Christ Church, Lancaster

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Built in 1857 as a chapel to the Boys' Grammar School and Workhouse, Christ Church is a beautiful example of the Arts and Crafts movement. The stained glass by Shrigley and Hunt is particularly noteworthy. Now serving a parish of 15000 the congregation is younger than the average, lively and outward looking. Worship is centred on the Eucharist, where all who are baptised are welcome to receive communion. A large Sunday School meets each week, with many other opportunities for children, young adults and adults to meet together. Social activities range from Scouts and Guides to a choir to a wine tasting group! We run a winter Homeless Shelter offering hot food and accommodation to anyone who needs it. This is open seven nights a week.

We enjoy baptising a very large number of children and adults every year, and prospective brides and grooms are always made very welcome. These services can be booked with us at the church on a Tuesday night at 6pm (no appointment necessary).

We worship God in the beauty of holiness and enjoy fellowship with each other. Visitors are always welcome.

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Rev'd Phil Hudd MA
The Vicarage
1 East Road
(01524) 34430

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Said Eucharist
Every Sunday at 8:30 AM for ½ hour
Parish Eucharist
Sung Eucharist with incense on festival days. Children's Church. All who are baptised are welcome to receive communion. Visitors are always welcome.
Every Sunday at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Sunday School Coffee Common Worship
Said Eucharist
Every Sunday at 6:00 PM for ½ hour


Vestry Hour
This is when we take bookings for Weddings and Baptisms. No appointment necessary.
Every Tuesday at 6:00 PM
Sunday School Youth Group Live Music / Concerts Regular Choir Grade 2* Listed Building Spire/steeple Wall paintings / art Stained glass Organ Audio Visual Facilities Hall for hire Back to Church Sunday Wheelchair Access / Ramp Wheelchair accessible toilets Hearing / Induction Loop Large Print Hymnbooks / Orders of Service Assistance Dogs Toilets Baby Changing Facilities Visitor Parking Available

Revd Phil Hudd 01524 34430 Costs: Being confirmed but cheap!

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Clergy: The Revd Philip Simon HUDD
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 11591
Built: 1857
Style of worship: Liberal Anglican Catholic
Our Patron: The Bishop of Blackburn and Trustees
Archdeaconry: LANCASTER (532)
Deanery: LANCASTER and MORECAMBE (53204)
Benefice: Lancaster Ch_Ch (03/140BF)
Parish Legal Name: Lancaster Christ Church (530240 3/240)
CofE Church Info: (603240 3/240)
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The current editor is: Phil Hudd

Christ Church , Wyresdale Road, downhill from Williamson Park main car-park., Lancaster, Lancashire, LA1 3EA

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