Church of England Diocese of Rochester St. Luke, New Brompton

3. SERVICES

The Church is OPEN EVERY DAY, but (for the time being) only for advertised services - Hand sanitizers must be used on entering and leaving, and social distancing must be maintained.  A face-covering or mask should be worn, unless you are exempt from wearing one for medical or other reasons.

SUNDAYS

Morning Prayer at 930am

PARISH MASS at 1030am (No congregational singing, or post-service refreshments, are allowed at present)

Evening Prayer & Benediction at 5pm 

Holy Communion from the Reserved Sacrament will be available at this service - please speak to Father Garry.

MONDAYS, THURSDAYS, FRIDAYS, and SATURDAYS

Mass at 10am 

TUESDAYS  

Mass at 530pm

WEDNESDAYS 

Mass at 8am

Other services may be held from time to time, as announced.

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For information regarding Baptisms, Weddings, and Funerals, please contact Father Garry.  It is now possible to hold these services in Church, but strict guidelines have to be followed.

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There are various resources for use at home on the Church of England website, and elsewhere on the Internet.  These are constantly changing, as more churches re-open for public worship.

You can see some of our own recently-recorded experimental online services by using this Facebook link:

https://www.facebook.com/Fr-Garry-Jenkins-Online-Mass-100829891693356/

or this:

https://www.facebook.com/St-Luke-the-Evangelist-Gillingham-Kent-248182316020810

We apologise for any glitches - please bear with us as we come to terms with the technology!

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HALL BOOKINGS, the COMMUNITY CAFE, the ART GROUP, and the YOUTH CLUB are all still suspended.

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LOOKING AHEAD...

Saturday 17th October at 10am - Walsingham Cell Mass, to commemorate the Translation of the Image of OLW.

Sunday 18th October (St Luke's Day) at 1030am - our Patronal Festival Parish Mass, with the Rt Rev Dr Martin Warner, Bishop of Chichester, presiding and preaching.  Bishop Martin is a good friend of St Luke's, and a onetime server here.

Wednesday 28th October at 8pm - Annual Requiem Mass for the Guild of Servants of the Sanctuary (GSS).  We are sorry, but there can be no meeting over refreshments after the service this year.

Sunday 1st November (All Saints' Day) at 1030am - Parish Mass celebrating The Church Triumphant in Heaven!

Monday 2nd November (All Souls' Day) at 730pm - a special evening Mass to commemorate all the faithful departed of our congregation, and also our own friends, and families.

Sunday 8th November (Remembrance Sunday) at 1030am - Parish Mass & Act of Remembrance.

Advent and Christmas service arrangements are very much dependent on the ever-changing restrictions made necessary by the ongoing Covid-19 crisis.  Details will be published on this website as soon as possible.