Reading Minster of St Mary the Virgin, Reading

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Reading Minster is the original church in the town. In 979 Queen Elfrida, second wife of King Edgar, founded a royal nunnery on the Minster site as an act of repentence for the murder of her stepson, Edward (St Edward The Martyr) at Corfe Castle.

The Minster was extensively restored in 1551�55, using materials recovered from Reading's Norman abbey.

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Revd. Stephen Pullin
St Mary's Church House
Chain Street
Reading RG1 2HX
(0118) 957 1057

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Sunday

Sung Eucharist
Every Sunday at 11:00 AM for 1 hour

Tuesday

Thy Kingdom Come
Tuesday 30 May St Giles 07:00 - 09:00 St Mary 10.00 - 12.00 St Laurence 15.00 - 17.00 Greyfriars 19.00 - 21.00 Wednesday 31 May Greyfriars 07.00 - 09.00 St Giles 10.00 - 12.00 St Mary 15.00 - 1
Every Tuesday at for 2 hours
from Tuesday 30th May 2017 until Friday 2nd June 2017

Wednesday

Thy Kingdom Come
Tuesday 30 May St Giles 07:00 - 09:00 St Mary 10.00 - 12.00 St Laurence 15.00 - 17.00 Greyfriars 19.00 - 21.00 Wednesday 31 May Greyfriars 07.00 - 09.00 St Giles 10.00 - 12.00 St Mary 15.00 - 1
Every Wednesday at for 2 hours
from Tuesday 30th May 2017 until Friday 2nd June 2017
Said Eucharist
Every Wednesday at 1:05 PM for ½ hour

Thursday

Thy Kingdom Come
Tuesday 30 May St Giles 07:00 - 09:00 St Mary 10.00 - 12.00 St Laurence 15.00 - 17.00 Greyfriars 19.00 - 21.00 Wednesday 31 May Greyfriars 07.00 - 09.00 St Giles 10.00 - 12.00 St Mary 15.00 - 1
Every Thursday at for 2 hours
from Tuesday 30th May 2017 until Friday 2nd June 2017

Friday

Thy Kingdom Come
Tuesday 30 May St Giles 07:00 - 09:00 St Mary 10.00 - 12.00 St Laurence 15.00 - 17.00 Greyfriars 19.00 - 21.00 Wednesday 31 May Greyfriars 07.00 - 09.00 St Giles 10.00 - 12.00 St Mary 15.00 - 1
Every Friday at for 2 hours
from Tuesday 30th May 2017 until Friday 2nd June 2017

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Incumbent: The Revd Stephen James PULLIN
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 230
Built: 979
Our Patron: Bishop of Oxford
Archdeaconry: BERKSHIRE (272)
Deanery: READING (27206)
Benefice: Reading St Mary the Virgin (27/419BM)
Parish Legal Name: Reading: Saint Mary the Virgin (270462 )
CofE Church Info: (627462 27/462)
Short URL: acny.uk/230/
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The current editor is: Vera Azuike

This page was last updated on Wednesday 24th May 2017
 
 
 
Reading Minster of St Mary the Virgin : St Mary's Butts, Reading, Reading, RG1 2HX

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