Forest Gate: Emmanuel, Forest Gate

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Emmanuel Church is on the Corner of Romford Road with Upton Lane, a few minutes walk from Forest Gate Station.

Serving God in our community Emmanuel Church is a Church of England church, which started meeting in its current location in 1862. Our current congregations and activities reflect the rich diversity of people that live in our neighbourhood.

It is a church with a reputation for seeking to care for its community - and seeks to be welcoming and inclusive.

Come and join us for our Sunday service at 10am.


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Revd. Dr. Chigor Chike
Emmanuel Parish Church,
Forest Gate,
E7 8BD
020 8522 1900 (Parish Office) or 07905 155 494 (Mobile)

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Holy Communion Service
Every Sunday at 10:00 AM for 1½ hours
Family Friendly Refreshments
Praise Service
Every last Sunday at 12:00 PM for 1 hour
Family Friendly
Urdu Language Service
Every Sunday at 1:30 PM for 1 hour
Family Friendly


Morning Prayer
Every Monday at 8:30 AM for ½ hour
Family Friendly


Morning Prayer
Every Tuesday at 8:30 AM for ½ hour
Family Friendly


Morning Prayer
Every Wednesday at 8:30 AM for ½ hour
Family Friendly
Mid-Week Eucharist
(with a soup and roll lunch to follow)
Every Wednesday at 12:30 PM for 1 hour


Morning Prayer
Every Thursday at 8:30 AM for ½ hour
Family Friendly


Morning Prayer
Every Friday at 8:30 AM for ½ hour
Family Friendly



Wheelchair accessible toilets

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

Hall for Hire Please see our website for details.
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Incumbent: The Revd Chigor CHIKE
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 6322
Built: 1852
Architect: Sir George Gilbert Scott
Our Patron: Bishop of Chelmsford
Archdeaconry: WEST HAM (581)
Deanery: NEWHAM (58105)
Benefice: Forest Gate Em w Upton Cross (08/144 X)
CofE Church Info: (608103 8/103)
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This page was last updated on Saturday 8th April 2017
Forest Gate: Emmanuel : Romford Road, Forest Gate, London, E7 8BD - Corner of Upton Lane & Romford Road

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