Bombed during World War II, St George’s Garrison Church survives as an evocative ruin with recently conserved mosaics, and a modern canopy roof, now available for all to enjoy.

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Inter Faith Service

14th July at 3pm

This year's Interfaith service at St George's was sub titled "One World" and inluded participation and content from many local Faith Groups - Hindu, Buddhist, Sikh, Muslim Jewish and Christian. The service was followed by tea and a chance to mingle, chat and see St George's mosaics, memorials and newly opened crypt, with live music courtesy of Rich from Trinity Vineyard Church who played his own compositions. Music before the service was played by our resident musician Raphael. The address was given by Revd (Major) Andrew White CF Officiating Chaplain of Woolwich Station and the Blessing by Revd Dr Adam Scott OBE TD RA (rtd) Honorary Chaplain NRHQ RA. 

Ready to receive our guests
Opening Prayer
Psalm 121
Hindu prayer
1st Letter of St Paul to the Corinthians c12 v14-21
Our Chairman
Islamic prayer
Ecclesiastes c4 v9-12
Reading from Marc Chagall
The Address
Sikh prayer explained
Sikh prayer
The Blessing
Representing many Faiths
Music at tea time

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St George's Garrison Church in Woolwich, with its modern canopy roof and stunning mosaics, is both an evocative ruin and a contemporary space. Designed by Thomas H Wyatt in an Italian-Romanesque style, the Church was built between 1862-63 to serve the Royal Artillery in Woolwich. Today it is run by a local group, the Woolwich Garrison Church Trust who are committed to making it available for all to visit and enjoy. Directly opposite the Barracks in Woolwich, South East London, come and enjoy its beauty and peaceful garden.

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