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

Celebrated, Forgotten and Remembered: Sir James Thornhill and the Legacy of the Painted Hall

Dr Anya Matthews will discuss the Painted Hall, Greenwich (1707-26) at the annual Wren Talk in St Bride's Fleet Street on Wednesday 28th June at 7pm.

Dr Matthews is Research Curator for the Painted Hall conservation project at the Old Royal Naval College.

Part of the London Festival of Architecture.

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The Week Ahead At St Bride’s

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Tuesday 27th June

8:15 AM - Morning Prayer

11:30 AM - Memorial Service: Archie Pitcher

1:15 PM - Lunchtime Recital: Ellis Pecen - guitar

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

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

Wednesday 28th June

8:15 AM - Morning Prayer

1:15 PM - Holy Communion in the Crypt

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM - No 'Space for Silence' today

7:00 PM - Annual Wren Talk

Thursday 29th June

8:15 AM - Morning Prayer

3:30 PM - Memorial Service: Paul Hayes

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

Friday 30th June

8:15 AM - Morning Prayer

1:15 PM - Lunchtime Recital: Mark Murray - organ

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

Saturday 1st July

12:30 PM - 5:00 PM - Church open

2:30 PM - Wedding Service: Beth Bladon and Adam Green

Sunday 2nd July

11:00 AM - Choral Eucharist: Trinity III

5:30 PM - Choral Evensong

Monday 3rd July

8:15 AM - Morning Prayer

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

June 27

'You have learnt from God to love one another.' (Thessalonians 4: 9)

There is a special word for love which the New Testament writers use - agape. It describes the love God has for us and which we should reflect in our own lives: a self-giving love which doesn't seek to possess but to benefit the beloved. We are not only to love God but to love each other, and if you want a picture of that kind of love, read the thirteenth chapter of Paul's first letter to the Corinthians. Love is the greatest gift that God offers to us.

Lord, you have taught us that faith, hope and love abide, but the greatest of these is love. May we show this agape love to the world around us. Amen.

Holy Week & Easter 2017

St Bride's was delighted to welcome so many visitors and congregants during Holy Week and the Easter festival. Use our Listen Online service to catch up on a compilation of musical highlights from that period as we journey through services on Maundy Thursday, and the devotional hours of Good Friday, to the proclamation of Easter in the light of a new dawn on Easter Day.

St Bride's offers a varied and full programme of music throughout the year at our Sunday services performed by our professional church choir as well as hosting regular lunchtime recitals.

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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.

Recent services

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