We don't update the News page as regularly as we might, but we continue to list services upcoming as well as we can on the website, and you can now read about our Holy Week services here. We look forward to welcoming you.
From 26th April through to 17th May there will be a four week film festival - free entry, just come along on Fridays at 6:30pm. Discover UK cinema from 1953 to 2014 and meet new people! Anyone at all is very welcome.
You can read about our services and events over Lent and Easter here.
Join us to begin your journey through Lent.
Join us at 11:30am on Saturday 2nd March for Solemn Choral Matins with the belated dedication of and with thanksgiving for the installation of St Lawrence's new heating system and the completion of the most recent phase of refurbishment works. The anthem will be James Macmillan's 'New Song' as we move into a new era at St Lawrence. The service will be followed by light lunch refreshments, to which all are welcome. There will be a Fair Trade coffee morning in the Hall prior to the service, from 10am, so you can arrive early for some coffee, cake, and conversation if you wish. We look forward to seeing you - please do bring friends.
St Lawrence will be open for York Residents' Festival on Saturday 26th January from 10am-4pm and on Sunday 27th January from 2pm-5pm. There will be guided tours at 11am and 2:30pm on Saturday and at 2:30pm on Sunday, and refreshments will be available throughout. If you haven't looked around St Lawrence before, or might like to show a friend around, why not come along? We look forward to more people discovering St Lawrence!
Join us at 6pm on February 3rd for a special service of Choral Evensong followed by refreshments for the Presentation of Christ in the Temple, also known as the Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary, commonly called Candlemas. With beautiful music by Tallis, Ayleward and Roth, come to rejoice in the manifestation of the light to lighten all peoples - Jesus Christ.
We hope that you have enjoyed and been uplifted by services at St Lawrence over Christmas. As we turn to the season of Epiphany - the realisation and celebration of Jesus Christ's appearance in the world - why not join us for our service of Epiphanytide Carols, with music led by our student choir, the Caelestis Consort? We look forward to seeing you on Sunday 13th at 6pm! Do invite friends - you can send them a link to the Facebook event page here: https://www.facebook.com/events/2197326447150363/