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parish of St George-in-the-East church with St Paul Whitechapel
to the website of the Anglican parish of St George-in-the-East with St Paul, proud to serve a diverse and rapidly-changing community in London's East End.
are between the City and Docklands, along The Highway - click here
for a local map.
The area includes extremes of wealth and deprivation, and has been home to many generations of immigrant groups (the majority now are Bengali), alongside lifelong East Enders, and City professionals.
We are a parish of the Diocese of London in the Stepney Episcopal Area and the Deanery of Tower Hamlets, working with other Christians of many traditions and denominations. We are 'clustered' with St Mary Cable Street, St Paul Shadwell, St Peter London Docks and St Dunstan & All Saints Stepney, and the Royal Foundation of St Katharine (whose new Master, the Revd Mark Aitken, we welcomed in January 2013).
parish school is St
Paul's Whitechapel CE Primary School.
you will discover from this site, the parish has a rich and fascinating
history, with many stories to tell - there are lots of links to
more detailed sources of information.
important, we are a
living church, with a mission for the 21st century. Right are the current parish boundaries.
CALENDAR FOR JUNE 2013
| Trinity 1 - All Age Parish Eucharist 10.15am
Launch of Capital Vision 2020 and admission of churchwardens
Orthodox London Mission 9.30am
Trinity 2 - Parish Eucharist 10.15am - Hot Potato Sunday
Barnabas the Apostle - Eucharist 12.30pm
Orthodox London Mission 7.30pm
Wedding of Phillip Moore & Laura Forsyth 2.30pm
Trinity 3 - Parish Eucharist 10.15am
Standing Committee 8pm
St Paul's School nursery visit to church 10am
Trinity 4 - Parish Eucharist 10.15am
Birth of John the Baptist
no Eucharist 12.30pm
St Paul's School Founder's Day
Peter & Paul, Apostles
Trinity 5 - Parish Eucharist 10.15am
Thomas the Apostle
Parish outing to Bradwell
Trinity 6 - All Age Parish Eucharist 10.15am