St. John the Baptist, Royston

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At the Parish Church in Royston we gather to worship God, encourage one another and pray for our community. You are very welcome to come and join us on Sundays or during the week. We are a Church of England church in the catholic Anglican tradition. Our celebrations are focussed around the Mass (also known as the Eucharist or Holy Communion) where we remember Christ's presence with us and his grace in transforming his people into his likeness. The beautiful medieval building was built by the monks of Monk Bretton Priory. It has a fine tower with a unique Oriel Window and many attractve features.

If you would like to discuss being baptised or bringing a child for baptism (christening) then please contact Mrs Sheila Monaghan on 01226 725012 or gns.monaghan@gmail.com. If you would like to discuss being married in church or need to fill in a baptism application form then come along to the 'Parish Office', which runs as a drop-in from 6-6.45pm on Mondays at Royston Parish Church (except bank holidays) and from 10.45-11.30am in FELKIRK Parish Church's Schoolroom.

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The Revd Dr Matthew Bullimore
The Vicarage
Church Street
Royston
Barnsley
South Yorkshire
S71 4QZ
(01226) 722410

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Sunday

Holy Communion
Holy Communion celebrated according to the rites of the Book of Common Prayer (1662)
Every first Sunday at 8:00 AM for 50 minutes
Book of Common Prayer
Low Mass
Every second third fourth and fifth Sunday at 8:00 AM for ¾ hour
Common Worship
Parish Welcome Mass
A Parish Mass especially suitable for those new to church and for children and young people, also with parades by uniformed groups.
Every first Sunday at 9:15 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Coffee Incense Common Worship
Paris Mass
Sung Mass with sermon
Every second third fourth and fifth Sunday at 9:15 AM for 1 hour and 10 minutes.
Family Friendly Coffee Incense Common Worship

Wednesday

Low Mass
Low Mass
Every Wednesday at 9:30 AM for ½ hour

Thursday

Low Mass
Low Mass
Every Thursday at 7:00 PM for ½ hour

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Wheelchair accessible toilets
Stained Glass Wall Paintings
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Clergy: The Revd Matthew James BULLIMORE
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 18097
Built: 13th - 15th Centuries
Style of worship: Catholic Anglican
Our Patron: The Lord Bishop of Wakefield
Archdeaconry: PONTEFRACT (464)
Deanery: BARNSLEY (46401)
Benefice: Royston (46/259)
Parish Legal Name: Royston (460369 46/NULL)
CofE Church Info: (646508 40/151)
Short URL: acny.uk/18097/
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The current editor is: Matthew Bullimore

This page was last updated on Monday 9th June 2014
 
 
St. John the Baptist : Church Street, Royston, Barnsley, Royston, South Yorkshire, S71 4QZ

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