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Prayer & Worship at King's

Prayer & Worship at King's

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***As things stand, the Dean's Office & Chaplaincy team are working remotely and are available via email.

  • Chaplaincies are open for pre-arranged 1:1 appointments with a Chaplain only
  • The College Chapel is open to King's staff and students only for private prayer
  • The Chapel of Thomas Guy is open for private prayer
  • Quiet Rooms remain closed until further notice
  • Muslim Prayer Rooms remain closed but are being readied for King’s staff and students to access for private prayer soon

Please note the current advice from King's re Coronavirus***

 

The Chaplaincy team pray regularly for the staff, students and work of King's. We believe that in prayer we draw close to the heart of God, and that as we pray not only does God answer our prayers but we begin to see the world as God sees it.  

Details of our Chapels, Quiet Rooms and Multi-Faith facilities are available here.

If you would like someone to pray with you then please contact one of the Chaplains.

If you want someone to be prayed for at one of our services, please let us know.  The College Chapel on the Strand Campus has a prayer board where you can write and leave prayers and there is a place in the Guy's Chapel where you can do the same.  You are welcome make your request via email to the Chaplaincy or by contacting any of the Chaplains.

Autumn term 2020

MONDAY to FRIDAY MORNING PRAYER

9.30-10.00 in the Anglican tradition.

A very simple form of prayer to start the day.

All are welcome to attend - join the sessions using the below links (Microsoft Teams):

TUESDAY MIDDAY PRAYER

12.00 every Tuesday during term time, breaking for Reading Week. Starts Tuesday 6 October.

Keith and Tim will be offering Midday Prayer in the College Chapel at the Strand. It won't be a live-streamed/online accessible event, just simply offered in Chapel. 

If you wish to prayer at, or about, the same time, please follow the link here which connects with the Anglican service 'Prayer During the Day' for Tuesdays, and join in wherever you are.

TUESDAY CHORAL EVENSONG

17.30 on the following dates: join the service here (Videos, YouTube)

  • 6 October - Order of Service (pdf, 172 KB)
  • 13 October - Order of Service (pdf, 167 KB)
  • 20 October - Order of Service (pdf, 163 KB)
  • 27 October
  • 10 November All Souls’ Requiem Service
  • 17 November
  • 24 November
  • 1 December Advent Carols service
  • 8 December Choral Evensong / Other service tbc
WEDNESDAY HOLY COMMUNION AT ST MARY-LE-STRAND

13.00 every Wednesday during term time, breaking for Reading Week. Starts Wednesday 7 October.

The service will take place at St Mary-le-Strand Church (directly opposite the entrance to the Strand campus). All are welcome, in line with current  hygiene and social distancing guidelines.

Email Keith to express an interest, or to find out more.

WEDNESDAY LUNCHTIME PRAYERS

13.10, every Wednesday during term time

Email the Chaplaincy to be sent a link to join the session (Microsoft Teams).

WEDNESDAY ROSARY GROUP

17.00

Starts Wednesday 7 October

Are you interested in joining a “school of prayer”? Are you seeking to grow in loving union with Jesus? If so, the Rosary group is for you! Each week we will pray the Rosary together, meditating on the mysteries of Christ’s life aided by the prayers and example of His Blessed Mother Mary.

The group meets on Microsoft Teams and is led by our Catholic Chaplains Fr Toby and Laurence. To sign-up, please email Laurence.

Do not worry if you have never prayed the Rosary before or have forgotten how to do so-the purpose of a school is to help you to learn.

Please note, this group is open to current KCL members only.

FRIDAY TAIZE PRAYERS

17.30

Join the session here (Microsoft Teams).

WELCOME FORTNIGHT 2020 - Morning Prayer 'Tasters' in week 2

Monday 21 September

  • 9.30-10.00 - Morning Prayer ‘Taster’ (different tradition each day) – join us here. Book of Common Prayer with the Revd Canon Dr Keith Riglin 

Tuesday 22 September

  • 9.30-10.00 - Morning Prayer ‘Taster’ (different tradition each day) – join us hereSocial Justice with the Revd Jarel Robinson-Brown

Wednesday 23 September

  • 9.30-10.00 - Morning Prayer ‘Taster’ (different tradition each day) - join us hereLutheran (sung) with the Revd Sarah Farrow 

Thursday 24 September

  • 9.30-10.00 - Morning Prayer ‘Taster’ (different tradition each day) – join us hereCeltic Feminist with the Revd Jenny Morgans 

Friday 25 September

  • 9.30-10.00 - Morning Prayer ‘Taster’ (different tradition each day) – join us hereAnabaptist with the Revd Dr Simon Woodman 

Wednesday 30 September - OPENING OF YEAR SERVICE

13.10 in the College Chapel at the Strand

Watch the service here (Videos, YouTube).

Order of Service (pdf, 240 KB)

Hymn (pdf, 43 KB)

Tuesday 10 November - ALL SOULS' REQUIEM SERVICE

17.30 in the College Chapel at the Strand

Join the service here (YouTube).

Wednesday 11 November - SERVICE OF REMEMBRANCE tbc

10.45, Guy's Memorial Arch tbc in due course.

Tuesday 1 December - ADVENT CAROLS SERVICE

17.30 in the College Chapel at the Strand

Join the service here (YouTube).

Spring term 2021

WEDNESDAY RC MASS tbc

13.10, Chapel of Thomas Guy tbc

Thursday 4 February - CANDLEMAS SERVICE & DINNER tbc

17.30, service in Chapel of Thomas Guy, dinner venue - all tbc

Thursday 4 February - ORTHODOX VESPERS FOR THE ANNUAL RUNCIMAN LECTURE tbc

17.15, College Chapel at the Strand tbc

Wednesday 17 February - ASHES TO GO! tbc

13.00-14.00, Guy's campus tbc

Wednesday 17 February - ECUMENICAL ASH WEDNESDAY SERVICE

13.10 in the College Chapel at the Strand

Join the service here (YouTube).

Wednesday 17 February - GUY'S RC MASS FOR ASH WEDNESDAY tbc

13.10, Chapel of Thomas Guy tbc

Wednesday 17 February - STRAND RC MASS FOR ASH WEDNESDAY

17.30 in the College Chapel at the Strand

Join in online tbc in due course.

Tuesday 30 March - PASSIONTIDE SERVICE

18.00 in the College Chapel at the Strand

Attend in person / online tbc in due course.

Tuesday 30 March - FILM SCREENING & DISCUSSION: 'The Mission' tbc

time & venue tbc

Thursday 1 April - PASSIONTIDE MEDITATIONS tbc

17.30, Chapel of Thomas Guy tbc

Summer term 2021

Thursday 13 May - ASCENSION DAY SINGING-ON-THE-STRAND & EUCHARIST SERVICE tbc

Singing - 9.00, venue tbc

Eucharist service - 9.30, venue tbc

Thursday 13 May - ASCENSION DAY EUCHARIST SERVICE tbc

17.30, Chapel of Thomas Guy

Attend in person / online tbc in due course.

Thursday 27 May - RC CONFIRMATION SERVICE

17.30 in the College Chapel on the Strand with Bishop John Sherrington, Diocese of Westminster.

Attend in person / online tbc in due course.

Thursday 3 June - CofE CONFIRMATION SERVICE

17.30, Chapel of Thomas Guy with Bishop Christopher Chessun, Diocese of Southwark.

Attend in person / online tbc in due course.

 

 

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