Visit to the Glass Artisan Studio

The work on the Lady Chapel window is in the capable hands of expert artisans who have worked on very prestigious projects at religious sites across France. A recent visit to their studio revealed the care and thought that goes into each restoration, as well as their skills in glass cutting, painting, aging, and creating the framework to hold each piece in place. The Chaplain was thrilled to try his hand at glass cutting!

Easter Sunday Services, March 31st

He is Risen! Join us for our celebration services on this special day.

The events of Holy Week, Jesus’ bitter agony in the garden of Gethsemane, his betrayal, denial, mock trial, scourging, his progress along the Via Dolorosa and his  Crucifixion are all eclipsed by the Resurrection on Easter Day.

Reflection #9 – The Lantern

Gospel of John Chapter 18: 3-5 So Judas, procuring a band of soldiers and some officers from the chief priests and the Pharisees, went there with lanterns and torches and weapons. And Jesus came forward and said, “Whom do you seek?” Reflection: Jesus often asked the question “whom do you seek.” He asked it of […]

Maundy Thursday, 6.30pm March 28th

A special moment of preparation and Solemn Evensong Maundy Thursday is the holy day upon which we recount the events around Jesus’ Last Supper with his disciples and the institution of Holy Communion, recalling his words: “Do this in remembrance of me.” Not only this, but we remember how Jesus took the form of a […]

Reflection #8 – The Spear

Gospel of  John Chapter 19: 34 One of the soldiers pierced his side with a spear, and at once there came out blood and water. Reflection: The Church is the Body of Christ. Around the world it continues to be pierced. Our brothers and sisters in faith suffer for the sake of the name “Christian.” […]

Our Holy Week Services

This is the most important time in the Christian calendar. We warmly invite you to join us for our special services to commemorate Jesus’ journey to the cross, the crucifixion and resurrection. Palm Sunday 24th March 10am onwards – starting at St Charles’ Church followed by Sung Holy Communion at St Paul’s Maundy Thursday 28th […]

Reflection #7 – the Sponge

Gospel of John Chapter 19:28-29 After this Jesus, knowing that all was now finished, said, “I thirst.” A bowl full of vinegar stood there; so they put a sponge full of vinegar on hyssop and held it to his mouth. Reflection: What do we thirst for? Jesus invites us to thirst for righteousness. He invites […]

Reflection #6 – The Cloak and The Dice

Gospel of John Chapter 19: 23-24 When the soldiers had crucified Jesus they took his garments and made four parts, one for each soldier; also his tunic. But the tunic was without seam, woven from top to bottom; so they said to one another, “Let us not tear it, but cast dice for it.” Reflection: […]