Palm Sunday and Holy Week

Palm Sunday and Holy Week

This Sunday is Palm Sunday, the commemoration of Jesus’ entrance into Jerusalem, and the beginning of Holy Week.  This year as in previous years we offer a very full programme of worship during this week, as we follow the steps of Jesus from His entrance into...
This Sunday and the week ahead at St Mary’s

This Sunday and the week ahead at St Mary’s

Sunday 3rd March – The Third Sunday of Lent This Sunday we hear the story of Jesus cleansing the Temple, from John’s gospel.  John’s telling of this famous story is quite different to those of the other gospels, both because of where he places the...
Mothering Sunday, 10th March 2024

Mothering Sunday, 10th March 2024

Mothering Sunday is fast approaching. Here’s what’s on at St Mary’s, and at our sister church of St Nicholas, Remenham. 8am Holy Communion (BCP) (St Mary’s) 9.30am Sung Eucharist and Junior Church (St Mary’s) 11.15am Sung Holy Communion...
This Sunday and the week ahead at St Mary’s

This Sunday and the week ahead at St Mary’s

Sunday 25th February ~ The Second Sunday of Lent This Sunday we hear the story of God’s promise to Abraham (pictured above at the 3rd century Dura Europos Synagogue, Syria), and St Paul’s analysis of the story in his Epistle to the Romans.  St Paul is...
This week at St Mary’s

This week at St Mary’s

On the First Sunday of Lent by long tradition we hear the story of Jesus’ temptation in the wilderness.  This year we hear the account from the Gospel according to St Mark, which does not feature the familiar details from Matthew and Luke’s versions. ...