Church of England Diocese of Chelmsford Hadleigh

Hadleigh: St James the Less

Zoom links

Sunday Mornings -

<span style="font-size: 1rem;">NEW SCHEDLE OF </span><span style="font-size: 1rem;">SERVICES AT ST JAMES AND ST BARNABAS</span>


8am Holy Communion (Book of Common Prayer) at St James

1st Sunday of the month

9:30am Holy Communion or Morning Worship at St Barnabas

11am Morning Worship or Holy Communion at St James

6:30pm Evensong at St James

last Sunday of the month

5<sup>th</sup> Sunday

October 31<sup>st</sup> – 9:30am at St Barnabas. No service at St James.

30<sup>th</sup> January – 11:00am at St James. No service at St Barnabas


Wednesday 10:30am Holy Communion at St James

Thursday 10:30am Holy Communion at St Barnabas


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Keep in touch

We do have a phone scheme co-ordinated by Sheena to keep in touch with many congregation members, and I know many of you are in regular touch with each other, but please if you need to, just pick up the phone:

Revd Ruth: 01702 426998 [email protected]

Revd Jackie: 07909 663628 [email protected]

Guy: 01702 558477 [email protected]

Sheena: 01702 554853 [email protected]

Electronic Church

Zoom church takes place at 9:30 am on a Sunday. Go to Zoom and ‘join a meeting’ with these details: Meeting ID 377 351 213; Password 396266.

Or join by phone – 0203 481 5240 with the same ID and Password (there is no Participant ID).

Zoom Prayers Between Easter and Ascension we will be meeting at 6pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays for 10-15 minutes to reflect briefly on the Psalms and pray together. Do join us if you can (see below). Well done to those who accompanied us for the full 40 days of Lent!

Midweek and Sunday services appear on our pages of A Church Near You – text on St Barnabas page and a recording on the St James page.

Livestreaming You can look back at previous services on our You Tube channel – St Barnabas and St James the Less.

Look at our YouTube Channel - St Barnabas and St James the Less

Look at the Services Online page to listen to our services being recorded by Ruth.

Look at the Notices page for new pictures! 


St James the Less is a stunningly beautiful grade one listed building and offers a comfortable, warm and well-lit environment for Christian worship. The Saxon and Norman architecture is complemented by a range of contemporary features which include baby-changing facilities, easy access for those with disabilities, a hearing loop system, a modern meeting room and a new carpeted worship area.


"The parish of Hadleigh: St James the Less 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 Chelmsford’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."

Get in touch

Revd. Ruth Cartwright

The Rectory 50 Rectory Road Hadleigh, Benfleet Essex

Sunday Service from St James

Every Sunday at 11 a.m. for 1h
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Alternating Communion and Morning Prayer

Morning Worship/Prayer

St James burgled on night of 26th March

1 Apr 2020, midnight