All Saints Parish Church, Lanchester

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All Saints is a warm and welcoming church with worship in a Prayer Book Catholic tradition with more informal all-age worship on occasions.
This beautiful medieval parish church was founded in 1147 and has been extended in two stages. The 1283 extension was ordered by Bishop Bek who made the church a Collegiate with a Dean and seven Canons. Stone from the nearby Roman fort of Longovicium was used to build the church, notably five pillars of the north arcade which are entire.
There is much of interest, e.g. 13th century stained glass, medieval misericords and a Roman altar found nearby in 1893.

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Directions to All Saints Parish Church, Lanchester, DH7 0LJ

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Reverend Rupert Kalus
1, Lee Hill Court
Tel: (01207) 521170 (Vicar)
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(Sunday) Holy Communion
Book of Common Prayer
Every Sunday Sunday at 8:00 AM
Book of Common Prayer
(Sunday) Parish Eucharist
Common Worship
Sunday at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
Sunday School Common Worship
(Sunday) Choral Evensong
Book of Common Prayer
Sunday at 6:00 PM
Book of Common Prayer


Wednesday: Holy Communion
Act of Worship
Wednesday at 9:45 AM
Sunday School Bell Ringing Live Music / Concerts Regular Choir Regular Book of Common Prayer Services Supports Fairtrade goods Tower Floodlighting Stained glass Guidebooks / notes Organ Wheelchair Access / Ramp Wheelchair accessible toilets Hearing / Induction Loop Assistance Dogs Toilets Baby Changing Facilities

Visit our Church

Open days usually on first thursday of the month starting about 11.30 am with coffee and sandwiches available.

Nurture Courses

Other information
A Church Near You ID: 13520
Built: Founded 1147
Style of worship: Prayer Book Catholic Tradition
Archdeaconry: DURHAM (131)
Deanery: LANCHESTER (13108)
Benefice: Lanchester and Burnhope (13/148AK)
Parish Legal Name: Lanchester and Burnhope (130150 13/150)
CofE Church Info: (613149 13/150)
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The current editor is: Sheila Bull

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All Saints Parish Church : Durham Road, Location is on A691 - main road which by-passes village centre. There is a parking place near the church on this road., Lanchester, County Durham, DH7 0LJ
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