St Michael and All Angels Church, Bedford Park

St Michael & All Angels logoWelcome to St Michael & All Angels Church, Bedford Park, a thriving church at the heart of the community in Chiswick, West London, W4. Please do visit us for services and other events.
Click here for the Parish Office.

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The Bedford Park Festival ran from June 7th & 8th (Green Days) until June 22nd 2014. The Chiswick Book Festival will run from September 11th to 14th 2014. Both are organised by St Michael & All Angels in aid of charities and the church.

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;
- news and parish events
- 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
- Christmas at St Michael's
- Cards for Good Causes Shop
- 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

Photographs: See albums of photographs of St Michael and All Angels by Andrea Liu and by David Beresford (whose pictures can be found throughout this website) and here

Webpage of the Month: Keep in touch with community events in Chiswick by signing up for our Newsletter

News and Parish Events

 

Do join us for our Parish Mass on Sundays at 10am and Evensong at 6.30pm.

Click here for details of all our services

 

Don't miss AN Wilson, Toby Young, Peter Oborne, Bryony Gordon, Simon Mayo, Simon Thurley and many others at this year's Chiswick Book Festival at St Michael & All Angels from September 11th to 15th.

 

Lights Out: On Sunday August 3rd our 10am Family Service was a Sung Mass for Peace in remembrance of the beginning of World War I. Between 10 and 11pm on Monday August 4th, the centenary of the outbreak of war, many of us turned out our lights and lit a candle.

 

WWI War Memorial at St Michael's Our War Memorial plaque and the memorial seat outside the church commemorate around 120 parishioners who lost their lives. An exhibition about their stories will open in November. If you'd like to help with the project, please email the Parish Office.

 

Do come to a St Michael's 'Getting to know you' party - a great opportunity to meet other people from St Michael's and the parish. 12 noon on Sunday 31st August with drinks and nibbles in the Vicarage garden (Michael Room in Parish Hall if wet).

 

Blue Sky Ball logoDon't miss our fabulous Blue Sky Ball at the Kensington Hilton on Saturday October 4th!

See here for Quiz answers

 

The Solemn Mass of Thanksgiving for the 25 years of priesthood of our Vicar, Father Kevin Morris on July 3rd was a memorable Rt Revd Rowan Williamsevening of music and liturgy with an inspirational sermon from the Rt Hon. and Rt Revd. Rowan Williams, Master of Magdalene College, Cambridge and former Archbishop of Canterbury (right).

 

Thanks to everyone who helped make the Bedford Park Festival - from Green Days weekend onwards - such a success. It was organised by St Michael's in aid of our three 2014 charities and our Organ and Parish Rooms Appeal. Don't miss Ian Wylie's pictures of Green Days Saturday and Sunday and lots of photos of Festival events by David Beresford here. And the video of Mark Ellen’s book evening here.

 

Find out what's going on at St Michael's and other community venues in Chiswick via St Michael's Newsletter. To receive it by email, click here for the signup form. You can also follow us on Twitter:

 

 

You can hear our new organ at services and concerts, but we are still paying for it! Thanks to everyone who came to our Hymnathon Top 50 in aid of our Organ and Parish Rooms Appeal - and to the Inaugural Recital. See chiswickbuzz.net.

 

Watch the Youth Church video 'Wisdom' produced by Kelvin Murray and view 'St Michael's Year in pictures' by David Beresford and Jim Cox.

 

Chiswick and Bedford Park at work Find out about our work with local Schools and our new Schools Liaison Officer, Tassy Russell.

 

To become more involved at St Michael's, please sign up for our Electoral Roll.