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[27 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]
Uganda Fire

Make your way to Malmesbury Abbey on Saturday 12th May 2012 at 7.30pm for songs, music, stories and testimonies from Kampala, Uganda as the passionate music and faith of Uganda Fire comes to North WIltshire. Contemporary rhythm, music and life as 21st century African fire fills a beautiful 12th century Abbey. Admission is free, come early to get a seat.

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[20 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]
Some Images from Holy Week 2012

To see the full set of photos from Holy Week, please visit our Facebook Page.

Sally Archer & Band

Sally Archer & Band

Sally Archer & Band

An interview with paleontologist Dr Mike Taylor

Mozart Requiem

Mozart Requiem

At the end of a long youth pilgrimage

Churches together Good Friday  service

Easter eve night vigil

Easter eve night vigil
To see the full set of photos from Holy Week, please visit our Facebook Page.

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[27 Feb 2012 | No Comment | ]
Fairtrade Fayre Sat 3 March 2012

Celebrate Fairtrade Fortnight with Malmesbury Abbey’s Fairtrade Fayre! 

Saturday 3rd March 10am-12pm at Malmesbury Abbey.

Join us for a morning of fun for all the family!
Sample our Fairtrade coffee and cakes at the cafe, have a go at some great games, create some crafts, try our chocolate-tasting, browse the stalls,  take our Fairtrade quiz, listen to local musicians, and learn about Fairtrade in Malmesbury and across the  globe.
Malmesbury Abbey is a Fairtrade Church. This event is sponsored by The Co-operative, Oxfam and Malmesbury Rocks.

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[9 Jan 2012 | No Comment | ]

Women Alive Programme Spring 2012

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[22 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]
Christmas 2011 Services & Special Events at Malmesbury Abbey

In one 24 hour period each year approximately 2000 people, young and old, local and traveller, pass through the doors of Malmesbury Abbey. We are walking in the footsteps of countless generations that have gone before us in the previous 800 years, we sing the carols that our ancestors sung and we listen to remarkable ancient texts telling the story again of the birth of Jesus—the Nativity.
This year at the Abbey you will find a candlelit Advent Carol Service, two Crib Services, a Children’s Nativity (pop along to Junior Church …

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[21 Sep 2011 | No Comment | ]

Resonate is a new community for 18-29 year olds at Malmesbury Abbey.  We will explore what it means to have a life as a Disciple and Pilgrim that resonates with Jesus. We will explore this together through creating a culture of courage and adventure to go to a place with Jesus we have never been before.
If you want to get involved on this journey email me, Lee Barnes, on [email protected]

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[13 May 2011 | No Comment | ]
Music for Autism

From Friday 10th June we will be holding a short Pentecost Festival at the Abbey – a short season of drama, sculpture, teaching, worship and music with a little bit of animation, dance and mime from New College Swindon who are bringing us a morality play. One highlight of the festival will undoubtedly be our concert in partnership with Music for Autism and the Orchestra of St Johns, conductor John Lubbock. On Wednesday June 22nd at 12 noon there will be a free concert specifically designed for young people with …

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[17 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]
Holy Week Festival 2011 Mini Blog UDATED 19/4/11

It was good to see the Riding Lights actors again as I'd bumped into them in the Whole Hog after Basketball on Thursday Night. And really great that some guys from from basketball came to see The Narrow Road. Very strong performance, great cast and some thoughtful theology behind the script. Memorable was the side-by-side depiction of Abraham preparing to sacrifice Isaac as Christ was praying and sweating blood in the Garden of Gethsemane, then crying out 'where's my scapegoat.' Also having Jesus and Barabbas bound back to back as …

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[21 Mar 2011 | No Comment | ]
Holy Week Festival 2011

Riding Lights Theatre Company open Malmesbury Abbey's 5th Holy Week Festival on the evening of Friday 15th April. An Art Exhibtion, live pop, soul, folk and classical music, the Birdcage Cafe, a Youth Pilgrimage, Luke Leighfield, Photography and Poetry, 24/7 prayer, all feature in a busy 10 days. You can pick up a colour brochure at the Abbey or read it online below.

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[4 Feb 2011 | No Comment | ]
DUST Youth Weekend Away

DUST 1-3 April 2011
"May you be covered in the dust of your rabbi."
worship/talks/games/campfires/marshmallows/walks/canoeing/groups/great food/cake/laughs/memories/more cake
A fantastic time away, the weekend away sees us take about 35 young people to Symonds Yat, Gloucestershire, a quality residential centre in the middle of nowhere! All members of Malmesbury Abbey Youth and their friends (if a teenager) are very welcome!  We've worked hard to keep the price as low as possible, and so hope as many people as possible will join us. Our ‘theme’ of DUST is based on discipleship. The follower of …

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