Okeford Benefice

Lent course update

It is always a challange to a Rector when a group gathers for the first session of a new Lent course, groan when they see the title ‘Anglicanism and 20th century modernity’ and tell you that it looks really boring! However we had a cracking hour with the usual lively discussion and learning opportunities. It […]

The St Cuthburga Group finishes Jonah

You may be wondering why this is a newsworthy event, but for all those in the St Cuthburga group, their families and friends, this marks the end of a chapter in our lives. We have spent the last 4 months studying a book which when printed covers 2 sides of A4.

How and why? Jonah has […]

Pilgrimage 2018

This year, the annual pilgrimage is from May 20th – 27th and the theme is ‘Companions on the Road’.

The programme will include walks, prayer stops, short church services and shared food:

  • Walks between churches in the Blackmore Vale area including Lydlinch, Marnhull, Child Okeford and Shillingstone
  • A Friday evening walk from St. Andrew’s Okeford Fitzpaine […]