• Welcome to St. Margaret of Antioch, The Parish Church of Darenth 


    An inclusive and welcoming church where Christians have worshipped since 940AD and at which all can join with us in worship 

    Please explore our website to find out more about this beautiful and ancient church


  • ** We are now part of a single benefice with St Mary's Horton Kirby and St John's Sutton-at-Hone called the Darent Valley Benefice. See our services and events page for the usual service pattern but note the service times and venues often change so in case of doubt phone the Vicar **

    • The services in the benefice on Sunday 30th November (Advent Sunday) are as follows:

    9.30am at St Margaret's Darenth, Benefice Holy Communion (CW) for Advent Sunday

    3.00pm at St John's Sutton at Hone, Evensong (BCP) and blessing of the Smythe Tomb by James, Bishop of Rochester

    • The service on Wednesday 3rd December is as follows:

    9.30am at St Margaret's Darenth, Matins

    • The next Messy Church is on 13th December at 2pm at Sutton Court and the theme is a Messy Advent. 

    If you want to organise a wedding, a baptism, a funeral, or simply to visit any of our churches including one of the oldest churches in England then please contact the Vicar, the Revd. Nick Williams on:

    Telephone: 01322 227 153
    Email: father.nick@btinternet.com

    You can also follow us on twitter  - @darentbenefice 

    or on find us on Facebook - St Margaret Darenth

    Our Messy Church is on Facebook at 'Messy Church at MJM"