Welcome to the Holsworthy Benefice Website.

  •    We are five Church of England parishes in and around Holsworthy, Devon

    Thank you for looking at this website, we hope you find it helpful.  

    All are welcome. 

    Worship and Prayer in the Holsworthy Benefice on Sundays

    9.30am Morning Worship - On Zoom  by phone or internet as follows


    To join by phone: 0131 460 1196

    ID  826 3346 0276  Password:  benefice

    11am Said Eucharist - Holsworthy Parish Church 

    9.30am at Pyworthy Parish Church on 1st (Eucharist) and 3rd (Morning Prayer) Sundays

    All are welcome at our churches and on Zoom for worship.  If you are well and are visiting a church building please follow the advise for your own safety and the safety of others. 

    If you are struggling with the pandemic or for any other reason, or would like more information please do be in touch.

    Yours in Christ 
    Mother Elizabeth

    Contact details;

        Mother Elizabeth Burke, Rector 
        Mobile:   07990 978 485    Phone: Holsworthy 255490
        Email:    elizabethmaburke@icloud.com




    Holsworthy Parish church is open during the day for personal prayer, on Sundays there is a service at 11am

    Face coverings must be worn by all those attending a place of worship. Tthey are mainly intended to protect other people, not the weare from coronavirus COVID-19 and that they are not a replacement for physical distancing
    and regular hand washing.

    Hand sanitizer is available in church.  Please remember to follow the social distancing guidance.

    Other worship and prayer on Zoom

    Tuesdays at 7pm Contemplative prayer on Zoom

    Wednesdays at 3pm Home Group on Zoom - Starting again on 14th Oct

    Join us on the internet by computer or iPad/tablet or by phone 

    Go to the ONLINE CHURCH page for more information

    It's easy to join in and everyone is welcome

    Please support the COVID-19 Mutual Aid



    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:

    • Holsworthy and Hollacombe -  Sue Bumby 01409 254 023 and Helen Young 01409 259 345
    • Bridgerule - Val Harris 01409 259 192 and Jacqueline Crocker 01288 381 534
    • Pyworthy with Pancrasweek  - Val Harris 01409 259 192
    • The link to the Diocesan Safeguarding Team’s contact details -https://exeter.anglican.org/resources/safeguarding/safeguarding-team/

    If you are a young person and you feel unhappy about something happening to you, you can call Childline on 0800 11 11.

    Each Parish in the Benefice has placed a copy of their Parochial Church Council (PCC) Safeguarding Statement Document HERE



    Rcent additions

    Holsworthy Parish

    Holsworthy Online Zoom Service

    Pretty Maid - St Peter's Fair

    Holsworthy Church Link Page in Historic England


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