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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Thursday 25th May

8:15 AM - Morning Prayer

1:15 PM - Said Eucharist for Ascension Day

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

Friday 26th May

8:15 AM - Morning Prayer

1:15 PM - Lunchtime Recital: Andrew Wilson – organ

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

Saturday 27th May

10:00 AM - 4:30 PM - Church open

Sunday 28th May

11:00 AM - Choral Eucharist: Sunday after Ascension

5:30 PM - Choral Evensong with Sermon in Music

Monday 29th May

- Church Closed

Tuesday 30th May

8:15 AM - Morning Prayer

1:15 PM - Lunchtime Recital: Anna Marie McLachlan – mezzo-soprano, and Rachel Neiger – pianist

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

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

Wednesday 31st May

8:15 AM - Morning Prayer

1:15 PM - Holy Communion in the Crypt

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

May 25

'Do not worry about tomorrow.' (Matthew 6: 34)

Stress, we know, is bad for us. In fact, it can be a killer. Jesus encourages us to learn to live in the present, to practice a kind of mindfulness that helps to calm us and to dispel anxiety. It is easier said than done, but the monastic tradition has given us much wisdom and guidance in this area. Of course we are to be prudent in managing our lives, but always remembering that God is the Creator and Source of all. We are to 'let go and let God.'

Lord, when life is stressful and concerns for the future overwhelm us, help us to turn back to you and learn to live in the present moment, resting in the peace you bring. 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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