Church of England Diocese of St.Edmundsbury & Ipswich Buxhall

Buxhall, St Mary

Buxhall Church is re-opening for Worship.  We are very glad to be able to welcome you back for worship in our church for various services this summer.  Throughout our Benefice some churches remain closed but, as one of the larger church buildings, we are able to welcome you for Sunday services on a number of different occasions. 

Throughout our Benefice, each week there will be an 11am service of Holy Communion in one of the larger churches (please contact the churchwarden to book your place) as well as a 9.30am Zoom service that people are welcome to attend from wherever they are. Weather permitting, Evening services will take place in all of the smaller churches throughout the summer. Please check the summer service list (here) to find a service near you.

Churches currently open for private prayer are: St Mary's Combs: Wednesdays 2.30-4.30pm (unless a service is taking place)

To join us for Sunday worship on Zoom or in church - contact Revd CanonPauline Higham for details

Please see the News or Coronavirus Precautions pages for details of the most recent guidelines and advice.

St Mary's is a large 14th Century building, prominent on the landscape in rural Suffolk. It is one of seven churches within the Combs and Finborough Group comprising churches in Combs Great and Little Finborough, Buxhall, OnehouseHarleston Shelland. We worship in the church every Sunday, offering a variety of services including special events such as Harvest festival and Remembrance; for details please refer to the benefice rota of services published each month in the News and Notices section of this web page. We welcome guests and visitors everyday throughout the year.</span>

The parish of Buxhall: 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 St.Edmundsbury & Ipswich’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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The Reverend Canon Pauline Higham

Summer Service List

Every Sunday at 11 a.m.
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Services in church buildings or at church sites but outside.

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Buxhall Church to re-open for limited services. Weekly services will take place in the larger churches in the Benefice so please look at the Summer Service list for details.

26 Jul 2020, 12:15 a.m.