Welcome to St. Mary's

St Mary's Church is the Church of England Parish Church for Great Dunmow, an ancient North Essex town renowned for its Flitch Trials with a rapidly expanding population.

You can find details of our regular services below. 

Regular Service times:

9:00 am    
Holy Communion (Book of Common Prayer)
Morning Prayer on the 1st Sunday of the month

10:30 am            
Holy Communion (Common Worship)
All Age Holy Communion on the 1st Sunday of the month
Service of the Word on the 3rd Sunday of the month

9:30 am    
On the third Thursday of the month we have Morning Prayer, and on the other Thursdays of the month, we have Holy Communion (a short, said service).
After each Thursday morning service, we have Fellowship & Refreshments. Even if you can't come to the service, please come along at 10:15 for coffee/tea and a chat!

Morning Prayer is said on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays at St Mary’s at 8.30am and on Wednesdays at 8.45am at St Andrew’s. Evening Prayer is said at St Mary’s at 4.45pm on most weekday evenings (please check the notices). These short times of prayer are open to all.

For further information, please contact our Parish Office or our Churchwardens.  You can find their details on our Contact page.

You can see more about what we do on our Facebook page and Twitter feed.

On the right, you will see our Twitter feed (@StMarysDunmow) and calendar which lists service times and news of church activities and events.

We are committed to the safeguarding, care and nurture of everyone within our community.  

The PCC has adopted the Church of England’s policies and best practice on safeguarding which may be found on the Church of England’s website.


Our Parish Safeguarding Officer is Mrs Sarah Jeffrey, who may be contacted on 01371 875753 or by email (administrator@stmarysgreatdunmow.org.uk)