Diocese of Carlisle

St Oswald, CA10 1DQ

St Oswald, Kirkoswald: St Oswald
St Oswald’s Church, Kirkoswald, CA10 1DQ

Ordinary people seeking together to follow and serve Jesus - in the community, and for the community. You are welcome to our services and other events. Do feel welcome to join us!

For information about services and other events: see the 'Services and events' heading on the menu list. Our service times vary- so always check under 'one off events' as well as 'regular events'.

Churchwardens to contact on general matters are: Michael Watts (01768 898688) and Richard Bottom (01768 870708).  FOR ENQUIRIES ABOUT BAPTISMS, WEDDINGS AND FUNERALS contact Rev. Katharine Butterfield 01768 898176. Email: kmbutterfield@btinternet.com  (Day off: Monday.)

For Safeguarding: To ensure that we keep everyone safe, we have a Parish Safeguarding Officer, who does what is needed to keep children and vulnerable people safe. For St. Oswald's church this is:Kevin Turpin, telephone 07942 491114, email: kevinturpin61@hotmail.com  For more information see 'Safeguarding' on the menu list.

St Oswald's is in a group (or benefice) of 4 churches; the other churches in the group are: St Nicholas, Lazonby, All Saints, Renwick, and St Cuthberts, Great Salkeld. If there is no service at this church, please check the other churches in the group.

You can also visit the East of Eden mission community website which has information on several churches in our area, including our own, in a different format:  http://www.eastofedenmc.org.uk


  • Joint churches Benefice Service

    United Holy Communion in one of the churches in the Benefice.

    Every Sunday at 10 a.m. for 60 minutes

    Common worship






  • Friday morning prayers to bless our local community

    On Friday mornings, for just half an hour, we meet to pray God’s blessings on our local community, through Jesus. This starts at 9 a.m., and we are outside if the weather allows! This occurs at the Methodist Manse, opposite the Methodist chapel, but is open to anybody. All over the country similar groups are praying at the same time. Do join us! Contact Keith and Elizabeth Speck for more details: 01768 898257 or keithspeck1@googlemail.com

    Every Friday at 9 a.m. for 30 minutes


  • "Kettle Calling" at Kirkoswald every Friday - drink, chat and meet people.

    Come along for a drink and a chat; meet friends and neighbours.
    Everyone welcome, including babies and children.
    If you require transport, please phone: Andy 01768896040
    For further details and information please phone: Katherine 01768898176
    An East of Eden Mission Community initiative

    Every Friday at 10:30 a.m. for 90 minutes

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