Church of England Diocese of St.Albans Ware

St Mary the Virgin

St Mary the Virgin in Ware is a witness to hundreds of years of prayer and worship. We love our church, the people and the building we gather in. If you would like to join us on Sunday morning we would love to see you, there are services at 8 and 10am. Morning prayer is said at 9.15am Monday to Thursday and we have a mid-week Eucharist on Wednesday at 11.00am and on Thursday at 7:30pm

Services for Holy Week

Monday 15th April - 8pm Stations of the Cross and Eucharist 

Tuesday 16th April - 8pm Eucharist with Address

Wednesday 17th April - 11am Eucharist 

Maundy Thursday 18th April - 8pm Eucharist & Watch (prayer vigil) until midnight 

Good Friday, 19th April - 12noon, music for Good Friday; 1pm Quiet Hour; 2pm Liturgy for Good Friday 

Saturday 20th April - 8pm Vigil and First Eucharist of Easter

Sunday 21st April - 8am Holy Communion, 10am Holy Communion, 6:30pm Choral Evensong


We are always looking for new ways to raise funds to keep this church running and for special causes. In line with this we have become an Amazon affiliate. This means that if you are considering buying something online through Amazon and if you go there from our site (by clicking here) en-route to your purchase, The church will receive a small percentage of the price paid. It will not affect the price you pay.

Calendar and Events

You can see a full list of upcoming events by visiting our calendar.

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Get in touch

Reverend Ysmena Pentelow

St Mary's Vicarage 31 Thundercourt Milton Road Ware Hertfordshire
(01920) 464817

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Good Friday - Walk of Witness

19 Apr 2019, 9:30 a.m. for 1hr

Kibes Lane Car Park - to - Tudor Square
Kibes Lane, Ware

A joint churches walk from Kibes Lane car park to Tudor Square, remembering Jesus walk through the streets of Jerusalem. Meet at Kibes Lane at 9:30pm. The walk finishes with a short act of worship in Tudor Square. You are invited back to St Mary's Hall church hall for Hot Cross buns and coffee afterwards.

Good Friday Holy Week Hot Cross Buns