View regularly updated files – news from the Parochial Church Council, homilies from services this year, and reflections on the liturgical season. There are also links to external sites of interest.

matters of interest from the most recent meeting of the Pariochial Church Council

read homilies by the Rector and others preached at services this year

a monthly article from Professor Joyce Hill, reflecting on an aspect of the current liturgical season

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PCC News

click on the links below to read a summary of items of interest from meetings of the Parochial Church Council this year

read homilies preached on principal feasts and seasons at St Mary-le-Bow and by the Rector in other parishes this year

⇒ The Revd George Bush |Chelsea Platinum Jubilee 2022

⇒ The Revd George Bush |Furniture Makers Homily 2022

⇒ The Revd George Bush | Maundy Thursday Homily 2022

⇒ The Revd Stephen Coleman | Epiphany Homily 2022

⇒ The Revd George Bush | Christmas Homily 2021

⇒ The Revd George Bush | Our Lady Pew, Westminster Abbey 2021

⇒ The Revd James Milwain | All Souls Day 2021

⇒ The Revd George Bush | All Saints Day 2021

⇒ The Revd George Bush | Summary of the Law 2021


read reflections on aspects of the liturgical season by Emeritus Professor Joyce Hill (University of Leeds)

September 2022 St John Chrysostom

August 2022 The Magnificat

July 2022 The Development of the New Testament

June 2022 The Shaping of the Old Testament

May 2022 Dead Sea Scrolls

April 2022 Dietrich Bonhoeffer

March 2022 Oldest NT

February 2022 Jesus at 12

January 2022 William Laud

December 2021 The Nativity Stories

November 2021 Book of Revelations

October 2021 Simon and Jude

September 2021 Martyrs

August 2021 Florence Nightingale

July 2021 Pilgrimage

June 2021 St Columba

May 2021 Pentecosts

April 2021 Why do we call it Easter?