During the current COVID-19 situation, St Mary’s and St Leonard’s are open for Sunday worship as follows:

St Leonards 08:00 Holy Communion (BCP)
                        18:30 Evensong

St Mary’s 10:00 Parish Communion (Common Worship)
                              Family Service (normally 2nd Sunday) is followed by Holy Communion  (11:15)

Parish Communion at St Mary’s and Evensong at St Leonard’s are live streamed for those who are not part of the physical congregation and all these videos are available on our  Wallingford Team Ministry YouTube channel.

Daily Morning Prayer (Monday – Friday inclusive) is currently held on Zoom; if you wish to join, please contact rector@marylemore.co.uk for details.

St Mary’s is open for Private Prayer every Thursday 10:00 – 11:00 and this is followed by Holy Communion at 11:00, using Common Worship.

If you would like Revd David Rice to say a prayer for you at his regular Morning Prayer, please email him: rector@marylemore.co.uk

Please find below the Service Booklet for Sunday, which you may wish to use while watching an online service.


You are very welcome to join us at any of our services. We offer a variety of services to meet a range of needs. We also have special services at Easter, Advent and Christmas; for details of these services, see upcoming special events. Our accessibility statements can be found with our policies.

Our regular services are listed below and can also be found on our church calendar.


Holy Communion (8am), celebrated in the beautiful old church of St Leonard, using the Book of Common Prayer.

Our mid-morning services are held at St Mary’s in the centre of the town and are followed by time for refreshments and a chat:

Parish Communion (10am), following Common Worship liturgy, which gives the children an opportunity to attend JAM during the service. For more information on JAM see our Children & youth activities.

Family Service (normally 2nd Sunday, 10.15am) is preceded by activities for children of all ages (9:45am) and followed by Holy Communion (11.15am).

All Age Communion (normally 4th Sunday, 10am), where children and young people often contribute to the service, for example through readings, musical contributions or prayers, follows Common Worship liturgy.

Parish & All Age Communion are led by the Wallingford Parish Church Choir.

Of special note at St Leonard’s is a Choral Evensong service, most months, and a Sung Evensong on other Sundays; both services start at 6.30pm.

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Mid Week

The daily Morning Prayer, using Common Worship, provides a quiet, intimate and reflective environment for worship; held Mondays-Fridays at 8.30am in St Mary’s.

Finally, Holy Communion is held every Thursday at 11:00, using Common Worship, in St Mary’s.