St James & St Paul, Marton, Marton

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The spectacular Church of St James and St Paul in Marton is said to be the oldest half timbered church building still in use in Europe. Most of the building is original from 1341. The weekly services draw from the village and from further afield, and all will receive a warm welcome.

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The Revd Ian Arch
The Vicarage,
School Lane,
SK11 9HD
01260 224447 (Vicar)

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Benefice Communion
Every fifth Sunday the congregations of Marton, Siddington, Eaton and Hulme Walfield hold a single morning service at 10am. Location will be advertised.
Every fifth Sunday at for 1 hour and 15 minutes.
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Holy Communion
A quiet morning service of Holy Communion.
Every second and fourth Sunday at 9:00 AM for ¾ hour
Common Worship
Family Communion
Every first Sunday at 11:00 AM for 1 hour
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All Age Service
Every third Sunday at 11:00 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly
Holy Communion
Every third Sunday at 6:30 PM for 1 hour
Common Worship
Every fourth Sunday at 6:30 PM for 1 hour
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Midweek Communion
Every Thursday at 10:00 AM for 35 minutes
Common Worship
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Maundy Thursday
Thursday 2nd April 2015 at 7:30 PM for 1 hour
Holy Saturday Vigil
Saturday 4th April 2015 at 8:00 PM for 1 hour
Easter Day Family Communion
Sunday 5th April 2015 at 11:00 AM for 1 hour
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Clergy: The Revd Ian Michael ARCH
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 12805
Built: 1341
Our Patron: Sir William Bromley Davenport
Archdeaconry: MACCLESFIELD (592)
Deanery: CONGLETON (59202)
Parish Legal Name: Marton (590285 9/285)
CofE Church Info: (609285 9/285)
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The current editor is: Ian Arch

St James & St Paul, Marton : Congleton Road, Marton, Cheshire, SK11 9HE

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