Holy Innocents, Highnam

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The Holy Innocents Church, Highnam,  is a Grade I Listed Building, one of the most significant Victorian churches in the country. The church was commissioned by Thomas Gambier Parry the owner of the nearby Highnam Court, and was consecrated in 1851. The architecture is gothic revival style, and the church is decorated throughout with frescos painted by Thomas Gambier Parry. Hubert Parry, his son, inherited the estate and is best remembered for his musical setting for Blake’s poem ‘Jerusalem’ and much other memorable church music.

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Holy Communion
Every first Sunday at 9:30 AM for 1 hour
Morning Worship
Every second Sunday at 9:30 AM for 1 hour
Holy Communion
Every fourth Sunday at 9:30 AM for 1 hour
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Clergy: The Revd Brian John PARFITT
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 14096
Built: 1851
Architect: Henry Woodyer
Archdeaconry: GLOUCESTER (161)
Deanery: The Severn Vale Deanery (16112)
Parish Legal Name: Highnam with Lassington (160060 16/60)
CofE Church Info: (616060 16/60)
Short URL: acny.uk/14096/
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This page was last updated on Sunday 30th November 2014
Holy Innocents : B4215 Newent Road, Highnam, Gloucestershire, GL2 8DF

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