The Anglican Church in The Hague

In light of the recent tightening of COVID-related rules by the Dutch government and in line with advice from the Interchurch government contact group (CIO) we are reinforcing the Covid-related protocols, with effect from December 19th, as follows:

All services will only take place online.

We will endeavour to offer a joyous and hope-filled slate of Christmas and weekly online offerings until the situation improves. Please stay tuned for more news and do please join with us in prayers and tune in to our services via YouTube.

SUNDAYS

Our Sunday services vary in worship style from traditional to contemporary. See what services are happening this Sunday. as well as Virtual Church.

8:30am Service (traditional) in the Church

A quiet, reflective service without music. Every 1st Sunday of the month, the 1662 Book of Common Prayer service is used. Holy Communion is celebrated every week.

9:30am Services in the Hall

  • 1st Sunday of the month: Storyteller Service An informal service for all ages; this interactive child-friendly service will feature a Bible story as a central theme, with music and prayer
  • 2nd Sunday of the month: Contemporary Praise A Service of the Word with contemporary music
  • 3rd Sunday of the month: Family Communion A child-friendly service of Holy Communion for all ages
  • 4th Sunday of the month: Contemporary Praise A Service of the Word with contemporary music

11:00am Services in the Church

  • 1st Sunday of the month: Holy Communion Service of Holy Eucharist with Choir
  • 2nd Sunday of the month: Holy Communion Service of Holy Eucharist with Choir
  • 3rd Sunday of the month: Choral Matins Morning Prayer with Hymns
  • 4th Sunday of the month: Holy Communion Spoken Eucharist with Hymns

5:00pm Wellspring Service (contemporary) in the Hall (except 4th Sunday of the month via Zoom)

An informal service with music group, and including readings, a sermon, and a time of worship. Wellspring runs according to the following monthly pattern:
  • 1st Sunday: Prayer & Praise (in the hall)
  • 2nd Sunday: Agapé
  • 3rd Sunday: Praise & Testimony
  • 4th Sunday: Prayer for Healing & Wholeness

5:00pm Choral Evensong Service (traditional) in the Church – 4th Sunday of the month

A liturgical service with organ and choir, which takes place on the 4th Sunday of the month. Look at our Choral Evensong page for more information about this service.

DURING THE WEEK

12:30pm Wednesday Service – Holy Communion in the Church

A short, reflective Holy Communion service without music. This service is followed by lunch in the Church Lounge.

9:15am Monday thru Friday – Morning Prayer via Zoom

This short, 25-minute service follows the form used in the Church of England for Daily Prayer. We, as the Church in this place, can use this as an opportunity for us to pray for God’s world, the life of our parish, and our own concerns and opportunities. Come once, come often – all are welcome! Please contact the Church Office to get the Zoom link.  Please note that our facilities are inclusive- for those who need them, in the church we have the following: a ring line for people with hearing aids; an access ramp into the church. In the hall, we have a toilet for the disabled.