Parish of Hempsted with
St Mary de Lode and St Mary de Crypt
St Mary de Crypt
St Mary de Crypt is known for its association with famous people – some of whom
became international superstars. These include Robert Raikes who founded the
Sunday School movement; George Whitefield who was a renowned preacher
responsible for the Evangelical Revival in the USA and with the Wesley brothers was one of the founders of Methodism; and Jemmy Wood, infamous for his penny
St Mary de Crypt Church and the adjoining Tudor Old Crypt Schoolroom have
undergone an exciting redevelopment programme known as Discover DeCrypt.
Discover DeCrypt will be a centre for Christian spirituality and heritage for children
and families. For more information go to www.discoverdecrypt.org.uk
Discover DeCrypt is open to the public 11.00am -
To contact the Discover DeCrypt Team directly tel: 01452 305235
Prayers for the City take place in Discover DeCrypt
each Friday at 1.00pm.
Coffee, Cake and Conversation takes place 11.00am -
every Friday in the Old Crypt Schoolroom. All are welcome.
If you are in the city, why not pop in for a coffee and a chat?