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Friday 28

8.15am Morning Prayer

5.45pm Evening Prayer71.05pm Eucharist

8.15am Morning Prayer

5.45pm Evening Prayer

1.05pm

1.05pm Eucharist

Forthcoming Programme

Thursday 27

8.15am Morning Prayer

5.45pm Evening Prayer71.05pm Eucharist

8.15am Morning Prayer

5.45pm Evening Prayer

1.05pm

5.45pm Evening Prayer

6.05pm Eucharist

4th September
7.00pm Charity Concert in aid of Headlines

16th September
6:05pm JustShare, in collaboration with Global Justice Now, present a debate on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership agreement. Arguing against is Polly Jones, Head of Policy and Campaigns at Global Justice Now and member of the Trade Justice Movement. Speaking in favour is Jacqueline Minor, Head of Representation European Commission.
Details & registration: www.justshare.org.uk

19th & 20th September
London Open House Weekend
Free guided tours with the Rector:
11.30am, 1.30 & 2.30pm
both days – meet under the tower

27th September
3.00pm The Costermongers' Harvest Festival
followed by a quarter peal of bells

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

1st October
1.05pm Concert: Fidelity (London) Choir

6th October
6.00pm Harvest Festival: the Worshipful Company of International Bankers

28th October
5.45pm Choral Evensong
sung by the Genesius Choir

29th October
7.00pm Concert: the Iken Scholars

2nd November
1.05pm Sung Requiem Mass on the Commemoration of the Faithful Departed
(All Souls)

5th November
1.05pm Concert:
the Byron Consort of Harrow School

11th November
10.55am Prayers for Remembrance

14th November
11.00am Ringing for the Lord Mayor's Show

18th November
7.00pm Concert
Ad Libitum chamber choir

19th November
1.05pm Concert: Natasha Hall (violin)

25th November
6.05pm JustShare Talk:
Susan Durber (Christian Aid)

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Next concert

4th September

at 7.00pm
charity concert in aid of Headlines

Opening times:

Monday to Wednesday: 7.30am-6.00pm;
Thursday: 7.30am-6.30pm; 
Friday: 7.30am-4.00pm;
Usually closed on weekends (please enquire) and bank holidays. Guided tours are sometimes available by arrangement - enquire. Assisted access to the church is now available at the west porch from the Churchyard.

Recently at St Mary-le-Bow

'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

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