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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, and also Somali), 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.
parish school is St
Paul's Whitechapel CE Primary School.
As 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 JULY 2014
Tue 1 Eucharist 12.30pm
Thu 3 Thomas the Apostle
Sun 6 Trinity 3 – All-Age Eucharist 10.15am
Mon 7 Tour de France – Highway closed
Tue 8 Eucharist 12.30pm ~ Parochial Church Council 7.30pm
Wed 9 Deanery schools leavers service 10am, Christ Church Isle of Dogs
Thu 10 Deanery Synod 7.30pm, Raine's School
Fri 11 St Paul's School year 6 Eucharist 9.30am
Sat 12 Orthodox London Mission anniversary celebration 10am-6pm
Sun 13 Trinity 4 (& Sea Sunday) – Parish Eucharist 10.15am
Tue 15 Eucharist 12.30pm ~ St Paul's School year 6 'graduation' 3.30pm
Thu 17 Orthodox London Mission 7.30pm ~ Diocesan Synod St Mellitus College 6pm
Fri 18 St Paul's School service 9.30am
Sun 20 285th Anniversary of Consecration – Festal Eucharist 10.15am
followed by Parish Barbecue
Tue 22 Mary Magdalene Eucharist 12.30pm ~ Standing Committee 8pm
Fri 25 James the Apostle
Sun 27 Trinity 6 – Parish Eucharist 10.15am
Tue 29 Eucharist 12.30pm
Sun 3 Trinity 7 – All-Age Eucharist 10.15am
St Paul's Cathedral frontal service 6pm [see above]
Our Safeguarding Officer is Alex Nelson
and our Children's Champion is Susan Crocker