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   St John's Church  

Little Thornton

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We have been advised that our usual pattern of Sunday services and other mid-week gatherings must be put on hold. Unfortunately, until further notice there will be no public worship so do join us on-line.

Holy Week - Online services


Join us Mon, Tues and Weds evening on-line at 7.30pm for a service of quiet reflection and night prayer.

Maundy Thursday 9th April 7.30pm - Holy Eucharist

Good Friday 10th April Reflection 10.30am 

Easter Day 12th April - 6am Sunrise service

                      10.30am Easter Day Celebration

St John's On-line

Each Sunday morning at 10:30am, we will be live streaming a service.

As we are not able to hold a public gathering, you can join us from your home or from wherever you may be. 


Please log on to join our virtual congregation by clicking here


From this page you will be able to view this week's and previous services.

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Our Mission


Our mission is to share the love of God with all who live in Little Thornton....and beyond!



Thank you for visiting St John, Little Thornton online. You can read more about us and our church family on this site or why not come and visit us? We are a friendly, growing and diverse church in the community of Little Thornton where everyone is assured of a warm welcome. It would be lovely to meet you at one of our services or at the various activities throughout the week. 


If you would like to come and join us at one of our services but find it a little bit daunting coming in on your own, please contact Rev Jane who will arrange for someone to meet you. We look forward to seeing you.

 Read more about our vicar, Rev Jane here.​


St John's have adopted the House of Bishops ‘Promoting a Safer Church’ policy and the Parish Safeguarding Handbook, incorporating the House of Bishop’s Safeguarding Policy and Practice Guidance. For further details of our Parish and Diocesan Safeguarding arrangements please visit the Safeguarding page. Regionally, the Diocese of Blackburn has a safeguarding team, led by Sharon Hassall, the Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser. Her contact details are: telephone: 07711 485170 / 01254 503070. Email: sharon.hassall@blackburn.anglican.org

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