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.

Quiz Aid 2017

Put your thinking caps on and join us for our annual Quiz Aid event, raising money through brain power for Christian Aid, on Thursday 18th May, 6.30 for 7pm.

Invest £6 in your ticket for your chance to defeat last year's champions.

Bring a bottle, nibbles provided.

Form a team now (max 8) or join one on the night.

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The Week Ahead At St Bride’s

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Friday 28th April

8:15 AM - Morning Prayer

1:15 PM - Lunchtime Recital: Riccardo Gnudi - organ

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

Saturday 29th April

10:00 AM - 3:30 PM - Church open

Sunday 30th April

11:00 AM - Choral Eucharist: Easter II

5:30 PM - Choral Evensong

Monday 1st May

- Church Closed

Tuesday 2nd May

8:15 AM - Morning Prayer

1:15 PM - Lunchtime Recital: En-Chi Wu – piano, Dan Chuang – violin, and Joey Edwards – baritone

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

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

Wednesday 3rd May

8:15 AM - Morning Prayer

11:30 AM - Memorial Service: Hugh Peppiatt

1:15 PM - Holy Communion in the Crypt

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

Thursday 4th May

8:15 AM - Morning Prayer

2:00 PM - Memorial Service: Jeremy Goford

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

April 28

'What about him, Lord?'  (John 21:21)

The urge to compare ourselves with others is a strong one. It often stems from insecurity or jealousy, or dissatisfaction with our own lot. Peter, looking at John, asks Jesus 'What about him?', in other words, what is his life going to be like? Jesus replies that Peter needs to focus on his own life, not John's. We can get so caught up comparing ourselves to others that we neglect the fact that we have our own unique path through life, with our own challenges and opportunities. We are called to be the person God wants us to be: our very best selves.

Lord, thank you for all those whose paths have crossed my life and those who have challenged me to be a better person. Amen.

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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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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