Life Events

Latest update: September 27th 2020

We are now able to hold small marriage services and christenings in church with up to 15 people present, and funerals with up to 30 people present. We also have to observe physical distancing and put extra cleaning measures in place.

We are expecting further developments in the guidance about services as time goes by, so please contact us if you have any enquiries, and in the event of a funeral, the clergy and your chosen Funeral Director will be able to advise you at the time of bereavement as to what may be arranged.

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Your child's christening
At a christening your child is baptised. It is the first step in their amazing journey with God alongside their parents, godparents, friends, family and the Church. Read more about having a christening at St. John's.
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Your wedding in church
Getting married in church is personal, meaningful and spiritual, just as you want it to be. Discover all you need about having a marriage or blessing in St. John's in Farsley.
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Planning a funeral
We are here to help you through one of life’s most difficult times. A Church of England funeral is available to everyone, giving support before, during and after the service, for as long as it’s needed.
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