Posts from 2016

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Bells and Smells and Mary Magdalene

by Simon

A number of years ago, I attended the patronal festival at the Church of St Mary Magdalene in Oxford. It was a memorable occasion not least for the way that this Anglo-Catholic church encouraged the use of all the senses in worship. There were candle lights and the usual ‘bells and smells’. However, the aisles of the church were also … Read more >

Lent Groups 2016

by Simon

We are joining with our friends in some of the other city centre churches for a series of Lent study sessions. These will begin on Tuesday 16th February and run for five weeks. We will be following the York Course, "The Psalms - Prayers for Today's Church". There is a course booklet which can be obtained here where further details … Read more >

Emmanuel Christian School

by Simon

One of the projects that the church supports is the Manipur Christian Trust which funds the work of the Emmanuel Christian School, in the village of Haipi in Manipur state, north-east India. You can find out about the work of the school on their website where you can also see how you could sponsor a child who might not otherwise … Read more >