Fri, 10/02/2017 - 17:10
Recruitment of a priest in charge has now opened. The advertisement can be found on the Church Times website. A full Parish Statement is also available.
Fri, 29/07/2016 - 08:57
As is traditional with many City Churches, St James Garlickhythe will be closed during August. If you require emergency pastoral care, please visit St Paul’s Cathedral and ask to speak to a Virger or the duty priest. If you need to contact a churchwarden, please use the contact us form. Services resume on Sunday 4th September.
Fri, 01/04/2016 - 09:21
We are so sad to report that our dearly loved former curate, Rev Eric Griffiths died in March after a long illness. His contribution to the life and ministry of St James was highly valued and we have wonderful memories in the gifts he left us of his warm friendship, guidance and the love of Christ that he shared with us all. There are also the gifts we continue to enjoy each year of the wonderful...
Mon, 11/06/2012 - 20:37
You can download the June 2012 Newsletter here
Sat, 10/03/2012 - 13:05
Lyn and Guy are standing behind the Parish Bell, to their left is the Glass Sellers' bell and to our right is Charles Bettinson's bell. It was a pleasure that the master Glass Seller and Charles were both there to share the experience.
Tue, 21/02/2012 - 20:54
RECTOR’S COLUMN In a few days time Lent will start. The season that brings us slowly towards Easter Day. A season of 40 days that the Church has typically regarded as penitential. A time of sober reflection on our lives: of the things we continually get wrong, on our hardness of heart, of our selfishness… and of God’s great love for each of us, a love that never fails no matter what we do (or don...
Sun, 04/12/2011 - 17:14
News from Project Manager Dickon Love:I thought you might be interested to see the attached photograph. When I visited the Whitechapel Bell Foundry to watch the first of the St Dunstan-in-the-West bells being cast, I saw the frame foundation beams for Garlickhythe stacked up in the workshop. This is the first tangible piece of the bells project to have arrived! Also attached is a picture of the...
Sun, 27/11/2011 - 20:59
St James’ & St Andrew’s new vicar writes about his first month...We arrived in the two parishes on the 20th September, having moved into the Rectory over August. My wife and I have come back to the City from our last parish of St Peter’s Hammersmith and from Rachel’s last job as the Archdeacon of Northolt. The Licensing service was a super occasion, full of joy and celebration -- and with the...
Fri, 02/12/2011 - 18:36
ANNOUNCEMENT FROM THE BISHOP OF LONDON I am delighted to announce the appointment of the Revd Guy Treweek as the new Priest-in-Charge of St James Garlickhythe, held in plurality with St Andrew-by-the-Wardrobe.Guy will, of course, reside in the Rectory in St Andrew’s Hill. It is expected that in-going works will take place in the Rectory in June and July, with Fr Guy moving in in August and...
Fri, 02/12/2011 - 18:42
THANK YOU TO JOHN HITCHJohn Hitch has been a regular member of the congregation at St James since 1964 and his wife, Rosemary, since 1958. For many years he has been an active member of the congregation and he was a Church Warden. John’s concerted efforts over the last 10 years have transformed what was a perilous and hand to mouth financial existence for the parish. His first action was to...