St Francis


St Francis is are carefully re-opening to public worship with services at 6pm on Sunday, and 10am Thursday.

There will will be no physical sharing of the peace, and Communion will be given standing, in one kind, dropped into the hands.

More information may appear in our Newsletter and on Facebook.

St Francis Church is a small church situated on Schneider Road, Barrow-in-Furness, with a distinctive spire topped with a weather vane in the form of a fish.

The church is part of the parish of St Matthew with
St Francis, and serves the communities of Ormsgill, the Schneider Estate and the Cemetery Cottages and beyond to Parkside near the former church of St Matthew.

St Francis – on (click to visit their page)

The church may be relatively small, but we are friendly and faithful, and pleased to welcome anyone to join our worship and prayer.

Regular Services

Sunday9amFamily EucharistFirst Sunday of each month
Sunday9amSung Holy CommunionSecond to fourth Sunday of each month.
5th Sunday joint service (at St Francis or St James) – please check calendar to confirm venue.
Thursday10amHoly CommunionHoly Communion
with laying on of hands and prayer for healing