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St. Andrew Parish Church Website

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

A painting by
Heather Sutherland-Wade

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


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

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

Assistant Curate: Rev. Mark Jones

Assistant Clergy: Rev. Craig Mears

Church Army: Sister Andrea Taylor-Smith

Operations Manager: Mrs. Merle Thomas

Special Notices

Intention for the Year:
Intentional Discipleship: Walk With Jesus and Keep the Faith


December 16, 2018 New
   (Third Sunday of Advent)
   (Year C

Readings for
   Sunday, December 16, 2018:

   (Third Sunday of Advent)
   (Year C)
   - Zephaniah 3:14-20
   - Psalm 85:7-13
   - Philippians 4:4-7
   - Luke 3:7-18

Readings for Next
   Sunday, December 23, 2018:

   (Fourth Sunday of Advent)
   (Year C)
   - Micah 5:2-5a
   - The Song of Mary (BCP page 67)
   - Hebrews 10:5-10
   - Luke 1:39-45

   Links to the Revised Common Lectionary
   courtesy of The Lectionary Page

   Links to Scripture text
   courtesy of oremus Bible Browser

Sunday School Deanery Bible Quiz Champions 2018

St. Andrew Parish Church are the Champions of the 2018 St. Andrew Deanery Sunday School Quiz
   held at the St. Luke's Church, Cross Roads, on Saturday, October 20, 2018.
   Well done Team! Your Church Family congratulates and celebrates with you.


St. Andrew Settlement

Go to the St. Andrew Settlement web page.

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.

   We celebrated Harvest Thanksgiving on October 9, 2016. See highlights below.
   (Harvest Thanksgiving 2016 - Highlights) PDF
   (Learn more about St. Clement's Mission) PDF

Anglican Church Builds Regional Partnerships

Some 80 Anglican Bishops, clergy and lay leaders from the Caribbean and Latin America
   met in Montego Bay from Thursday, October 26 to Wednesday, November 1 at the
   Hilton Rose Hall Resort and Spa, to identify practical ways to share their skills
   and knowledge, promote best practices and enhance the church's ministry and
   mission across the Region.
   Read the article on the Diocesan website.

Tuesday Charity

Our Tuesday Charity Ministry is growing, with now
   approximately 250 persons 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, December 16 for the Dorcas Basket.

"Sunday Camera" by Dr. Lucien Jones

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

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

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.


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

5:30 p.m.
Evening Prayer


Services in August:

  • For the month of August, Services are 6:30 a.m., 8:00 a.m. and 5:30p.m.


Additional Services:

  • Easter Day - 5:00 a.m.
  • Christmas - 12:00 Midnight Mass
  • Deanery Day - 6:30 a.m. Eucharist and 5:30 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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