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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. Join us in worship and fellowship.

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Confirmation 2016

This year’s parish Confirmation and First Holy Communion service will be celebrated by Bishop Geoff on Sunday 26th June at 4.00pm. Anyone in Year 6 and above is welcome to ask to be Confirmed, and as ever, there is an expectation that candidates will attend all of the preparation programme. Application forms with all the…

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Lent 2016

This year’s parish Lenten Prayer and Reflection programme will focus on the film ‘The Way’, starring Martin Sheen. A wonderful and insightful story of a grieving father’s pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostella in northern Spain, a journey of discovery on many levels. We’ll begin proceedings with a movie evening in St Peter’s school hall on…


The Weekly Bulletin

Please click here to see the Weekly Bulletin - 07th February 2016 – Sunday next before Lent

Inspiration for Prayer

The Sunday next before Lent
Almighty Father,
whose Son was revealed in majesty
before he suffered death upon the cross:
give us grace to perceive his glory,
that we may be strengthened to suffer with him
and be changed into his likeness, from glory to glory;
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

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