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St Mary's Ashwell

Welcome to the homepage of St Mary's church in the village of Ashwell Hertfordshire England. Here you will find out more about our church building, what has happened recently, and what events are planned for the future.

St. Mary's Ashwell is a bustling village church which is at the heart of the community. It's tower dominates the whole of the village and the surrounding countryside and is the iconic center of the village. We have a long standing choral tradition and a music festival that has been running for over fifty years. Feel free to browse these pages and if there is anything you can't find don't hesitate to contact us.

We are the United Benefice of St Mary's Ashwell, St Nicholas Hinxworth and St Vincent's Newnham. Please click on the names of the other benefice churches if you like to know more details of them.

We are hoping to have a new Rectory build and need your support.
If you would like to find out more please
click on the link.

What's going on this week?

"If it's happening
- It's in the diary"

Click here for the church diary

Use the church diary to find out details of services and events in the parish or click on the pew sheet to download one.

Services Today

Sunday 20th April 2014

5:45am Dawn Service with Breakfast at St Mary's

9:15am Parish Eucharist at St Nicholas

9:30am Easter Communion at St Vincent

10:45am Parish Eucharist at St Mary's

Hymns: New A&M  205  203  667  435  219
Anthem: Cantate Domino - Pitoni
Junior Anthem:  Rejoice, O my Spirit - Bach
1st Reading: Acts 10.34-43; Roger Cooke
Psalm: 118.1-2, 14-24
2nd Reading: Colossians 3.1-4; Eileen ten Hove
Gospel: Matthew 28.1-2, 14-24
Intercessions:  Mark Eaton
Offertory:  Joyce Dowsett
Coffee: Dorothy & Stuart Greenbank
Chalice: Bernard Allen & Gaye Rowlands


6:30pm Festal Evensong at St Mary's

Introit:  Cantate Domino - Pitoni

Hymns:  New A&M  203  201i   209

Psalm: 105
Canticles:  Service in A flat - Harwood

1st Reading:  Song of Solomon 3.2-5; 8.6,7; Jill Taffs 

2nd Reading: John 20.19-end; Mike Taffs

Intercessions: Chris Ball

Anthem:  This Joyful Eastertide

Te Deum: Service in C - Stanford

Reg. Charity Number: 1134776