S E R V I C E S   T H I S   W E E K 

In Residence:  Rev. Katherine Price, vicar

Friday 27 January

12 noon Eucharist (Parish Church)

Saturday 28 January

5pm Vigil Eucharist (Holy Trinity)

Sunday 29 January: Fourth Sunday after Epiphany

8am Eucharist (Parish Church)

9.15am Sung Eucharist (Holy Trinity)

10.30am Choral Eucharist (Parish Church)

 Monday 30 January: Charles, king, martyr

9.30am Eucharist (Parish Church) 


Tuesday 31 January:  John Bosco, priest, teacher

7pm Eucharist (Holy Trinity) 


Wednesday 1 February: Bridgid, abbess

9.30am Eucharist (Parish Church)

1pm Funeral Stella Paice (Parish Church)


Thursday 2 February: Presentation of Christ

10am Eucharist (Convent) 

7pm Choral Eucharist (Parish Church)


Friday 3 February: Archbishop Anskar, mssionary 

12 noon Eucharist (Parish Church)    


Saturday 4 February

5pm Vigil Eucharist (Holy Trinity)  


Sunday 5 February:  Third Sunday before Lent (Septugesima) 

8am Eucharist (Parish Church) 

9.15am Sung Eucharist (Holy Trinity) 

10.30am Choral Eucharist (Parish Church) 

6pm Choral Evensong & Benediction (Parish Church)


RECENT SERMONS can be found online here.

SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION (Confession) is arranged by appointment.

PARISH JULIAN PRAYER MEETING:  Every Monday at 8pm on Zoom. Join a gentle hour of prayer, meditation, music and sharing using the Zoom link here.  For more information, please contact Fr Benji.

WANTAGE & GROVE CHILDRENS’S CLOTHES BANK are helping local families by collecting used or new children’s clothes in good condition for 0-16 year olds.  There is a collection box in the Parish Church, or you can contact Helen at to arrange collection.  

ELMBROOK COURT are holding their next Friendship Café on Monday 30th January 2 – 4pm.  All welcome; please let Jim MacLeod know if you would like to attend on 07511 403183 or 

SING TO THE LORD A NEW SONG:  A festival of new worship songs written by songwriter John Wilson will be held at St John’s Church, Grove at 6.00pm on Sunday 29th January. 

THE WANTAGE COME AND SING MESSIAH will be held in the Wantage Parish Church on Sunday, 12th February. Registration for singers from 2.00 pm, rehearsal at 2.30pm and concert at 3.30pm, to be followed by refreshments.  All profits to Sweatbox and Music for Autism.  Singers £15 (under 18 £10); Audience £10; Under-14s free if accompanied by an adult.  All welcome to come along and enjoy. 

SPONSORED SKIP: David Law is taking on the Cancer Research challenge to do 100 skips a day during February to raise vital funds for the charity in memory of his wife, Sue, and would be very grateful for support. To sponsor David, please go to his Just Giving page using the weblink here.

IPLEDGE PROJECT:  Thank you to all who pledged of their time and resources to help our community during this cost-of-living crisis.  If you were able to pledge to the winter projects, then you will be contacted soon by either Vale Community Impact or the Ministry Team.   

NEWSLETTER NOTICES:  Please can any notices be emailed to the Parish Office by Wednesday morning for inclusion in the coming week’s newsletter.