The Abbey holds a daily service and you are most welcome to join us at any of our services. No tickets are required for any service. Please expect the services below marked * to be busy.

Key December services 2019 at Romsey Abbey

Sunday 1st December 6.30pmAdvent Sequence ‘from darkness to light’ *
A candlelit service with music … silence … darkness … lighting … and evocative bible passages.

Thursday 19th December 6.30pm – 9 Lessons and Carols (1) *
Readings with carols for choir and congregation.
This is the same service as Sunday 22nd December.

Sunday 22nd December 6.30pm – 9 Lessons and Carols (2) *
Readings with carols for choir and congregation.
This is the same service as Thursday 19th December.

Christmas Eve
9.15am – Morning Prayer and Holy Communion.
4pm – Christingle Nativity Service *
This year the Crib service is combining with Christingle! There will be a collection for The Children’s Society during this service.
11.30pm – Sung Eucharist (Midnight Mass) *

Christmas Day
8am – Holy Communion
10am – Sung Eucharist *
11.45am – Holy Communion BCP
Please note the Abbey closes at 4pm on Christmas Day.

Saturday 28th December 4pm – Holy Innocents Memorial Service
A service of remembrance for anyone affected by the loss of a baby, child or young person.

Key December services 2019 at St Swithun’s, Crampmoor

The morning services below have been relocated from the Abbey to St Swithun’s:
Tuesday 3rd December 9.15am,
Thursday 5th December 10am & 10.30am,
Tuesday 10th Dec 9.15am,
Thursday 12th December 10am & 10.30am

Sunday 22nd December 3pm – Carol Service
There is no 10am service at St Swithun’s on Sunday 22nd December.

Christmas Day
9am Holy Communion.