St John’s Bentleigh

Our mission is to be a centre of God’s love and hope in Bentleigh.


Sunday 12 October 2014 10.00am St John's Day Service

To celebrate St John's day, we will be having a combined service at 10.00am
A feast will follow at noon.

Holy Week and Easter Services 2017

"Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life." - Jesus

Palm Sunday 25 March
8.00am Eucharist (church building)
9.30am Palm Procession and Eucharist
             (beginning on street corner)

Holy Monday 26 March
 8.00pm Eucharist (chapel)

Holy Tuesday 27 March
 8.00pm Eucharist (chapel)

Holy Wednesday 28 March
10.30am Eucharist (chapel)
 8.00pm Eucharist (chapel)

Maundy Thursday 29 March
 8.00pm Maundy Thursday liturgy and foot washing
              followed by the watch

Good Friday 30 March
 9.00am Good Friday liturgy and proclamation of the Cross
             (church building)
11.00am for 11.30am Stations of the Cross Ecumenical Walk
             (Curtin St end of Virginia Park, East Boundary Rd)

Easter Day Sunday 01 April
 6.00am First Eucharist of Easter and Lighting of the New Fire
             Easter Breakfast to follow
 9.30am Easter Eucharist and renewal of baptismal vows
              Easter Brunch: Please join us for a light meal
              and refreshments following the service.
              People are asked to bring a plate to share

Christmas Services at St Johns

  • Carols
    Sunday 17 December 2017
      8.00 pm   Carol Service followed by supper
  • Christmas Eve
    Sunday 24 December 2017
      8.00 am   Regular Eucharist (Advent)
      9.30 am   Regular Family Eucharist (Advent)
      5.00 pm   Children's Christmas Service
    10.45 pm   Carols
    11.00 pm   Midnight Eucharist
  • Christmas Day
    Monday 25 December 2017
      8.00 am   Eucharist
      9.30 am   Family Eucharist

Ash Wednesday Servcies at St Johns 14 February 2018

  •   7.30am Holy communion and imposition of ashes
  • 10.30am Holy communion and imposition of ashes
  •   8.00pm Holy communion and imposition of ashes

Regular Sunday Services

Sunday         8.00 am Eucharist

Sunday         9.30 am Sung Eucharist
                                  with BASE Kids children's ministry

Regular Weekday Services

Tuesday         10.30 am Mediation

Wednesday     10.30 am Eucharist

Liturgy at St John's includes intelligent, lively, relevant preaching, a mixture of music from classic hymns to modern songs, inspiring words from today's Prayer Books, and resources specially created for this community.

Children are welcome at all our services.

To enquire about baptisms, confirmations, first communions, weddings or funerals, please contact the Parish Office (03) 9557 2226.

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