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Church of St Mary the Virgin, Eaton Bray with EdlesboroughWELCOME to our parish website. Whether you are looking for specific information about our church and parish or are simply browsing, we hope you will find something of interest about our historic parish church, about our worship and activities, and about the parish of Eaton Bray with Edlesborough in the Diocese of St Albans of the Church of England.

On this site you can tour our beautiful church and learn something of its history, you can catch up with news and future events, and you can find out more about our worship, ministry and outreach.

We hope you enjoy doing that, and after the "virtual" experience may we invite you to come and share the real thing, by joining us one Sunday at worship or by becoming involved in the life of our parish.


Our Vacancy

Diocese of St Albans logoThe benefice of Eaton Bray with Edlesborough is looking to appoint a Vicar who will:

  • Be a welcoming, approachable person to help them to continue to grow their congregation
  • Help develop accessible forms of worship and a vision for the future of the church
  • Teach with sensitivity and understanding to help the parish grow in faith
  • Nurture and encourage individuals in their own ministry
  • Develop networks of relationships in the local community helping to serve their needs.

The full Advertisement for our vacancy and the Parish Profile can be seen here:


Goodbye to Coralie

Coralie McCluskeyOn Sunday 28th August we said our goodbyes to Coralie, thanked her for all she has achieved with us and wished her and Ralph much happiness in Wales. It was a joyous occasion to celebrate her time in Eaton Bray and the large congregation on Sunday morning and again on the following Wednesday which was her last service, spoke volumes about the many friends she has made here.

Click here for more including photos>>


Open Gardens 2016

Open Gardens 2010Thank you to everything who supported our annual Open Gardens event, held around Eaton Bray, Edlesborough and Northall on 24 July 2016.

Photos from the day are now available.

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St Mary's 100 Club

St Mary's 100 Club St Mary's PCC Fundraising Committee raises valuable funds every year for the running of St Mary's Church, Eaton Bray. Money raised by the 100 Club will be used to maintain the fabric and structure of our historic church. This year, in particular, we are also raising money to help fund toilet facilities in the church. Click here for more >>

See Also: Winners List


St Mary's on Facebook

FacebookSt Mary's Eaton Bray has a Facebook group which anyone is welcome to join and get involved with the discussions there.

Please click on St Mary's on Facebook and then click the Join Group link in the top-right corner of the page.

Latest News

Our Vacancy

Could you or someone you know be our next Vicar?... Read more

Messy Church - 25th October 2016

The next Messy Church will be at St Mary's during half term on Tuesday 25th October 11am - 1pm. We are holding a 'Light Party' to give a Christian vi... Read more & comment

Goodbye to Coralie

On Sunday 28th August we said our goodbyes to Coralie, thanked her for all she has achieved with us and wished her and Ralph much happiness in Wales. ... Read more & comment

St Mary's Coffee Morning - 6 August 2016

Next Saturday, 6th August and will be in aid of an amazing charity called Toilet Twinning. We all know that towns are twinned, well now it's possible... Read more & comment

Other News

For other news articles, please see the St Mary's News section.

Raising Funds for St Mary's Church

Do you, your family or friends buy goods or services on the internet?

Click through to the St Mary's Eaton Bray EasyFundraising page to find out how you can buy from your usual supplier at no cost to yourself and raise money for St Mary's.

eBay, John Lewis, Argos and Amazon are just a few of the many suppliers who support the scheme to raise money for charity.

In addition to this, try using instead of your usual search engine, each successful search will raise further funds from the advertisers who support this site.