Hello and welcome

St. Mary's Church

Welcome to the Parish of Goring-by-Sea, Worthing, West Sussex.

We are Christ-centred, growing in faith, love and service.

The parish hosts two Anglican churches; St. Mary's and St. Laurence's, and is home to nearly 8000 people.

Our church family is a lively and assorted community of people of various ages with a real desire to know God better and respond to his amazing love by serving our local community and beyond.

We would love to meet you.

You will be made most welcome.

What's on?


Nov
7
Wed
Armistice Centenary Exhibition
Nov 7 – Nov 18 all-day
Nov
11
Sun
Armistice Centenary Exhibition
Nov 11 @ 10:00 am – Nov 18 @ 4:00 pm
Nov
12
Mon
Armistice Centenary Exhibition
Nov 12 – Nov 23 all-day
Nov
13
Tue
Armistice Centenary Exhibition
Nov 13 – Nov 24 all-day
Nov
14
Wed
Armistice Centenary Exhibition
Nov 14 – Nov 25 all-day
Nov
15
Thu
Armistice Centenary Exhibition
Nov 15 – Nov 26 all-day
Nov
16
Fri
Armistice Centenary Exhibition
Nov 16 – Nov 27 all-day
Nov
17
Sat
Armistice Centenary Exhibition
Nov 17 – Nov 28 all-day
Games Afternoon (St Laurence’s church hall)
Nov 17 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Nov
18
Sun
Armistice Centenary Exhibition
Nov 18 – Nov 29 all-day

What we're doing...

Armistice Centenary Exhibition


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Appointment of New Incumbent

It was announced on 14th October that The Reverend Keith Littlejohn, currently Priest-in-Charge of Bolney & Cowfold, has been appointed as our new Vicar.  We are delighted to hear this and look forward to welcoming Keith and his wife Laura … Continued



Goring Parish News

With all of the latest news and forthcoming events, be sure to read the latest issue...

On our Facebook...

St Mary's and St Laurence's Churches, Parish of Goring-by-Sea, West Sussex

St Mary's and St Laurence's Churches, Parish of Goring-by-Sea, West SussexMonday, November 12th, 2018 at 6:37pm

Due to lack of interest the wine tasting evening on the 24th November is cancelled.

St Mary's and St Laurence's Churches, Parish of Goring-by-Sea, West Sussex

St Mary's and St Laurence's Churches, Parish of Goring-by-Sea, West SussexMonday, November 12th, 2018 at 11:08am

This beautiful new banner has arrived in St Mary's this morning.

Getting Married?

Wedding Day

We love weddings and are proud to perform wedding ceremonies throughout the year.

We know that marriage is an exciting and busy time and our highly experienced team will help make your special day a success.

Christian marriage is both a religious and family celebration and everyone has the right to be married in the parish where they live or regularly attend worship.

If you are considering a wedding or blessing in our parish, please visit here...

For everyone born of God overcomes the world. This is the victory that has overcome the world, even our faith.