Great Bentley: St Mary the Virgin

Welcome to St Mary's Church! We are your local C of E village church, on the edge of the beautiful Great Bentley Green. Our Services are held every Sunday at 9.30 am - all are welcome to join.

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Wendy Smith

01206 250098

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Every Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth, Last Sunday at for 1 hour
Great Bentley: St Mary the Virgin
Great Bentley Green Great Bentley Colchester, CO7 8QG, United Kingdom

9.30 Service every Sunday.
Every 3rd Sunday we hold an all age family service.
On every 1st Sunday we hold a joint Benefice Communion at 10 am - this alternates between churches please do check our website, facebook page, or Great Bentley Parish Magazine.


We are committed to Safeguarding children and young people and vulnerable adults.
The PCC has adopted the Church of England’s policies and best practice on safeguarding which may be found on the Church of England’s website: or on the safeguarding pages of the Chelmsford Diocese:
Details of our Parish Safeguarding representative can be found on the notice board in the Church. Our Parish Safeguarding representative, Wendy King can be contacted on [email protected]