The Church of England a Christian presence in the villages of Abbess Roding, Beauchamp Roding, Leaden Roding and White Roding.

The South Rodings is a Parish made up of four Essex villages with four Parish Churches and a population of 1350 located in the west of the Chelmsford Diocese in the Deanery of Dunmow & Stansted. The four Churches are St Edmund Abbess Roding, St Botolph Beauchamp Roding, St Michael & All Angels Leaden Roding and St Martin White Roding.


From 17th April 2017, the South Rodings are in interregnum until a new Parish Priest is appointed. Services continue as normal and details can be found here. If you need to get in touch with us or have any enquiries please contact us via the details on the Contact Us page.


 Leaden Roding East Window


Abbess Roding NaveWhite Roding Font

Upcoming events

Fifth Sunday in Lent

Sunday 18 March 2018

09.30am Holy Communion (BCP) at Leaden Roding

11.00am All Age Worship at Abbess Roding

Palm Sunday Service

Sunday 25 March 2018

10.30am Holy Communion at Leaden Roding for all four Churches followed by Annual Parochial Church Meeting.

Contact Information

17 Horsecroft
Abbess Roding