Church of England Diocese of Oxford Drayton St. Leonard

These are Lent & Easter events this year.

Good Friday devotion. Team Service in Dorchester Abbey - Holy Week

19 Apr 2019, noon for 3hr

Dorchester Abbey
High Street
OX10 7HZ

A three hour time for quiet contemplation and prayer. Drop in, spend what time you want to during this period, everybody welcome.

Good Friday

Maundy Thursday Team Service - Agape meal and Communion in Dorchester Abbey - Holy Week

18 Apr 2019, 6:30 p.m. for 3hr

Dorchester Abbey
High Street
OX10 7HZ

Maundy Thursday remembers the Last Supper and the new relationship with God brought by Jesus.
A shared meal at 6:30pm followed by Communion with the Solumn Stripping of the altar at about 8pm.
To help arrangements, it would be appreciated if you sign up on the sheet at the back of our church or let the Team office know if you are going to attend (although you are very welcome even if you don't).

Eucharist/Holy Communion Easter Maundy Thursday Music

Easter Sunday

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

St Leonard and St Catherine
Church Lane
Drayton St Leonard

"Christ is risen" with the response "He is risen indeed" is the traditional greeting for today. Come and join us in Holy Communion on this, the most important day in the Christian calendar.
The self study Lent Pilgrim course on The Beatitudes ran in Lent, Another self study Easter Pilgrim course, The Lord's Prayer, is available, ask in Church or contact the Team Office. Both courses are supported on the Internet by app or subscription, follow the link for information.

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All age/Family Common Worship Easter Day Hymns Pilgrim Course

Ascension Team Service and Pilgrimage. Wittenham Clumps

30 May 2019, 7:30 p.m. for 1hr 30m

Wittenham Clumps - Round Hill
Church of St Peter
Little Wittenham
OX14 4RB

Everyone is welcome to join in. Ascension Day marks the end of the Easter season. Following our recent tradition, The Dorchester Team of Churches will celebrate Ascension on the Clumps. As before this will also mark the start of the Archbishop of Canterbury's Wave of Prayer ( for the days between Ascension and Penticost/Whitsun, Check back later for full details and to check the time to assemble outside St Peter's Little Wittenham. (The event includes a service inside St Peter's as an alternative to the climb). Suggested timing: Park at 7pm for a 7:30pm start on Castle Hill.

All age/Family Easter Hymns Singing Thy Kingdom Come Community event Event held in a Green Space

Ascension Day Team Service, Toot Baldon

30 May 2019, 7:30 a.m. for 1hr

St Lawrence, Toot Baldon
Toot Baldon
OX44 9NF

Join members of the Dorchester Team to celebrate our Lord's Ascension.


Cluster devotion at Toot Baldon - Holy Week

19 Apr 2019, 10 a.m. for 1hr

St Lawrance
Church Lane
Toot Baldon
OX44 9NF

Good Friday devotion

Good Friday