7th July: Withburga Service at St. Nicholas

7th July 2019: Withburga Service at St. Nicholas

Following the Parish Communion, everybody processed to Withburga's well, following the Crucifer, Trudy Hobbs. 

      

The well had been beautifully decorated, once more, by Sue Barker.

       

Once down by the well, Sally said ptayers, before adding salt to the water, as a sign that God will cleanse and purify us. Sally then blessed  the water in thewell. Derrick Watts then drew the water from the well for the 'sprinkling'

    

Sally and James then 'sprinkled' the water from the well over the attending congregation. The service finished with a blessing.


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