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Welcome to Hornsey Parish Church

Hornsey Parish Church (sometimes called 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 focused 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 – you will be very welcome.

Fr Bruce Batstone

Pastoral Assistant

Would you like to offer a year serving God’s people in some of London’s most diverse neighbourhoods? Are you exploring how God is calling you to spend your life? The North London Pastoral Assistants (NLPA) scheme has an unexpected vacancy in Hornsey which is ideal for an enthusiastic woman or man to come and join us from September 5th 2016. Please click here for further information

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Dear Friends,

Now that my time at HPC has come to an end and as I prepare for my move to Cambridge, I have a confession to make to you all: change scares me. As thrilled as I am to be moving on to this new stage of my life in the church, I’m equally terrified by the numerous unknowns that I’ll be facing. New college, new faces, new subject- even a new language to be learned. In fact, this prospect felt so overwhelming that this piece should really be titled ‘PAs Procrastinations’ rather than ‘PAs Ponderings,’ frequent as my deviations were when writing this. No substitute task is ever too tedious or mundane when there’s something to avoid thinking about, and so I ended up browsing that great bane of productivity- Facebook.

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Sunday 24th July 2016 – Trinity 9

8.00am – Eucharist
10.30am – All-Parish Eucharist

6.00pm- PA’s Leaving Service (St Paul’s, Wightman Road)

Hymns for this Sunday

54 At the name of Jesus
394 Lift high the cross (omit 5, 6, 7)
411 Lord Jesus Christ
(On sheet) In Christ alone

Readings for this Sunday
Old Testament – Hosea 1.2-10
New Testament- Colossians 2.6-15
Gospel – Luke 11.1-13

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

Crèche & 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 member of the Welcoming Team to point you in the right direction.
Sunday School
We have three Sunday School groups according to age: a creche for toddlers and their parents, Sunday School for children up to the age of eight and Georgians for children aged eight years and upward. These groups leave church during the first hymn and rejoin the main body of the congregation at Communion.
Safeguarding Statement
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
Important numbers
Diocesan Safeguarding Advisers: Annette Gordon: 020 7932 1124; Maggie McMahon: 020 3837 5101
CCPAS helpline: 0845 120 4550

For details of our other weekly services please go to the services page of this website.