365 episodes

St Bride's Church, Fleet Street is a warm and welcoming Christian community, and one of the most famous and most fascinating historic churches in Central London.

Our services are enhanced by wonderful music performed by our professional St Bride's Choir which sings Choral Eucharist at 11am & Choral Evensong at 5.30pm every Sunday of the year. They also sing at our many memorials, weddings, thanksgiving & carol services.

St Bride's is known worldwide as the Journalists' Church, offering a spiritual home to all who work in the media. However, our ministry extends to everyone who lives and works within our parish, and to the thousands of visitors who come to us every year.

Our beautiful Wren church provides a place of peace and a spiritual haven in the heart of the city for all who come.

A place of Christian worship for 1500 years, we continue to proclaim the love of God here today. Whether journalist, tourist, City resident or worker, you will always be made very welcome.

If you would like to support us, please make a donation via https://www.justgiving.com/stbrideschurchfleetstreet

St Bride's Church, Fleet Street St Bride's Church, Fleet Street

    • Religion & Spirituality
    • 5.0 • 2 Ratings

St Bride's Church, Fleet Street is a warm and welcoming Christian community, and one of the most famous and most fascinating historic churches in Central London.

Our services are enhanced by wonderful music performed by our professional St Bride's Choir which sings Choral Eucharist at 11am & Choral Evensong at 5.30pm every Sunday of the year. They also sing at our many memorials, weddings, thanksgiving & carol services.

St Bride's is known worldwide as the Journalists' Church, offering a spiritual home to all who work in the media. However, our ministry extends to everyone who lives and works within our parish, and to the thousands of visitors who come to us every year.

Our beautiful Wren church provides a place of peace and a spiritual haven in the heart of the city for all who come.

A place of Christian worship for 1500 years, we continue to proclaim the love of God here today. Whether journalist, tourist, City resident or worker, you will always be made very welcome.

If you would like to support us, please make a donation via https://www.justgiving.com/stbrideschurchfleetstreet

    Choral Evensong with Sermon in Music – Easter III

    Choral Evensong with Sermon in Music – Easter III

    This service of Choral Evensong with a Sermon in Music for the Third Sunday of Easter, 14th April 2024, has been collated from archive live music recordings together with prayers and readings for the appointed day specially recorded in church and in people's homes. It features a Sermon in Music which gives our professional St Bride's Choir the opportunity to sing for an extended period on a theme relevant to the liturgical season.

    Responses: John Sanders
    Psalm: 142
    Canticles: Evening Service in D – Ernest Moeran
    Sermon in Music: i) In exitu Israel – Samuel Wesley; ii) Ye choirs of new Jerusalem – Charles Villiers Stanford
    Organ Voluntary: At Eastertide – Charles Villiers Stanford

    If you enjoy listening, please leave a comment below or subscribe to our channel. It is great to get your feedback.

    We are hugely grateful for people's generosity which we rely on to continue our work, maintain our wonderful architectural heritage and support world-class music. If you would like to make a donation, you can do so at https://www.justgiving.com/stbrideschurchfleetstreet

    Alternatively, in the UK, text 5STBRIDES or 10STBRIDES or 20STBRIDES to 70470 to donate £5, £10 or £20.

    Find out what's happening at St Bride's at https://www.stbrides.com/whats-on

    • 51 min
    Festal Choral Eucharist – Easter Day 2024

    Festal Choral Eucharist – Easter Day 2024

    This service of Choral Eucharist for Easter Sunday, 31st March 2024, has been collated from archive live music recordings together with prayers, sermon and readings for the appointed day specially recorded in church and in people's homes.

    This service is sung by our professional St Bride's Choir.

    Download Order of Service (pdf) → https://bit.ly/4cCRD71

    Setting: Messe solennelle – Jean Langlais
    Canticle: Easter Hymn from Cavalleria rusticana – Pietro Mascagni
    Sermon: The Revd Canon Dr Alison Joyce, Rector of St Bride’s
    Anthems: Alleluia – Randall Thompson
    Organ Voluntary: Finale, Symphonie No 1 in D, Op 14 – Louis Vierne

    If you enjoy listening, please leave a comment below or subscribe to our channel. It is great to get your feedback.

    We are hugely grateful for people's generosity which we rely on to continue our work, maintain our wonderful architectural heritage and support world-class music. If you would like to make a donation, you can do so at www.justgiving.com/stbrideschurchfleetstreet

    Alternatively, in the UK, text 5STBRIDES or 10STBRIDES or 20STBRIDES to 70470 to donate £5, £10 or £20.

    • 1 hr 13 min
    An Hour of Devotion at the foot of the Cross – Good Friday 2024

    An Hour of Devotion at the foot of the Cross – Good Friday 2024

    We mark Good Friday in music, words and prayer at St Bride's Church, Fleet Street, at our Three Hours' Devotion.

    Download Order of Service → https://bit.ly/3TTNmVk

    The central section of our Three Hour Good Friday observance this year is a reflection on the Passion narrative in St Matthew’s Gospel, focussing on three key individuals: Judas, Pilate and Jesus.

    Each section of this Gospel account is explored through reflection, prayer, and silence, alongside some wonderful Passiontide hymns and instrumental music.

    The Three Hour Devotion begins at 12pm with a performance of Pergolesi’s Stabat Mater (Listen here: https://soundcloud.com/st-brides-church/pergolesi-stabat-mater-1) and concludes at 2pm with a performance of Stainer’s The Crucifixion (Listen here: https://soundcloud.com/st-brides-church/stainer-crucifixion).

    If you enjoy listening, please leave a comment below or subscribe to our channel. It is great to get your feedback.

    We are hugely grateful for people's generosity which we rely on to continue our work, maintain our wonderful architectural heritage and support world-class music. If you would like to make a donation, you can do so at www.justgiving.com/stbrideschurchfleetstreet

    Alternatively, in the UK, text 5STBRIDES or 10STBRIDES or 20STBRIDES to 70470 to donate £5, £10 or £20.

    • 50 min
    Choral Eucharist with Stripping of the Altar – Maundy Thursday 2024

    Choral Eucharist with Stripping of the Altar – Maundy Thursday 2024

    This service of Choral Eucharist for Maundy Thursday, 28th March 2024, has been collated from archive live music recordings together with prayers, sermon and readings for the appointed day specially recorded in church and in people's homes.

    This service is sung by our professional St Bride's Choir.

    Download Order of Service (pdf) → https://bit.ly/43P0zT3

    Setting: Mass for four voices – William Byrd
    Sermon: The Revd Steve Morris, Associate Priest of St Bride's
    Anthem: Ubi caritas – Maurice Duruflé

    If you enjoy listening, please leave a comment below or subscribe to our channel. It is great to get your feedback.

    We are hugely grateful for people's generosity which we rely on to continue our work, maintain our wonderful architectural heritage and support world-class music. If you would like to make a donation, you can do so at www.justgiving.com/stbrideschurchfleetstreet

    Alternatively, in the UK, text 5STBRIDES or 10STBRIDES or 20STBRIDES to 70470 to donate £5, £10 or £20.

    • 58 min
    Choral Evensong with Sermon in Music – Palm Sunday

    Choral Evensong with Sermon in Music – Palm Sunday

    This service of Choral Evensong with Sermon in Music for Palm Sunday, 24th March 2024, has been collated from archive live music recordings together with prayers, sermon and readings for the appointed day specially recorded in church and in people's homes.

    This service is sung by our professional St Bride's Choir.

    Download Order of Service (pdf) → to follow

    Responses: William Smith
    Psalm: 69: 1-20
    Canticles: Short Evening Service – Thomas Weelkes
    Sermon in Music: i) Pueri hebraeorum – Tomás Luis de Victoria, ii) Hosanna to the Son of David – Orlando Gibbons, iii) Hosanna to the Son of David – Thomas Weelkes
    Organ Voluntary: Processional – William Mathias

    If you enjoy listening, please leave a comment below or subscribe to our channel. It is great to get your feedback.

    We are hugely grateful for people's generosity which we rely on to continue our work, maintain our wonderful architectural heritage and support world-class music. If you would like to make a donation, you can do so at https://www.justgiving.com/stbrideschurchfleetstreet

    Alternatively, in the UK, text 5STBRIDES or 10STBRIDES or 20STBRIDES to 70470 to donate £5, £10 or £20.

    Find out what's happening at St Bride's at https://www.stbrides.com/whats-on

    • 47 min
    Choral Eucharist – Passion Sunday

    Choral Eucharist – Passion Sunday

    This service of Choral Eucharist for Passion Sunday, 15th March 2024, has been collated from archive live music recordings together with prayers, sermon and readings for the appointed day specially recorded in church and in people's homes.

    This service is sung by our professional St Bride's Choir.

    Setting: Communion Service in G – Percy Whitlock
    Psalm: 51: 1-11
    Sermon: The Revd Canon Dr Alison Joyce, Rector of St Bride’s
    Anthem: O Saviour of the world – John Goss
    Organ Voluntary: Schmücke dich, O liebe Seele BWV 654 – Johann Sebastian Bach

    If you enjoy listening, please leave a comment below or subscribe to our channel. It is great to get your feedback.

    We are hugely grateful for people's generosity which we rely on to continue our work, maintain our wonderful architectural heritage and support world-class music. If you would like to make a donation, you can do so at https://www.justgiving.com/stbrideschurchfleetstreet

    Alternatively, in the UK, text 5STBRIDES or 10STBRIDES or 20STBRIDES to 70470 to donate £5, £10 or £20.

    Find out what's happening at St Bride's at https://www.stbrides.com/whats-on

    • 1 hr 2 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
2 Ratings

2 Ratings

.muggle ,

Intellectual and soulful

This is what Christianity is about. If you believe or are curious this is a good place to listen.

Top Podcasts In Religion & Spirituality

Omar Suleiman
Muslim Central
BibleProject
BibleProject Podcast
The Surprising Rebirth Of Belief In God
Justin Brierley
Soul Survivors
Premier Christianity magazine
Tara Brach
Tara Brach
Girls Gone Bible
Girls Gone Bible

You Might Also Like

Weekly Online Service
The Church of England
The Rest Is Politics
Goalhanger Podcasts
The Rest Is Money
Goalhanger Podcasts
Leading
Goalhanger Podcasts