St Paul, Scotforth, Lancaster

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Situated on the main A6 just south of the City and near the University. Scotforth is a welcoming community with a thriving Junior Church and uniformed organisations. New members and visitors always welcome. To arrange a wedding or baptism please visit our 'drop-in' held every Sunday morning 11 -11.30am in church.

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The Vicarage
24 Scotforth Road
(01524) 843135 (Parish Office)

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Holy Communion (traditional)
BCP Holy Communion
Every Sunday at 8:00 AM for ½ hour
Book of Common Prayer
Parish Communion
Holy Communion in church, with Junior Church in the Parish Hall
Every second third and fourth Sunday at 9:45 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Sunday School Refreshments
Hala Worship
1st Sunday All Age service 2nd & 4th Sunday Holy Communion 3rd & 5th Sundays Morning Prayer
Every Sunday at 11:15 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Refreshments
Holy Communion (traditional)
Every first Sunday at 6:30 PM for ¾ hour
Book of Common Prayer
Every second third fourth and fifth Sunday at 6:30 PM for 1 hour


Morning Prayers
Every Monday at 9:00 AM for 20 minutes


Morning Prayers
Every Tuesday at 9:00 AM for 20 minutes


Morning Prayers
Every Wednesday at 9:00 AM for 20 minutes


Holy Communion
Communion Service with refreshments afterwards
Every Thursday at 9:15 AM for ¾ hour


Morning Prayers
Every Friday at 9:00 AM for 20 minutes



Wheelchair accessible toilets

(Hymn Books / Orders of Service etc.)

Assistance dogs (eg guide dogs, hearing dogs, dogs for the disabled) welcome
Stained Glass Wall Paintings Floodlight
Hall for Hire Tel Parish Office on 01524 843135 Rooms suitable for childrens parties, meetings, shows, fitness classes and other events. Main hall - £15.00 per hour. Smaller rooms - £8 per hour.
Other information
Incumbent: The Revd Michael Andrew GISBOURNE
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 9232
Built: 1876
Architect: Edmund Sharpe
Style of worship: Central
Our Patron: Bishop of Lancaster
Archdeaconry: LANCASTER (532)
Deanery: LANCASTER and MORECAMBE (53204)
Benefice: Scotforth (03/218 K)
Parish Legal Name: St. Paul, Scotforth (530253 )
CofE Church Info: (603253 3/253)
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The current editor is: Michael Gisbourne

This page was last updated on Sunday 16th July 2017
St Paul, Scotforth : Scotforth Road, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA1 4ST - On A6 south of city, 1 mile north of Lancaster Uni

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