Home Faith & Worship Activities News Helping you Young people About us     Index

A Christian presence at the heart of our communities        

January 2021
St Petrox and St Saviour's churches 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
We are continuing to offer limited public worship during this difficult time.  However in order to reduce risk there will be one service on Sunday in Dartmouth (at St Clement's Church) and one in Dittisham.  There will be one benefice midweek service in Dartmouth. 
We also hope to continue to provide online reflections each week.  Resources for worship at home are available here and in St Saviour's Church.



Sunday 31st January
THE PRESENTATION OF CHRIST
IN THE TEMPLE
9.15am  Eucharist - St George's
11.00am  Eucharist - St Clement's
We hope that Bishop Nick will be leading our services on 31st January
 
Wednesday 3rd February
10.00am  Benefice Eucharist - St Saviour's

Sunday 7th February
SECOND SUNDAY BEFORE LENT
9.15am  Eucharist - St George's
11.00am  Eucharist - St Clement's
 

Click Here for our weekly pew sheet

Please check our  News Page for future details.

St George's Village Worship service sheet
is here


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

Prayers for Peace is currently continuing via email at 11.30am each Friday; 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 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 Clement’s is the Mother Church at the top of the town of Dartmouth, click here for more

St George’s, 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 Saviour’s
Church in the heart of the town of Dartmouth is open daily all year round,  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

Click Here for our Winter magazine

Our parish is on Facebook, 'Like' us to keep up to date with news of services and events in our churches.   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
  GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATION
Our privacy notice is here:
Click Here


OUR ELECTORAL ROLL PRIVACY NOTICE here:
Click Here

 

The image at the top of this page is from ‘The Dartmouth Tapestry’ which is on loan to St Clement’s Church; it took local craftswomen five years and over a million stitches to complete.

Please keep Bishop Will in your prayers
as he begins his ministry as Bishop of Lewes.

Office: Saint Saviour's Church, TQ6 9DL, Dartmouth, Devon, United Kingdom
01803 835540 e-mail
office@dartmouthanddittisham.co.uk