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July/August 2021
St Petrox and St Saviour's churches in Dartmouth are open for private prayer daily from approximately 10am to 5pm. 
St George's in Dittisham is open Monday to Thursday from 10am to 3pm (closed on Friday and Saturday).  Please observe the social distancing and hygiene measures we have put in place to keep you and others safe at this time.  Face coverings must be worn inside our buildings.

 OUR WORSHIP
On Sundays there is a service of Holy Communion at 9.15am at St George's (Village Worship on the 1st Sunday) and at 11.00am in Dartmouth (check the location below).  From Easter Sunday there is an evening service at St Petrox at 6.30pm, continuing throughout the summer season. There is a benefice midweek Eucharist in Dartmouth. 

Sunday 18th July - 7th after Trinity
8.00am  Holy Communion - St Saviour's
9.15am Holy Communion - St George's
11.00am  Holy Communion - St Clement's
6.30pm  Evening Prayer - St Petrox
(with cantored choral items & organ)
[Readings at 11am 18th July:
Jeremiah 23:1-6; Ephesians 2:11-22; Mark 6:30-34,53-56]. You are invited to bring your bible to follow the readings.]


Monday 19th July
8.30am  Morning Prayer - St Clement's
Wednesday 21st July
10.00am  Benefice Eucharist - St Saviour's

Sunday 25th July - 8th after Trinity
8.00am  Holy Communion - St Petrox
9.15am Holy Communion - St George's
11.00am  Holy Communion - St Saviour's
6.30pm  Evening Prayer - St Petrox
(with cantored choral items & organ)

Our worship during August
Please note changes to our regular services during August.  There will be no 8am Holy Communion on Sundays and the 11am Holy Communion service in Dartmouth will be in St Saviour's each week.  The midweek benefice service at 10am on Wednesdays in St Saviour's will be lay-led service of the Word.  Evening Prayer at 6.30pm on Sundays will continue through the summer at St Petrox.

Please check our  News Page for updates.

St George's Village Worship service sheet
is here


Prayer requests for inclusion in our Midday Prayer
 intercessions can be emailed.

Prayers for Peace are included in our Benefice Eucharist on Wednesdays and are also available via email; if you would like to join in, please email David Gent

Click Here to download a Spiritual Communion when unable to attend a celebration of the Eucharist.

Click Here for the latest Christians Together in Dartmouth & District News
 

A very warm welcome to the United Benefice of Dartmouth and Dittisham in the beautiful South Hams area of Devon. Our mission is to be a growing, joy-filled, Christian presence at the heart of our communities. We welcome both locals and visitors of all ages to our services.

This
link  will take you to a short video about the Benefice.

Through our four church buildings, St Clement's, St George's, St Saviour's and St Petrox, we endeavour to walk the journey of faith together, fed and nurtured by God's word and sacraments.  Worship is our first duty, and we try, and hopefully make the worship here, both reverent and accessible.

The outward sign of the Church here is the four Grade One listed buildings that we are fortunate to have for our worship:

St Clementís is the Mother Church at the top of the town of Dartmouth, click here for more

St Georgeís, Dittisham
  is the parish church of the village of Dittisham, click here for more

St Petrox Church, at the mouth of the river Dart, is open daily all year round, click here for more

St Saviourís
Church in the heart of the town of Dartmouth is open daily all year round,  click here for more

Garden of Remembrance the Garden is close by St Petrox Church at the mouth of the river,  click here for more
 

 Our live streaming is via our Facebook page (see link below).
If you are not on Facebook choose our 'News' page above or:
Click here

We are also on:
YouTube : CofEDartmouthDitsum
Twitter: @ParishofD (CofEDartmouthDitsum)
Instagram: parishofd (CofEDartmouthDitsum)

The Benefice Office is open daily from 10am - 5pm.  Please respect the safety of our staff and only visit if you cannot deal with your query by telephone or email; please make an appointment to ensure social distancing can be observed.  You can leave a message on the office answerphone 01803 835540. 
If you need to speak to a priest urgently please call Father Andrew on
01803 834430

If you would like to sign up for our eBulletin, please email:
officeassistant@dartmouthanddittisham.co.uk

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  SAFEGUARDING INFORMATION
If you have a concern about the safety of someone, or the actions of someone working with children or vulnerable adults, please speak to someone:
Parish Safeguarding Rep.  Jill Cawley/Christine Brooker (Benefice Office) 01803 835540
Click here for Exeter Diocesan Safeguarding Team
Click here for the Benefice Safeguarding Policy Statement
If you are a young person and you feel unhappy about something happening to you, you can call Childline on 0800 11 11
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Office: Saint Saviour's Church, TQ6 9DL, Dartmouth, Devon, United Kingdom
01803 835540 e-mail
office@dartmouthanddittisham.co.uk