Church of England Diocese of Oxford Deddington with Clifton and Hempton

Deddington Church


We are a Christian community of all ages committed to loving God with all our heart and mind and strength and to loving other people as ourselves. We enjoy a mix of contemporary and traditional Anglican worship.

Our mission is to share the life-changing love of Jesus, serving our whole community.

Whoever you are and wherever you are from we welcome you to our website and look forward to seeing you soon.

Christmas Services 2020

15th – 17th December, 4pm - 8pm – Advent Lights
Quiet and reflective Advent Lighting in church. Mulled wine will be served, but to keep you safe, please bring your own mug!

20th December, 6pm – Carol Service
The Carol Service can be watched on-line from 6pm via Church TV.

23rd December, 6pm – Quiet Christmas
If the last few months have felt particularly tough for you, please come and join us for a service of reflection and hope.

Christmas Eve, 4pm – Blessing of the Crib
This can be watched on-line from 4pm via Church TV.

Christmas Eve, 6 – 6.45 pm – Carol singing
As we clapped for the NHS on Thursday evenings, so we can sing carols on Christmas Eve! We can’t all gather round the Christmas Tree this year, so we invite you to stand on your doorstep at 6pm to sing carols with your neighbours. Carol sheets will be provided and more instructions will follow….

Christmas Eve 11.30pm – Midnight Mass
This will be a ticket only service limited to 50 people. Tickets from Rev Annie, 01869336880 [email protected]

The service will also be streamed live via Church TV.

Christmas Morning, 10.30am, Holy Communion
This will be a ticket only service limited to 50 people. Tickets from Rev Annie 01869336880,
[email protected] The service will also be streamed live via Church TV.


The parish of Deddington 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 Oxford’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. Annie Goldthorp

The Vicarage 1 Earls Close Deddington Oxfordshire OX15 0RY

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Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday at 8:45 a.m.
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Weekdays 08:45 - 0915

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