The Church of St. Peter and St Paul stands in a magnificent position dominating the approach to the village across the Levels from the North.
At night when floodlit it almost seems to hang in the sky. It is one of the oldest, and certainly the most impressive, building in the community which it has served for about seven centuries. The octagonal tower is unusual, though not unique, among Somerset Churches (there are others at Stoke St. Gregory and Barrington).
Its primary function is to witness to the glory of God, and it is a powerful reminder of the centrality of the Christian Gospel in our Somerset history.
Alfred's establishment of a first English Christian Kingdom began from the Island of Athelney a couple of miles to the north east more than eleven centuries ago.
In the twenty-first century the Church is maintained and used by a loyal and dedicated congregation who enjoy a rich tradition of worship, and work hard to maintain and enhance the beauty of this remarkable building.
Please feel free to join us at worship, to explore the richness of the building in your own time, or simply to use it for a time of private peace and reflection. You are always welcome.
9.15am to 12.00 noon
Now more time to browse, more time to peruse, more time for that bargain!
Please click on What's On above then Services this month.
..make vital roof repairs to the tower - just in time before all the Autumnal rain starts to pour down.
as part of their day off, they will join in with the Evensong service. Please join us for a vocal night extravaganza!
Over the coming weeks, more information on the church's finances will be on show.
Much excitement for all accountants in North Curry!
We wish her a speedy and full recovery. In her absence, should you need anything, please contact Mary or David Akerman. The treasurer will endeavour to sort out the magazine ... so that should be fun!
Planned Giving, by standing order, is a regular charitable payment (or pledge) to the church.
This type of giving to the church is an important and integral aspect of the church finances.
The majority of our income comes through gift donations through the planned giving scheme.
Donations pledges by standing order are easier to manager and administer, both for you and us.