A beautiful 12th Century parish church serving the villages of Whaplode, Whaplode St. Catherine and Saracen's Head

- Part of the Elloe Stone Parishes


View of St. Mary's from the gate


The parish church of Saint Mary, Whaplode welcomes you to our website. Whatever your reason for coming here today we hope you find what you are looking for. You are also very welcome to get in touch with us by email or on the telephone. 


CORVID-19 UPDATE: Please note that at present all serviccoloures have been suspended until further notice. The church remains open daily for private prayer but Sunday services and Monday prayers will not be going ahead for the time being.  We will update this page when we are able to hold services once again. 


Who we are 

Our roots are ancient, but our outlook is modern. We are a Christian community seeking to live out our faith in service to the three village communities which make up our parish. 

We are a diverse group of people from many different walks of life, backgrounds and cultures. We enjoy gathering for worship and journeying together in our discipleship. We seek to be a place of welcome to all who come to us, whether you are a regular churchgoer or an occasional visitor. 

For enquiries about baptisms, weddings or funeral splease contact our Deanery Adminstrator, Mrs Caz Dennis. 

For safeguarding queries, please contact either the Vicar, Mrs Angela White (Churchwarden) or the Lincoln Diocesasan Safeguarding Advisor on 01522 50 40 81

Vicar: Rev'd Gareth Atha

01406 373142 



Churchwarden: Mrs Angela White 

07720 810532 



Deanery Administrator: Mrs Caz Dennis

01406 423460


Office Hours: Monday to Thursday, 9am to 1pm.  


Sun 21st Aug
Holy Communion
Sun 28th Aug
Morning Prayer
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