St Andrew, Roker

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St Andrew's, Roker (1905-7) is an Anglican parish church in Sunderland, England.
It is recognised as one of the finest churches of the first half of the twentieth century and the masterpiece of Edward Schroeder Prior. It is often referred to as 'the cathedral of the Arts & Crafts movement.'

For more details about anything going on at St.Andrew's, please contact the Parish Office, open Mon-Fri 9.00am-1.00pm

Our Parish Surgery which includes making bookings of Weddings and Baptisms, is open every Wednesday between 6.15pm-7.15pm at the Parish Office

 

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Val Hughes
Parish Office,
St Andrew's Church,
Talbot Road,
Roker,
Sunderland,
SR6 9PT
(0191) 5160135 (Parish Office)

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Christingle
Our annual Christingle service is fun for all the family - look forward to seeing you there!
Sunday 11th December 2016 at 4:00 PM for ¾ hour
Family Friendly Refreshments
 
Parish Christmas Celebration - "Live Nativity!"
The whole parish is invited to be part of the Nativity, as St. Andrew's hosts our Parish Christmas Celebration. A re-telling of the Christmas story with 2 real donkeys, an enthusiastic cast and lots of favourite carols are all waiting to help you celebrate the true meaning of Christmas. We look forward to seeing you there!
Sunday 18th December 2016 at 4:00 PM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Refreshments Christmas Carols
 
Crib Service
Join us as we remeber the true meaning of Christmas, and welcome Mary, Joseph and all to the stable. All are welcome!
Saturday 24th December 2016 at 4:00 PM
Family Friendly Refreshments
 
Crib Service
Join Junior Church as they remind us of the true meaning of Christmas, and welcome Mary, Joseph and all to the stable. All are welcome!
Saturday 24th December 2016 at 4:00 PM
Family Friendly Refreshments
 
Printer friendly list of events
Christingle
Our annual Christingle service is fun for all the family - look forward to seeing you there!
Sunday 11th December 2016 at 4:00 PM for ¾ hour
Family Friendly Refreshments
Parish Christmas Celebration - "Live Nativity!"
The whole parish is invited to be part of the Nativity, as St. Andrew's hosts our Parish Christmas Celebration. A re-telling of the Christmas story with 2 real donkeys, an enthusiastic cast and lots of favourite carols are all waiting to help you celebrate the true meaning of Christmas. We look forward to seeing you there!
Sunday 18th December 2016 at 4:00 PM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Refreshments Christmas Carols
Crib Service
Join Junior Church as they remind us of the true meaning of Christmas, and welcome Mary, Joseph and all to the stable. All are welcome!
Saturday 24th December 2016 at 4:00 PM
Family Friendly Refreshments
Crib Service
Join us as we remeber the true meaning of Christmas, and welcome Mary, Joseph and all to the stable. All are welcome!
Saturday 24th December 2016 at 4:00 PM
Family Friendly Refreshments
Christmas Day Eucharist
Come & celebrate the birth of Jesus with us this Christmas. All are welcome :-)
Sunday 25th December 2016 at 9:30 AM
Family Friendly Common Worship
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Sunday

Holy Communion
The Book of Common Prayer is used for this service in the 2nd and 5th Sundays in a month
Every Sunday at 8:00 AM
Book of Common Prayer
Holy Communion
Runs alongside 'Junior Church,' aimed at children from 3-years upwards!
Every Sunday at 9:30 AM
Sunday School Refreshments
Evensong
The Book of Common Prayer is used for this service in the 2nd and 5th Sundays in a month
Every Sunday at 6:00 PM
Book of Common Prayer
Operatic Society
Held in the Tom Robson Room
Every Sunday at 7:30 PM

Monday

Morning Prayer
Come and join members of the clergy team for a short service of Morning Prayer - the best way to start the day!
Every Monday at 9:15 AM for ½ hour
Common Worship
iGrow
Held in the church hall, we're here to bring learning about God, the Bible and the amazing love of Jesus to children in Key Stage 2 (yrs 3-6) through fun, games, crafts and cooking. Contact the Parish Office for more info - 0191 5160135
Term time only
Every Monday at 6:00 PM for 1 hour and 15 minutes.

Tuesday

Morning Prayer
Come and join members of the clergy team for a short service of Morning Prayer - the best way to start the day!
Every Tuesday at 9:15 AM for ½ hour
Common Worship
Muddlers
Come and join our Mums (and Dads!) and Toddlers group. Fun for all in the Priestman Hall!
Every Tuesday at 10:00 AM
Bell Ringing Practice
Meeting in the Church Tower
Every Tuesday at 7:00 PM

Wednesday

Holy Communion
Every Wednesday at 10:00 AM
Cubs
Every Wednesday at 5:00 PM
Beavers
Held at the Marine Activity Centre
Every Wednesday at 6:00 PM
Cubs
Meeting in the Hall
Every Wednesday at 6:30 PM

Thursday

Muddlers
Come and join our Mums (and Dads!) and Toddlers group. Fun for all in the Priestman Hall!
Every Thursday at 10:00 AM
Art Group
If you've ever thought of developing an art skill, or have a gift and are looking for a chance to practise it, please come and join us in the Priestman Hall. All are welcome, from beginner to expert! Costs 1.50 (but you do get a cuppa!)
Every Thursday at 1:30 PM for 2 hours
Music Group
Meeting in the St. Aidan's Room, the Music Group get together each Thursday except for the first of the month. Please come along if you like singing or playing an instrument - all are welcome!
Every second third fourth and fifth Thursday at 6:30 PM for 1 hour and 15 minutes.

Friday

Rainbows
Meeting in the Tom Robson Room
Every Friday at 5:00 PM
Brownies (1st Pack)
Meeting in the Hall
Every Friday at 5:30 PM
Brownies (2nd Pack)
Meeting in the Tom Robson Room
Every Friday at 6:15 PM
Guides
Meeting in the Hall
Every Friday at 7:30 PM
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Christingle
Our annual Christingle service is fun for all the family - look forward to seeing you there!
Sunday 11th December 2016 at 4:00 PM for ¾ hour
Family Friendly Refreshments
Parish Christmas Celebration - "Live Nativity!"
The whole parish is invited to be part of the Nativity, as St. Andrew's hosts our Parish Christmas Celebration. A re-telling of the Christmas story with 2 real donkeys, an enthusiastic cast and lots of favourite carols are all waiting to help you celebrate the true meaning of Christmas. We look forward to seeing you there!
Sunday 18th December 2016 at 4:00 PM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Refreshments Christmas Carols
Crib Service
Join Junior Church as they remind us of the true meaning of Christmas, and welcome Mary, Joseph and all to the stable. All are welcome!
Saturday 24th December 2016 at 4:00 PM
Family Friendly Refreshments
Crib Service
Join us as we remeber the true meaning of Christmas, and welcome Mary, Joseph and all to the stable. All are welcome!
Saturday 24th December 2016 at 4:00 PM
Family Friendly Refreshments
Christmas Day Eucharist
Come & celebrate the birth of Jesus with us this Christmas. All are welcome :-)
Sunday 25th December 2016 at 9:30 AM
Family Friendly Common Worship

Features

Stained Glass Wall Paintings
Organ
     
Church Open 9am - 1pm Monday to Friday except August (9am - 11am)
Other information
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 13728
Built: 1907
Architect: Edward Schroeder Prior
Archdeaconry: SUNDERLAND (133)
Deanery: WEARMOUTH (13306)
Benefice: Monkwearmouth St Andr (13/167 P)
Parish Legal Name: Monkwearmouth (130169 )
CofE Church Info: (613169 13/169)
Short URL: acny.uk/13728/
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This page was last updated on Wednesday 30th November 2016
 
 
 
St Andrew : Talbot Road, Roker, Tyne and Wear, SR6 9PT

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