St Mary the Virgin, Pilton

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St Mary's was originally a Priory Church established in the 11th Century as an outreach of Malmesbury Abbey. Pilton is the oldest district of Barnstaple, adjoining the north-west end of the town centre.

We aim to be a church at the heart of our community, offering a place of belonging for all. We welcome you to join us in our Sunday Worship and other activities:

Mustard Seeds Parent & Toddler Group - Maggi: 01271 343225

Messy Church - Marion: 01271 346003

Friendship Circle for senior citizens - Sue: 01271 343985

Pilton Bluecoat Church of England Academy (Junior) - 01271 345952

You can contact us at:

Vicar - Revd Dr Nigel Dilkes: 01271 343225 or email nigeldilkes@aol.com

Curate - Revd Marion Sanders: 01271 346003 or email marannsan@btinternet.com

Church Office & Church Hall - Helen Smith: 01271 345649 or email piltonparish@gmail.com

Church Wardens - Bill Sanders: 01271 346003 & Elizabeth Holloway: 01271 815133

 

 

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Rev Dr Nigel Dilkes
The Rectory
Northfield Lane
Pilton
Barnstaple
EX31 1QB
01271 343225 (Parish Priest) or 01271 345649 (Church Office)

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Advent Morning Worship
Informal imaginative worship with contemporary songs
Sunday 11th December 2016 at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Creche Refreshments
Carols by Candlelight
Traditional carols & readings
Sunday 18th December 2016 at 6:30 PM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Creche Christmas Carols Mulled Wine Mince Pies
Messy Christmas
Craft, story & Christmas nibbles, for all the family & more
Saturday 24th December 2016 at 4:00 PM for 1½ hours
Family Friendly Creche Refreshments Christmas Carols Mince Pies
Midnight Communion
An atmospheric celebration with carols
Saturday 24th December 2016 at 11:30 PM for 1 hour
Common Worship Christmas Carols
Christmas Morning worship
An informal and joyful time of worship with story & carols
Sunday 25th December 2016 at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Creche Refreshments Christmas Carols
All-Age Worship: Epiphany
For the youngest to the oldest - songs, story & activity
Sunday 8th January 2017 at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Creche Refreshments Christmas Carols
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Sunday

Morning Prayer (early)
A service following The Book of Common Prayer 1662 without hymns
Every first Sunday at 8:00 AM for 40 minutes
Book of Common Prayer
Holy Communion (early)
A service following The Book of Common Prayer 1662 without hymns
Every second third fourth and fifth Sunday at 8:00 AM for 50 minutes
Book of Common Prayer
Holy Communion
A celebration with hymns and songs. Children's activities.
Every first and third Sunday at 10:30 AM for 1 hour and 15 minutes.
Resumes Sunday 1st January 2017
Family Friendly Creche Sunday School Refreshments Common Worship
All-Age Worship
From the youngest to the oldest, we want to involve you in singing, story & activities engaging lots of our senses.
NOVEMBER ALL-AGE WORSHIP is on the fourth Sunday. FOR DECEMBER SEE 'Other Events' page.
Every second Sunday at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
Resumes Sunday 8th January 2017
Family Friendly Creche Refreshments
Morning Worship
Informal imaginative worship with contemporary songs
DECEMBER MORNING WORSHIP is on the second Sunday
Every fourth Sunday at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Creche Refreshments
Choral Mattins
A service following The Book of Common Prayer 1662 with sung settings and traditional hymns
Every fifth Sunday at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
Creche Refreshments Book of Common Prayer
Printer friendly list of events
Advent Morning Worship
Informal imaginative worship with contemporary songs
Sunday 11th December 2016 at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Creche Refreshments
Carols by Candlelight
Traditional carols & readings
Sunday 18th December 2016 at 6:30 PM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Creche Christmas Carols Mulled Wine Mince Pies
Messy Christmas
Craft, story & Christmas nibbles, for all the family & more
Saturday 24th December 2016 at 4:00 PM for 1½ hours
Family Friendly Creche Refreshments Christmas Carols Mince Pies
Midnight Communion
An atmospheric celebration with carols
Saturday 24th December 2016 at 11:30 PM for 1 hour
Common Worship Christmas Carols
Christmas Morning worship
An informal and joyful time of worship with story & carols
Sunday 25th December 2016 at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Creche Refreshments Christmas Carols
All-Age Worship: Epiphany
For the youngest to the oldest - songs, story & activity
Sunday 8th January 2017 at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Creche Refreshments Christmas Carols

Features

Toilets

(Hymn Books / Orders of Service etc.)

Assistance dogs (eg guide dogs, hearing dogs, dogs for the disabled) welcome
Stained Glass Wall Paintings

www.pilgrimcourse.org

Start! & regular small groups
     
Guidebooks
Church Open 09:00 - 17:00 (16:00 in winter)

Foodbank or foodbank collection point
Audio-Visual
Hall for Hire Helen Smith: 01271 345649 or email piltonparish@gmail.com
Other information
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 8991
Built: c1100
Style of worship: Open Evangelical
Our Patron: Barnstaple Area Patronage Board 1st, 2nd, 4th and 5th turn, Lord Chancellor 3rd turn
Archdeaconry: BARNSTAPLE (153)
Deanery: BARNSTAPLE (15301)
Benefice: Barnstaple (15/024DT)
Parish Legal Name: Pilton with Ashford (150423 )
CofE Church Info: (615423 15/423)
Short URL: acny.uk/8991/
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This page was last updated on Tuesday 15th November 2016
 
 
 
St Mary the Virgin : Pilton Street, Pilton, Devon, EX31 1QP - Top of Pilton Street

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