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

A striking feature of the Church's calendar at this time of the year is the cluster of services that we hold at the end of October and in early November, all of which have the theme of Remembering at their heart. Further Details...

Commemoration of the Faithful Departed at All Souls tide on 30th October at 5:30pm;

• Our annual Journalists' Commemorative Service on 9th November at 6:30pm;

Remembrance Sunday on 13th November at 10:50am, St Bride's choir and orchestra unite to perform Duruflé's Requiem in our Act of Remembrance.

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Friday 28th October

8:15 AM - Morning Prayer

1:15 PM - Lunchtime Recital: Charles Wooler - organ

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

Saturday 29th October

There are no services or events today

Sunday 30th October

11:00 AM - Choral Eucharist: All Saints

5:30 PM - Choral Evensong: All Souls

Monday 31st October

8:15 AM - Morning Prayer

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

Tuesday 1st November

8:15 AM - Morning Prayer

1:15 PM - Lunchtime Recital: What Guitar Trio

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

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

Wednesday 2nd November

8:15 AM - Morning Prayer

1:15 PM - Holy Communion in the Crypt

Thursday 3rd November

8:15 AM - Morning Prayer

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM - Memorial Service: John Grieves

1:15 PM - Lunchtime Recital: Mignonette Aarons - piano

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

October 28

'What do you want?' (John 1: 39)

Jesus asks two of John's disciples a question: "What do you want?" It's a question that goes to the core of our personality and aspiration. What do you really want? What are you looking for? What is important in your life? Jesus invites us to "come and see" and to find that in that encounter our deepest needs are satisfied.

Lord, help me to see what is really important in my life and to walk the road along which you are inviting me to follow you. Amen.

Interested in Confirmation?

The next Confirmation Service will be held at St Paul's Cathedral at 5:00 pm on Saturday 5th November 2016.

We already have a group of adults and children who have expressed an interest in being confirmed so if you, or anyone you know might be interested in Confirmation, or just in finding out more, please encourage them to get in touch with Alison.

Confirmation preparation sessions will begin in September (and, as always, will be open to any who feel in need of a 'refresher course' as well as those who are seeking Confirmation).

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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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