Kings Lynn: St Margaret, King's Lynn

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King's Lynn Minster, the Priory and Parish Church of St. Margaret can be found in the historic surroundings of the Saturday Market Place in the heart of King’s Lynn. Founded by the first Bishop of Norwich, Herbert de Losinga, in 1101, the Church has offered a welcome to pilgrims and visitors for over 900 years.

St Margaret's Church was made King's Lynn Minster by the Bishop of Norwich in December 2011 in recognition that it provides a ministry far wider than that of a normal Parish Church. It is the civic church for West Norfolk and frequently holds services and events for the western part of the Diocese of Norwich. The historic and architectural significance of the building were also factors in the decision to make this a Minster. The title belongs to the building, so the parish served by the Minster is still called the Parish of St Margaret with St Nicholas and St Edmund, King's Lynn.

The Church is open all day, every day.

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The Minster Office
The Minster Office (situated in the vicarage opposite the church) is open Monday - Friday 9am-12.30pm, an answerphone is available outside of these times.
(01553) 767090

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Tea & Music @ The Vicarage
Join us for an afternoon of Christmas themed music. FREE entry with donations to the Minster.
Sunday 11th December 2016 at 3:00 PM for 1 hour
Refreshments
Carols around the Christmas Tree (at the Custom House)
join the Minster congregation singing Carols at the Custom House, King's Lynn
Saturday 17th December 2016 at 10:45 AM for ½ hour
Christmas Carols
The Town Carol Service
Sunday 18th December 2016 at 6:30 PM for 1½ hours
Christmas Carols Mince Pies
Family Christingle Service
Saturday 24th December 2016 at 4:00 PM for ¾ hour
Midnight Mass
Saturday 24th December 2016 at 11:30 PM for 1 hour
Holy Communion
Sunday 25th December 2016 at 8:30 AM for ½ hour
Christmas Family Communion
Sunday 25th December 2016 at 10:00 AM for 1 hour
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Sunday

Holy Communion
Every Sunday at 8:00 AM for ½ hour
Common Worship
Parish Eucharist
Parish Eucharist is a Choral Eucharist one Sunday per month
Every Sunday at 10:00 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Refreshments Incense Common Worship
Choral Evensong
Once a month the service is Evening Prayer (said with Hymns) and in alternative months there is a Healing Service. Please check our noticeboards for details.
Every Sunday at 6:30 PM for ¾ hour

Tuesday

Eucharist
Every Tuesday at 7:15 PM for ½ hour

Thursday

Eucharist
Every Thursday at 8:30 AM for ½ hour

Friday

Eucharist
Every Friday at 10:30 AM for ½ hour
Printer friendly list of events
Tea & Music @ The Vicarage
Join us for an afternoon of Christmas themed music. FREE entry with donations to the Minster.
Sunday 11th December 2016 at 3:00 PM for 1 hour
Refreshments
Carols around the Christmas Tree (at the Custom House)
join the Minster congregation singing Carols at the Custom House, King's Lynn
Saturday 17th December 2016 at 10:45 AM for ½ hour
Christmas Carols
The Town Carol Service
Sunday 18th December 2016 at 6:30 PM for 1½ hours
Christmas Carols Mince Pies
Family Christingle Service
Saturday 24th December 2016 at 4:00 PM for ¾ hour
Midnight Mass
Saturday 24th December 2016 at 11:30 PM for 1 hour
Holy Communion
Sunday 25th December 2016 at 8:30 AM for ½ hour
Christmas Family Communion
Sunday 25th December 2016 at 10:00 AM for 1 hour
Other information
Incumbent: The Revd Canon Christopher James IVORY
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 2632
Archdeaconry: LYNN (263)
Deanery: LYNN (26306)
Benefice: King's Lynn St_Marg w St_Nic (26/244 M)
Parish Legal Name: King's Lynn St. Margaret with St. Nicholas (260645 )
CofE Church Info: (626645 26/645)
Short URL: acny.uk/2632/
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The current editor is: Kelly Bowen

This page was last updated on Friday 2nd December 2016
 
 
 
Kings Lynn: St Margaret : The Saturday Market Place, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 5DL

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