St Bride's, Fleet Street is a warm and welcoming Christian community, and one of the most famous and most fascinating historic churches in Central London. 

St Bride's is known worldwide as the Journalists' Church, offering a spiritual home to all who work in the media. However, our ministry extends to everyone who lives and works within our parish, and to the thousands of visitors who come to us every year. Our beautiful Wren church provides a place of peace and a spiritual haven in the heart of the city for all who come. With one of the best professional choirs in the country, we are also well known for the outstanding quality of our music and of the worship we offer.

A place of Christian worship for 1500 years, we continue to proclaim the love of God here today. Whether journalist, tourist, City resident or worker, you will always be made very welcome.Alison Joyce

"Brexit, Trump and the politics of fear: is populism here to stay?"

St Bride's is delighted to welcome NICK CLEGG MP for the Tom Olsen Lecture on Wednesday 29th March at 7pm.

With the backdrop of Brexit, increasing attention is being drawn to the politics of identity, populism and nationalism in the world. Drawing on his personal experiences in politics and government, Nick will explore how liberals and those who believe in the politics of reason and moderation can rise to the new challenges of the 21st century.

Further Information & Buy Tickets Online

The Week Ahead At St Bride’s

February 2017
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 1 2 3 4 5

Thursday 23rd February

8:15 AM - Morning Prayer

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM - Space for Silence

Friday 24th February

8:15 AM - Morning Prayer

11:00 AM - Funeral Service: Albert Foster

1:15 PM - Lunchtime Recital: Paul Carr - organ

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM - Space for Silence

Saturday 25th February

10:00 AM - 3:30 PM - Church open

Sunday 26th February

11:00 AM - Choral Eucharist: Sunday before Lent

5:30 PM - Choral Evensong with Sermon in Music

Monday 27th February

8:15 AM - Morning Prayer

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM - Space for Silence

Tuesday 28th February

8:15 AM - Morning Prayer

1:15 PM - Lunchtime Recital: Marie Schreer – violin, Cécilia Coullet – piano

2:15 PM - 3:45 PM - Guided Tour

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM - Space for Silence

Wednesday 1st March

8:15 AM - Morning Prayer

1:15 PM - Ash Wednesday: Choral Eucharist with Imposition of Ashes

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM - Space for Silence

February 23

"The people raised their hands and answered Amen!" (Nehemiah 8: 6)

If you enjoy visiting old churches you may have been struck by the atmosphere of prayer that seems to seep out of the stones of the building. When we are feeling weak and vulnerable it is encouraging to remember the prayers of so many people who have worshipped God down the centuries, and add our 'Amen' to theirs.

Lord, we thank you for the witness of so many people down the centuries. May our prayers blend with theirs, and may we find strength as we remember their faithfulness. Amen.

St Bride's regularly records services and makes them available to Listen Online.

We have built up a wonderful archive and our St Bride's Live label allows us to gather together some of these special musical moments.

Buy Now
BUY NOW: £10
(download MP3 only)

Drawn from the many wedding and memorial services that we host throughout the year, the tracks show the breadth of repertoire our professional choir performs - from the great choral classics, to our own arrangements of popular numbers, via the operatic classics.

We hope you enjoy it.Further details →

NewsView full archive

Multimedia

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.

Recent services

View full archive