Parish Notices

St Matthew's, Bethnal Green
September 24 - 30, 2017



Wednesday - 1930
Thursday - 1130 at Silk Court, Pollard Row
Friday - 0830

Morning Prayer:
Monday to Friday - 0800
Saturday - 0900

Evening Prayer:
Monday to Wednesday, Friday - 1730
Thursday - 1700
Saturday and Sunday - 1800


Patronal Festiva
l - Monday meets Sunday social, Saturday September 23 - singing and quiz.

A warm welcome to our Guest Preacher, Fr Simon Buckley, of St Anne’s, Soho. Do admire the Sunday school’s icon!

 Thank you for all who made Come to Church Sunday happen last week. And also to all who took part in last night’s Social Event.

Next week – come and support Carol and Stacey Abrahams, and Rejaul Karim who will be baptised at our Sunday Mass.

The Parochial Church Council will meet in the Parish Room on Wednesday September 27 after the 1930 mass.

Mass followed by a Friends’ Lunch at St Saviour’s Priory on Thursday September 28. Tell Sister Judith if you want to go.

 Catch up with Erin's update our work with artsits.

Julian Woodford has written a book, The Boss of Bethnal Green, about the life and times of the notorious churchwarden, Jospeh Merceron. This video is a taster.

Interested in Confirmation? You must attend church regularly and do a course of instruction. If you are prepared to do both, see one of the clergy.

Musical settings of the mass are available for those who read music. Ask a Welcomer for a copy.

Kevin was asked to pen a meditation for an event at St Paul's Cathedral to view Bill Viola's Martyrs.  Click here to see how the Diocese of London reported it.

We are delighted to be linked with the emerging community of ordained women in Linkøping in Sweden.

We also have a link with a parish in Manhattan, New York. Find out more by going to

How to Find Us:

Contact Us:

Our address:
St Matthew's Row,
Bethnal Green London E2 6DT

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Our Services

Our main Sunday service is the
Parish Eucharist at 10.30am

Mass, Morning Prayer and Evening Prayer are offered most days.
See Parish Notices for more information