Welcome to our Church!

Welcome to our church. St Mary Magdalene, Great Hampden is a well-loved parish church serving Great Hampden and the surrounding villages. We are made up of people of different ages and backgrounds who enjoy being a part of the life of our church. We come together to give thanks to God every Sunday at 11.15am, and we invite you to join us!

Visit our sister church Holy Trinity, Prestwood.

Christmas Services


6.00pm December 17th Christmas Carol Service
11.15am December 24th Christmas Eve Christingle Service
11.15am December 25th Family Communion for Christmas Day

Everyone is very welcome at all or any of our Christmas services in our beautiful church and we look forward to seeing you there. As usual we will return to the Hampden Arms for carol singing and festive cheer so please come and join us on Tuesday December 19th at 7.30pm. There is no service at 11.15am on December 17, and there is no Midnight Mass at Great Hampden. There will be Midnight Mass at Holy Trinity, Prestwood at 11.00pm.

Sunday by Sunday, Summer 2017

Here's the service pattern for the Autumn.

1st October Parish Communion
8th October Morning Prayer
15th October Morning Prayer (BCP)
22nd October Morning Prayer
29th October Morning Prayer (BCP)
5th November United Benefice Confirmation Service Service at 10.00am
at Holy Trinity Prestwood HP16 0HJ
12th November Morning Prayer for Remembrance
19th November Morning Prayer (BCP)
26th November Parish Communion
3rd December Family Service
10th December Morning Prayer (BCP)
17th December Carol Service at 6.00pm
24th December Christingle Family Service
31st December Parish Eucharist

Other Services

19th November Service of Personal Remembrance
  at 4.00pm at Holy Trinity Prestwood
25th December Family Communion Service