Lent, Holy Week & Easter at St Bride's

Lent is the season of preparation for the life-changing events of Holy Week and Easter.  It is a time when we are invited to reflect on who and what we are, to set time aside to re-evaluate our priorities and our life's journey, and to remember our need of God's love and grace.

Holy Week is not merely another story to be told; rather, it is a reality to be inhabited. It is extraordinary; it is powerful; it is life-transforming.

Join us here at St Bride's for our Holy Week services, to share in this remarkable series of events. Further Information...

The Week Ahead At St Bride’s

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Sunday 29th March

11:00 AM - Choral Eucharist: Palm Sunday

5:30 PM - Choral Evensong

Monday 30th March

8:30 AM - Morning Prayer

11:30 AM - Memorial Service: Brian Williams

Tuesday 31st March

8:30 AM - Morning Prayer


3:00 PM - 4:30 PM - Public Tour

Wednesday 1st April

8:30 AM - Morning Prayer

1:15 PM - Holy Communion in the Crypt

Thursday 2nd April

8:30 AM - Morning Prayer

6:00 PM - Choral Eucharist: Maundy Thursday

Friday 3rd April

8:30 AM - Morning Prayer

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM - Good Friday Devotions: Pergolesi's Stabat Mater

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM - Good Friday Devotions: At the foot of the Cross - An hour of devotion


2:00 PM - 3:00 PM - Good Friday Devotions: Stainer's Crucifixion

Saturday 4th April

There are no services or events today

March 28

"You are part of a building that has the apostles for its foundation." (Ephesians 2: 20)

Within the Christian community there should be no rigid hierarchies. All of us have our place in God's household, where we relate equally to Jesus the cornerstone of the building. Our society is still very stratified, and most big organisations have a hierarchy where people are ranked according to job and status. Jesus isn't interested in hierarchies: we all share in the one Spirit. That's why it is so affirming to be part of God's diverse community.

Lord, help us to take our place in your community of love; may we speak words of welcome to newcomers, and work together to build your kingdom. Amen.

Our New Rector!

On Monday 3rd November the Reverend Canon Dr Alison Joyce was installed as Rector of St Bride's Church at a Service of Institution and Induction by the Bishop of London.

"Alison brings intellect, energy, a strong commitment to pastoral care and a profound spirituality to St Bride's and will continue the long tradition of outstanding Rectors", said The Very Rev'd John Hall, Dean of Westminster and Patron of St Bride's.

Wash the Face of an Angel

St Bride's needs at least £200,000 to restore and maintain its beautiful interior.

The Wash the Face of an Angel campaign is part of our Community Appeal which aims to let you become personally involved in helping safeguard the church's future by sponsporing the cleaning and restoration of items within the church.

Find out how you can help...

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Video: Watch An Introduction to St Bride's

St Bride's regularly webcast choral services for you to Listen Online. Most recent webcasts:-

In Memoria

As the church of the media & the press, St Bride's has hosted a great many services commemorating the lives of those who have striven to inform and entertain us.

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