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Friday 06

8.15am Morning Prayer

5.45pm Evening Prayer71.05pm Eucharist

8.15am Morning Prayer

5.45pm Evening Prayer

1.05pm

8.15am Morning Prayer

12.30pm Pastoral conversation or Confession
Sacrament Chapel (or apply at the Vestry)

1.05pm Eucharist

Thursday 05

8.15am Morning Prayer

5.45pm Evening Prayer71.05pm Eucharist

8.15am Morning Prayer

5.45pm Evening Prayer

1.05pm

8.15am Morning Prayer

1.05pm High Mass
The Ascension Day

5.45pm Evening Prayer

6.05pm Eucharist

Forthcoming Programme

5th May
1.05pm High Mass
The Ascension Day
Preacher: the Revd Niall Weir,
Rector of West Hackney

9th May
5.45pm Installation Service: the Worshipful Company of Furniture Makers

12th May
Crispin Lewis (baritone)
Raymond Lewis (piano)

15th May
3.00pm Inaugural Concert
The Arcubus Ensemble (Julian Collings, director)

19th May
1.05pm Concert: David Harvey (guitar)
6.30pm JustShare Talk on Syria at All Hallows by the Tower - details & registration: www.justshare.org.uk/events

22nd May
12.15pm Circle the City sponsored walk begins from St Mary-le-Bow

24th May
1.05pm Cheapside Debate: ‘Leave or remain? Europe and the City’ Speakers: Roger Bootle (Chairman, Capital Economics, columnist The Telegraph) and Mark Boleat (Chairman, Policy and Resources committee, City of London) Chair: Professor the Lord Hennessy of Nympsfield

6.30pm Short Service with popular hymns

7.00pm Parish Supper in the Café Below
information and tickets: info@stmarylebow.co.uk

26th May
1.05pm High Mass on the feast of Corpus Christi

2nd June
7.00pm Concert
Ad Libitum chamber choir (Julian Collings, director) Bernstein: Chichester Psalms, Kodaly: Missa Brevis, Barber: Agnus Dei
Tickets available at: adlibitumchoir.co.uk/concerts/ or on the door

8th June
5.45pm Choral Evensong sung by Lloyd's Choir with commemoration of the Order of Australia

10th June
5.00pm Confirmation of the Election of the Rt Revd Dr Michael Ipgrave to the See of Lichfield

12th June
12.00 - 3.00pm Peal attempt by the St Mary-le-Bow guild of ringers in honour of the 90th birthday of Her Majesty The Queen

13th June
6.00-8.00pm: 'Not Guilty!' Ethical wine and chocolate tasting at The Old Bailey Judges’ Dining Room. Tickets £30 www.justshare.org.uk

16th June
1.05pm Concert
Fidelity International (London) Choir
(Ben Woodward, dircetor)

28th June
6.00pm Election Service for the Worshipful Company of Grocers

29th June
6.05pm JustShare Christian Social & Political Thought Lecture on money by the Revd Jim Walters, Chaplain and Faith Advisor at the LSE
Details & registration: www.justshare.org.uk

1st July
6.00pm Rededication Service: the Firefighters' Company

2nd July
10.30am Young Bell Ringers' Event

7th July
1.05pm Organ Recital by Richard Pinel

12th July
6.00 - 8.00pm Jazz in the Churchyard
with the Kansas Smitty's - free event, cash bar and restaurant

13th July
6.00pm Annual Service: the Arbitrators' Company

21st July
1.05pm Organ Recital by Asher Oliver

23rd July
Opening of 'Fire! Fire!' an exhibition commemorating the 350th anniversary of the Great Fire of London, at the Museum of London

28th July
1.05pm Organ Recital by Ian Bednall

4th August
1.05pm Organ Recital by Simon Buchanan-Morgan

2nd September
350th anniversary of the Great Fire (1666)

18th September
3.00pm Concert: The Arcubus Ensemble (Julian Collings, director)

25th September
3.00pm Harvest Festival: the Costermongers
Preacher: the Revd Gill Hopkins

29th September
1.05pm High Mass on the feast of Michaelmas

Discover more about our church and events at www.stmarylebow.co.uk; share and follow us at twitter.com/bowbellschurch

19th May at 6.30pm at All Hallows by the Tower

JustShare Talk

'Perspectives from Syria: Can the past and present inform the future?' Speakers: the Revd Andrew Ashdown, John McHugo

For further information and registration:
www.justshare.org.uk/events

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Next concert

12th May at 1.05pm

Crispin Lewis (baritone)

26th May at 1.05pm

High Mass

Join us to celebrate

the feast of Corpus Christi

Preacher: the Rector
music for choir and organ

All welcome

Opening times:

Monday to Wednesday: 7.30am-6.00pm;
Thursday: 7.30am-6.30pm; Friday: 7.30am-4.00pm;
sometimes open on weekends and bank holidays, please enquire the preceding day. Guided tours are sometimes available by arrangement - enquire. Assisted access to the church is available at the west porch from the Churchyard. For Service times click here.

Recently at St Mary-le-Bow

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

Learn more about St Mary-le-Bow with these two short films

The Church of St Mary-le-Bow today > The history of St Mary-le-Bow: a film made by our sister church, Trinity Wall Street, in New York City >

The Faith and Work Forum offers a distinctive approach to Christian formation at work. Click for further information

Learn how a major sandwich chain is working with our Young Homeless project