Lent and Easter Services

We draw your attention to the following special services for the seasons of Lent and Easter


Sunday 1st December 2019

The Church of St James the Great, Longburton
10.00am - Village Communion and Christingle
The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
1.30pm - Shoppers’ Carols
The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
2.30pm - Shoppers’ Carols
The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
3.30pm - Shoppers’ Carols
The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
5.00pm - Advent Carol Service

Monday 2nd December 2019

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
2.30pm - Dorset WI Carol Service

Thursday 5th December 2019

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
6.00pm - Sherborne Primary School Carol Service

Friday 6th December 2019

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
10.00am - Mothers’ Union Carol Service

Sunday 8th December 2019

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
2.45pm - Dorset Freemasons’ Carol Service
The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
5.00pm - Christingle Service

Monday 9th December 2019

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
7.30pm - Concert “The Abbey’s Gift to the Town”

Thursday 12th December 2019

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
4.00pm - Leweston Carol Service
The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
7.00pm - ‘A Quieter Christmas’ Service

Friday 13th December 2019

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
2.00pm - Sherborne Preparatory School Carol Service

Saturday 14th December 2019

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
11.00am - Sherborne Girls Carol Service
The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
2.30pm - Sherborne School Carol Service

Sunday 15th December 2019

St Paul's Church, Sherborne
3.00pm - Craft and Carols at St Paul’s Church
The Church of St James the Great, Longburton
6.00pm - Carol Service

Tuesday 17th December 2019

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
4.30pm - Steam Dreams Carol Service
The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
7.00pm - Gryphon School Carol Service

Thursday 19th December 2019

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
2.00pm - Abbey Primary School Carol Service

Saturday 21st December 2019

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
12.00pm - Shoppers’ Carols
The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
1.00pm - Shoppers’ Carols
The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
2.00pm - Shoppers’ Carols
The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
3.00pm - Shoppers’ Carols

Sunday 22nd December 2019

St Paul's @ The Gryphon, Sherborne
10.30am - All Age Nativity
The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
3.00pm - Sherborne Abbey Carol Service
The Church of St Martin of Tours, Lillington
6.00pm - Carol Service

Tuesday 24th December 2019

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
3.00pm - Blessing of the Crib & Lighting of the Tree
The Church of St James the Great, Longburton
4.00pm - Crib Service
The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
5.00pm - Blessing of the Crib & Lighting of the Tree
The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
11.30pm - The First Eucharist of Christmas
The Church of St James the Great, Longburton
11.30pm - The First Eucharist of Christmas

Wednesday 25th December 2019

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
8.00am - Said Holy Communion BCP
The Church of St Mary Magdalene, Castleton
8.00am - Said Holy Communion BCP
The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
9.30am - Parish Eucharist for Christmas Day
The Church of St James the Great, Longburton
10.00am - Family Communion
The Church of St Martin of Tours, Lillington
10.00am - Lessons and Carols followed by Holy Communion BCP
St Paul's @ The Gryphon, Sherborne
10.30am - All Age Holy Communion
The Church of St Mary Magdalene, Castleton
11.00am - Lessons and Carols followed by Holy Communion BCP
The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
11.15am - Festal Mattins