St James, Cowley

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Welcome to St. James and St. Francis within the Parish of Cowley

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St James Parish Centre,
13 Beauchamp Lane,
01865 747680 (Parish Office)

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Holy Communion - Common Worship
Traditional language Communion Service with sermon
Every Sunday at 8:00 AM for ¾ hour
Common Worship
Sung Eucharist
A friendly Sunday morning Communion service.
Every Sunday at 10:00 AM for 1 hour and 10 minutes.
Family Friendly Sunday School Coffee
Church in the Centre
A friendly, informal service in the parish centre with songs and a talk. Runs in parallel with the regular service in the church
Every fourth Sunday at 10:00 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Coffee
Sunday Lunch
Every third Sunday at 12:30 PM for 1½ hours


Morning Prayer
follows the Franciscan "Celebrating Common Prayer"
Every Monday at 8:15 AM for ½ hour
Mothers' Union
A friendly women's fellowship meeting on the 3rd Monday of each month in our new Church Centre in Beauchamp Lane
Every third Monday at 2:30 PM for 1½ hours


Morning Prayer
follows the Franciscan "Celebrating Common Prayer"
Every Tuesday at 8:15 AM for ½ hour
Seashells : Baby and Toddler Group
Seashells, a friendly new baby and toddler group in St James Church Centre, Beauchamp Lane, Cowley on Tuesday mornings (10.00-11.30 am)
During term time
Every Tuesday at 10:00 AM for 1½ hours
Family Friendly creche Coffee
Holy Communion - Common Worship
A friendly mid-week Eucharist followed by a lunch in the church centre
Every Tuesday at 12:00 PM for ½ hour
Common Worship
Lunch Club
A drop-in Lunch - soup, sandwiches, cakes and hot drinks at modest prices
Every Tuesday at 12:30 PM for 1 hour
Family Friendly


Morning Prayer
follows the Franciscan "Celebrating Common Prayer"
Every Wednesday at 8:15 AM for ½ hour


Morning Prayer
follows the Franciscan "Celebrating Common Prayer"
Every Thursday at 8:15 AM for ½ hour
Healing Service
The venue alternates between St Francis' Headington and St James Cowley
Every first Thursday at 7:30 PM


Morning Prayer
follows the Franciscan "Celebrating Common Prayer"
Every Friday at 8:15 AM for ½ hour
Bingo Club
A friendly senior citizens' Bingo Club with small prizes. Great fun!
Every Friday at 2:00 PM for 2 hours
Evening Prayer
follows the Franciscan "Celebrating Common Prayer"
Every Friday at 5:00 PM for 20 minutes
Sunday School Bell Ringing Tower Wall paintings / art Stained glass Organ Wheelchair Access / Ramp Wheelchair accessible toilets Accessible Car parking Dementia Aware Braille Hymnbooks / Orders of Service Hearing / Induction Loop Assistance Dogs Toilets Baby Changing Facilities Visitor Parking Available

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Other information
Clergy: The Revd Elizabeth Kate ({Skye}) DENNO
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 271
Archdeaconry: OXFORD (271)
Deanery: COWLEY (27107)
Benefice: Cowley St James (27/136 L)
Parish Legal Name: Cowley (270190 27/190)
CofE Church Info: (627190 27/190)
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This page was last updated on Tuesday 30th June 2015
St James : Beauchamp Lane, Cowley, Oxfordshire, OX4 3LF

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