Holy Cross, Sherston

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Holy Cross is a family friendly, inclusive Anglican church in the beautiful village of Sherston, near the town of Malmesbury. Christians have worshipped on this site for 900 years. The Church is part of the Gauzebrook Group of Churches.

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Holy Communion
A reflective, said communion service with sermon
Every first second third and fourth Sunday at 8:00 AM for 35 minutes
Common Worship
Holy Communion
A service of holy communion with a mixture of contemporary and traditional music. Activity bags and toys for children.
Every first and fourth Sunday at 9:30 AM for 1 hour
Refreshments Common Worship
Worship Together
Worshipping together, learning at the right level. A service where all ages share in a structured but less formal approach. A sermon for adults, and a group for children during the sermon. Preceded by breakfast at 9.15 am
Every second Sunday at 9:30 AM for 50 minutes
Family Friendly Creche Sunday School Refreshments Common Worship
Family Service
A popular and contemporary act of worship for all ages. Preceded by breakfast at 9.15 am
Every third Sunday at 9:30 AM for ¾ hour
Family Friendly Refreshments
Group Service at one of our churches
Sunday 31st July - Our service this Sunday will be the 10.30 am Group Family Communion at Holy Cross Sherston, including a celebration of the Holiday Club. All welcome. This is the only service in our group of Anglican churches this day.
Every fifth Sunday at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Refreshments Common Worship
Prayer Book Evensong with sermon, sung responses and hymns
Every first second and fourth Sunday at 6:00 PM for 55 minutes
Book of Common Prayer
BCP Communion
Prayer Book Communion Service with sermon and hymns
Every third Sunday at 6:00 PM for 55 minutes
Book of Common Prayer
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Harvest Family Communion
Sunday 1st October 2017 at 9:30 AM for ½ hour
Harvest Festival
Sunday 1st October 2017 at 6:00 PM for ½ hour
All Souls
Sunday 29th October 2017 at 6:00 PM for ½ hour
Remembrance service
Sunday 12th November 2017 at 10:45 AM for ½ hour



Wheelchair accessible toilets

(Hymn Books / Orders of Service etc.)

Assistance dogs (eg guide dogs, hearing dogs, dogs for the disabled) welcome
Stained Glass Wall Paintings


Alpha and Emmause run regularly throughout benefice
Cafe / Restaurant
Church Open The church is open every day, with people dropping in frequently. Coffee shop serving tea, coffee, cakes and biscuits Tues-Thurs am April-October, Thurs only in Winter
Other information
Incumbent: The Revd Christopher Paul BRYAN
Incumbent: The Revd Alison Jane LOVE
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 11839
Built: 12th Century
Style of worship: Central
Our Patron: Dean and Chapter of Bristol Cathedral
Archdeaconry: MALMESBURY (552)
Deanery: NORTH WILTSHIRE (55203)
Benefice: Gauzebrook (05/085C)
Parish Legal Name: Sherston Magna (550215 )
CofE Church Info: (605215 5/215)
Short URL: acny.uk/11839/
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The current editor is: Christopher Bryan

This page was last updated on Friday 28th July 2017
Holy Cross : Church Street, Sherston, Wiltshire, SN16 0LR

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