There are services every Sunday at Dorchester Abbey:
8am 1662 Holy Communion Service
10.30am Sung Eucharist Service (except for 5th Sundays, when we have a Service for the whole Dorchester Team in one of the Team churches)
1st Sunday: Morning Service (no communion, visiting speaker)
3rd Sunday: Family Service
5pm Evensong (3rd Sunday only)

We hold 8.15am Morning Prayer on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays.
On the second Tuesday of the month before Tuesday coffee we celebrate a short communion service.

All faiths are welcome to worship with us and any who would take communion in their own faiths can take communion in our services.  We encourage people of all ages to the communion rail for a blessing.

Abbey Services

November Services

3rd All Saints’ Sunday
8.00 am Holy Communion (1662) (Revd Rachel Carnegie)
10.30am Memorial Service

10th Remembrance
8.00 am Holy Communion (1662) (Canon Sue Booys)
10.00am Remembrance

17th   2 before Advent
8.00am Holy Communion (1662) (Canon Sue Booys)
10.30am Family Service with Baptism
5.00pm Choral Evensong

24th Christ the King
8.00am Holy Communion (1662) (Revd Marcus Braybrooke)
10.30am Sung Eucharist

Listen again to services and sermons

3rd November All Saints
Preacher: Revd Rachel Carnegie

27th October Sung Eucharist
Preacher: Canon Sue Booys

30th October (Confirmation Service)
Preacher: Rt Revd Steven Croft, Bishop of Oxford

10th April (Easter 3)
– on identity in Christ following recent announcements by Archbishop Justin Welby
Preacher: Revd Canon Sue Booys (Rector)

20th March (Palm Sunday)
Preacher: Revd Canon Sue Booys (Rector)

2016 Lent Sermons on the Lord’s Prayer
28th February (Lent 3)
Preacher: Revd Canon Sue Booys (Rector)

21st February (Lent 2)
Preacher: Revd Michael Lakey (Curate)

14th February (Lent 1)
Preacher: Revd Canon Sue Booys (Rector)

Christmas Morning 2015
Preacher: Revd Canon Sue Booys (Rector)

Evensong 15th November 2015
– on recent terrorist attacks in Paris
Preacher: Revd Michael Lakey (Curate)

Remembrance Sunday 8th November 2015
Preacher: Revd Michael Lakey (Curate)

Sunday 23rd December Carol Service

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Midnight Mass

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Christmas Morning

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Sunday 30th September Dorchester Team Anniversary Service

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Easter Sunday Morning 1st April

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Sunday 25th March Palm Sunday

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Sunday 11th March Mothering Sunday

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Sunday 9th October 3.30pm
Welcome service for Bishop Steven
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December Services

1st Advent
8.00am Holy Communion (1662) (Canon Sue Booys)
10.30am Morning Service
6.00pm Advent Team Service

8th Advent 2
8.00am Holy Communion (1662) (Revd David Haylett)
10.30am Sung Eucharist

15th Advent 3
8.00am Holy Communion (1662)(Revd Teresa Stewart-Sykes)
10.30am Family Service

22nd Advent 4
8.00am Holy Communion (1662) (Canon Sue Booys)
10.30am Sung Eucharist
6.00pm Carol Service

24th Christmas Eve
4.30pm Crib Service
11.30pm Midnight Service

25th Christmas Day
8.00am Holy Communion (1662) (Revd Rachel Carnegie)
10.30am Christmas Communion

29th Christmas 1
8.00am Holy Communion (1662) (Canon Sue Booys)