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The Parish Church of

St Matthew Oxhey

 Fr David Shepherd   Vicar

Fr David Shepherd

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Sunday 23rd April

Easter 2

9.30am All Age Eucharist

Sidesmen: Debbie. Hannah, Joe & James

Chalice: Debbie & Adrian

Intercessor: SMAYT

Reader: Daphne

Coffee: Pip

After the service coffee will be served in church, followed at approximately 10.45am by the Annual Parochial Church Meeting

Thursday 27th April

10am Holy Eucharist

Sunday 30th April

Easter 3

9.30am Sung Eucharist

Sidesmen: John G & Adrian

Chalice: Debbie & Penny

Intercessor: Daphne

Reader: Adrian

Coffee: Daphne & April

Friday 5th May

11am Funeral Service for Liz Edwards RIP

Our main service at 9.30am each Sunday morning is a Sung Eucharist taken from Common Worship. We have a tradition of healing ministry through prayer and laying on of hands & anointing takes place roughly bi-monthly.

Our All Age Eucharist is held at 9.30am on on the 3rd Sunday of each month. This is an inclusive act of worship centred around Holy Communion.

Holy Communion is the first service on Sunday and is said at 8am. Once a month we use the Book of Common Prayer for this quiet act of worship.

The Lady Chapel may be used as a focus for prayer.

There are candles to light and a board for requests, or email prayer requests to

Please pray this week for:


Watford Deanery - Watford: St Peter & Soul Survivor


In our Community - Aldenham Road and Amberley Terrace


In Particular Need - Ellen T, Bill & Pam, Jonathan


Departed -  Raymond Sibley, Mabel Wallace, Liz Edwards RIP

Nativity Stained Glass Window

Welcome to St Matthew’s

A friendly Church of England congregation in Watford, Herts.  We form part of   The Diocese of St Albans.

Need a hymn for a wedding, Christening or another special occasion?

We have a unique collection of hymns, written over the years by our organist, Roger Tabor.

The Lady Chapel’s Nativity Window c.1916

by Karl Parsons

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