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Mayoral Service of Thanksgiving

This Sunday (11 June) at 3pm St John’s is holding a Service of Thanksgiving for the Mayoral Year of Cllr Wayne Trakas-Lawlor. The Bishop of Croydon will be officiating, Fr John Pritchard (Priest-in-Charge at St John’s, and Chaplain to the Mayor of Croydon) will be preaching, and members the London Mozart Players will be assisting […]

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Crystal Palace Overground Festival

The weekend of 17/18 June sees the annual Crystal Palace Overground Festival, and at St John’s we’re taking part by offering guided tours of the building (now that the underpinning has been successfully completed) and hosting a programme of musical events by the London Mozart Players. Guided tours are available on Wednesday 14 June (2pm), Thursday 15 […]

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Community Ideas Fair

Come along to a free family fun event at the St John the Evangelist church hall on Friday 16th June, from 10am to 12.30pm. This will be a chance to meet some of the community initiatives working in the local area—as well as a petting zoo, bouncy castle, face painting and den building! Aimed at families with young […]

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Tickets on sale!

Tickets are now on sale for two concerts by the Central Band of the Royal British Legion: Spring Spectacular on 6 May and British Bonanza on 22 July. The Central Band is a military band of the highest standard, and as part of their relationship with St John’s perform several concerts here each year. With tickets […]

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Croydon Area Lay Conference

The Archdeacon of Croydon and the Archdeacon of Reigate invite all lay members of the church (that’s you!) in the Croydon Episcopal Area to a day conference entitled ‘Serve, Enable, Lead: Resourcing Discipleship & Lay Leadership’. More details are available in this letter and this poster. You can book online at this link, and for […]

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Hard Hat Tours

Come on a hard hat tour of the building work at St John’s! Are you curious about what’s going on behind the hoarding? Have you always wanted to see the foundations of a Victorian building? Do you just want to wear a hard hat? Sign up for a free tour by emailing Available dates: […]

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Safer Internet

As part of Safer Internet Day 2017, St John’s is supporting a Safer Internet Community Event to be held at Harris City Academy Crystal Palace on Thursday 9 February from 5pm to 7pm. Ziaur Rahman from Harris City Academy and Fr John from St John’s will give short presentations on the subject of online safety. There […]

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Underpinning Update

Underpinning Update

On Saturday 28 January at 2pm there will be an opportunity to hear from Rik Fox, Contract Administrator and Engineer, about the progress being made with the underpinning of the south aisle. Come along if you’re interested in hearing how far the work has got. Refreshments provided.

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This evening sees the first of the Christmas events at St John’s: our ever-popular Christmas Carol Service by candlelight. Other services and events coming up: On Thursday we have a Children’s Christmas Workshop from 9.30 to 12.30, with games, craft, films, and more, ending with lunch. On Christmas Eve we have a Crib Service at 4pm, which is […]

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