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.

Friday 24th December 2021, 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
23:00 – 00:00 Concelebrated Midnight Mass

Saturday 25th December 2021, Christmas Day

08:00 – 08:30 Lauds
09:30 – 10:30 Concelebrated Christmas Day Mass
13:00 – 13:10 Midday Prayer
18:45 – 19:15 Pontifical Vespers (of Christmas)

Sunday 26th December 2021, The Holy Family

07:30 – 08:15 Matins & Lauds
09:30 – 10:30 Concelebrated Sunday Mass (Holy Family)
13:00 – 13:10 Midday Prayer
18:00 – 18:30 Solemn Vespers (of Holy Family)

Monday 27th December, until Friday 31st December 2021, Christmas Octave

07:00 – 07:30 Matins
08:30 – 09:00 Lauds
17:30 – 18:10 Concelebrated Mass
18:45 – 19:10 Solemn Vespers (27th to 30th of Christmas; 31st of Mother of God)

Saturday 1st January 2022, Mother of God

07:00 – 07:45 Matins & Lauds
09:00 – 09:30 Concelebrated Mass
13:00 – 13:10 Midday Prayer
17:00 – 18:00 Parish Vigil Mass (of the 2nd Sunday of Christmas)
18:45 – 19:15 Solemn Vespers (of Mary, Mother of God)

Sunday 2nd January 2022, Second Sunday after Christmas

07:30 – 08:15 Matins & Lauds
09:30 – 10:30 Concelebrated Sunday Mass
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?