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Welcome to St James, Clapham!

We are a diverse, friendly, and welcoming Anglican church situated between Park Hill and Briarwood Road in Clapham in the Diocese of Southwark. You are most welcome to join us for one of our Sunday Services, or on a Friday when the church is open. Please see the Services and Events section for more information about our services, and also the calendar for an overview of the different kinds of services we have.

For Weddings (including banns inquiries), Baptisms and Funerals, please contact the Priest-in-Charge Revd Kit Gunasekera and for any other information about our life here at St James just pop in on a Sunday or on a Friday.

You can find more information on our website:
We look forward to meeting with you soon!

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Revd Kit Gunasekera
8a West Road,
Tel: (020) 7652 0882
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Holy Communion
Welcoming, diverse, reflective, a mixture of old and new hymns and songs and!
Every first second and fourth Sunday at 11:00 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly creche Sunday School Coffee Common Worship
Holy Communion
Praise and Prayer, Holy Communion.
2nd and 4th Sunday of the Month. every second and fourth Sunday at 11:00 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly creche Sunday School Coffee
All Age Service
Creative, joyfull, energetic, welcoming - a service for all ages.
Every third Sunday at 11:00 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly creche Coffee


PCC Meeting
Monday at 7:45 PM for 2 hours


Tuesday Group
Tuesday Group now meeting 2nd Tuesday of the month.
Every second Tuesday at for 2 hours
Family Friendly Coffee
Home Group
7 pm Home Group at the Vicarage.
Tuesday at for 1 hour
Tuesday, 19 November 2013 at 7 pm meeting at the Vicarage.
Tuesday at
Tuesday Group
We meet once a month, alternating between bible study and craft and activities. Refreshments available. All ages Welcome!
Every first Tuesday at 2:30 PM for 2 hours
Family Friendly creche Coffee


The Alpha Course
Meeting 7:15 pm at the Vicarage.
Wednesday at for 1 hour
Family Friendly Coffee
The Alpha Course
Wednesday, 20 November 2013 at 7:15 pm. The Alpha Course at the Vicarage.
Wednesday at for 2 hours
The Alpha Course
Wednesday, 27 November 2013 at 7:15 pm at the Vicarage.
Wednesday at for 1½ hours
The Alpha Coure
Wednesday, 02 October 2013 The Alpha Course at the Vicarage.
Wednesday at 7:15 PM for 1 hour


Friday's in Church (11am-5pm)
The church is open for coffee, chat, quiet reflection, prayer and to find out more information about life at St James. We also have Morning Prayer at 11am, Holy Communion at 1pm and Evening Prayer at 3.30pm.
Every Friday at 10:30 AM for 6 hours
Family Friendly Coffee
Fish and Chips Quiz Night
Come and enjoy an evening of brain teasers, good company and delicious Fish and Chips.
Friday at 6:30 PM for 3 hours
Family Friendly Coffee


Prayer Through Movement
Saturday, 30 November 2013 at 10:30 - 12:30 - An opportunity to prepare for Advent through prayer, reflection and gesture. Suitable for Ages 14 and above. More details to come.
Saturday at
Prayer Through Movement
Prayer Through Movement - an opportunity to prepare for Advent through prayer, reflection and gesture. Suitable for ages 14 and above. Saturday, 23 November 2013 - 10:15 - 12:30 pm. Please let Kit know if you are coming by Sunday, 10 November 2013, so the session leader can prepare for the session.
Saturday at 10:15 AM for 150 minutes
Sunday School Grade 2 Listed Building Stained glass Organ Wheelchair Access / Ramp Assistance Dogs Toilets Baby Changing Facilities Visitor Parking Available

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Fridays 10.30am-4pm

Nurture Courses

Other information
The Revd Nilanka Keith ({Kit}) GUNASEKERA
The Vicarage
8A West Road
07968-591695 (mobile)
A Church Near You ID: 599
Built: 1958
Architect: N F Cachemaille-Day
Our Patron: CPAS & Rector of Clapham, Holy Trinity & St Peter
Archdeaconry: LAMBETH (376)
Deanery: Lambeth South (37607)
Benefice: Clapham St James (37/073 T)
Parish Legal Name: St. James Clapham (370030 37/30)
CofE Church Info: (637030 37/30)
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The current editor is: Kit Gunasekera

Clapham, St James' : Park Hill, Clapham Park, London, SW4 9PB
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