St James the Great Church, Silsoe
The vicar and congregation of St. James, Silsoe offer you a warm welcome to the parish. Whether you have recently moved to the village, have lived in the village for a while or are just visiting you are invited to join us at one of our services and enjoy refreshments with us, which are now served after most of our services.
The services for each month can be seen by clicking on the ‘Benefice’ button and then on ‘services’. In addition to the regular pattern of services, you are welcome to attend any of the additional services or events organised by the Church throughout the year.
Ash Wednesday: the Imposition of Ashes
Lent: this year a course is being run by the Bishop of Bedford
Easter: services are held on Good Friday and Easter Day
Harvest: when there is a traditional service as well as the harvest supper
All Souls: a service to remember loved ones past
Christmas: a Carol Service at which the 3churches choir sings; Blessing of the Crib and Christingle Services - both with children in mind; Midnight Communion
To look at the full range of services and activities with which the Church of St. James’ is involved then please click on the ‘Calendar’ button below.
See Calendar below
Information about our services and other activities associated with St. James can be found in Silsoe News which is delivered free to every house in the in village each month.
Also to obtain more information about these and other services in the Benefice then click on the ‘Benefice’ button for up-to-date information on all services.
The Church is supported by the 3Churches choir, who sing at the service on the third Sunday in the month, a band of bell ringers and groups of dedicated volunteers who help with the flowers, Church cleaning including the brasses and the occasional Church and Church yard “spring clean”. More helpers are always very welcome.
Please contact the Vicar or Churchwardens if you would like more information (click on About Us to get Silsoe contact details)
Silsoe webpages are managed by Paul Biscoe, firstname.lastname@example.org
WELCOME TO THE CHURCH OF ST JAMES, SILSOE