In February the Academy of St Mary-le-Bow gave a concert of English pastoral music - details here
In February St Mary-le-Bow hosted the launch dinner for #JustWater17. Listen to Archbishop Makgoba's speech here.
On the Eve of Candlemas, we welcomed the Grocers' Company to their evening service. Read the Rector's homily here.
In January we commemorated Admiral Arthur Phillip with the annual service and an address given by Dr Ian Henderson.
JustShare hosted an event in January to examine how innovation is impacting poverty. Watch a recording here
In December we welcomed over a dozen institutions to Advent and Christmas Carol Services here. We also received a record number of people at the Parish Christmas Carol Service. Listen to the Rector's homily here.
In November, Dr Wilf Wilde gave a JustShare Lecture on climate change and inperial energy wars. Listen to it here
In September, Pearly Kings and Queens joined us for the annual Costermongers' Harvest Festival.
In August the Academy of St Mary-le-Bow, a new orchestra of young players, launched here
In July, Jazz in the Churchyard was a great success with 200 people dropping in for music from Kansas Smitty's, drinks and food - pictures here
In July, Bedfordshire Young Ringers won the Ringing World National Youth Striking Contest see pictures here | read more here
In June the Revd Canon Dr Jim Walters (Chaplain & Faith Advisor, LSE) gave a lecture 'Redeeming money' - watch it here
In June the Court of the Vicar General confimed the election of the Bishop of Lichfield see pictures here
In May we had a full house at our Cheapside 'Brexit' Debate - listen here
In May we welcomed Circle the City to start and finish their sponsored walk at the end of Christian Aid week
In May JS held a talk on perspectives from Syria at All Hallows by the Tower
In April JS held a debate about the Trade Union Bill - watch here
In March JS and St Paul's Cathedral hosted an avent exploring climate change - watch here
In February a JS panel discussed LGBT rights and Christianity - watch here
In February Professor Sarah Coakley delivered the Boyle Lecture to a packed church. Read the Lecture here
JustShare and Capital Mass hosted a panel discuss revisiting the refugee crisis. Watch the event here
In January we commemorated Admiral Arthur Phillip at the annual service.
In January Mark Field MP came on a fact-finding visit to learn about our support of a credit union
In November a new peal board commemorated ringing to celebrate the 800th Lord Mayor's Show
In October we welcomed parishioners and members of the Corporation to celebrate the Eleanor Cross stone
The International Bankers' Company celebrated Harvest here in October - see pictures
The Costermongers celebrated harvest in September and Fr Christopher Woods preached - see pictures
In September Dr Tim Schroder gave a talk on the parish silver at Grocers' Hall - see pictures
JustShare and Global Justice Now hosted a debate on TTIP in September - watch a video
In July a commemorative stone was set in the Churchyard to mark the Eleanor Cross which once stood on Cheapside.
'The slaves next door' was the title of a JustShare panel in July. Read more here
Dr Wilf Wilde gave a JustShare Lecture, 'Magna Carta and the struggle for justice' in June.
We enjoyed wonderful #jazzinthechurchyard with the Kansas Smitty's on a balmy evening in June
The Court of the Vicar General confirmed the election of the Ven. Rachel Treweek to the See of Gloucester in June.
In April we held a Hustings for parliamentary candidates - details here (scroll to 30 Apr)
'Does aid work?' a JustShare Lecture in April by the Rt Hon. Clare Short - watch a video here
‘Change at Every Level: New Structures for Gender Equality.’ Watch a video of the panel discussion organised by JustShare, Christian Aid and St Paul’s Institute, here in March.
'Is agribusiness the only way to feed the world?', asked a JustShare panel here in March. Watch the video here
Dr Russell Re Maning delivered the 2015 Boyle Lecture in February. Link to media here.
The Rector preached at the World's Original Marmalade Awards in March. Read his sermon here.
In February the Revd Stephen Coleman preached on Candlemas: read his sermon here
Prof Barry Godfrey gave the Admiral Phillip Address in January: listen here
In January Mark Hutchinson gave a JustShare Lecture asking if a Christian Businessman is an oxymoron. Listen here
The Revd John Pritchard preached at High Mass on the Epiphany; read his sermon here
The Rt Revd the Lord Harries of Pentregarth gave an anniversary lecture in December about the Revd Jospeh McCulloch - listen here
Dr Neil Faulkner gave a JustShare Lecture in December on the 'real' history of WWI - listen
Congratulations to the Rt Revd Andrew Watson, elected to the See of Guildford here in November.
A lively panel discussion on divestment from fossil fuels took place in November. Details here
Frank Field MP & Nick Timmins debated Welfare Reform in October - watch the debate here
The London 12-Bells Competition took place in October - further details here
Christian Aid launched its 'Tax for the Common Good' report here in October - see what happened
Confirmation of the Election of the Bishop of Hereford took place in October - more here
Prebendary Nick Mercer preached at the International Bankers' Harvest - read here
Opera in the Churchyard - and a Recital by Suzanne Wilson and Alan Wilson - pictures here
In September we hosted a celebratory dinner for 100 in church see pictures
Andy Haldane, chief economist at the Bank of England spoke in a dbate in September watch the debate here
St Mary-le-Bow launched its new Twitter account in September - please follow and share: twitter.com/BowBellsChurch
Admiral Arthur Phillip RN is commemorated in Westminster Abbey in July - pictures here
July's JustShare Lecture by Andy and Carol Kingston-Smith innovatively explored biblical principles of social justice. Listen here
50th Anniversary Service:
listen to the Bishop of London's sermon
Rupert David Jonathan Tilbury was baptised here in June. See pictures here
June's JustShare panel discussion on tax ethics is available to watch here
In May, historian and author Juliet Gardiner gave a lecture about the Blitz. Pictures here | listen here
Ruth Dearnley OBE gave a lecture in April:
'Stop the Traffik: is prevention possible?'
Listen to the lecture here
The Revd Dr Sam Wells gave a lecture in March, asking: 'What's Wrong with Poverty?'
read a report here listen to the lecture here
The Revd Dr Jules Gomez gave a Lecture about social justice in February. Listen to it here
Dr Eve Poole of Ashridge Business School gave a JustShare Lecture in January.
Watch a video of the event here.
Admiral Phillip was commemorated in January. .
The Revd Dr Alister McGrath delivered the 2014 Boyle Lecture in January. or watch it here.
In December, author the Revd Chris Beales spoke about his latest book, 'Practising Jesus'.
Listen to his lecture here
Our debate in Prisons Week examined the government's reforms of law and order. Listen here
In October, the Lord Mayor and Lady Mayoress attended Evening Prayer at
St Mary-le-Bow. View pictures here