Welcome to Hornsey Parish Church
Hornsey Parish Church of St Mary with St. George is part of the Church of England in the Edmonton area of the Diocese of London which in turn is part of the worldwide Anglican Communion.
We are a diverse church with a congregation representative of the varied community that Hornsey is: young and older; married, single and partnered, straight and gay; British and international.
The style of our worship is focussed upon the Eucharist. We see our liturgical life as very important: not fussy and celebrated with attention and care. Our musical life is rich and inclusive with a very good choir and musical director whose talents complement the atmosphere of the services which we hope are supported by the contemplative feel of the modern church building. more
There is something for everyone at Hornsey Parish Church and we hope that can include you too. Please come and see us â€“ you will be very welcome.
Fr Bruce Batstone
Isnâ€™t it funny how you can use words or phrases for years and then all of a sudden they take on a meaning for you? It happened the other day for me when someone spoke about something happening â€śin your lifetimeâ€ť.
My lifetime. An allotted span. A discrete period that has been given to me to do something with.
It made me realise how careless, even negligent, I have been and I am with it.
Maybe thatâ€™s why I enjoyed the film â€śAbout Timeâ€ť, which was on TV a month or so back. Quite simply it reminds you (or it did me) to make the most of life. Notice whatâ€™s going on. Relish the little moments.
The main character discovered he could travel in time to places and events heâ€™d been to before. So he could live every day twice if he wished. Live it as normal, worrying about everything and noticing little. Then live it again and actually see whatâ€™s happening. Enjoy it the second time around.
SERVICES THIS WEEKEND
Sunday 3rd July 2016 –Â Trinity 6
8.00am – Eucharist
10.30am – All-Parish Eucharist withÂ Confirmation
Hymns for this Sunday
9- Alleluia! Alleluia! hearts to Heaven
137- Crown him with many Crowns
584- Rock of Ages
238- Go forth and tell!
Readings for this Sunday
Old TestamentÂ – Isaiah 66.10-14
New Testament –Â Galatians 6.7-16
Gospel –Â Luke 10.1-11, 16-20
Please click here to download a PDF of this week’s service sheet
For details of weekly notices please visit the news and events section of this site
CrĂ¨che & Sunday Scho0l
Sunday School meets in the Marian Centre adjacent to Church every Sunday at 10.30am. Children return to Church at Communion. All children from 3 years upward are welcome. Please ask a Warden to point you in the right direction.
Georgians is for children aged eight years and upward. There are three groups according to age. Georgians meet in the Church Rooms. They start in Church for the first part of the service, leave during the psalm, and rejoin the main body of the congregation at Communion.
Hornsey Parish Church believes that safeguarding is the responsibility of everyone and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all those who are vulnerable (children, young people and vulnerable adults). We expect all of our staff, volunteers and those who use our premises to share this commitment and value the support of those who worship here in achieving this. If you have any concerns please contact the Safeguarding Officer, Debbie Langdon-Davies
Diocesan Safeguarding Advisers, Maggie McMahon and Sheryl Kent: 020 7932 1224
CCPAS helpline: 0845 120 4550
Family Lives: 0808 800 222 (Previously Parentline)
Childline: 0800 1111
For details of our other weekly services please go to the services page of this website.