Open Door We are pleased to announce that those who wish to gather for services in our churches to be able to do so in a socially distanced and safe manner from this Sunday, 5th July. But, in this time of a public health crisis, our worship will be different from that we are used to. The capacity of our church buildings will be limited; we need to maintain social distancing between households as we enter, move about, and leave our churches. We require people to use hand sanitiser on entrance.
I was glad when they said to me,‘Let us go to the house of the Lord!’Our feet are standingwithin your gates, O Jerusalem. The Government has published the regulations and requirements for the resumption of public worship, and late last night (Tuesday 30 June) the Church of England published the House of Bishops guidelines. The Rector and church officers are undertaking the required risk assessment for reopening SS Peter and Paul and All Saints' churches for public worship, and it may be possible that this will happen as soon as this
During COVID-19 restrictions the worship of Chingford Parish continues. The clergy lead streamed services, published in two places: the Parish Facebook page orThe Parish YouTube channel The latest streamed service for Sundays or Feast days also available on our Worship page, here: You may find the order of service for our online Sunday services HERE.