Welcome to the website of Christ Church St Laurence. Our diverse and inclusive parish is grounded in the rich tradition of Anglicanism. We value our place in the worldwide Anglican Communion and offer a place of peace and beauty within the inner-city of Sydney. We hold a great reverence for the sacraments of the church, and maintain fine liturgical traditions and excellence in music. We encourage you to explore our website and read the details of our services and events. The parish would be delighted to welcome you to all or any of the liturgies if you are able to join us.
SUNDAY 5 APRIL 2015 (Easter Sunday)
Readings of the Day Acts 10.34-43; A Hymn to the Risen Christ; 1 Corinthians 15.1-11; John 20.1-18
10.30am Procession & Solemn High Mass Preacher: Fr Nick Mercer Setting: Missa Joannis de Deo (Franz Josef Haydn, 1732-1809) Motet: Most glorious Lord of life (William Harris, 1883-1973) Sung by the Choir of Christ Church St Laurence
6.30pm Solemn Evensong, Procession & Solemn Benediction Preacher: Fr Nick Mercer Canticles: Service in C (Sir Charles Villers Stanford, 1852-1924) Anthem: Haec dies (Anon.) Sung by the Choir of Christ Church St Laurence
Watch: Holy Week 2014 at Christ Church St Laurence
A snapshot of Holy Week (2014) at Christ Church St Laurence.