Celebrate the Spirit of Christmas at St Bride's!

Christmas at St Bride's is not only the busiest time of the year for us, but also one of the most significant seasons of the Christian calendar. During our many services we have in store, as always, a feast of exquisite and uplifting choral music; the opportunity to sing our favourite Christmas carols; and the chance to discover anew the power of that most famous story: the tale of a child born in a stable, two thousand years ago, marking the dawn of new light and new hope in our troubled world.
Full Advent & Carol Service Listing →
Quick Links: Advent Carols · Crib Service
Ceremony of Carols · Nine Lessons & Carols · Fleet Street Carols · Midnight Mass · Christmas Day

st_brides_baptism.jpg

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. Whether journalist, tourist, City resident or worker, you will always be made welcome.
Alison Joyce, Rector of St Bride's

The Week Ahead At St Bride’s

August 2017
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
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 29 30 31 1 2 3

Monday 18th December

8:15 AM - Morning Prayer

6:30 PM - Carol Service: Journalists' Carols

Tuesday 19th December

8:15 AM - Morning Prayer

11:30 AM - Carol Service: Unilever

6:00 PM - Carol Service: Thomson Reuters

Wednesday 20th December

8:15 AM - Morning Prayer

1:00 PM - Carol Service: Crowe Clark Whitehill

1:15 PM - Holy Communion in the Crypt

6:45 PM - Carol Service: The Times and The Sunday Times

Thursday 21st December

8:15 AM - Morning Prayer

12:00 PM - Carol Service: Fleet Street Carols 1

5:00 PM - Carol Service: Fleet Street Carols 2

Friday 22nd December

8:15 AM - Morning Prayer

Saturday 23rd December

There are no services or events today

Sunday 24th December

11:00 AM - Choral Eucharist: Christmas Eve

5:30 PM - Choral Evensong

11:30 PM - Choral Eucharist for Christmas Eve

December 18

"What will this child turn out to be?" (Luke 1: 66)

Just before the account of Jesus' birth the Gospels tell us of the birth of John the Baptist. He will be faithful to God and will look forward to the ministry of Jesus. Meanwhile he waits patiently and prepares to fulfil his mission. The Spirit is always active in our lives and invites us to look forward to the good things God has planned.

Lord, like John help us to look forward with expectation, trusting in your faithful promises, that we may be signs of your presence in the world. Amen.

NewsView full archive

St Bride's @

In Memoria

Recent Memorial Services

View full archive


Multimedia

Video: Advent & Christmas at Bride's

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

Advent & Christmas Events