Welcome to the
St. Andrew Parish Church Website

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

PHOTO/ILLUSTRATION OF CHURCH
A painting by
Heather Sutherland-Wade

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

standrewch@cwjamaica.com
standrewparishch@gmail.com

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

Rector: Rev. Canon Maj. Sirrano Kitson, D.Min.

Assistant Curate: Rev. Olando Gayle

Church Army: Sister Andrea Taylor

Operations Manager: Mrs. Merle Thomas


Special Notices

Intention for the Year:
Proclaiming and Sharing the Good News of Jesus Christ in a Challenging Culture.

Bulletin:

February 7, 2016 New
   (Last Sunday after the Epiphany)
   (Year C)
  


Readings for
   Sunday, February 7, 2016:

   (Last Sunday after the Epiphany)
   (Year C)
   - Exodus 34:29-35
   - 2 Corinthians 3:12-4:2
   - Luke 9:28-36,[37-43a]
   - Psalm 99

Readings for Next
   Sunday, February 14, 2016:

   (First Sunday in Lent)
   (Year C)
   - Deuteronomy 26:1-11
   - Romans 10:8b-13
   - Luke 4:1-13
   - Psalm 91:1-2, 9-16

   Links to the Revised Common Lectionary
   courtesy of The Lectionary Page


St. Andrew Deanery Day

St. Andrew Deanery Day will be held at The Karl Hendrickson Auditorium,
   Jamaica college, 189 Hope Road on February 14, 2016 at 8:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
   The Theme: "Create in me a Clean Heart."
   New

Lenten Devotions

Lenten Devotions begin on Thursday, Febryary 18 at 5:30 p.m.
   Invite a friend or two.
   New

Fellowship Groups Silent Retreat

The Fellowship Groups Silent Retreat will be held on Saturday, March 6, 2016
   at the St. Andrew Parish Church Hall from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
   Please see the Details and Registration Form.
   PDF New

2016 Church Committee

Our Annual Congregational Meeting was held on Sunday, January 24
   at which the 2016 Church Committee and Lay Representatives to Synod were elected.
   Please see Church Staff page for the names.
   New

"Sunday Camera" by Dr. Lucien Jones

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


Bathroom Refurbishing Project

We have completed refurbishing our restrooms at the St. Andrew Parish Church Building,
   for the convenience of our congregation and visitors. However, we welcome
   your contributions to assist with completing the outstanding for the
   work done. Please have a look at the restrooms and let us know your
   thoughts.
   New

Tuesday Charity

Our Tuesday Charity Ministry is growing, with now
   200 persons registered (180 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.

   Everyone is reminded to bring your donations on
   Sunday, February 7 for the Dorcas Basket.


   Tuesday Charity

St. Andrew Settlement Celebrates 50th Anniversary

The Mass of Thanksgiving was celebrated on
   Sunday, September 13, 2015 at the St. Thomas Mission, Majesty Gardens,
   to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of outreach in the community.
   Please see the article on the Diocesan website and
   see pictures in the "Sunday Camera".
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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

Festum Sancti Andreae 2015 (Video Clip)

The St. Andrew Parish Foundation recently held the Festum Sancti Andreae 2015
   at the Church Hall on Saturday October 3, 2015. Here is a short video clip.
  
   Video


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.
   PDF


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.


Services

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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