St Mary's Huish Episcopi

   Parish of Huish Episcopi cum Langport 

Join a group on Monday Evenings 7 pm for  Word for the Week, considering and discussing the Bible readings for the following Sunday. Location usually the Rectory, Huish at 7.00 pm.Next meeting 27th January

Food Bank We have collected food for several years. Winter time is so important, soups, canned foods, baby foods and items for personal hygiene such as toilet paper. Please leave at the back of St. Mary's church. 

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A special concert unique to St. Mary's by three Russian virtuoso musicians skilled in piano, balalaika and violin Friday 31 January 7.30 pm.

N.B. Bell Ringing on 1st February. There is a pre-planned practice session by Ilminster ringers at St. Mary's from 3.00-4.30 pm. It has nothing to do with current political machinations - just enjoy. 

Forthcoming services at St. Mary's Huish Episcopi 

26th January Third Sunday after the Epiphany

8.00 am Holy Communion#

11.00 am Informal Service - Dementia Friendly (followed by lunch at the rectory)

2nd February Presentation of Christ in the Temple (Candlemas)

8.00 am Benefice Holy Communion# at High Ham

9.15 am Sung Holy Communion*

 #BCP Historic Book of Common Prayer  *Common Worship, modern style of English and Worship


Every Thursday, 10am, St Mary’s, Huish Episcopi 

Quiet communion service with a chance to stop afterwards for a coffee & chat

Other services in the Benefice:  

Friday 24th January

Holy Communion 3.00 pm at the Village Hall, Aller

Sunday 26th January

5.30 Evensong for Candlemas


SAFEGUARDING : This church takes the protection of children and vulnerable adults seriously.  Our Benefice Safeguarding Officer is TAMMY PERKINS. Please contact her with any Safeguarding concerns by email : tammy13perkins@gmail.comYou will find our Safeguarding Policy on the Safeguarding Page of this website.  Our Diocesan Safeguarding Team also offers advice on Reporting Concerns or Abuse – here:

-Greeting Cards on Sale in St Mary's

Cards featuring all the Stained Glass Windows of St Mary's Church plus other images are on sale in the church. Also notelets with sketches of St Mary's from the East and the South . 

Many thanksAll proceeds go to St Mary's Church.

Still available for sale: a few First Edition Prints of a Local Map 
This is a piece of unique artwork covering the area of Huish Episcopi, Langport and Wearne, 
painted by Clive Sills of Huish Episcopi
to commemorate the Queen's Diamond Wedding Anniversary. 
Are you new to the area? 

Perhaps we can help with information or help get you connected.Use enquiries to make initial contact we can give you an information pack. 


The Benefice Administrator is Sarah Cox.  
Her location is the Benefice Office, The Rectory, Huish Episcopi, TA10 9QR.

Administration Office Opening Hours: Monday - Thursday 9.00am until 2pm

tel. 01458 251881 or email:

St Mary's Church is normally open from 7.00 am until dusk or later Sunday to Friday, Saturdays opening is around 9.00 am and closure around 5.00 pm.


Our Area Churches

The Benefice, Rector Jess Pitman includes:

St Mary's, Huish Episcopi cum Langport; 
St Andrew's Aller; and St Andrew's High Ham 

Levels Arc Benefice, Vicar Jane Twitty, includes:

Holy Trinity, Long Sutton; St Catherine's, Drayton; St Peter and St Paul's, Muchelney; 

St John the Baptist, Pitney.                        

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