Services at St Stephen’s

Advent 2023 to date

Archives: 2022-23, 2021-22, 2020-21, 2019-20

St Stephen’s has been at the centre of its community for over 900 years, and remains so today. Our mission is to equip God’s people through thoughtful worship, warm fellowship, and enriching teaching. We are a church with a thriving robed choir of an excellent standard. If you are 9 months or 90 years old, or anywhere in between, we look forward to welcoming you!

Sunday10.30amSung Eucharist *
6.00pmChoral Evensong *
Wednesday10.00amHoly Communion (said)
* Live-streamed for those who are unable to attend church in person but still wish to share in our worship. For specific links for each service, please see the service details below.

Lectionary Year B

The Seventh Sunday after Trinity
Sunday 14th July 2024

10.30am Sung Eucharist
President: Rev. Dr David Vannerley, Interim Priest-in-Charge
Preacher: Rev. Sally Waters, Curate
Setting: The Canterbury Service – Barker
2 Samuel 6.1-5,12b-19
Ephesians 1.3-14 
Mark 6.14-29
Anthem: Jubilate in B-flat – Stanford
Hymns: 393, 391, 170, 305, 364 (t. 408(i))
Voluntary: Choral & Menuet Gothique – Boëllmann

6.00pm Choral Evensong
Responses: Ayleward
Psalm 66 vv. 1–8
Job 4.1; 5.6-27 or Ecclesiasticus 4.11-31
Romans 15.14-29
Canticles: Parish Psalter Set C
Anthem: Litany to the Holy Spirit – Hurford
Hymns: 369, 377
Voluntary: Dialogue – Hurford

The Sixth Sunday after Trinity
Sunday 7th July 2024

The Fifth Sunday after Trinity
Sunday 30th June 2024

The Fourth Sunday after Trinity
Sunday 23rd June 2024

The Third Sunday after Trinity
Sunday 16th June 2024

The Second Sunday after Trinity
Sunday 9th June 2024

The First Sunday after Trinity
Sunday 2nd June 2024

Trinity Sunday
Sunday 26th May 2024

The Day of Pentecost
Sunday 19th May 2024

The Sunday after Ascension (The Seventh Sunday of Easter)
Sunday 12th May 2024

The Sixth Sunday of Easter
Sunday 5th May 2024

The Fifth Sunday of Easter
Sunday 28th April 2024

The Fourth Sunday of Easter
Sunday 21st April 2024

The Third Sunday of Easter
Sunday 14th April 2024

The Second Sunday of Easter
Sunday 7th April 2024

Sunday 31st March 2024

Easter Eve
Saturday 30th March 2024

Friday 29th March 2024

Maundy Thursday
Thursday 28th March 2024

Palm Sunday
Sunday 24th March 2024

The Fifth Sunday of Lent (Passiontide begins)
Sunday 17th March 2024

The Fourth Sunday of Lent — Mothering Sunday
Sunday 10th March 2024

The Third Sunday of Lent
Sunday 3rd March 2024

The Second Sunday of Lent
Sunday 25th February 2024

The First Sunday of Lent
Sunday 18th February 2024

Ash Wednesday
Wednesday 14th February 2024

The Sunday next before Lent
Sunday 11th February 2024

The Second Sunday before Lent
Sunday 4th February 2024

The Presentation of Christ in the Temple (Candlemas)
Sunday 28th January 2024

The Third Sunday of Epiphany
Sunday 21st January 2024

The Second Sunday of Epiphany
Sunday 14th January 2024

The Epiphany
Sunday 7th January 2024

The First Sunday of Christmas
Sunday 31st December 2023

Monday 25th December 2023

Christmas Eve
Sunday 24th December 2023

The Third Sunday of Advent
Sunday 17th December 2023

The Second Sunday of Advent
Sunday 10th December 2023

Advent Sunday
Sunday 3rd December 2023