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Calendar October 2019

This page shows the Church Calendar for the current or selected month. 

2 Wed  Midweek Communion, Milborne Port  10:30 am 
5 Sat  Harvest Supper, Church House, Milborne Port  7:00 pm 
6 Sun  THE SIXTEENTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY   
    Holy Communion BCP, Goathill  9:15 am 
    Parish Communion CW, Milborne Port  10:30 am 
    Holy Communion, Charlton Horethorne  6:00 pm 
9 Wed  Midweek Communion, Milborne Port  10:30 am 
12 Sat  Saint Wilfrid View more..
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Saint Wilfrid

Wilfrid was a dominating influence in the Christian Church of seventh century England. He lived from 633 until 709. A saint to be remembered more for his energy and enterprise than for his holiness or humility. He was the son of a Northumbrian nobleman and, after early study at Lindisfarne, he spent many years in France and Italy. He became convinced that the ways of the Latin Church in Rome were to be preferred to those of the Celtic Church in Britain. Over matters such as the calculation of Easter Day and the correct shape of the monastic tonsure, it was Wilfrid who, at the Synod of Whitby 664, argued vehemently that the only way forward was for the church in Britain to fall in line with Latin ways. His arguments prevailed.

At one time, he was a very powerful Bishop of York, but his domineering personality brought him enemies as well as followers and, in time, he fell out with the Kings of Northumbria and with Archbishop Theodore of Canterbury. The result of these

  
13 Sun  THE SEVENTEENTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY   
    Holy Communion BCP, Milborne Port  8:00 am 
    Family Communion, Milborne Wick  9:15 am 
    Parish Communion CW, Milborne Port  10:30 am 
    Harvest Service & Supper, Charlton Horethorne  4:00 pm 
    Edward the Confessor   
16 Wed  Midweek Communion, Milborne Port  10:30 am 
20 Sun 
    THE EIGHTEENTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY   
    Holy Communion, Charlton Horethorne  9:15 am 
    Family Communion, Milborne Port  10:30 am 
    Evensong, Goathill  3:00 pm 
23 Wed  Midweek Communion, Milborne Port  10:30 am 
27 Sun  BIBLE SUNDAY   
    Holy Communion BCP, Milborne Port  8:00 am 
    Holy Communion, Milborne Wick  9:15 am 
    Matins, Milborne Port  10:30 am 
    Morning Service, Charlton Horethorne  10:30 am 
28 Mon  Ss Simon and Jude, Apostles   
30 Wed  Midweek Communion, Milborne Port  10:30 am