Services

Services Calendar

Services are held in Little Gaddesden Church unless another venue is specified.

Jul
15
Mon
LG School Leavers’ Service
Jul 15 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Jul
18
Thu
Midweek Holy Communion
Jul 18 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Midweek Holy Communion (Said Eucharist)

This midweek eucharist is a spoken service, based on a modernised Book of Common Prayer, generally held on Thursdays at 10:00am.  It lasts for a little under half an hour.

Jul
19
Fri
LG School End of Term Service
Jul 19 @ 9:15 am – 10:00 am
Jul
21
Sun
Parish Communion
Jul 21 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Parish Communion/Eucharist

A Sung Eucharist

Our most frequent Sunday morning service follows the traditional Anglican Communion, or Eucharistic, service. We have traditional hymns and the Gloria and Responses sung to the Patrick Appleford setting of the Mass in E.  The service lasts for almost an hour.  Refreshments are normally served afterwards.

Evensong at Nettleden
Jul 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Traditional evening service.

Jul
25
Thu
Midweek Holy Communion
Jul 25 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Midweek Holy Communion (Said Eucharist)

This midweek eucharist is a spoken service, based on a modernised Book of Common Prayer, generally held on Thursdays at 10:00am.  It lasts for a little under half an hour.

Jul
28
Sun
Parish Communion
Jul 28 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Parish Communion/Eucharist

A Sung Eucharist

Our most frequent Sunday morning service follows the traditional Anglican Communion, or Eucharistic, service. We have traditional hymns and the Gloria and Responses sung to the Patrick Appleford setting of the Mass in E.  The service lasts for almost an hour.  Refreshments are normally served afterwards.

Aug
1
Thu
Midweek Holy Communion
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Midweek Holy Communion (Said Eucharist)

This midweek eucharist is a spoken service, based on a modernised Book of Common Prayer, generally held on Thursdays at 10:00am.  It lasts for a little under half an hour.

Aug
4
Sun
Parish Communion
Aug 4 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Parish Communion/Eucharist

A Sung Eucharist

Our most frequent Sunday morning service follows the traditional Anglican Communion, or Eucharistic, service. We have traditional hymns and the Gloria and Responses sung to the Patrick Appleford setting of the Mass in E.  The service lasts for almost an hour.  Refreshments are normally served afterwards.

Evensong at Nettleden
Aug 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Traditional evening service.

Current Date and Time

14th March 2024

The Services Calendar is an interactive, filtered version of the complete Parish Calendar in an 'Agenda' style list. It shows only services and dates of particular note.

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The regular pattern of services is shown below.

Regular Services

The regular pattern of services at Little Gaddesden Church is as follows. Additional services and other changes are shown in the Services Calendar above.

Sunday Mornings
First, Third and Fourth Sundays of the month
9:00am — Sung Eucharist (sometimes with Sunday School during school term time)
Second Sunday of the month
9:00am — Café Church
Fifth Sunday of the Month
9:00am — Joint Parish Communion at St Lawrence, Nettleden

Sunday Evenings
First and Third Sundays of the month
6:00pm — Evensong (Book of Common Prayer) at Nettleden

Thursdays
10:00am — Midweek Holy Communion

There are some exceptions to the regular pattern. For example, our service on the second Sunday is sometimes switched with another Sunday for a particular occasion. Also, from time to time, we hold alternative services such as Taizé evensong. And, of course, there are additional services during busy festivals such as Christmas and Easter and on other special occasions. So please consult the Services Calendar on this page to see the services in the coming days. We try to give as much notice as possible of any changes from the usual.