HRH Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

The Duke of Edinburgh arrives for his visit to Richmond Adult Community College in Richmond, south west London. Chingford Parish will commemorate the life, ministry and death of Philip, Duke of Edinburgh with two services this week. Requiem Eucharists will be celebrated on: Wednesday 14 April at 10.00 am in All Saints' Church (Old Church), andThursday 15 April at 10.00 am in SS Peter and Paul Church (Chingford Parish Church) Additionally, Chelmsford Cathedral will hold a Commendation Service for Prince Philip on Friday at 5.15pm. The service will be attended by

Return of the choir – BBC Breakfast News, Easter Sunday

The choirs of Chingford Parish Church were very pleased to be filmed by the BBC for broadcast on BBC News on Easter Day. Even though we weren't able to have our choirs singing in full-force for Easter itself, it was encouraging to see how we are gradually getting closer to being able to worship the Lord with a joyful noise. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dhqyBRf4cm0 See https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dhqyBRf4cm0

Witnesses to the Passover

Witnesses to the Passover: a series of meditations for Holy Week This week Chingford Parish publishes a series of meditations, that try to imagine what that might have been like for people who were on the fringes of significant events that first Holy Week, and yet who didn’t realise it. https://www.youtube.com/embed?listType=playlist&list=PLXiQkv2WC4cE_sfNZvJjVPB1U2GtoHJfp Written and read by The Rev'd Dr Justin Lewis-Anthony, Rector, with music recorded by the Chingford Parish Church Choirs. Audio and Video edited by Luke Kerr

Worship in the Parish as we emerge from National Lockdown

Worship in the Parish as we emerge from National Lockdown The arrangements for parish worship, both online and in-person, have been published on the parish website: https://parishofchingford.org.uk/worship

Easter in the Parish of Chingford

Easter 2021 SS Peter and Paul (Parish Church)Sunday Eucharists at 08.00 and 10.00 From 15 April, Thursday Eucharist at 10.00 Morning Prayer 08.30 Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday Evening Prayer 17.30 Monday to Friday All Saints' (Old Church) Sunday Eucharists at 10.00 and 11.15* *Advance booking required at http://parishofchingford.eventbrite.com Wednesdays from 14 April: Morning Prayer 09.00, Eucharist 10.00 Online and StreamedServices and meditations for the season on the parish website

Public and Online Worship During National Lockdown 3.0

Public and Online Worship During National Lockdown 3.0 We recognize that the Government has defined communal worship as an essential service, which provides people with the “reasonable excuse” to leave their homes during the National Lockdown. We also recognize that this comes with a certain degree of risk for the participants, from which those with underlying vulnerabilities are required to shield, and to which others may be reluctant to expose themselves. Therefore, realising the need to balance what is possible, what is prudent, and what is pastoral for the congregations of

Face Coverings In Church

Face Coverings In Church Following the Prime Minister's announcement, face coverings become mandatory in church buildings from this Sunday, 9 August. We still await (Thursday morning) detailed guidance from HM Government, but we can reasonably expect that the guidance will match the regulations by which they are mandatory in shops. Face Coverings must cover the nose and the mouth. You do not need to wear one if you are: Under 11;If you need to communicate with someone who lip-reads;If you are unable to wear one because of a registered disability;If wearing