• “Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength . . .

    Love your neighbour as yourself. There is no commandment greater than these.”

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    We are a small church with a big heart and a faithful congregation, set at the centre of a beautiful village within West Sussex. We know that our very souls can feel restless without love, hope and peace.

    God loves you for being you, God created you as a unique, special, individual we’d absolutely love to welcome YOU and your family to St Mary’s Church with open arms. We shall help your spirit soar, your heart to sing and your soul to find rest. You will come to know that you are Redeemed by God's love and grace through his Son Jesus Christ.

    St Mary's takes its Safeguarding responsibilities seriously. Click here to view our Safeguarding pages.

    Every prayer and blessing

    Fr Stephen, Diane Bennett and Patrick Higham

    Rector and Churchwardens,St Mary's, West Chiltington


    O God, who on this day, through your Only Begotten Son, have conquered death
    and unlocked for us the path to eternity, grant, we pray, that we who keep
    the solemnity of the Lord’s Resurrection may, through the renewal brought by your Spirit,
    rise up in the light of life.
    Through our Lord Jesus Christ, your Son,
    who lives and reigns with you in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
    God, for ever and ever.


    Almighty God, from whom all thoughts of truth and peace proceed:
    kindle, we pray, in the hearts of all, the true love of peace and guide with your pure and peaceable wisdom those who take counsel for the nations of the earth
    that in tranquillity your kingdom may go forward, till the earth is filled with the knowledge of your love; through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord, who is alive and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen


    St Mary's is working alongside Sanctuary Foundation,

    Churches Ukraine Humanitarian Sponsorship.

    offer of support email: stmarys.westchiltington@outlook.com

    Thank you for supporting in this important ministry.

    We are also collecting money to support the Humanitarian Aid for Ukraine, all money collected shall be donated equally between the British Red Cross and Save the Children.


    St Mary’s is a Village Church it is a place where you can find rest and peace.

    Encounter God within the stillness of our Village Church

    join the Church family at any of these services.



    8:00am Book of Common Prayer Eucharist

    10:00am Parish Eucharist - 1st Sunday - Family Eucharist

    4pm Church 'Fresh Expression' with St Mary's Band3rd Sunday of the Month



    9:30am Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament

    10am Book of Common Prayer Eucharist



    9:30am Rosary (during Lent Stations of the Cross)

    10am Said Eucharist

    Healing Mass - 1st Thursday

    Monthly Requiem - 4th Thursday


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