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 24 MAY 2015 (Day of Pentecost)
Readings of the Day Acts 2.1-21; Psalm 104.26-36; Romans 8.22-27 Gospel Reading: John 15.26-27; 16.4b-15
Services 7.00am Morning Prayer
9.00am Sung Eucharist Preacher: Bishop Richard Appleby Setting: Missa sine nomine (Jewkes)
10.30am Solemn High Mass Preacher: Bishop Richard Appleby Sung by the Choir of Christ Church St Laurence Setting: Service in G (Schubert) Motet: I heard a voice from heaven (Mews)
6.30pm Solemn Evensong, Procession & Solemn Benediction Preacher: Mr Antony Weiss Sung by the Choir of Christ Church St Laurence Canticles: Collegium Regale (Howells) Anthem: So God loved the world (Gibbons) Benediction: Collegium Regale: Te Deum (Howells)
Watch: Holy Week 2014 at Christ Church St Laurence
A snapshot of Holy Week (2014) at Christ Church St Laurence.