St Mary the Blessed Virgin

Our Church in Great Houghton is open for communal worship at 9:30 on Sunday mornings in accordance with Government guidelines. We are also active on line, recording church services that you can watch on Youtube and meeting during the week on Zoom. You can find out what is happening here on A Church Near You, on our website and facebook

The parish of Great Houghton: St Mary is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and adults. We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies and have our own Parish Safeguarding Officer(s), PSOs. The Diocese of Peterborough’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor (DSA) who advise our PSOs. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the DSA. If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority Children or Adults Services.

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Revd Eddie Smith

Holy Communion On-Line

Every Sunday at 10:30 a.m. for 30m
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Please note that this event will not be taking place between 6 Nov 2020 - 9 Nov 2020

On Line at YouTube

A pre-recorded short service of Holy Communion for the Benefice, lasting for about 30 minutes.
The sermon may be preached by our Rector Revd Eddie Smith, our Assistant Curate Revd Irene Cobley, or our Reader Mrs Jenny Smith
Prayers and readings are normally led by a member of the congregation

2 or 3 hymns are included in the service and words to the hymns and longer prayers are printed on the screen so that you can join in.
There is space within the service to share in a "non-sacramental meal of bread and wine" or an "Anglican spiritual communion" as you watch from your own homes.

Live streamed service Recorded service Eucharist/Holy Communion Common Worship

Arrangements concerning Prayers, Flowers and Books of Condolence in Great Houghton over the coming days

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