We warmly invite you to pray with the monastic community at any of the following liturgies at Worth Abbey Church.

It’s a good idea to arrive at least ten minutes before the times shown here.

Masses are highlighted in green.

Saturday 24th December 2022, Christmas Eve

06:15 – 06:45 Matins
07:30 – 07:55 Lauds
09:00 – 09:40 Concelebrated Mass
13:00 – 13:10 Midday Prayer
15:00 – 16:00 Parish “Crib Mass”
18:45 – 19:10 Pontifical First Vespers (of Christmas)
20:15 – 20:45 Vigils
22:30 – 23:00 Carols and Organ Music to prepare for…
23:00 – 00:00 Concelebrated Midnight Mass (followed by refreshments in the Narthex)

Sunday 25th December 2022, Christmas Day

08:00 – 08:30 Lauds
09:30 – 10:30 Concelebrated Christmas Day Mass
18:00 – 18:30 Pontifical Vespers (of Christmas)

Monday 26th December, until Friday 30th December 2022, Christmas Octave

07:00 – 07:30 Matins
08:30 – 09:00 Lauds
17:30 – 18:10 Concelebrated Mass
18:45 – 19:10 Solemn Vespers (26th to 29th of Christmas; 30th Feast of Holy Family)

Saturday 31st December 2022, Mother of God

07:00 – 07:45 Matins & Lauds
09:00 – 09:30 Concelebrated Mass (of Christmas Octave)
17:00 – 18:00 Parish Vigil Mass (of Mary, Mother of God)
18:45 – 19:15 Solemn First Vespers (of Mary, Mother of God)

Sunday 1st January 2023, Mother of God

07:30 – 08:15 Matins & Lauds
09:30 – 10:30 Concelebrated Sunday Mass (of Mary, Mother of God)
18:00 – 18:30 Solemn Vespers (of Mary, Mother of God)

From Monday 2nd January 2023

The normal timetable is resumed

Retreats

Why not also consider coming for an individual retreat or day visit, or one of our “Open Cloister” retreat programmes?