The parish of St. John Baptist is located to the North of the City of Preston on the A6, near Junction 1 of the M55, and serves the rural village of Broughton and the suburb of Fulwood. In terms of congregation size Broughton is one of the largest 200 Parishes in the UK (Brierly figures).Read More
Welcome to the parish of Broughton St. John Baptist
Broughton parish is served by three worship centres: the parish church of St. John Baptist, St. Martin’s Chapel within the Parish Hall Complex, and St. Peter’s Chapel within St. Peter’s Church of England Primary School. The oldest primary school in the U.K., Broughton Church of England Primary School founded in 1590, is located next to the parish church.
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The Weekly Bulletin
Please click here to see the Weekly Bulletin – 30th April 2017 – THIRD SUNDAY OF EASTER
Inspiration for Prayer
2nd Sunday after Easter
for whom no door is locked, no entrance barred:
open the doors of our hearts,
that we may seek the good of others
and walk the joyful road of sacrifice and peace,
to the praise of God the Father. Amen.
Sunday 30th April All Parish Eucharist with JIGSAW 10am at St Martin’s Chapel, Broadway, Fulwood Join together as the family of the parish in prayer, worship and fellowship. NB. here will be no 9.30am Eucharist at St Peter’s Chapel and no 11am Eucharist at St John’s Church.
Please start Lent as you mean to go on by accepting the invitation to engage with our Parish Lent Programme: ‘Prepare the Way’, which leads us to the joys of Easter. Every service in the parish during the Sundays of Lent will have the same readings and the preaching will be on particular themes each…