Church of St John the Baptist, Snape, IP17 1QW
Visitors from all over the world, as the entries to the visitors’ book indicate, come to Snape Church. They and those who follow them, whether local residents or holidaymakers, are most welcome whether they come to services or merely to enjoy the calm and peace of their surroundings.
People have found peace in this Church for eight centuries — and you can read about its history here. We hope that you feel refreshed by the serenity it offers. It is open every day for private prayer, and for visitors, during daylight hours.
There are not Services every Sunday at Snape, but
Holy Communion is celebrated somewhere within the Benefice —
please see the current rota of locations and times here.
They are also listed in the Benefice's "Ebb & Flow" monthly magazine, and
on the noticeboard outside all our Churches (which are listed here).
Morning Prayer is said in Snape Church each Friday at 9:00 am.
All are most welcome at our Services.
|Other principal Benefice services on Sundays are listed here.|
|The Benefice's other medieval Churches and locations are listed at the foot of the page here.|
|Statue of St John the Baptist
by Laurence Edwards of Snape,
inspired by Mark, Ch.1 vv.1-9
installed for the Millennium
SNAPE PAROCHIAL CHURCH COUNCIL
|Curate||Rev. Bill||Sokolis||e: firstname.lastname@example.org t: 01728 768 136|
|The Rectory, Gt Glemham Road, Stratford St Andrew, Saxmundham, Suffolk, IP17 1LJ|
|Churchwarden||Brian||Boulton||Old School House, Farnham Road, Snape, IP17 1QW t: 01728 688 999|
|Secretary||Graham||Woodcock||e: email@example.com t: 01728 688 705|
|Treasurer||Alan||Edwards||e: firstname.lastname@example.org t: 01728 688 502|
|Benefice Adminstrator||Mrs Ann||Boulter||e: email@example.com t: 01728 831 485|
|Benefice Safeguarding Officers and the Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser are listed on the noticeboard inside the Church porch.|
|Benefice Facebook administered by …||Hannah||Pemberton||f: https://www.facebook.com/Alde-River-Benefice-109792137409312|
|If you'd like to offer anything by Monday for inclusion in next Sunday's Benefice news sheet, email firstname.lastname@example.org|
|DONATIONS for Snape Church's Building and Renovation Appeal are most welcome!
Cheques should be payable to "Snape PCC", and deposited in the money box in the Church or sent to the Churchwarden.
We also now have a contactless/cashless payment system (for credit/debit cards) installed in the Church — read about it here.
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If you would like to contribute to the mission and ministry of the Benefice of all seven Churches, please donate via BACS to ...
a/c name: ALDE RIVER BENEFICE sort code: 40-21-30 a/c no: 11430742
… or contact the Benefice Administrator (above) if you'd prefer to send a cheque.