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The Shelswell Group of Parishes

The Shelswell Group of Parishes aims to bring people closer to God, and to show the love of Jesus Christ and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit to everyone

Church of St Michael & All Angels


The Church of St Michael and All Angels, Finmere is a member of the Shelswell group of parishes.

St Michael & All Angels church is situated in a slightly elevated position, up a small track, off the "Y" junction formed by Valley road, Fullwell road and Water Stratford road. See the Benefice map

The original church was built in the 13th. century, but the current church dates back to the 14th century.
The church features a unique 17th century clock housed in the bell tower.
The church also contains an organ, manufactured between 1799 - 1822, details of which may be found in the National Pipe Organ Register

In 2005, treasure was discovered, long forgotten in the bottom of a cupboard in the Vestry. The 'treasure' is now held for display in the Treasury, Christ Church Cathedral.

bookletA 20 page booklet detailing a brief history of the church, written by Alan D. Jones and Anita Bilbo, is available in the church.

Our Services in Finmere
Sunday 2nd June Sunday 9th June Sunday 16th June Sunday 23rd June Sunday 30th June

'Father Afield'
Father's Day BBQ
Village Hall
Holy Communion
Benefice Service

Church normal opening hours: Daily 10.00am. - 4.00pm.

yr2000 congregation

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