St Marys Northchurch

Proclaiming the Christian faith in Hertfordshire for over 1000 years

Church Life


8.00 am Holy Communion

A quiet start to Sunday using the Book of Common Prayer

10.00 am Parish Eucharist

This is our main Sunday service and is held each week except on the 2nd Sunday of the month. It is a Holy Communion service using Common Worship in clear modern English, with a range of hymns and a sermon.

After the 10 am Services, tea, coffee and soft drinks are available in the Parish Rooms.

There is a creche for under 3s in the Lady Chapel.   You are welcome to take babies and young children there from 9.50 am and to collect them after the service. Participating parents share the rota of weekly adult helpers.

All Age Worship

The 2nd Sunday of the month at 10.00 am is the All Age Service, led by clergy, youth and families worker, parents and children.

Morning Prayer

Held at 10.00 am on the 5th Sunday of the month

6.00 pm Evening Prayer or Compline

Occasionally this service is replaced by a Taizé Worship service. Please refer to the Church Calendar for details

Weekday Services

Parish Communion

10.00 am Wednesday

In addition to the above, there are many notable services of a seasonal or occasional nature and at any time there may be changes to the above pattern. Please see our Church Calendar for further information and dates of current services.