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  • A warm welcome always awaits all who come to our churches.

    Please join us at  our services.

                                                   

    In June 2017, folllowing a reorganisation, the Parish of Kippax with Allerton Bywater was split into two distinct parishes of St Mary's Kippax and St Mary the Less, Allerton Bywater, to join St Mary's Swillington in the newly created United Benefice of Allerton Bywater, Kippax and Swillington.

    The three parishes serve the communities of Allerton Bywater, Kippax, Great Preston, Little Preston and Swillington

     
     

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  • This Week

    Tuesday 25th April
    09:30 Daily Prayer at Kippax
    10:00 Said Parish Eucharist at Kippax

    Wednesday 26th April
    09:30 Daily Prayer at Kippax
    19:00 Eucharist at Allerton Bywater

    Thursday 27th April
    09:30 Daily Prayer at Kippax

    Friday 28th April
    09:30 Daily Prayer at Kippax

    Saturday 29th April
    09:30 Daily Prayer at Kippax
    19:30 DELTICS SOUNDS OF THE 60,S

    Sunday 30th April
    09:00 Sung Parish Eucharist at Allerton Bywater
    09:30 Daily Prayer at Kippax
    10:30 Sung Eucharist at Kippax

    Monday 1st May
    09:30 Morning Prayer at Allerton Bywater
    09:30 Daily Prayer at Kippax

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    HOLY WEEK AND EASTER SERVICES

    PALM SUNDAY

    Allerton Bywater: 9.00am Holy Communion with Palm Procession

    Kippax: 10.30am We meet in the church hall for the Liturgy of  the Palms & Blessing of the Palms. We then process with the Palm Crosses to the church for the Liturgy of the Passion and Holy Communion 

    Swillington: 10.30am Holy Communion

    HOLY MONDAY

    Kippax: 7.00pmStations of the Cross   

    HOLY TUESDAY

    Swillington: 7.00pm Meditation and Compline

    HOLY WEDNESDAY

    Allerton Bywater: 7.00pm Tenebrae   

    MAUNDY THURSDAY

    Kippax: 7.30pm Eucharist of the Last Supper followed by The Watch of the Passion

    GOOD FRIDAY

    Allerton Bywater: 11.00am Good Friday Family Worship

    Kippax: 

    12.15pm Walk of Witness around Kippax High Street

    7.30pm The Good Friday Liturgy, Veneration of the Cross and Holy Communion from the Reserved Sacraments

    Swillington: 

    10.00am Good Friday Journey for all ages

    2.00pm Good Friday reflection

    HOLY SATURDAY

    Kippax: 8.00pm Lighting of the Easter Fire and the Easter Candles outside the church. We then process into the darkened church with candles lit from the Easter Candle for the First Holy Communion of Easter.

    EASTER DAY

    Allerton Bywater: 9.00am Holy Communion

    Kippax: 10.30am Holy Communion

    Swillington: 

    6.00am Dawn Praise

    10.30am Holy Communion

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

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