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Service times

1st April 2019 - 30th April 2019
Sunday, 7th April 2019
Fifth Sunday of Lent (Passiontide begins)
11:00am Sung Eucharist

Setting: Byrd Mass for four voices
Motet: Pärt The Deer's Cry
Voluntary: Bossi Etude symphonique Op 78

Preacher: The Reverend Ralph Godsall Priest Vicar

Sunday, 14th April 2019
Palm Sunday
10:30am Blessing of Palms and Sung Eucharist Westminster Abbey
sung by the Choirs of St Margaret's Church and Westminster Abbey
Monday, 15th April 2019
Monday of Holy Week
12:30pm Holy Communion
Tuesday, 16th April 2019
Tuesday of Holy Week
12:30pm Holy Communion
5:00pm Evening Prayer
said with a hymn
Thursday, 18th April 2019
Maundy Thursday
5:00pm Sung Eucharist with the Washing of the Feet Westminster Abbey
followed by The Watch in St Margaret's Church until 9.00 pm
Friday, 19th April 2019
Good Friday
10:30am Matins and Litany

Introit: Gibbons Drop, drop slow tears
Litany: Tallis
Anthem: Bruckner Christus factus est pro nobis

Preacher: The Reverend Andrew Zihni Priest Vicar

Sunday, 21st April 2019
Easter Day
11:00am The Easter Liturgy and Baptism

Setting: Haydn Missa Sancti Nicolai
Motets: Monteverdi Cantate Domino
Victoria Vidi aquam
Treseder Twin princes of the courts of heaven
Vaughan Williams Easter and Antiphon
Voluntary: Vierne Final from Symphonie I

Preacher: The Reverend Jane Sinclair Canon of Westminster and Rector of St Margaret's Church

Thursday, 25th April 2019
Thursday of Easter Week
12:30pm Holy Communion
Sunday, 28th April 2019
Second Sunday of Easter
11:00am Sung Eucharist

Setting: Hassler Missa secunda
Motet: Philips Surgens Jesus
Voluntary: Harris Flourish for an Occasion

Preacher: The Reverend Garry Swinton Priest Vicar


Information for visitors

St Margaret’s welcomes all visitors, and entry is free.

Please check our opening times before visiting, as the church is closed sometimes.

Visitor opening times
Monday-Friday: 9.30am-3.30pm
Saturday: 9.30-1.30pm
Sunday: 2.30-4.30pm

How to get to St Margaret's Church

St Margaret's Church, St Margaret St, London SW1P 3JX


Westminster (Jubilee, District & Circle Lines)
St. James’s Park (District and Circle Lines)

National Rail

London Victoria (0.8 miles)
London Waterloo (0.8 miles)


Find your best journey via the Transport for London website

Upcoming events at St Margaret's Church

Sung Eucharist on Easter Day

Sung Eucharist on Easter Day

Sunday, 21st April 2019

| St Margaret's Church | Free, no booking required

Baroness Hollis of Heigham Service

Baroness Hollis of Heigham Service

Tuesday, 18th June 2019

| St Margaret's Church | Free, booking required

Max Raabe in Concert

Max Raabe in Concert

Wednesday, 19th June 2019

| St Margaret's Church | £25 - £60

If you have any questions about St Margaret’s Church, please contact:

Pamela Carrington
Rector’s secretary
[email protected]
020 7654 4847

For any enquiries relating to the Choir of St Margaret's, please contact:

Suzanne Wilson
Music Secretary
[email protected]
020 7654 4842


I feel very privileged to work here. I take so much pride in working for a beautiful place like the Abbey, it’s unique.


Alex - Abbey Marshal

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