St John the Baptist, Layer de la Haye

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St John the Baptist, Layer de la Haye is one of a group of 'Five Parishes' (in our nine parish benefice) where ministry is normally led by a Team Vicar. The post is currently vacant. The Team Rector is the Revd Anne-Marie Renshaw (see 'Contact Us' tab above).

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We use a Common Worship order for Holy Communion.

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Revd Anne-Marie Renshaw (Team Rector)
The Rectory
Rectory Road
Colchester CO5 0SX
(01621) 815260

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Holy Communion
Every first Sunday at 8:00 AM
Common Worship
All Age Worship
Every first Sunday at 10:30 AM
Family Friendly
Holy Communion
Every second and fourth Sunday at 10:30 AM
Common Worship
Morning Praise
Every third Sunday at 10:30 AM
Family Friendly
Evening Prayer
Every first second third and fourth Sunday at 6:30 PM
Common Worship


Church Open Open during the day, every day.
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Incumbent: The Revd Anne-Marie Louise RENSHAW
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 6461
Archdeaconry: COLCHESTER (583)
Deanery: WITHAM (58311)
Benefice: Thurstable and Winstree (08/411BJ)
Parish Legal Name: LAYER DE LA HAYE (580475 8/475)
CofE Church Info: (608475 8/475)
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The current editor is: Richard Carr

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This page was last updated on Monday 5th January 2015
St John the Baptist : Church Road, The church is situated just south of Layer de la Haye on the B1026. Heading south, it is on the left, after Wick Farm. The entrance to the car park is a short distance to the south of the church., Layer de la Haye, Essex, CO2 0EW

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