Christ Church Isle of Dogs, Calendar of Services and Events 2024



Sun 17th March Passion Sunday - Crosses veiled in church. Planned attendance questionnaire

for Holy Week and Easter

Sat 23rd March 2pm Easter Experience at Mudchute Farm (meet at the Asda gate entrance)


Sun 24th March 10.45am Palm Sunday Procession from Island Gardens DLR and Mass, 

Mon 25 March 7pm Passover Ritual Meal (eat before you come!)

Tue 26 March 7pm Stations of the Cross and Mass

Wed 27 March 5pm Stations of the Cross for Children, 7pm Stations of the Cross and Mass

Thu 28 March 7.30 Mass of the last Supper and beginning of the Vigil until Midnight


Fri 29 March 10am Procession of the Cross from St Luke's Millwall, 12-3pm Three Hours at the Cross, led by 

Fr. Nick Henderson, in church

Sat 30th March 7pm Easter Vigil Service and Lighting of the New Fire


Sunday 31 March Easter Day  11am Mass with Renewal Of Baptismal Vows


Sun 7th Apr Low Sunday 

Sun 14th Apr Easter 3

Sun 21st Apr Easter 4

Sun 28th Apr Easter 5  All-the-Church-Family Service


Sun 5th May Easter 6

Wed 8 May No Wednesday Midweek Mass

Thu 9 May 10am Ascension Day Beating of the Bounds  7.30pm Ascension Day Service, 

beginning of Christ Church Patronal (Deanery Invitation)

Sun 12th May Patronal Service 

Beginning of Christian Aid Week (12-18 May)

Sun 19th May Feast of Pentecost

Wed 22 May Ember Day

Fri 24 May Ember Day

Sat 25 May Ember Day 

Sun 26th May Trinity Sunday


Sun 2nd Jun 1st after Trinity All-the-Church-Family Service

Sun 9th Jun 2nd after Trinity, 

Sun 16th Jun 3rd after Trinity

Sun 23rd Jun 4th after Trinity

Fri 26 Jul St Anne & St Joachim - St Anne’s Limehouse Patronal Festival

Sun 30th Jun 



Sun 14th Jul  Summer Fete

Sun 21st Jul 

Sun 28th Jul 


Sun 4th Aug 

Sun 11th Aug

Sun 18th Aug 

Sun 25th Aug 


Sun 1st Sep 

Sun 8th Sep Education Sunday - Headteacher of St Luke’s invited to Mass

Sat 14 Sep Holy Cross Day

Sun 15th Sep 

Wed 18 Sep Ember Day

Fri 20 Sep Ember Day

Sat 21 Sep Ember Day


Thurs 19th - Sun 22nd Sept. Visit to partnership parish in Berlin.


Sun 29th Sep Harvest Festival



Sun 6th Oct

Sun 13th Oct Pet Service in St Francistide

Fri 18 Oct St Luke

Sun 20th Oct St Luke’s Patronal Festival

Sun 27th Oct 

Wed 30 Oct Commemoration of the Faithful Departed (All Souls)


Fri 1 Nov All Saints’ Day - Patronal Festival All Saints’ Poplar

Sun 3rd Nov Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church/All Saints Sunday

Sun 10th Nov Remembrance Sunday

Sun 17th Nov 

Sun 24th Nov 


Sun 1st Dec Advent Sunday  -  Afternoon Tea and Contemplative Service

Sun 8th Dec 

Sun 15th Dec 

Wed 18 Dec Ember Day

Fri 20 Dec Ember Day

Sat 21 Dec Ember Day

Sun 22nd Dec 6.30 pm Parish Carol Service

Tue 24 Dec 5pm Christmas Eve Activity Service

Wed 25 Dec 11am Christmas Day Mass

Sun 29th Dec