The Parish Church of St. Mary,


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Welcome to the website of St. Mary’s in Penwortham

“A  caring and welcoming Christian community, seeking to involve all people in God’s family”

In addition to Service times, the church is open every Thursday from 10.00 am to 12.30 pm when all are welcome to visit and enjoy some refreshments.

St. Mary’s is an Anglican church and is the parish church of the Ancient Parish of Penwortham. In these pages you can find out about us and what we do and a little about the town of Penwortham. Penwortham is a township in Lancashire, England located south of the city of Preston. To find us click here,

Last year we were awarded Child Friendly Church status from the Diocese of Blackburn. We encourage parents with children to come along to our services. We have a comfortable crèche in church where children and parents can sit together and play and read whilst being involved in worship.

St. Mary’s is a Fairtrade parish and we have an extensive range of Traidcraft products for sale in church.

We have disabled facilities (toilets, access and hearing loops) at both our church and church hall.

Click here to listen to our bells

The season of Advent is with us, a time to anticipate and prepare for the celebration of the birth of Our Lord Jesus Christ.  Let us renew the birth of His spirit within us. Hallelujah!

        Our December/January magazine is available here.

     Our Advent Lunches start Tuesday 1st December.  

See our What’s On page

Next Farmers’ Market is  Saturday 5th December 9.00 am to 1.00pm