St Oswald's Church

There has been a church on the current site of St Oswalds for over a 1,000 years. The current building stands at the heart of the village and has served the population of Warton for over 600 years.

We welcome you all to St Oswald's, Warton. Warton is a fairly large village near to Carnforth, in an area of outstanding natural beauty.
St Oswald's is a very beautiful church building dating from the 14th century, but there has been a church here for over 1000 years. We welcome many visitors to St Oswald's, some who are walkers, others interested in our connection with the family of George Washington, still more who come to pray in the creatively devotional atmosphere of this very special place.

Beautiful though the church building is, the real beauty of the church here is our faithful congregation. We are people of mixed ages and backgrounds, and we share a commitment to welcoming in the name of Christ all who come here.

Our worship is centered on the celebration of the presence of Christ in word and sacrament, the regular celebration of the Eucharist (Holy Communion) is at the heart of our life. We enjoy a strong choral tradition, with a keen choir and a repertoire of music rarely found in village churches.

There will always be a welcome for you at St Oswald's.

 

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Covid-19 Coronavirus Response

 

Now that all services and activities have been suspended and our church buildings shut, we are invited to come together 'in spirit' by joining in the common prayer of the Church from our homes.  

 

Download the Morning Prayer sheet from the link below and join the Vicar at 9.15am each morning.

We have recorded the service of Night Prayer for you to share in each evening at a time that suits you. You can watch it via this link: https://youtu.be/2r1vSxfgoZM. Download a copy of the service booklet from the link below.  

Each Sunday we intend to livestream a service at 10.30am. You can watch and share in last Sundy's service (29th March) via this link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aDOFW97GAhc. Download a copy of the service booklet from the Resources section of the website. 

 

 

 
Contact Robin for more details - 01524 732946
 

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