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Alleluia He is Risen.

He is Risen Indeed. Alleluia For almost six weeks now there has been something missing from church.  We’ve had occasional glimpses, usually when we’ve being doing special events for children, but usually, Lent means the ‘alleluia’s’ are absent from our Liturgy. Tomorrow they return
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All are welcome

Welcome to our church All are invited, all are included All are made welcome, none are excluded. We’re here for everyone. Everyone is welcome at our church. Want to come to church? Come along! Just turn up. You will be welcome. One of the great things about being in a church with the doors open […]
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What is ‘Holy Week’?

The introduction to ‘Passiontide and Easter’ in the official liturgical books of the Church of England give some interesting historical background to this season in Lent. The origins of this annual memorial of the the death and resurrection of Christ are lost in the mists of time.  We do not know when
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‘Ordinary’ time

What makes something ordinary? Maybe the fact that its not extra ordinary?  Not outside the usual way of things?  My granddaughter said the other day ‘wouldn’t it be awful if it was Christmas everyday! You would get presents but you would never have any time to enjoy them before you got another
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Candlemas

Today (2nd February) is known in the Church as the Feast of the Presentation of Christ in the Temple.  It is a celebration of the recognition of Jesus as the Christ, the Messiah, who was promised from old and who would bring redemption of Jerusalem and, ultimately, through Jesus’s widening of the invitation
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