St Leonard's Church

Welcome to the parish of Hythe, in Kent, with its parish church of St Leonard, Holy Cross church and St Michael's Methodist - Anglican Church Centre

St Leonard's Church on Oak Walk Hythe is open daily from 8.30am to 5.30pm

Sunday Services 

Sometimes the time of a service may be different on a particular Sunday, so please click here to check the Weekly Notices to see if there is a variation.

8.00am Holy Communion said (Book of Common Prayer) 

9.30am Eucharist

6.30pm Choral Evensong

Live streaming service

We livestream services from a fixed point camera in the church. This means that you can join a service as it happens from the web browser on your computer. 

To join a service click here and the Order of Service for our 09.30 service is here.


  There are several ways you may support the church financially.

 We are a community of faith and hope but it is financial support

 that enables us to survive as a Church of England parish.

To donate to St Leonard's click here

Weekday Services in St Leonard's

We meet for Morning Prayer by Zoom every day at 9 a.m. except Sunday, and the text we use is here

We also meet in St Katherine's chapel for Evening Prayer at 5pm, the text can be found here

If you have a smartphone or tablet, and would like to use the Church of England's app for daily prayer, you'll find it here.

In the traditional language of the Book of Common Prayer and the Authorised Version of the Bible:
Today's Morning PrayerEvening Prayer and Compline (at night).

In the contemporary language of Common Worship and the New Revised Standard Version of the Bible:

Today's Morning PrayerEvening Prayer and Compline (at night).  

New Group starting in September!

For details of the OSSUARY (CRYPT) click on the menu on the left

Springtime view of St Leonard's church

St Leonard's is known as the church with the bones and is famous for its ossuary or Crypt. 

Please use the menu links on the left to find out more in general about our churches, our services, and our programme of music and events, promoted by the Friends of St Leonard's Church. 

If you are anxious about being isolated and alone, or in any kind of trouble, please get in touch with one of the Churchwardens   by phone or email.

The Parish of St Leonard, Hythe 

Oak Walk 



CT21 5DN