St Leonard, Farlington

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St Leonard’s, Farlington is one of the 162 English Parish Churches dedicated to St Leonard, a 5th century Frankish nobleman.  This simple 12th century Church, surrounded by the churchyard and peacefully situated overlooking a village much changed in recent years, continues to remind visitors of the “peace that passes all understanding”.  It sends them on their way quietly strengthened by the spirit of those still living and of those who have gone before ‘to light inaccessible hid from our eyes’, even after spending a brief amount of time in the Church.

We welcome visitors to reflect a while in this place of worship (open daily), to add their comments in our Visitor’s book and to take a moment to read the guide book or leaflet showing details of our Church.

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Margaret Singleton, Sally Downing; Churc
(01347) 878735, 878745

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Short Matins Service
A shortened version of the BCP Matins service, suitable for all the family
Every second Sunday at 11:15 AM for ¾ hour
Family Friendly Coffee Book of Common Prayer
Holy Communion (BCP)
A celebration of Holy Communion using the Book of Common Prayer as published in Common Worship 02
Every fourth Sunday at 11:15 AM for 1 hour
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Christmas Carol Service
Carols by Candlelight. An hour long service following the tradition of Kings College Cambridge in a church lighted only by candles. Followed by mulled wine, soft drinks and Christmas biscuits.
Friday 19th December 2014 at 6:30 PM for 1 hour
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Clergy: The Revd Christopher Charles ELLIS
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 18885
Style of worship: Common Worship-Order 2
Archdeaconry: YORK (431)
Deanery: EASINGWOLD (43104)
Benefice: Forest of Galtres (43/336DR)
Parish Legal Name: Farlington (430072 43/72)
CofE Church Info: (643072 43/72)
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St Leonard : Village Street, Turn into the village from the Sheriff Hutton - Stillington road, go past the pub and the chhurch gate is on the (small) village green., Farlington, North Yorkshire, YO61 1NW

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