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

Deanery Walks - Together with Christ

Saturday 21 October 2017

The final Deanery walk of 2017 will start and end at the parish church of St Mary, Church Lane, Birchanger.  Meet at 9am for an hours walk, followed by refreshments and a short service.  ...

Nineteenth Sunday after Trinity

Sunday 22 October 2017

09.30am Holy Communion (CW) at Leaden Roding

11.00am All Age Worship at Abbess Roding

Contact Information

17 Horsecroft
Abbess Roding