St Mary, Marton in the Forest

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A small 12th century church serving a small rural community.
For a short history of this attractive and unusual church please click on our Welcome Leaflet (in the text box on the right).

Marton Church is well cared for and is open daily as a haven for quiet meditation and spiritual refreshment.
A board at the gate invites passers-by to "Find Peace and Tranquility within".

Services in the CelticTradition are held twice a month at 6pm*:

  • 1st Sunday: A Celtic Communion
  • 3rd Sunday: A Reflective Meditative Service in the Celtic Tradition

(*Please check the calendar of events for any seasonal changes)

Car parking is available in the field to the West of the churchyard.

The Church is one of five in the Forest of Galtres Benefice: Sheriff HuttonSuttonStillingtonFarlington & Marton.
The evening services at Marton attract a congregation from these local villages, and further afield.

Our new vicar, the Reverend Stephen Whiting, has now been formally welcomed to the Benefice and can now be contacted for pastoral matters on 01347 810251.  Please contact the churchwarden for more information about the church or services.




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Sally Coomer, Churchwarden
(01347)810891 (Churchwarden)

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Holy Communion in the Celtic Tradition
Every first Sunday at 6:00 PM for 1 hour
Evening Worship in the Celtic Tradition
Every third Sunday at 6:00 PM for 1 hour
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Sunday 17th December 2017 at 6:00 PM
Carols by Candlelight
Wednesday 20th December 2017 at 7:00 PM for 1 hour
Christmas Carols Mulled Wine Mince Pies


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A Church Near You ID (venue number): 18888
Archdeaconry: YORK (431)
Deanery: EASINGWOLD (43104)
Benefice: Forest of Galtres (43/336DR)
Parish Legal Name: Marton with Moxby (430075 )
CofE Church Info: (643075 43/75)
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This page was last updated on Sunday 25th June 2017
St Mary : Farlington Road, Marton in the Forest, North Yorkshire, YO61 1NH

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