Advent Update – 25th November

On Saturday 27th November at 7pm there is an advent procession, an atmospheric, candle-lit service of beautiful music, lessons and prayers for Advent. All welcome, free admission, followed by refreshments.

On Friday 3rd December at 7pm in the Church Hall, the Friends of St Lawrence are hosting a Christmas celebration, tickets £10, concessions £5. Contact Kingsley Boulton for a ticket.

On Sunday 12th December at 2pm is the Christingle Service with the junior choir from St George’s singing.

On Sunday 19th December at 6.30pm is a Festival of Lessons & Carols, free admission, refreshments to follow.

On Friday 24th December at 3pm is the Blessing of the Crib, a short service with carols, especially suitable for children and families. Refreshments afterwards.

Otherwise our regular service pattern continues on Sundays.

Holy Communion


Sung Eucharist


Choral Evensong


Services continue during the week:

8am Morning Prayer (BCP)
12noon Eucharist followed by
12.30pm The Tuesday Social Group in the hall, all welcome

7pm Holy Hour (talk & discussion followed by Mass or Eucharistic

8am Morning Prayer (BCP)

8am Morning Prayer & Communion (BCP)

9pm Phone-in Compline

For information about how to make a donation to sustain the work and ministry of St Lawrence Parish Church, please see here.

Further information on the Christmas period can be found in the Michaelmas Edition of the St Lawrence Parish Magazine, available in church and to e-newsletter subscribers.

PHONE-IN SERVICES (joint with Heslington Church members)

To participate:  Dial 0333 011 0616 Then when asked enter the code 892 8769 # (the voice says a pound sign, but it means a hash)