The Week of Prayer for Christian Unity is 18th – 25th January 2020 On Sunday 26th January at 6.30 pm there will be a combined Churches Together service in place of Choral Evensong. We are delighted that The Rt Revd Debbie Sellin, Suffragan Bishop of Southampton will be the guest preacher.More »

Sunday 5th January 2020, 10 am. At this service, we celebrate Epiphany, with the Three Kings. It will also mark the launch of the celebrations of 900 years of our Norman Abbey Church. As we think about the gifts of the Three Kings and the Gift of the Abbey, we also collect gifts that supporters of the Romsey Children’s Society will distribute throughout the year to the following groups: Romsey Young Carers, Family Support Group, Youth in Romsey and Allsorts Disability Group. Donations of new and unwrapped gifts are appreciated which will be offered up during this service. Gifts for teenagers e.g. toiletries, books, games wouldMore »

Saturday 28th December 2019, 4 pm. A service for anyone affected by the loss of a baby, child or young person. Refreshments will be available after the service. There will be no Evening Prayer on this day.More »

Christmas Eve, 4 pm at Romsey Abbey Our Christingle service will take place as part of the Nativity Crib Service at 4 pm on Christmas Eve. During the service, there will be a collection in aid of The Children’s Society. Children are welcome to come dressed in nativity costumes or to borrow one of ours.More »

A change to the Tuesday and Thursday morning services this week. Tuesday 10th December, the 9.15 am morning service is relocated from the Abbey to St Swithun’s, Crampmoor. Thursday 12th December, a combined service of Morning Prayer & Holy Communion will take place at 10.30 am at St Swithun’s, Crampmoor. There will be no 10 am service. These services return to the Abbey next week.    More »

Once again this year there are two opportunities to join us for this popular service with carols for choir and congregation. Thursday 19th December 2019 at 6.30pm AND Sunday 22nd December 2019 at 6.30pm. Both services will be the same. Everyone is welcome.More »

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 6.30pm – Advent 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 CarolsMore »

Thursday Choral Evensong now takes a break and will be replaced by Evening Prayer at 5.30pm until it resumes in the New Year.More »

The 9.15am Tuesday and 10am/10.30am Thursday Abbey services for the first two weeks of December 2019  will be relocated to St Swithun’s. If you need assistance with transport please contact the Parish Office R. 513125. These services return to the Abbey from Tuesday 17th December 2019.More »

On Sunday 24th November 2019, after 10am coffee, we are holding the first of a monthly update meeting relating to our new service developments. We have introduced a question box at the back to the Abbey and all are welcome to write questions or comments at any time.More »