Church of England Diocese of St.Edmundsbury & Ipswich Saxmundham

Saxmundham, St John the Baptist

Welcome! St John the Baptist is part of the benefice of Saxmundham and Kelsale cum Carlton. We would love to meet you.

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The parish of Saxmundham: St John the Baptist 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. 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.

You're invited

You are very welcome at our Advent and Christmas services and events – bring your family and friends or come along on your own. Whether it will be your first time at church or you have been before, we look forward to welcoming you!

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Rev. Dave Preece

Showing the Queen's Funeral

for 1 hour
Saxmundham, St John the Baptist
Church Street Saxmundham, IP17 1ES, GB

On Monday 19th September we will be showing the Queen's funeral in St Johns, Saxmundham. The funeral itself starts at 11:00am and our church will be open from around 9:00am. All are welcome to attend.

St John's Church, Saxmundham will be open for prayer and reflection from 9am-8pm throughout the period of mourning. A book of condolence is available for signing.

Saxmundham, St John the Baptist Charity No. 1171576