7:30 AM for 20 minutes
Book of Common Prayer
Evensong
Daily Office of said Evensong with a small group, all welcome.
DAILY
Every Saturday at 6:00 PM for 20 minutes

Features

Toilets

Wheelchair accessible toilets

Designated wider space(s) for people with a disabled parking badge

(Hymn Books / Orders of Service etc.)

Assistance dogs (eg guide dogs, hearing dogs, dogs for the disabled) welcome
Wall Paintings Floodlight
Organ

 
     
Guided Tours Guidebooks
Hall for Hire Contact Jo Morris tel 10733 380244 or email admin.castor@btconnect.comfor hire of lovely modern hall in attractive setting next to the church
Other information
Incumbent: The Revd David RIDGEWAY
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 10010
Built: 650
Architect: St Kyneburgha
Style of worship: Modern Catholic
Our Patron: Sir Philip Naylor-Leyland Bt
Archdeaconry: OAKHAM (282)
Deanery: PETERBOROUGH (28206)
CofE Church Info: (628320 28/320)
Short URL: acny.uk/10010/
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The current editor is: william burke

This page was last updated on Friday 6th July 2012
 
 
 
Castor: St Kyneburgha : Off Peterborough Road, Castor, Castor, Cambridgeshire, PE5 7AY

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