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Said Mass at St Botolph without Bishopsgate. Taken by Fr David This service will be streamed live on our YouTube account and available to watch at anytime on our site afterwards Watch live: Click Here Watch anytime: Click here Please click for the Service Booklet

Choral Mass at St Botolph without Bishopsgate. Taken by Fr David with St Botolph’s Choir This service will be streamed live on our YouTube account and available to watch at anytime on our site afterwards An early evening service of spectacular choral carols from across the centuries and traditional carols for all to sing, followed by refreshments Watch live: Click Here Watch anytime: Click here Please click for the Service Booklet Please click here for the Music Booklet

Said Mass at St Botolph without Bishopsgate. Taken by Fr David This service will be streamed live on our YouTube account and available to watch at anytime on our site afterwards Watch live: Click Here Watch anytime: Click here Please click for the Service Booklet

Said Mass at St Botolph without Bishopsgate. Taken by Fr David This service will be streamed live on our YouTube account and available to watch at anytime on our site afterwards Watch live: Click Here Watch anytime: Click here Please click for the Service Booklet

Choral Mass at St Botolph without Bishopsgate. Taken by Fr David with St Botolph’s Choir   This service will be streamed live on our YouTube account and available to watch at anytime on our site afterwards An early evening service of spectacular choral carols from across the centuries and traditional carols for all to sing, followed by refreshments Watch live: Click Here Watch anytime: Click here Please click for the Service Booklet Please click here for the Music Booklet

Our theme for this Advent is ‘The Gift’. We will be associating the theme of ‘The Gift’ with the theme, in Christian tradition, allotted to each week of Advent: the Patriarchs, the Prophets, John the Baptist, and the Blessed Virgin Mary. In this order we will be thinking of the Gift of Heritage, the Gift of Prophecy, the Gift of Humility, and the Gift of Obedience. When considering each of these, it is important that we realise that a gift is

Lunchtime Said and Choral Masses during Advent will follow our Advent theme of ‘The Gift…’. The Requiem on 15 December, postponed from 2020, gives us an opportunity to remember Prebendary David Paton, our former Rector, who died two years ago this week. Full details on all our services can be found on our events page   WEDNESDAY 1 DECEMBER, 1.10 pm Week of the 1st Sunday of Advent The Gift of Heritage – The Patriarchs A SERVICE OF LESSONS AND CAROLS IN ADVENT   WEDNESDAY 8 DECEMBER, 1.10

Next Wednesday, 3 November, we hold our annual All Souls service when we remember our loved ones who have gone before us. The music at the Choral Requiem Mass at 1.10 pm will be the Missa Defunctorum by Viadana. As usual this service will include a special Act of Commemoration during which the names of the departed will be solemnly read aloud, and relatives and friends are encouraged to come forward and light candles in their memory. There is a Requiem Book

St Botolph-without-Bishopsgate in now officially an Inclusive Church.  Inclusive Church is an organisation founded in 2003 that advocates for the full inclusion of all people regardless of ethnicity, gender and sexual orientation, in the Christian churches, including in the threefold order of bishops, priests and deacons.  Churches which are members of Inclusive Church celebrate and affirm every person and do not discriminate in any way.  

World Homeless Week this year culminates in World Homeless Day which falls on Sunday 10 October.  To mark the day, we at St Botolph’s will be donating the money given in donations that week to the community housing organisation St Mungo’s with whom we have close links. The St Botolph-without-Bishopsgate Homeless Hub continues to be open every second Wednesday in the church hall.  The Hub has been successful in receiving funding from the Corporation of London which will ensure the good work