St Mary's Ware

Welcome to St Mary's Ware

The church building is usually open 9am - 5:30pm daily. Please come in to say a prayer, light a candle, explore the building, browse the bookstall, sit and enjoy the space. For whatever reason you come - welcome.

Services this week 

The Daily Office this week: 

Morning Prayer, Monday - Thursday 9:15am

Evening Prayer, Monday - Thursday 5pm 

Morning Prayer is also livestreamed to facebook. The Office is available here: Join us in a service of Daily Prayer | The Church of England or by using the Church of England's Daily Prayer App. 

Sunday 3rd December - Advent Sunday

8am Eucharist, in the Church and on facebook

10am Eucharist with Children's Church.  In the Church and on Zoom. 

Meeting ID: 961 9986 5303   Passcode: 435916

6:30pm Reflective Evening service for Advent. In the Hall

Wednesday 6th December

11am Eucharist, in the Church (Lady Chapel)

Let us pray:

A Collect (prayer) for this Sunday 


Almighty God, give us grace to cast away the works of darkness and to put on the armour of light, now in the time of this mortal life, in which your Son Jesus Christ came to us in great humility; that on the last day, when he shall come again in his glorious majesty to judge the living and the dead, we may rise to the life immortal; through him who is alive and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever. Amen 

A prayer from the (Anglican) Archbishop of Jerusalem

O God of all justice and peace
we cry out to you in the midst of the pain and trauma
of violence and fear which prevails in the Holy Land.
Be with those who need you in these days of suffering;
we pray for people of all faiths – Jews, Muslims and Christians and for all people of the land.
While we pray to you, O Lord, for an end to violence and the establishment of peace,
we also call for you to bring justice and equity to the peoples.
Guide us into your kingdom
where all people are treated with dignity and honour as your children
for, to all of us, you are our Heavenly Father.
In Jesus’ name we pray. Amen.               

Archbishop Hosam Naoum, Primate of the Province of Jerusalem and the Middle East


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Reverend Ysmena Pentelow

St Mary's Vicarage
26 Amberley Green

SG12 0XX
01920 319236
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Holy Communion - in church and on facebook

Every Sunday at for 45 mins
St Mary's Ware
High Street Ware, SG12 9EH, GB

An 8am service of Holy Communion, in church and livestreamed on facebook. This service will not take place on Christmas Day 2022