Mortimer Benefice

The Benefice Office can be contacted on 01189333704 from 9am to 12 noon Monday to Friday. Outside of those hours, please leave a message or send an email to admin@mortimerbenefice.co.uk and we will respond as soon as possible.

For urgent matters please telephone Fr Paul Chaplin, The Vicar 01189 331 718.

At the time of the Coronavirus the Church's ministry here continues daily through prayer and online and over the telephone.

THE CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST, PADWORTH

IS OPEN FOR PRIVATE PRAYER ON

SUNDAYS FROM 11.00 am to 12 NOON

THE CHURCH OF ST. SAVIOUR, MORTIMER WEST END

IS OPEN FOR PRIVATE PRAYER

ON SATURDAYS FROM 11 AM TO 12 NOON

All Covid 19 safeguarding precautions must be adhered to carefully.

Welcome to Join in Stratfield Mortimer, Mortimer West End and Padworth

Online Morning and Night Prayer

9 am & 9 pm

DAILY PRAYER & WORSHIP RESOURCES

The Benefice is live-streaming services via Zoom.

Parish Morning Prayer at 9 am & Night Prayer at 9 pm Monday to Friday.

Parish Sunday Eucharist at 10 am each Sunday

The Zoom link for all services is https://us02web.zoom.us/j/6931233940

The invitation to join with the Parish church here in Morning and Night prayer is an invitation to make a 'sacred’ space and time in our day to pause to reflect and pray together with the help and guidance of scripture and to pray together with one heart and mind. Fr Paul Chaplin

Welcome

If you would like to speak with a priest in complete confidence telephone the Vicar, Fr. Paul Chaplin – 01189 331718

To be kept informed of services and events around the benefice, please complete the form to be found at the following link. Please complete this form.

'It is not an acceptable human response, let alone a leadership response to say "I have heard about a problem, but… it was someone else's job to report it /act”’ The Archbishop of Canterbury

Weekly Newsletter

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View the latest weekly newsletter below.

Weekly Newsletter 27th September to 4th October 2020

The Sunday Link 27th September 2020

Prayer and Worship Resources


Welcome to Join in Stratfield Mortimer, Mortimer West End and Padworth

Online Morning and Night Prayer

9 am & 9 pm

The invitation to us to join in Morning & Night prayer is an invitation to make a 'sacred’ space & time in our day

to pause to reflect & pray together with the help & guidance of scripture.






The Benefice is live-streaming services via Zoom.

Everyone is welcome to join all services using the links below.



Morning Prayer at 9 am Monday to Friday



Night Prayer at 9 pm Monday to Friday




Sunday Eucharist at 10 am each Sunday

 


Thy Kingdom Come is a global prayer movement that invites Christians around the world to pray between Ascension Day (21 May) & Pentecost (31 May) for more people to come to know Jesus. Details & resources are available from http://www.thykingdomcome.global/

Diocese of Oxford are live-streaming services each Sunday at 10 am 
https://www.oxford.anglican.org/coronavirus-covid-19/livestream
All can be viewed live, on demand & by telephone: 01865 920 930.

Daily Hope from the Church of England offers music, prayers & reflections as well as full worship services at the end of a telephone line and is available 24 hours a day on 0800 804 8044.



Psalm 23 The Diocese invite us to pause & say it every day at 11 am through this crisis we face. See https://www.oxford.anglican.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/DOX-032-Coronavirus-psalm-23.pdf



Daily Prayer services in both contemporary & traditional forms & for all times of day – view at https://www.churchofengland.org/prayer-and-worship/join-us-service-daily-prayer


Reflections for a Church in Lockdown Bishop Steven’s series of reflections are available online or to download at https://blogs.oxford.anglican.org/podcast/like-a-tree-planted-by-streams-of-water-reflections-for-a-church-in-lockdown/


Pathways the Diocesan magazine- can be viewed at this link https://www.oxford.anglican.org/pathways/