From our Rector
Welcome to the Benefice of St Dunstan's, St Mildred's and St Peter's, here in the centre of Canterbury, and delighted that you have found us.
During lockdown, our church buildings have remained closed, although our church community has been very active in supporting one another and helping in the local community.
We are gradually reopening our church buildings for public worship, on a rotational basis, adhering to all the Government and Church of England guidelines relating to social distancing, hygiene, and from August 8th, it is mandatory to wear face coverings in places of worship. Please remember to bring yours with you.
To help us manage numbers, please will indicate if you plan to come? If you are unsure right up until the last moment that is absolutely fine.
Throughout August and early September we are rotating services between our three churches, with one open at the time. Please see here for all service details. Said Eucharists:
- Sunday August 9th - St Mildred's at 11.00, (recorded and uploaded to YouTube)
- Sunday August 16th - St Peter's at 9.30 (recorded and uploaded to YouTube)
- Sunday August 23 - St Dunstan's 8.00 and 10.00
- Sunday August 30 - St Mildred's at 11.00 (recorded and uploaded to YouTube)
- Sunday Sept 6th - St Peter's at 9.30 (recorded and uploaded to YouTube)
Online Service Times
- Morning Prayer at 9.00
- Night Prayer at 7.00, both on Facebook Live, then uploaded to our YouTube channel
- Sunday Matins led by our Reader, John Morrison. Live streamed at 10.00 on our Facebook channel, then uploaded to YouTube.
The Order of Service for Morning & Night Prayer can be found here found on the Church of England website. You may also like to download the Order of Service and the Worship from Home booklets from the resources page.
All clergy and volunteers who work with children or vulnerable adults in this Benefice comply with the Church of England Safeguarding Policy. See Safeguarding section for more details.
CONTACT THE RECTOR
Any specific prayer requests please contact the Rector, Rev Jo Richards using the contact details below.Every Blessing to you all at this difficult time.
Rev Jo Richards (Rector at St Dunstan's, St Mildred's and St Peter's)