St Johns East Malvern


St. John’s is a Anglican parish in the progressive catholic tradition. It strives to be an inclusive community where the presence and love of God is made known in its worship, life and outreach. St. John’s is also a vibrant forum for education, the arts, culture and public discourse. It is a place where Christian faith, learning and service are nurtured and encouraged.

Christmas Services

Carol Service

Sunday 9 December 7:00pm

A traditional choral service of Nine Lessons & Carols. Approximately an hour service. Join us for Christmas cake and sparkling wine after!

Family Crib Service

Monday 24 December 5:00pm

A full and lively Christmas service for children and families with carol-singing and a dramatised re-telling of the Christmas Story. Approximately 45 minutes. Children are encouraged to come dressed as a Nativity angel, person or animal.

Midnight Mass

Monday 24 December 11:00pm

A traditional and festive choral Mass by candlelight with the Blessing of the Christmas Crib and a homily by our special guest preacher Bishop Bradly Billings. A little over an hour in duration.

Christmas Day Mass

Tuesday 25 December

8:00am – A shorter and more reflective Mass with no music. Approximately 45 minutes.

9:30am – A traditional and festive choral Mass. Approximately an hour service.

Services & Office Hours in January

There will be no Evensong or weekday services during the month of January.

The Parish Office will be closed from December 21 to January 8.

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