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St. Andrew Parish Church Website

St. Andrew Parish Church
St. Andrew Parish Church
Established 1664

A painting by
Heather Sutherland-Wade

Hagley Park Road
P.O. Box 703
Half Way Tree
Kingston 10, Jamaica
Tel: (876) 968-9366
(876) 926-6692
Fax: (876) 960-8463


Web: www.StAndrewParishChurch.com
Rector: (876) 927-0402
Curate: (876) 926-0800

Rector: Rev. Canon Maj. Sirrano Kitson, D.Min.
Assistant Curate: Rev. Fr. Larius Lewis

Church Army: Sister Andrea Taylor

Operations Manager: Mrs. Merle Thomas

Special Notices

Intention for the Year:
Using Our Spiritual Gifts and Abilities to Evangelize


November 9, 2014 New
   (Twenty-Second Sunday after Pentecost)
   (Proper 27)
   (Year A)

Readings for
   Sunday, November 9, 2014:

   (Twenty-Second Sunday after Pentecost)
   (Proper 27)
   (Year A)
   - Amos 5:18-24
   - 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18
   - Matthew 25:1-13
   - Psalm 70

Readings for Next
   Sunday, November 16, 2014:

   (Twenty-Second Sunday after Pentecost)
   (Proper 28)
   (Year A)
   - Zephaniah 1:7,12-18
   - 1 Thessalonians 5:1-10
   - Matthew 25:14-15,19-29
   - Psalm 90 or
     Psalm 90:1-8,12

   NRSV Scripture Links courtesy of
   oremus Bible Browser

Harvest Supper

The Annual Harvest Supper will be on
   Friday Nov. 14, 2014 at 16 Ellesmere Road.
   Help is needed in the stalls, advertisement, donations
   and the selling of tickets. Please contact Thelma Senior.

"Sunday Camera" by Dr. Lucien Jones

The "Sunday Camera" by Dr. Lucien Jones can be viewed at
   the "Photo Gallery" link on the menu.

November 9, 2014 New

SAPC 2014 Bible Quiz

All Parish Groups, Fellowship Groups and persons who wish
   to form a team are invited to enter the
   St. Andrew Parish Church Bible Quiz. Eliminations
   will begin in November 2014.

   The material to be studied:-
   - Exodus chapters 1-10 excluding Ch 6:13-27
   (using the New International Version of the Bible only)
   - The Catechism (BCP pages 389-414)
   - The Handbook for Anglicans (available at Church House)

   Each team when playing will consist of
   a minimum of 2 and a maximum of 5 persons.

Tuesday Charity

Our Tuesday Charity Ministry is growing, with now
   200 persons on average being fed and in fellowship.
   Please remember to regularly donate non-perishable items
   for the Dorcas Basket. Among other things, we need donations of
   Cornmeal, Rice, Flour and Canned Products.

   Persons with Surnames beginning with "M" through "R"
   are reminded to bring your donations on

   Sunday, November 16, 2014 (3rd Sunday) for the Dorcas Basket.

   Reminder of Regular Donations ...
   Sunday:    Surnames Beginning with:
   1st    A - F
   2nd    G - L
3rd    M - R
   4th    S - Z
   5th    A - Z

   Tuesday Charity

Special Appeal Exclamation

The Diocese has established a fund to assist
   Rev. Vivette Jennings to re-establish her home which was destroyed by fire.
   Contributions may be sent to Church House by way of Cheques written to
   "Diocesan Church Fund - Jennings Relief".

Recorded Sermons and Events from St. Andrew Parish Church

Follow the "Recorded Events" link on the menu to watch
   select Sermons and other recorded events from St. Andrew Parish Church,
   our Missions and Outreach Ministries.

St. Andrew Parish Church Tour

Come and experience the St. Andrew Parish Church Tour
   and gain insights into colonial and independent Jamaica, opening windows
   to the life and legacy of a wide range of influential and dynamic
   nation builders whose contributions laid the foundation to the life
   and values now associated with our island home.
   Brochure. PDF

Please see our Church Tour Rates. Exclamation PDF

St. Andrew Parish Foundation

Learn more about the St. Andrew Parish Foundation. PDF

St. Clement's Mission, Kencot

The St. Clement's Mission is a
   Chapel of Ease of the St. Andrew Parish Church
   serving the Community of Kencot. The Mission operates a
   Development Centre which undertakes outreach
   programmes and projects in the community.
   (Learn more) PDF

St. Andrew Settlement

Have look at our Brochure
   highlighting the wonderful work we are doing,
   Making a difference in Majesty Gardens.

Legal Advisory Service

Learn more about the St.APC Legal Advisory Service. PDF

Moreton Park Cottages

Providing Homes for "Women of Slender Means".
Learn more about this Social Outreach Project and how You Can Help!
PDF Exclamation

Little Brothers of St. Andrew Book Drive

Please help the Little Brothers of St. Andrew to build our Book Collection. For more information, contact Minke Newman by email at mininew2@yahoo.com or cell at 351-2658. PDF Exclamation

St. Andrew Care Centre

Profile on the Possibility Programme PDF Exclamation

We are inviting members of the congregation to share with us their thoughts and suggestions relating to our ministry here at St. Andrew's. Please email your comments to us at standrewch@cwjamaica.com.

Please assist us with keeping our membership records up to date. If any of your information has changed, please visit the Membership Information Update page, print and complete the form and hand in or fax to us.


Sunday Services are held as follows:

6:30 a.m.

Holy Eucharist and Sermon

8:00 a.m.

Sung Eucharist and Sermon,
Sunday School

10:30 a.m.

Morning Prayer and Sermon
Holy Eucharist and Sermon on fourth Sundays

6:00 p.m.
Holy Eucharist


Services in August:

  • For the month of August, Services are 6:30 a.m., 8:00 a.m. and 6:00p.m.


Additional Services:

  • Easter Day - 5:00 a.m.
  • Christmas - 12:00 Midnight Mass
  • Deanery Day (2nd Sunday in July) - 6:30 a.m. Eucharist and 6:00 p.m. Evening Prayer only.
  • Harvest Thanksgiving - 4th Sunday in October
  • Patronal Festival is celebrated on the last Sunday in November or the first Sunday in December.
  • Services for shut in members are held at dates/times to be announced


Special Services:

  • Weddings, Funerals and Baptisms are arranged by appointment with the Rector.


Week-day Services:

  • The Eucharist is celebrated on Tuesdays and Fridays at 9:00 a.m. and on Wednesdays at 6:30 a.m. (except during the month of August).
  • The Eucharist is celebrated on special Feast days at dates/times to be announced (see Calendar).

For all questions and issues related to this site, please email us at standrewch@cwjamaica.com.

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