The Anglican Church in The Hague

Posts by Matt Thijs

Tomorrow: Book Fair & Farewell Party Andrew & Marion

You are all invited to attend our events tomorrow: Second-Hand Book Fair (from 10:30am – 3pm) in the Church Hall. Huge variety of English, Dutch and other language books and bric-a-brac at bargain prices! Enorme varieteit van boeken in het Engels, Nederlands, en andere talen voor spotprijsjes en rommelmarkt! Farewell Party Andrew & Marion – “OUT…

SJSP Easter Services

March 29th, Maundy Thursday 19h30 Tenebrae Service and Communion – The word “tenebrae” comes from the Latin meaning “darkness.” The Tenebrae is an ancient Christian Good Friday service that makes use of gradually diminishing light through the extinguishing of candles to symbolize the events of that week from the triumphant Palm Sunday entry through Jesus’ burial.…

Bishop’s Lent Appeal 2018

The Bishop’s Lent Appeal 2018 hopes to aid the plight of unaccompanied child migrants in the Calais area. These refugees are very young – some boys are only 14 years old, and girls 16. As unaccompanied minors, they are very vulnerable to being trafficked. We value your contribution via envelops in the pews or the…

This Sunday: Mothering Sunday

Services are taking place as usual, but please be aware that the CPC Run will be taking place, so roads in this area will be closed at various times during the day. More details can be found at: http://www.nncpcloopdenhaag.com/info/getting-there/. Because of the CPC Run, the Church Family Lunch has been postponed for a week, and will…

This Sunday: Remembrance Service Bombardment Bezuidenhout

Sun. March 4th – at 10h00 at the Christus Triumfatorkerk, there will be a service to commemorate the bombardment of the Bezuidenhout area of The Hague in March, 1945. Our church choir will be singing at this service. For more information, visit: https://bezuidenhout.nl/3maart45/. Our service pattern here at StJ&StP is therefore different – our 10h30 service…

Lent Resources

Ash Wednesday – Tomorrow, Feb. 14th, is Ash Wednesday, the beginning of Lent. We have two services of Communion tomorrow – Barry will be leading the 12h30 service, and I will lead the one at 19h30. They both include imposition of ashes. Do join us if you can. #LiveLent 2018 – The Church of England has released special…

Feel At Home Fair Photos

We would like to say a big thank-you to all those who were involved in the preparations and keeping our stall at the Feel At Home Fair last Sunday. Special mention is due to Rosette, Jeanne and Matt for the preparatory work, to Christina and the Choir for pulling off a formidable performance, to Kathy,…

Prayer Update

There will be a Prayer Meeting in the Church Lounge on Wed. Feb. 7th at 19h30. It will be led by Rosette Morrison. Prayer Chain – Please don’t forget that we have a group of people who will pray for you – no matter what your concerns might be. This is our Prayer chain. Requests…

Church Office Closed

The church office will be closed between Christmas and New Year, and will reopen on Tuesday 2nd January. There will not be a Holy Communion service on Wednesday 27th December, or Cafe Connect on Friday 29th. If you need to urgently speak to someone during this time, please contact Andrew Gready.