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St. Matthew’s Church, Perry Beeches
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Published on 29 March 2020


27th March

The Church published details of a Whatsapp group for the congregation.

24th March

In the light of Government instructions on Self Isolation the Church and Church are closed completely until further notice

20th March

We reluctantly  decided that with the increasing need for self isolation we should cancel the delivery of Easter cards this year.

20th March

Following a further request from the Church of England there will be no further services at St. Matthews, but the Church will be open for private prayer every day from 9sam to 11am and on Thursday evenings from 6pm to 8pm

17th March

The Archbishops of Canterbury and York are calling for Church of England churches to put public worship on hold and become a “different sort of church” in the coming months to face the challenge of coronavirus.  A copy of their Press release is here

16th March

In the light of recent announcements on Coronavirus, a number of Church events have been cancelled, postponed or changed.  The Vicar’s latest letter can be found here.  Keep watching the Web site or Facebook for further updates.

10th March

The Church of England updates advice on coronavirus.   Clergy are being advised not to share the chalice and to encourage worshippers not to shake hands during the ‘Sign of the Peace’ in services, as part of updated guidance on coronavirus issued by the Church of England.   To see the advice in full click here

19th February

After the awful weather of the past two weeks it’s lovely to see the beautiful spring flowers in the memorial garden.  A few more photos are here.

19th February

Some photos of the February Half Term Messy Church are here.

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