Ross-on-Wye Church

The Parish Church of St Mary the Virgin in Ross-on-Wye is, by far, the largest of the churches of the Benefice. The church serves a town of some 10,000 inhabitants. The church is open every day from 9-5 to visitors and for private prayer. A major reordering of the building is largely complete and from time to…

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Walford Church

Walford village is situated just south of Ross-on-Wye. St Michael and All Angels is a beautiful, picturesque village church with a very active community of worshippers and a wide variety of styles of worship take place there on a regular basis. You can find details of regular services in our churches here. We welcome everyone…

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Brampton Abbotts Church

The small village of Brampton Abbotts is just a few miles to the north of Ross-on-Wye. A major restoration of the church building has been undertaken recently and it is now open again. There’s an update in this film. Brampton Abbotts church is now reestablishing itself as a community building. Although technically a “closed church” as…

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St Mary’s PCC

An introduction to members of your PCC Dates of meetings St Mary’s PCC normally meets on the second Wednesday of every other month. The next meeting is on 9th March 2022. The PCC, on behalf of the congregations of St Mary’s, has adopted the Clergy Covenant for Clergy Care and Wellbeing which states: “The Church…

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Digital Giving

We always welcome gifts and donations to help the work of our churches. Coronavirus has had an impact on our normal giving channels and our fund raising plans, especially at St Mary’s where last year we ran a deficit budget of £43,000, and this year (2021) we are continuing to spend £2000 more each month…

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Vision

“Setting our spiritual compasses together” Throughout 2020 and 2021 St Mary’s has examined the path that we are taking as a church and begun to clarify our vision. That vision has now been embraced by all The Ross Parishes. We invite you to be part of this season of praying, thinking, and talking together, listening…

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Venue hire

St Mary’s Church The newly reordered nave of St Mary’s is available for hire for a surprising variety of purposes. Try us! It offers: A large flexible space capable of supporting a range of configurations The town’s best space! Certainly the oldest – a great atmosphere. Chairs are available to seat 270 people, the capacity…

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