Cambridge: St John the Evangelist, Cambridge

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St John's is a large, friendly church with a broad churchmanship. Built just over 100 years old, it stands on Hills Road just opposite Homerton College.

It has a thriving Sunday School/Children's Church and choir. Sunday morning worship is Common Worship, with a monthly 8:00 a.m. Sunday Book of Common Prayer service of Holy Communion and a weekly 10:00 a.m. Wednesday service of Holy Communion. There is an All age service once a month.
Evening services, at 6:00 p.m. are usually Evensong or Choral Evensong.  There are occasional Reflective Services

The church has modern, purpose-built community rooms which host a variety of local activities as well as church functions.

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Hills Road
(01223) 241316 (Parish office)

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Holy Communion
Every second Sunday at 8:00 AM for ½ hour
Parish Communion with Children's Church
Every first third and fourth Sunday at 10:00 AM for 1½ hours
Family Friendly Sunday School Refreshments
All age Worship
During December our All age worship service is moved to Christmas Day During Lent our All age worship service is moved to the 4th Sunday of Lent to accommodate Mothering Sunday
Every second Sunday at 10:00 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Refreshments
Every first third and fourth Sunday at 6:00 PM for 1 hour
Parish Communion with Act of Healing
Every second Sunday at 6:00 PM for 1 hour


Holy Communion (BCP)
This service is normally every Wednesday, there are a few exceptions, after Christmas and Easter especially. Please contact the office (01223 241316) if you would like to be sure the service is taking place.
Every Wednesday at 10:00 AM for ½ hour
Refreshments Book of Common Prayer



Wheelchair accessible toilets

Designated wider space(s) for people with a disabled parking badge

(Hymn Books / Orders of Service etc.)

(Hymn Books / Orders of Service etc.)

Assistance dogs (eg guide dogs, hearing dogs, dogs for the disabled) welcome
Stained Glass

Church Open

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Other information
Honorary curate: The Revd Peter Somers HESLAM
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 8609
Built: 1896
Style of worship: Central
Archdeaconry: Cambridge (141)
Deanery: Cambridge South (14110)
Benefice: Cherry Hinton St Jo (14/052 L)
Parish Legal Name: St. John the Evangelist, Cherry Hinton (140045 )
CofE Church Info: (614045 14/45)
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This page was last updated on Wednesday 10th May 2017
Cambridge: St John the Evangelist, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2 8RN - Hills Road, at its junction with Blinco Grove and opposite Homerton College

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