Welcome to St Johns

    "Breaking News": 

    • Following the removal of Goverment Covid-19 restrictions on Services and other gatherings, we have concluded that we will retain mask wearing and social distancing during services; we will keep the Church well ventilated and restart inside congregational hymn singing - more on our current arrangements page
    • We are pleased to announce that the Reverend Tim Vickers, Associate Rector of Bushey Parish has been appointed as our Vicar; do read on.  

    We are again an in-Church and Online Church  ♦ We meet in-Church and online using (YouTube) for Parish Eucharist on Sundays at 9:30am (our Calendar entry has an Order of Service) ♦ Once a month we have a short family friendly service at 4pm on a Sunday (our Calendar has dates) ♦ Morning Prayer is Mondays to Fridays at 8:30am using Zoom ♦ On Wednesdays at 5:00pm we meet in Church for Evening Prayer ♦ Church is open on Saturdays & Sundays for private prayer from 11am (Sundays 10:30am) to 4pm ♦ Online content includes: Parish Magazine | YouTube Channel ♦ Get updates through our Newsletter | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram ♦ Look for the first time (or again) at our Holy Week Chalking for Easter as a YouTube video or via our image gallery ♦ More on our current arrangements page.




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  • St. John’s is a down-to-earth church where people can feel welcomed and accepted. It is a community of people who, in their different ways, are trying to live out God’s love.


  • Our Services

    See our Calendar for details; highlights include:

    • Sunday 9:30am Parish Eucharist, followed by 'Zoom' Coffee
    • Online prayer Mon/Fri at 8:30am
    • In-Church prayer Wed at 5pm

    St John’s Church, Harpenden is a friendly, Anglican church set on the edge of the Common in the Southdown area of Harpenden. We have a fairly traditional but relaxed style of worship, and our all-age worshipping community aims to live out and share God’s love with those around us. We offer a warm welcome to all, and our website sets out the services and activities that take place at St John’s.  

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