Welcome to St Bride's

During the interregnum we are pleased to welcome Bill Wilson.

Ordained in Manchester, Bill now lives in Brighton with his wife Anne. He retired in 2010 after 17 years at St James, Paddington during which time he also served as Area Dean of Westminster and a member of the Diocesan Advisory Comittee for the care of Churches.

Since then he has covered other interregnums at St Andrew-by-the-Wardrobe and St Michael's Cornhill. Amongst his interests, Bill lists 19th century church architecture, campanology and 'church-crawling'.

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The Week Ahead At St Bride’s

September 2014
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Tuesday 2nd September

1:15 PM - Lunchtime Recital: Ann Hooley - violin, Elizabeth Turnbull - viola

3:00 PM - Public Tour

Wednesday 3rd September

3:00 PM - Choral Evensong for IFAJ Congress

Thursday 4th September

There are no services or events today

Friday 5th September

1:15 PM - Lunchtime Recital: Chris Christodoulou - bouzouki, Gemma Kateb - piano

Saturday 6th September

2:00 PM - Wedding Service: Rachel Kennedy and Adam Bilimoria

Sunday 7th September

11:00 AM - Choral Eucharist

2:00 PM - Blessing Service: Paul and Marina Clark

5:30 PM - Choral Evensong

Monday 8th September

There are no services or events today

Our Next Rector!

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The Reverend Canon Dr. Alison Joyce has been appointed as Rector of St Bride's Church, spiritual home of journalists and to the media at large.

Canon Joyce, currently Vicar of Edgbaston Old Church, Birmingham, will be installed at a Service of Institution and Induction on Monday 3rd November at 7pm. More details will be available in September.

"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 Revd John Hall, Dean of Westminster and Patron of St Bride's.

Further details...

September 2

'Our Gospel is veiled...' (2 Corinthians 4:3)

Paul explained the fact that many of his fellow countrymen and women did not believe in Christ with the picture of a veil. It is as though a veil covered their eyes. Christians and non-Christians don't disagree about the facts of the world, the raw data. We do disagree about how we see them and interpret them. We can look at a beautiful view and see just fields and tress, or we can see the grandeur of God. If we have caught a glimpse of the beauty and splendour of God we have a duty to reflect that in our lives.

Lord, we thank you for your beauty and splendour. Help us to reveal that in the way we live our lives, to the glory of your name. Amen.

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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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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