Welcome to the website for the Parish of Harpenden, a Church of England Parish within the Wheathampstead Deanery in the Diocese of St Albans
Connect, Belong, Share,Grow ..
Our mission is to build connections, encourage belonging, and share an appealing faith that grows a vibrant Christian community at every stage of life.
UPDATED COVID-19 INFORMATION for OUR PARISH
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NEW RESTRICTIONS do not affect public worship in churches
If you are enjoying our services of prayer and worship online, and were not previously part of our congregation, we would love to hear from you by email. If we can pray for you or family and friends, or if you’d like a chat or visit, please DO email firstname.lastname@example.org and we will respond to you.
SUNDAY WORSHIP 25th October – Last Sunday after Trinity
ST NICHOLAS HOLY COMMUNION at 8am in church, Common Worship Order One. Revd James Hadley presiding; Canon Dennis Stamps preaching
PARISH SERVICE and ST NICHOLAS’ at 11am
Join the Sung Holy Communion Service on Zoom:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81402722773 Meeting ID: 814 0272 2773
Join by telephone: 02034815240, enter ID#: 81402722773, followed by # (no password needed). Also live streamed on Facebook page
Revd James Hadley presiding. Canon Dennis Stamps preaching. Gospel Reading is Matthew 22: 34-43. Hymns: Brother Sister; Immortal, Invisible. Anthem: Jesu, Joy by Bach.
ST MARY’S, 9.30am
Holy Communion in church, with Revd Sally Goodson and Richard Hurst. This service will also be live streamed on our Facebook page and available afterwards from that page or the parish website, under St Mary’s, Recordings of St Marys Live Streams and Services.
ALL SAINTS, 10am
Please join us this Sunday in church or via Zoom for Revd James Brown’s very first service with us as our brand new Associate Vicar with special responsibility for All Saints’! James will be celebrating Holy Communion and will also be preaching. Children will be encouraged to complete a worksheet to show towards the end of the service, either via Zoom or now also in church. If you would like to attend in person please bring a face covering, and it will be very helpful if you can contact Elizabeth Card in advance.
From James Brown: “Thank you to everyone from All Saints for such a warm welcome this week. I look forward to worshipping and working with you all over the coming months and years! I’ll hopefully see many of you at church this Sunday, either online or offline. Please do introduce yourselves as we begin this exciting new chapter together”
Online joining details will be circulated by email to church members. Members of the other churches in the Parish and beyond who would like to join us live can obtain the details from any of the District Wardens or a church member to whom they are known. An edited recording of the service may be posted on the All Saints Harpenden Facebook page shortly afterwards.
ALL-AGE WORSHIP ESPECIALLY FOR CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE
Child friendly worship for this Sunday, The Greatest Commandment, by Margaret Pritchard Houston, Diocesan Children’s Mission Enabler on YouTube:
THIS COMING WEEK
Morning Prayer 9am and Night Prayer 8pm will be said on Tuesday, live streaming on St. Mary’s Kinsbourne Green Facebook page
Morning Prayer 9am. and Night Prayer 8pm, will be said on Wednesday, and Morning Prayer, 9am and Night Prayer 9pm. will be said on Thursday, live streaming on St. Nicholas Church Harpenden Facebook Page. You don’t need a Facebook account, just click on the links above.
RESOURCES FOR PRAYER AND WORSHIP at HOME-click here