HomeWho we areWhat's onServicesThe ChurchYouth


Our Church
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 this Coming Sunday

Sunday 27th July 2014

9:15am Parish Eucharist at St Nicholas

Service led by Patrick Forbes

Romans 8.26-39
Matthew 13.31-33, 44-52

9:30am Holy Communion - BCP at St Vincent

Service led by: Revd. Austin Smith

Romans 8.26-39
Matthew 13.31-33, 44-52

10:45am Parish Eucharist at St Mary's

Service led by: Rev. Diane Clark

Hymns:  New A&M  448i  236  487  437ii   478
Anthem: Blessed are the pure in heart - Walford Davies
Junior Anthem:  Panis Angelicus - Franck
1st Reading: 1 Kings 3.5-12; Fergus Moynihan
Psalm: 119.129-136
2nd Reading: Romans 8.26-39; David Richards
Gospel: Matthew 13.31-33, 44-52
Intercessions: Rose Cooper
Churchwarden: Gaye
Offertory:  Martin & Carolyn Lush
Coffee: Barry & Jill Field
Chalice: Bernard & Margaret


6:30pm Choral Evensong at St Mary's

Service led by : Richard Genochio


Introit:  Ave Maria - Arcadelt

Hymns:  New A&M   480   506   21   739i

Psalm: 75
Canticles:  Service in B flat - Edgar Day

1st Reading: 1 Kings 6.11-14, 23-38; Olive Holmes 

2nd Reading: Acts 12.1-17; David Richards

Intercessions: Andrew Gillborn

Anthem:  Almighty and Everlasting God - Gibbons
Churchwarden: David Richards

Reg. Charity Number: 1134776