Cradley Church, Herefordshire

Welcome
Cradley Church

Welcome to the parish church of St. James the Great in Cradley. The Village of Cradley is blessed with a splendid historic church situated in the heart of the village surounded by beautiful rural English countryside. Black and white timbered cottages vie with up to the minute eco friendly housing. The history of the church is a fascinating one, however, the life of the church today is focused on forward looking worship and remaining relevant to the village population of today ... while the active bell-ringing group ensure that the village is still able to enjoy the sound of the church bells. The church is open from 8.00 am – 5.00 pm in the winter and 8.00 am – 7.00 pm during the summer.

Why not support the work of the church and its maintenance by joining the Cradley Church 100 Club? Joining forms are now available.

During the first half of 2019 a significant programme of repairs was carried out at Cradley church, part of which was funded from a grant from the National churches Trust.



Services in Cradley this week
Cradley Church Altar

Sunday 10 July 2022 at 10:45 AM
Family Communion (with Baptism)

Trinity 4

Sunday 10 July 2022 at 10:45 AM
Live-streamed Service of Mattins (Lay led)

Trinity 4
Please join online (or by 'phone on 0330 221 0097 with Access Code: 578-270-357).
Download order of service on the day

Wednesday 13 July 2022 at 10:00 AM
Holy Communion (said)



Wednesday 13 July 2022 at 6:30 PM
Live-streamed Evening Prayer from the Rectory

Please join us online (or by 'phone on 0330 221 0097 with Access Code: 496-060-773). (Order of service)

Other services this week:

At Mathon
Sunday 10 July 2022 at 6:00 PM
Evensong

Trinity 4

At Storridge
Sunday 10 July 2022 at 9:30 AM
Mattins

Trinity 4

Our Rector
Revd Robert Ward

OUR RECTOR

The Revd Robert Ward's ministry covers the parishes of Mathon, Cradley and Storridge, in addition to this he is also Rural Dean for the Ledbury Deanary.


The Rectory, Rectory Lane, Cradley, Herefordshire, WR13 5LQ

01886 880438

robert.ward776@gmail.com

Coronavirus-covid-19

A MESSAGE FROM THE RECTOR (updated 7 March 2022)

People wearing masks


Although covid restrictions have been lifted, we would encourage everyone to continue to protect the more vulnerable among us. Masks continue to be advisable in crowded spaces (including in church), and appropriate distancing should be observed. Thank you.

There is also a provision for live-streamed services, on Sundays and on Wednesday evenings, for those who wish to come together 'virtually' online and by telephone. Please check the ‘services’ page of this website for more details.

Your Rector,
Robert Ward

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