Latest News

A Jazz Celebration for Pentecost

Friday 27 April 2018

St Martin’s hosts this year’s live BBC One worship broadcast for Pentecost on Sunday 20 May.

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A Celebration of Ascension Day

Friday 27 April 2018

Reserve your free ticket for this live BBC Radio 4 broadcast for Ascension Day, featuring guest preacher Rt Revd June Osborne.

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The Nazareth Community launched at St Martin-in-the-Fields

Monday 19 March 2018

On Sunday 18 March 2018 47 people made their promises and were blessed by the vicar, Revd Dr Sam Wells, as a new community was formed at St Martin-in-the-Fields.

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Latest Parish Notices

Sunday 18 November, The Second Sunday before Advent

Friday 16 November 2018

Parish notices for Sunday 18 November

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Sunday 11 November, Remembrance Sunday & Patronal Festival

Friday 9 November 2018

Parish notices for Sunday 11 November

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Sunday 4 November, All Saints’ and All Souls’ Sunday

Friday 2 November 2018

Parish notices for Sunday 4 November

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Latest Podcasts

Stand Therefore

Sunday 11 November 2018

Duration: 9:48
Recorded on: 11.11.2018
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Remembrance Sunday

Sunday 11 November 2018

Duration: 14:35
Recorded on: 11.11.2018
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Encountering the Sacred Q&A

Tuesday 6 November 2018

Duration: 22:13
Recorded on: 05.11.2018
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Latest Sermons

The Second Sunday before Advent

Sunday 18 November 2018

When I was in year 4, school was really only about one thing. That one thing was the football game we played at break time. One day the ball got kicked onto the school roof by mistake. My friends and I faced the unthinkable prospect of 45 minutes’ break time with no ball to entertain us. Can you imagine?

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Patronal Festival Addresses

Sunday 11 November 2018

Four addresses given at St Martin-in-the-Fields on November 11, 2018

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Patronal Festival

Sunday 11 November 2018

In 1915 the American physiologist Walter Bradford Cannon coined the term ‘fight or flight’ to describe how the nervous system of an animal’s body responds to threats. Quickly the insight was applied to human reactions in a much wider context.

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Latest Thought for the Week

Reasons to be cheerful

Friday 16 November 2018

I was quite taken by a recent tweet from Bill Gates.

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Inconceivable Sacrifice

Friday 9 November 2018

One hundred years ago at the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month, during the time today when we are celebrating the Eucharist, ended a world war that had brought inconceivable suffering.

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All Saints and All Souls

Friday 2 November 2018

I saw the making of a saint in Rome on 14 October, the Canonisation of Oscar Romero.

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Latest Uncategorised

Remembrance Sunday

Sunday 9 November 2008
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Latest Videos

Encountering the Sacred

Friday 16 November 2018

Duration: 1:18:36 Taking RS Thomas’ poem “The Bright Field” as their starting point each of our speakers will be speaking about their own encounter with the sacred. The Church of England and BBC’s Richard Coles chairs the evening and is joined by Neil MacGregor, Nicola Green and Ben Okri

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Encountering London

Monday 12 November 2018

Duration: 01:14:27 Two of the Church of England’s first female Bishops speak about Encountering London with all its diversity, challenges, social inequalities, opportunities and creativity.

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Encountering Jesus of Nazareth

Friday 2 November 2018

Duration: 1:19:14 Encountering Jesus of Nazareth with Mark Oakley, Rose Hudson-Wilkin and Brother Sam SSF. In an evening chaired by Katherine Hedderly each of the speakers have chosen a Gospel passage which tells of an encounter with Christ that has in some way changed or transformed their own lives.

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