In light of the Government guidance, the Church of England has said that all churches are to
close to help prevent the spread of coronavirus. Read the statement in full
You can find a live stream service or event to watch from home
These special, one-off events occur on specific dates.
"On the night before he died" ... Night Prayer on Maundy Thursday
9 Apr 2020, 9 p.m. for 30m
On the evening when the Vicar ought to be washing feet and keeping 'the Watch' he will say Night Prayer (or Compline) this evening and Live Stream this on the St James' Facebook page. You are invited to join him wherever you are and you can find the liturgy and readings on the Church of England website.
Maundy ThursdayLive streamComplineEvent held in a Private Home
Horsforth Churches Together have observed a Walk of Witness on Good Friday along Town Street to The Green for a number of years. Because of the restrictions on movement that we are all experiencing at this time, the 'Walk' needs to be a little different.
Various people from Horsforth churches have contributed to a video with readings, hymns and images from previous years and you can watch the video by clicking where it says MORE ABOUT THIS EVENT below from 11.30 on Good Friday...
An hour at the Cross on Good Friday is an established part of the St James' tradition. This year we have to do things differently - if you have the technology, you are invited to join with others from St James' via ZOOM. The liturgy is available by clicking 'View Attachment' below. To join the ZOOM call click below where it says MORE ABOUT THIS EVENT … If you require a Passcode you can get this by emailing the Vicar.