St Barnabas is an inclusive church in the heart of Southfields
St Barnabas aims to be a place of welcome for people of every age and background, where a thoughtful and rooted faith can be found. In the Liberal catholic tradition of the Church of England, we offer a place of worship which is traditional and contemporary. A place where you can think, reflect and pray, and share the journey of faith with others.
We are easy to find at 146 Lavenham Road, SW18 5EP, on the corner of Lavenham and Merton Roads.
Once again, our services have migrated to Facebook until further notice. Please check this website regularly for dates and times of live-streamed events.
During these times of disruption to the Church’s life of worship, the Diocese of Southwark is working hard to bring you online services. These can be accessed here at the Southwark Cathedral YouTube channel.
This Lent we are recommending two very different but equally thought provoking devotional guides to support and deepen your experience of Lent. Both are previewed in greater detail at our News in Brief pages. (Watch the video trailer to 40 Days with God’s Creatures for a cameo appearance by a church you may recognize.)
During the Covid-19 pandemic, the ‘Next Service’ announcement above supersedes the regular schedule at ‘Read More’ below.
We tend to know Psalm 22 from its beginning; rarely do we hear how it ends. Today that has been rectified. The cry of desolation we know so well – ‘My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?’ which we will immediately recognise as Christ’s last question from the Cross in Mark’s Gospel and…