Church services - Midhurst area

Churches in the Midhurst and Petworth area:

CHURCH OF ENGLAND

All Hallows, Tillington: 8am Holy Communion; 11.15am Family Service (first Sunday); 9.45am Parish Communion (except first Sunday); 9.30am Holy Communion (every Wednesday).

All Hallows Church, Woolbeding: 8am holy communion (first, third and fifth Sundays in the month) – prayer book service. Other services posted on the noticeboard.

St Laurence's, Lurgashall: Sung Eucharist 9.45am (first and second Sunday). Holy communion (prayer book service) 8am (third Sunday). Family service 9.45am (third Sunday). Matins 9.45am (fourth Sunday). Joint service held at Lurgashall, Lodsworth or Selham (fifth Sunday).

St Mary Magdalene and St Denys Church, Church Hill, Midhurst: 8am Holy Communion (second and fourth Sundays). 10am Parish Communion. 9.30am Sunday Morning Live – all age service – 1st Sunday each month. 6pm Evensong – 1st Sunday. Morning prayer 9am Monday-Saturday incl.

St Mary's, Easebourne: 8am holy communion (every Sunday), 10am parish communion (except first Sunday of the month when it is a family service, followed by 11.15am holy communion). Midweek holy communion, Weds 10am. Toddler Praise, Tues 1.45pm.

St Margaret's, Fernhurst: 8am holy communion (every Sunday), 10am parish communion (except 1st Sunday: family), 11.30am matins (3rd Sunday), 6pm open Sunday Informal Worship (3rd Sunday).

St James Church, Stedham: first Sunday 9.30am parish communion; 6pm evensong. Second and fourth Sundays 9.30am parish communion. Third Sunday 9.30am family service. Fifth Sunday 9.30am matins followed by holy communion alternates between Stedham and Iping.

St Mary the Virgin Petworth: 8am Holy Eucharist, 10.30am Parish Eucharist, Sunday School, 6pm Evensong (except third Sunday; alternate with URC first Sunday).

St John the Baptist Kirdford: 10am Parish Communion (first Sunday), 10am Family Service, 11.15am Holy Communion (second), 8am HC, 6.30pm Evensong (third, fourth Sundays), 11.30 HC (fifth).

St Mary's Church, Iping: first Sunday 11am holy communion. Second and fourth Sundays 11am matins. Third Sunday 11am parish communion.Fifth Sunday 9.30am matins followed by holy communion alternates between Stedham and Iping.

St Mary's Church, Bepton: 11.30am Matins every Sunday (with Holy Communion immediately after on first and third Sundays), 8am Holy Communion (first Sunday), all services 1662 BCP.

United Benefice of Harting with Elsted & Treyford cum Didling. Every Sunday: 8am, Harting – Holy Communion (BCP). First Sunday of each month: 10am, Harting – Family Eucharist; 6pm, Elsted – Evensong. Second Sunday: 10am, Elsted – Sung Eucharist; 6pm, Harting – Evensong. Third Sunday: 10am, Harting – Sung Eucharist; 10am, Didling – Matins; 6pm, Elsted – Evensong; Fourth Sunday: 10am, Elsted – Sung Eucharist; 6pm, Harting – Evensong. Fifth Sunday: 10am, Harting – Matins; 10am, Didling – Eucharist. Tuesdays: 8am, Harting – morning prayer and intercessions; Wednesdays: 10am, Harting – Eucharist.

METHODIST

Midhurst Methodist Church, North Street, Midhurst: 10am service with junior church, 6pm holy communion (first Sunday in month).

ROMAN CATHOLIC

Divine Motherhood and St Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, Bepton Road, Midhurst: Sunday masses, Saturday 6pm vigil mass, Sunday 8am and 10.30am.

Sacred Heart, Angel Street, Petworth: Sunday Masses, Saturday 5.30pm, Sunday 10.30am.

St Anthony and George, Duncton: Sunday mass 8.30am.

QUAKER

Religious Society of Friends (Quaker), Capron House, North Street: 10.30am meetings for worship (second and fourth Sundays).

UNITED REFORMED

United Reformed Church, Golden Square, Petworth: 10.30 Morning Worship, 6 Evening Worship (first Sunday, alternate with St Mary).

FREE

Fittleworth Evangelical Free Church, School Lane, Fittleworth: 10.30am service Sundays.

Petworth Community Church: for information about Sunday meetings, contact Bob and Annie on 01798 342507 or John and Sue on 01798 342139. 10.30am Herbert Shiner School. Last Sunday in every month, joint Southdown celebration.

Harting Congregational Church Sunday Services: 10.30am and 6.30pm. Thursdays: 11.30am: Combined prayer group in the Congregational Church Hall.