Welcome to St Edmund’s Church

On January 1st 2006 the Parish of Lady Bay and the Parish of Holme Pierrepont with Adbolton were combined to form the new Benefice of Lady Bay with Holme Pierrepont and Adbolton. The Vicar of Lady Bay, the Revd Robert Breckles, became its first Rector. The two churches, All Hallows and St. Edmund's have their own PCCs and parish responsibilities, but only the one Vicar.

The Revd Breckles retired in July 2012, and the Revd Mark Rodel was licensed to the joint parish as its second priest in September 2012. He is assisted by the Revd Canon Howard Bateson who oversees St Edmund's.

Services are mainly those of the Church of England’s 1662 ‘Book of Common Prayer’ (BCP), (St Edmund's is a member of the Prayer Book Society), although on the second Sunday of the month, there is a Common Worship Service, designed for families with children. Other services will remain as BCP services.

Our usual format is to have sung weekly services at St Edmund's at 11:00 am, as well as evening services at 6.30 pm. Holy Communion, Mattins, Evensong and Compline services are normally sung.

Please come and join us. We welcome everyone to all our services.

Service Times

SERVICES FOR DECEMBER                 ( Please note the changed Service Times)

 

Sunday 17th   December       3rd Sunday of Advent

11.00am          Holy Communion

6.30pm            Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols

 

Sunday 24th   December       4th Sunday of Advent – Christmas Eve

11.00am          Mattins

6.00pm            Festal Communion

 

Monday 25th    December     Christmas Day

10.00am          Festal Communion

 

Sunday 31st     December     1st Sunday after Christmas

11.00am          Mattins

6.30pm            Compline

 

2018

 SERVICES FOR JANUARY

 

Monday 1st  January    New Year’s Day

11.00am          Bell-ringers service

 

Sunday  7th       January    First Sunday after the Epiphany

6.30pm            Holy Communion

11.00am          Mattins

 

Sunday  14th      January     Second Sunday after the Epiphany

11.00am          Common Worship

6.30pm            Holy Communion

 

 Sunday   21st      January    Third Sunday after the Epiphany

11.00am          Holy Communion

6.30pm            Evensong

 

Sunday  28th      January     Fourth Sunday after the Epiphany

11.00am          Mattins

6.30pm            Compline

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