Services and Events

We have at least one service every Sunday in the Parish – usually in Christ Church in the morning and at St Michael’s in summer evenings. However, there are also one-off services and events.

Advent & Christmas Services and Events

Sunday 1st December 2019

9:45am, Advent Holy Communion, Christ Church

3:00pm, 700th Anniversary of the Rededication of St Michael de Rupe, St Michael’s

Sunday 8th December 2019

9:45am, Advent Prayer & Praise, Christ Church

Sunday 15th December 2019

9:45am, Holy Communion, Christ Church

12-5pm, Festival of Christmas, Christ Church

5:00pm, Carols by Candlelight, Christ Church

Friday 20th December 2019

Carolling Round the Village – starting at 6pm near the War Memorial

Sunday 22nd December 2019

9:45 for 10:00am, Nativity Service, Christ Church

Christmas Eve

11:00pm, Midnight Mass, Christ Church

Christmas Day

3:00pm, Carol Service, St Michael’s

Sunday 29th December 2019

9:45am, New Year’s All Age Service, Christ Church

Sunday 5th January 2020

9:45am, Holy Communion, Christ Church

3:00pm, Epiphany Service, St Michael’s

Christ Church – Regular Services

9:45am First Sunday of the Month – Holy Communion

A formal Eucharistic service using the Common Worship liturgy

9:45am Second Sunday of the Month – Prayer and Praise

An informal contemporary service using modern audiovisuals

9:45am Third Sunday of the Month – Holy Communion

A formal Eucharistic service using the Common Worship liturgy

9:45am Fourth Sunday of the Month – All Age Worship

A non-eucharistic service suitable for worshippers of all ages

9:45am Fifth Sunday of the Month – Morning Prayer

A service of Morning Prayer in contemporary language

All services at Christ Church are followed by our famous Ministry of Cakes and all are welcome!

St Michael de Rupe – Regular Services

Sung Evensong – from Easter to Michaelmas (the end of September), 6:00pm

A sung evensong service, using the traditional (BCP) liturgy on the second and third Sundays, and contemporary (CW) liturgy on the first and third.

Recent One-Off Services and Events

Women’s World Day of Prayer – Postponed due to the weather!

Sunday 11th March 2018 – Mothering Sunday Service at 9:45am

Sunday 25th March 2018 – Palm Sunday Prayer and Praise at 9:45am in Christ Church

Good Friday (30th March 2018) – One Friday Easter Ascent

A dramatised retelling of the events of Passion Week as we ascend the Tor. To be followed by a quiet service of reflection and contemplation in St Michael’s

Sunday 31st March 2018 – Easter Community Event in the Village Hall

With an Easter Egg Hunt, Easter Garden, and Tea for all ages!

Easter Sunday (1st April 2018) – Easter Holy Communion

Eucharist in St Michael’s to celebrate Easter and open the “season” at St Michael’s

Saturday and Sunday 7th and 8th April – Photographic Exhibition in Christ Church

An exhibition is to be of photographs of the churches in Brentor, and is open to all. See here for more details!

See our A Church Near You site for updates on events at Christ Church and St Michael’s