Welcome to the website for St John the Divine
Whether you are new to the village, new to the church or just curious about us, we offer a warm welcome to our services. We hope you'll take a look around our website, get a taste of what we are about as a church and feel comfortable enough to pay us a visit in person. We seek to nurture Christian faith, sharing the love of God locally and globally.
St John's is the Parish Church for Menston and Burley Woodhead and is part of the Diocese of West Yorkshire and the Dales. It has been a place of worship since 1871. The church is usually open between 10am and 4pm Monday to Saturday for quiet prayer and reflection. The news sheet gives details of services and activities for the coming week.
- Commemoration of the start of the Battle of the Somme Friday 1 July 11am.
Short service in church followed by refreshments and a display recognising the tragic losses.
- Summer Fair ~ Saturday 2 July 2 - 4.30pm.
To be held in the grounds of Menston Primary School.