Welcome to St John’s


St John's East Dulwich 2A very warm welcome to St John’s, especially if you are visiting this website for the first time. Please feel free to browse around and see who we are and what we do.

At St John’s we are a warm and lively church, made up of people of all ages and backgrounds, reflecting the full diversity of our local community. Our main service is at 10.00 on Sunday mornings.

We are always pleased to welcome new members, so whether you are new to the area or have lived here for some time, do come round and check us out. We are easy to find – we are the church with the spire on the north-east corner of Goose Green.

We are also very pleased to hear from you if you live in the parish and wish to get married or have your children baptised in the church.

We are currently in the process of appointing a new vicar please click this link for details.

The following advert appeared on the Church of England website on Friday 29th January 2016:

Diocese of Southwark Ripon College Cuddesdon East Dulwich St John the Evangelist Vicar

St John’s East Dulwich is a culturally Diverse, liberal catholic church in south east London with a parish population of c12,000, a welcoming congregation and a commitment to outreach especially among the most vulnerable.

A new Vicar for St John’s will find:

  • A high level of lay participation in church life
  • A commitment to Social justice
  • A strong worshipping tradition centre on the Eucharist
  • A beautiful church in fine order and substantial vicarage with parking and good transport links
  • A good (OFSTED) church school shared with the neighbouring parish

The adjoining Goose Green Centre provides facilities for the church and community. St John’s incumbent will be a prayerful and pastoral leader, with a deep and loving relationship with God – open compassionate, liberal and committed to the catholic witness of the Church. S/he will wish to work with lay and ordained colleagues to develop and realise the Parish Mission Statement with enthusiasm and drive.

Closing Date for applications: 12 Noon Monday 15 February 2016

Interviews: Tuesday 15 March 2016

PCC Minutes December 2015
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