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Church of England Diocese of Canterbury Sittingbourne Saint Mary and Saint Michael

St. Michael's Sittingbourne

Update: Holy Week 2020

<span style="font-size: 1rem;">While our church building remains closed during the current pandemic, the church or St. Michael's, the people, are still very much open and active.  If you require support and assistance please call or text 07881 555580 or email [email protected]</span>

Thank you.


St. Michael's is a Church of England church within the Diocese of Canterbury, in the Parish of St,. Mary's and St. Michael's Sittingbourne. We are also part of the Sittingbourne and Bobbing Team Ministry.

Our main services of the week offer Holy Communion 10 am on Sundays and 10.30  Wednesdays. On Thursdays we have Evening Prayer (with incense) at 5.30 pm followed by our new Ignite service at 7.00 pm. 

We also have a monthly service of  Traditional Choral Evensong (BCP) on the second Sunday of the month.

Please do take a look at our page for opportunities to drop in and visit the 'oldest building in Sittingbourne' with our Place of Welcome on Wednesdays (11 am to 1 pm) and Recitals on Saturdays (11 am).

We also extend a warm welcome and pastoral support on Friday's in Church House with our Ignite Breakfast Club (10 am to 12 noon).

If you would like to arrange a visit from our Vicar Rev. Lesley, or wish to arrange a Wedding, Blessing of Marriage or Christening, please call 01795 430975.

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The Parish of St. Mary and St. Michael

St. Michael's Church House Off High Street Sittingbourne Kent

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Holy Week - Livestream Morning Prayer

Every day at 10:30 a.m. for 30m

High Street

Join us from Palm Sunday and through Holy Week with our Service Booklet for Passiontide.
The Livestream is via our Team Vicar Lesley's page on Facebook and takes place everyday at 10.30 am
Please do download our booklet or join in with the Church Of England Daily Prayer App or find the liturgy here:

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Palm Sunday Good Friday Maundy Thursday Holy Week Lent Live stream Morning Worship/Prayer Community group Event held in a Vicarage

With more time at home than usual, our team at St. Michael's have gathered together words, music and images that my be helpful to you this week.

7 Apr 2020, 1 a.m.
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