Flowers in Church

In Ss. Simon & Jude, Cockshutt, the altar flowers (also known as Chancel flowers) are placed behind the altar table, on the marble reredos (in some churches they are placed adjacent to the altar). Altar flowers play an important part in our act of worship as they are an offering of thanksgiving to God.  The … Continue reading Flowers in Church

Benefice Eucharist – January 29th, 2023

Turning Water into Wine A bright and cloudless morning it may have been, but the brisk chill reminded us that we are still in the depths of winter!  Undaunted, there were many congregants from across the Benefice who attended today’s Benefice Eucharist at Ss Simon & Jude Cockshutt.  With the season of Epiphany nearing its … Continue reading Benefice Eucharist – January 29th, 2023