St Mary’s Plans to Redevelop its Church Campus to Prioritise Affordable Housing, Childcare and Community Spaces

St Mary’s Church and the Parish of Walthamstow are excited to announce a bold vision for a new and restored church campus in Walthamstow Village which will better serve E17. Our vision is to address specific needs in Walthamstow while also ensuring the long-term viability of our congregation, buildings and community work. This will include … [Read more…]

A Message from Vanessa: ‘Thy Kingdom Come’ (8th – 15th May 2016)

As some of you may know, the Archbishops of York and Canterbury have asked all of the churches in England to pray for the growth of the Church in the week leading up to Pentecost 2016, and for each of us, in our own local contexts and in our own unique ways, to share the … [Read more…]

Holy Week 2016 in the Parish of Walthamstow

The Parish of Walthamstow will celebrate Holy Week 2016 with services and events hosted by all of our churches. On Monday the 21st of March, night prayer, or Compline, will be held at St Mary’s at 8 pm, with Compline held the following evening (22 March), also at 8 pm, at St Stephen’s Church. On Wednesday … [Read more…]

Poetry event at St. Mary’s – “Unfurling” by Ian Adams

On Tuesday, 27 October at 7:30 pm, acclaimed poet and retreat leader Ian Adams will be at St Mary’s to read poems from his latest collection, ‘Unfurling’ (Canterbury Press, 2014). The event is free with donations accepted. It’s a great opportunity to invite friends and acquaintances of all backgrounds. Ian is an Anglican priest whose … [Read more…]

Rowantree Choir to perform new cantata Patricius in free concert

On Saturday October 24th at 7:45pm, the Rowantree Choir is giving a free concert at St. Mary’s Church, performing a new piece called “Patricius”. Jonathan Rathbone, Musical Director of St Mary’s Church, and Paul Whitnall, member of St Mary’s, have together written and composed this brand new cantata, which takes a fresh and inspirational look at the … [Read more…]