St John (The Minster), Preston

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Saint John's Minster is a fine Victorian Church which dominates Church Street from every angle. It has its foundation dating back to Saint Wilfrid. It is a restored space inside, with a large nave and a double choir - in fact the second bank of choir stalls are for the Select Vestry, an ancient tradition dating back to well before the reformation. We have a fine icon screen and artworks, including a large mural pained after the Second World War by a German POW. We have A BCP Eucharist on Wednesday at 10.30, Low Mass on Friday at 10am and Sung Mass on Sunday at 9.30. All are very welcome and we are fully wheelchair accessible. A car park is located at the back of the Minster for visitors.


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01772 901313 (The Parish Office) or 01772 252528 (The Rectory)

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A Church Near You ID (venue number): 19546
Style of worship: Modern Catholic
Archdeaconry: LANCASTER (532)
Deanery: PRESTON (53205)
Benefice: Preston St_Jo and St_Geo (03/193CR)
Parish Legal Name: Preston St. John and St. George The Martyr (530276 3/276)
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The current editor is: Sam Walmsley

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This page was last updated on Friday 11th July 2014
St John (The Minster) : Church Street, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 3BU

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