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Services in the College Chapel

Chapel

Please note that some of our services (Choral Evensong and College Eucharist) will be held in St Mary-le-Strand (located opposite the King's reception on the Strand), instead of the College Chapel, on some dates as the Chapel is due to be closed for works as follows:

  • 30 March to 22 April 2018
  • 28 April to 20 May 2018
  • 4 June to 16 September 2018

Regular services

Held during term time in the College Chapel, Strand Campus

Monday

09.30

Morning Prayer

Tuesday

09.30

Morning Prayer

 

17.30

Choral Evensong

Wednesday

09.30

Morning Prayer

 

13.10

College Eucharist with Guest Preacher and Choir of King's College London, followed by a light lunch

Thursday

09.30

Morning Prayer

 

12.30-13.00

Confessions (Roman Catholic)

 

13.10

Mass (Roman Catholic)

 

16.30

Orthodox Vespers

Friday

09.30

Eucharist, followed by a light breakfast

Special services 2018/19

Wednesday 26 September - Opening of Year Service

13.10, College Chapel

Preacher: tbc

Thursday 4 October - Opening of Year Catholic Mass

17.30, College Chapel

Tuesday 6 November - All Souls' Service

17.30, College Chapel

Wednesday 5 December - Advent Carols

17.30, College Chapel

A solemn and traditional service of music and readings by candlelight, progressing from darkness to light.

Congregants are required to be seated by 17.20 for a prompt start to the service at 17.30. The duration of the service is approximately 90 minutes and admissions and exits during the service can only be facilitated while hymns are being sung to avoid disruption.

The outstanding Chapel Choir will be singing and mulled wine and mince pies will be served after the service.

Tickets will be allocated on a first-come first-served basis. Tickets can be booked via Eventbrite from the end of October.

Thursday 6 December - Advent Carols

17.30, College Chapel

A solemn and traditional service of music and readings by candlelight, progressing from darkness to light.

Congregants are required to be seated by 17.20 for a prompt start to the service at 17.30. The duration of the service is approximately 90 minutes and admissions and exits during the service can only be facilitated while hymns are being sung to avoid disruption.

The outstanding Chapel Choir will be singing and mulled wine and mince pies will be served after the service.

Tickets will be allocated on a first-come first-served basis. Tickets can be booked via Eventbrite from the end of October.

Friday 7 December - Advent Carols

17.30, College Chapel

A solemn and traditional service of music and readings by candlelight, progressing from darkness to light.

Congregants are required to be seated by 17.20 for a prompt start to the service at 17.30. The duration of the service is approximately 90 minutes and admissions and exits during the service can only be facilitated while hymns are being sung to avoid disruption.

The outstanding Chapel Choir will be singing and mulled wine and mince pies will be served after the service.

Tickets will be allocated on a first-come first-served basis. Tickets can be booked via Eventbrite from the end of October.

Tuesday 11 December - Christmas Carols 

17.30, College Chapel

Thursday 7 February - Orthodox Vespers for annual Runciman Lecture

17.15, College Chapel

Wednesday 6 March - Ecumenical Ash Wednesday Service

13.10, College Chapel

Wednesday 6 March - Catholic Mass for Ash Wednesday

17.30, College Chapel

Tuesday 26 March - Passiontide Service

18.00, College Chapel

Wednesday 29 May - Anglican Confirmation

13.10, College Chapel

Thursday 30 May - Ascension Day Eucharist

09.15 - Singing on the Strand

09.30 - Eucharist service in the College Chapel

 

The Chaplaincy organises special services to mark significant moments in College life and to celebrate Christian Holy Days and Festivals.  These are open to all members of the College and also to the public.

The Chaplains at Strand campus are Tim Ditchfield, Fr John McFadden, Alexander Fostiropoulos, Nigel Cowgill, Simon WoodmanImam Abdul Mumin Choudhury and Romana Kazmi. Tim is normally around all week, Nigel is available on a Monday, Abdul is available on a Tuesday, Fr John and Alexander are normally around on a Thursday and Romana is available on a Friday. Simon is available by appointment. George Haggett, one of our Chaplaincy Assistants for 2018/9, is normally around on Tuesday mornings, Thursdays and Fridays.

 

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