St Mary, Wedmore

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Welcome to St.Mary's Church Wedmore!

This historic church was mainly built in the 15th.Century but parts are as old as the 11th.Century with a record of a church being on the site even earlier. There is an informative guide available for visitors. You can enter the church every day during daylight hours as a visitor, to pray or just to sit quietly.

We love to welcome visitors and locals at all the services shown on Events page. Children are very welcome! There is a lively Junior Church most Sundays and also a creche every Sunday. The children come to the communion rail and tell us about what they have learnt after each service. Coffee after the service is a great opportunity to meet friends old and new. If you are new please introduce yourself to us. 

Don't miss the popular Coffee( and cakes!) morning in Church on the first Saturday of each month run by members of the Church community. This is a great opportunity to meet other local people, find out about what is going on and enjoy our great Fairtrade coffee!

Our Vicar Richard Neill and his wife Lisa, and children Iona and Melissa joined us in 2008. Between July 2010 and December 2013 we welcomed Curate Eddie Wills with his wife Julie and children Edward and Amaryllis. The ministry team is completed with Lay Reader Michael Gelder.

Do join us in our worship or at one of our community events. We would love to see you!
 
 

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The Vicarage,
Manor Lane,
Wedmore,
Somerset
BS28 4EL

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Sunday

Holy Communion
Traditional BCP Holy Communion with short sermon
Every third Sunday at 8:00 AM for ¾ hour
Book of Common Prayer
First Sunday of the Month Service
The first Sunday of the month service is a family service with communion.
Every first Sunday at 10:30 AM for ¾ hour
Second Sunday service: Parish Communion
Common worship based communion adapted to suit the season
Every second Sunday at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
creche Sunday School Coffee Common Worship
Third Sunday of the month Morning Praise
Common Worship based morning prayer, every third Sunday of the month
Every third Sunday at 10:30 AM for 55 minutes
creche Sunday School Coffee Common Worship
Fourth Sunday of the Month Parish Communion
As with the second Sunday of the month, this is a communion service with hymns, readings and mass
Every fourth Sunday at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
creche Sunday School Coffee Common Worship

Monday

Morning Prayer
Every Monday at 8:45 AM for ½ hour

Tuesday

Morning Prayer
Every Tuesday at 8:45 AM for ½ hour

Wednesday

Morning Prayer
Every Wednesday at 8:45 AM for ½ hour

Thursday

Morning Prayer
Every Thursday at 8:45 AM for ½ hour

Saturday

Coffee Morning
A popular monthly community event - an essential visit for a taste of village life and great coffee!
Every first Saturday at 10:00 AM for 2 hours
Family Friendly Coffee
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All Souls Service
Sunday 2nd November 2014 at 3:00 PM for 40 minutes
Remembrance Service
Sunday 9th November 2014 at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
Advent Carol Service
Traditional Choral Carol Service celebrating the start of the Season of Advent
Sunday 30th November 2014 at 6:30 PM for 1 hour
Wedmore by Lamplight Crib Service
Family Service to start the Village annual Christmas Street Fair. There will be a lantern processions from the church accompanied by a band.
Wednesday 10th December 2014 at 6:00 PM for ½ hour
Carols by Candlelight
Traditional Christmas Service with carols and readings by candlelight. A special start to Christmas.
Sunday 21st December 2014 at 6:30 PM for 1 hour
Christingle Service
Service for all the Family and especially to present Christingle oranges to Children whilst celebrating Christmas and accepting donations for the Childrens' Society.
Wednesday 24th December 2014 at 5:00 PM for ¾ hour
Coffee
Midnight Mass
Everyone will be welcome to celebrate the Birth of Christ and to receive Christmas Communion
Wednesday 24th December 2014 at 11:30 PM for 1 hour
Christmas Family Communion
An enjoyable communion service for everyone to share the joy of Christmas.
Thursday 25th December 2014 at 10:30 AM for ¾ hour
Sunday School Coffee
Sunday School Youth Group Bell Ringing Live Music / Concerts Regular Choir Grade 1 Listed Building Conservation Area Supports Fairtrade goods Tower Wall paintings / art Stained glass Guidebooks / notes Organ Brass Rubbing Nurture Courses Wheelchair Access / Ramp Wheelchair accessible toilets Accessible Car parking Hearing / Induction Loop Large Print Hymnbooks / Orders of Service Assistance Dogs Toilets Visitor Parking Available
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Visit our Church

The church is open every day and welcomes visitors.

Nurture Courses

A study group meets every Thursday and currently includes the Emmaus course. Details of the venue are published in the weekly Church Newletter

 
Other information
Clergy: The Revd Richard Walter NEILL
A Church Near You ID: 10871
Built: 15th, century and earlier
Style of worship: Central
Our Patron: Revd Richard Neill
Archdeaconry: WELLS (511)
Deanery: AXBRIDGE (51101)
Benefice: Wedmore w Theale and Blackford (01/391CL)
Parish Legal Name: Wedmore (510016 1/16)
CofE Church Info: (601016 1/16)
Short URL: acny.uk/10871/
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The current editor is: Linda Leavey

 
 
St Mary : Church Street, Wedmore, Somerset, Wedmore, Somerset, BS28 4AA

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