St John the Divine, Merton
The Church of England

The Diocese of Southwark
The Bridge, from Southwark Diocese

    Introducing St John's
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Service on 14 January:
9.30 a.m. Parish Eucharist

Collect for the Second Sunday of Epiphany
   Almighty God,
   in Christ you make all things new:
   transform the poverty of our nature by the riches of your grace,
   and in the renewal of our lives
   make known your heavenly glory;
   through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord,
   who is alive and reigns with you,
   in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
   one God, now and for ever.

(Website last updated on 12 January 2018:
collect; church bulletin)

St John the Divine, Merton


Welcome to St John the Divine, Merton

We welcome and encourage all people to join us. St John's is part of the Merton Priory Team Ministry. Whether or not you are new to the area, you are especially welcome to join us in our acts of worship and other activities and share in our Anglican tradition.

Contacts: For contact details, please go to our contacts page.

Hall hire: Contact 020 8544 0018 and leave a message.
Big hall: £25 per hour; small hall: £15 per hour.
Images of the hall interiors can be found here.

The latest church bulletin can be read here.

Celebration of our new bells, 2–4 February
There will be a Beer Festival on 2 February, an Open Church on 3 February and a Dedication Service at 7.00 p.m. on 4 February. Please keep these dates free so that you can come and help with setting up and entertaining this weekend.

Evening Prayer
Please note the change of time for evening prayer at St John's: 5.15 p.m. Tuesday to Friday. Everyone is welcome to join the clergy for this 20-minute service.

Focus points:
(For details, click on the underlined links.)

• Merton Residents Supporting Refugees

• Wimbledon Food Bank website.

• Merton Citizens update

For baptisms, weddings and funerals, contact the Vicar, Revd Alison Judge – see the contacts page.

The full rota for services in the Merton Priory Team can be found here.

Merton Priory Team Ministry
Merton Priory PCC charity number is 1134253

St John's Diary
(click on the image) St John's calendar