Diocese of Oxford


Lantern Festival

The light shines in the darkness and the darkness has not overcome it.’ (John 1:5)

Vigil for Peace

Violence and hatred can never be the solution Join the Vigil for Peace. 5pm, Sunday 5 November We are aware of the need to draw together the diverse communities of Oxfordshire together in this time and renew bonds of friendship and a common commitment to peace. We invite all people of goodwill from across Oxfordshire…

All Souls’ Service

This is a quieter service with no specific activities for children.  The church is warm, with toilet facilities and, we hope, a warm welcoming environment. Covid-19 remains with us for the forseeable future.  The Wardens have decided that mitigating measures should remain where possible.  The current rules are:- Space – maintain a safe  distance within…

Global Day of Prayer and Fasting

The Secretary General of the Anglican Communion, Bishop Anthony Poggo, has called on Anglicans around the world to join a global ecumenical day of prayer and fasting on Tuesday 17 October in response to the ongoing conflict in the Holy Land.

Funeral of Alan Bushnell

Alan Bushnell of Ducklington. Passed away peacefully on 29th September, aged 86 years. Beloved Husband of the late Ruth. Dearest Father of Mark (deceased), Simon (deceased) and Sarah, and cherished Grandpa to Samuel, Jacob, Thomas, Nathan, Lucy and Jonathan. Funeral service to be held at St Bartholomew’s Church, Ducklington on Friday 20th October at 1:00pm.…

Apple Pressing Day

Following on from the Harvest Service… Apple Pressing day returns!   Located on the green near the duck pond. Start saving your apples and don’t forget to bring empty containers if you would like some freshly pressed apple juice! There will also be tea, coffee and cakes