The Diocese of Chichester

The Parish Church of St Richard


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Weekly Services

Sunday Services

8am The Eucharist (said)

10.15am Sunday School


6.30pm Evening Prayer (4pm from November to March)

Weekday Services

The Eucharist is celebrated on

Monday - 8.30am

Tuesday - 8.30am

Wednesday - 10.30am

Thursday - 7.30pm

at the High Altar with incense and recorded music

Saturday - 8.30am

Evensong is said daily except Friday at 6pm

Special Services / Events


Sunday 2nd

All Saints Sunday - Services as usual

Monday 3rd

All Souls Day - Commemoraton of the Faitful Departed

7:30pm Mass with recorded music (Palestrina's Requiem)

Sunday 9th

The Third Sunday Before Advent - Remembrance Sunday

Services as usual - 12.30pm Parish Lunch in the Mosse Hall

Monday 10th

7.30pm Standing Committee

Sunday 16th

The Second Sunday Before Advent - Services as usual, with Baptism at 10.30am

Wednesday 19th

7.30pm Deanery Synod at East Preston

Sunday 23rd

The Feast of Christ the King - Services as usual

Monday 24th

7.30pm PCC meeting

Saturday 29th

10am-3.30pm Christmas Fair in the Mosse Hall

Sunday 30th

The First Sunday of Advent - Services as usual


Sunday 7th

The Second Sunday of Advent - Services as usual

Saturday 13th

10am– Noon Coffee Morning and Christingle Making in the Mosse Hall

Bacon Sandwiches, freshly brewed coffee and delicious homemade cakes will be on offer too

Sunday 14th

The Third Sunday of Advent - Morning services as usual

4pm Christingle Service

Sunday 21st

The Fourth Sunday of Advent - Morning services as usual

6.30pm Parish Carol Service with Mulled Wine & Mince Pies in the Mosse Hall after

Wednesday 24th

Christmas Eve - 4pm The Blessing of the Crib (especially for children) including Nativity Play

11.30pm Midnight Mass

Thursday 25th

Christmas Day - 8am Eucharist - 10.30am The Parish Eucharist

Friday 26th

St Stephen - 7.30pm Eucharist

Sunday 28th

The Feast of the Holy Family - Services as usual, with sermon by the Boy Bishop at 10.30am