Online Worship Resources

The C of E website:  can take you to churches all over the country which are live-streaming services each week. It also has many resources for personal prayer, including 'Guidance on Spiritual Communion and Coronavirus'

Watch videos of Communion services from our neighbours at the Cogenhoe Benefice, (Revd Eddie Smith is our Rural Dean):

The Diocese of Peterborough screens their services at

Bishop Donald's message for us all:

Bishop Donald's weekly video on YouTube and on Facebook:

"Thought for the day" from Members of the Diocesan senior staff:

Listen and sing along to the hymn for the day -

Download the Daily Prayer app or Time to Pray app from your App Store which gives you services of prayer with set readings for the day.

BBC Radio 4 Prayer for the Day - Listen each day via the BBC Sounds App, here: or listen live on BBC Radio 4 at 5:43 each morning.

BBC Radio 4 Daily Service - Listen each day via the BBC Sounds App or listen live on BBC Radio 4 at 9:45 each weekday morning.

BBC Radio 2 Pause for Thought -  Listen each weekday on the BBC Sounds App, here: or live on BBC Radio 2 at 9:20am.

BBC Radio 2 Good Morning Sunday - Listen each Sunday on the BBC Sounds App, here or live on BBC Radio 2 each Sunday at 6:50am.

Songs of Praise - Watch on BBC Two at 1:15 each Sunday, or catch up on iPlayer.


The Archbishop of Canterbury has launched a free telephone line, Daily Hope, to give more people access to worship, prayer, and reflections while churches are closed. Daily Hope is available 24 hours a day. It provides Church of England prayers, hymns, and reflections for those who dial in. The number is 0800 8048044. 


Prayer resources:

An old-fashioned book! “How to pray” – a simple guide for normal people by Pete Greig, pub Hodder & Stoughton . Also available as an audiobook on Audible.

There are lots of apps for your smartphone or tablet to help you pray. Try some of these (they’re all free):

Lectio365 – produced by the 24-7 prayer organisation. A 10 minute “quiet time”- daily reading and reflection to listen to, and prayer time.
Time to Pray – prayer for during the day and the night-time service of Compline. Produced by the C of E.
Daily Prayer – the Church of England’s services of Morning Prayer, Evening Prayer and Night Prayer for each day
Pray as you go – a 10 minute meditative time to reflect on a short Bible passage, no books needed, you just listen and pray. Music ranges from Gregorian chant through Taizé songs, traditional hymns to more modern worship songs.

Virtual Worship Service Sheets
Service sheets to accompany virtual worship videos/zoom services