Three Holy Days

We enter the Paschal Triduum this evening — those holy three days from the Last Supper to the Day of Resurrection. How Thursday through...

Feast of the Notices

It's Lady Day today, the Feast of the Annunciation. When you're next inside Great St Mary's take a moment with the illustration of the...

Sure and His Was a Wonderful Life

This week's reflection is from our curate Revd Shirley Holder Yesterday was St Patrick’s Day, so what can I tell you about ‘my’ patron...

Love, Joy, Peace.

This week's reflection is from the Rev'd Shirley Holder, one of our curates Today, 11th March, would have been a dear friend’s 90th...

Digging Out in Lent

This week's reflection is from Revd Devin, Associate Vicar At the back of our garden stands a pile of sewage-soaked clay and soil a meter...

Restore. Reflect. Refresh.

Today';s reflection is from our Associate Vicar, the Rev'd Devin McLachlan You might, like me, be someone fond of cold days — or like my...

Grow and Flourish

This week's eMag reflection comes from our curate David Bagnall Lent begins this week, and I wonder if I’m alone in thinking that I...

Keep Watch, dear Lord

This week's reflection is from Revd Devin McLachlan, our Associate Vicar The Archbishops of Canterbury and York have invited the nation...

This little light of mine...

This week's reflection comes from Rev'd Devin McLachlan, our Associate Vicar Candlemas is just around the corner; we’ll be marking this...

Holocaust Memorial Day

Today's reflection is from our curate, Rev'd Andrew Day I grew up with four grandmothers, and for that matter with four grandfathers, two...

Abide in my love

This week's 'From the Vicar' comes from the Rev'd Devin McLachlan, Associate Vicar Tuesday's sonic boom was the last straw after a week...

The Orchestra of Christ

There was no audience in the Golden Hall of the Musikverein. But this year's New Year's Day concert, broadcast live from Vienna, was one...

Home is where the heart is

I called an elderly member of this church the other day to see what he would be doing for Christmas. ‘Are you in a support bubble?’ I...

The Present is a Gift

This poem by Mary Oliver is called The Gift. It is a masterpiece. Here are seventy-one words which reward slow, considered reading: Be...

Bethlehem Down

I am going to take a risk this week. I am going to tell you how I am. Not how I am feeling – but how I actually am. I am depressed. Not...

The Leper Chapel's Touch

I suppose that many reading this have, like me, found themselves sitting in a queue of traffic on the Newmarket Road, and gazed wistfully...

Healing in his wings

I hope you’ve booked your seat, or bookmarked the livestream link, for one of our many carol services this year. Even though we are...

From Darkness into Light

From Darkness into Light 1st December 2020 Advent 1 O Sapientia - O Wisdom O Wisdom, Which camest forth out of the mouth of the Most...

The Meaning is in the waiting

Psalm 40 expresses the longing of the heart for the coming of the God. I waited patiently for the Lord; and he inclined unto me, and...