Welcome to St Michael & All Angels Church, Bedford Park, a thriving church at the heart of the community in Chiswick, west London. Click here for the Parish Office.
The 2013 Bedford Park Festival will run from June 8th to 23rd. Green Days weekend will be on Saturday June 8th and Sunday 9th. The Festival will end on Sunday June 23rd 2013, with the Festival Mass and Bedford Park Open Gardens.
Click below to find out about:
- our worship and services, including readings;
- our clergy and congregation;
- the Church and Parish Hall;
- and how to hire them;
- the Bedford Park Festival; and Green Days;
- the Chiswick Book Festival;
- our children's activities;
- our music and choirs;
- readings in church
- our groups and activities;
- our links with the area;
- and with local businesses;
- charity & community work;
- baptisms, weddings etc;
- preachers and sermons;
- concerts, and performances
- and our new Organ and Parish Rooms Appeal
- and Hymnathon:
Read St Michael's Annual Report 2012 in words and pictures...
...and in figures in the Financial Statement
We also host websites for:
- Chiswick Churches for Justice & Peace and
- Bach Cantatas at St Michael & All Angels
Videos: Take a video tour and hear the vicar, Father Kevin Morris, describe St Michael's ethos and architecture on the community TV channel chiswicklife.TV. Watch Kelvin Murray's film of Green Days, capturing the spirit of St Michael's place in the community. And see Jeremy Vine, James Cracknell, the GapYah team and other performers at the Bedford Park Festival.
Webpage of the Month: Keep in touch with community events in Chiswick by signing up for our Newsletter
There's a Choral Mass at 10am on Sunday May 19th - and it's Fr Stephen's last Mass before he leaves us, so do come along.
Afterwards, at 12 Noon, there's a drinks party to say farewell to him - all welcome.
Read all about this year's Bedford Park Festival, which runs from June 8th to 23rd. Click for the new Festival website where you can see this year's full programme.
St Michael & All Angels' New Organ has arrived from its makers in Switzerland - and the first stage of its assembly is now complete. Click the link to find out more and see a video of its preliminary construction in Switzerland. And if you've not yet contributed to the Organ and Parish Rooms Appeal, now is your chance!
On Palm Sunday, our Youth Church held a sponsored walk to Westminster Abbey, in aid of their funds and the Organ & Parish Rooms Appeal. It's not too late to donate via JustGiving, see the Youth Church Page.
On Sunday February 10th, at 10am, we welcomed the Rt Revd Paul Williams, Bishop of Kensington, as the Celebrant at our Choral Mass and Confirmation Service. He is pictured above with the candidates.
(see also Confirmation 2013 )
Thank you to everyone who came to, or helped, or bid for auction items at the Mardi Gras Ball in aid of the Organ and Parish Rooms Appeal. It was a great evening and raised over £27,000!
Fr Kevin Morris says thank you to everyone who came to, and took part in, his Birthday Variety Concert. It raised around £5,000 for the Organ & Parish Rooms Appeal - see Organ arriving (above) and David Beresford's photographs of the concert.
To become more involved at St Michael's, please sign up for our new Electoral Roll.
Fr Kevin has just led a Pilgrimage to Jerusalem and the Sea of Gaililee - this is report of the previous Pilgrimage to the Holy Land, in November 2010.