The congregation of this church works together and with others to:
St. John the Evangelist Church, Park Street, Taunton, TA1 4DG
Serving the people of Taunton town centre and beyond through our tradition of catholic sacramental worship.
We also subscribe to the aims of Inclusive Church
Christ, when he was lifted up did not say
"I draw some people to myself"
"I draw all, all, ALL"
Archbishop Desmond Tutu
St John's is open for
Sunday Services and Thursday prayer and reflection
and on the first Thursday of the month with a
Said Eucharist at 12.00 noon
On the First Sunday of the month
Book of Common Prayer Sung Evensong at 4.00pm
Preceded by tea & cake at 3.30pm
Please see the Services page for details
The Parochial Church Council thanks all who made the Heritage Open
and the Donald Denham Requiem memorial service
such notable occassions
Our Covid 19 protocol from 19 July 2021
We proceed with caution.
Social distancing will remain unless you are with others who are in your bubble
Wearing of masks is preferred, but not obligatory.
Hand sanitisation continues.
Two hymns will be sung and Holy Communion will continue to be distributed
in one kind only and at the front of the nave.
This will be reviewed as the situation changes.
"We too have a constant friend and companion in the risen Christ on whom we can rely as we journey on through these weeks and months of uncertainty."
so we are alone, but together
Sunday, 26th September Trinity 17 Numbers 11.4-6,10-16,24-29
Sunday, 3rd October Dedication Festival Genesis 28.11-18
1 Peter 2.1-10
Sunday, 10th October Trinity 19 Amos 5.6-7,10-15
Sunday, 17th October St Luke Acts 16.6-12a
2 Timothy 4.5-17
Luke 10. 1-9
Sunday, 24th October Last after Trinity Jeremiah 31. 7-9
Hebrews 7. 23-28
Mark 10. 46-52
Sunday, 31st October All Saints Wisdom 3.1-9
Sunday, 7th November 3rd before Advent Jonah 3.1-5,10
St John the Evangelist Church
serves Taunton in a United Benefice with St Mary Magdalene
The Rev Tobie Osmond is the Vicar of the Benefice
of St Mary Magdalene, Taunton and St John the Evangelist, Taunton.
Rev Jane Eastell is Associate Vicar with responsibility for St John's
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