Welcome to our Parish


Welcome to the Anglican Parish of Kidlington with Hampton Poyle, in the Diocese of Oxford, and welcome to our three churches.

Kidlington is one of the largest villages in England. Although only six miles north of Oxford, parishioners are proud of our community life and our independence from the city. The village is served by two churches: the mediaeval Parish Church of St Mary the Virgin, at the eastern side; and The Church of St John the Baptist at the southern end of the village. Separated from Kidlington by the meadows of the River Cherwell is Hampton Poyle, a hamlet served by The Church of St Mary the Virgin, Hampton Poyle.

Our churches were built for all in the community, and have been used day in and day out for close to 800 years. The doors of the two St Mary's are open each day and you are welcome to come in and enjoy the ancient spaces. There are many interesting things to see. The chapel at St John's is open each weekday morning for quiet prayer. Do join us at any of our services, or use the quiet spaces to sit, think, pray, light a candle, and listen for God; or even shout at him!

On Sunday


5th Sunday in Lent

2nd April

Service Times


Lent 2017

See the leaflet giving an overview of activities during Lent here

Coming Up ...


Little Acorns
A group for 0-5 year olds runs Tuesday 10am-12 at St John's. [More]

Lent Compline Talks

The 8.45pm talks are here.

For all upcoming services, events & meetings, visit the monthly Diary and Notices page here


Supporting


There are new ways to donate to the work of the Parish. Visit the page here

Our Clergy


Revd Felicity Scroggie (Rector)
Revd Martin Davis
Revd Dr Laura Biron-Scott
Revd Prof William Whyte
The Ven David Meara
Revd Mervyn Puleston

Kidlington Team Ministry


seeks to serve the communities of Kidlington and Hampton Poyle for their own sake ... to respond to God's call to recognize and establish the Kingdom of God in the minds and lives of local people ... by faith and trust in God, Father, Son and Holy Spirit.

Clergy Pages


The place to meet the team, find sermons, and ... [more]