Meet the Vicar
The Vicar of St John's Camberwell, Father John Baldock, was inducted by Bishop Genieve Blackwell on Tuesday 21st August 2018.
Father Baldock comes to St John's Camberwell after 12 years as vicar of St John's and St Agnes' Anglican Parish East Malvern. He is an active member of General Synod, The Diocesan Synod, the Diocesan Council and the Diocese's Finance Committee.
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St John’s Church is a contemporary catholic Anglican parish in the eastern suburbs of Melbourne, Australia. It is a parish of the Diocese of Melbourne in the Anglican Church of Australia.
Our corporate life cherishes word and sacrament and is embedded in prayer and worship. We are committed to compassion and justice. St John's is an inclusive parish community welcoming people of all ages, gender, race, colour, creed and sexual orientation.
The parish community acknowledges the traditional custodians of the land on which St John's is built and pays their respects to the elders.
Our mission is to bring people into communion with God and with each other. Our mission is centred in Camberwell Junction and beyond – to other people and the wider needs to which God calls us.
Weekly Pewsheet "Contact" to download a copy of the St John's Camberwell weekly pewsheet please follow this link ...
Whats Happening at St John's please follow the following link ...
Anglicare Partnership Group - please follow the following link ...
You can download the current Journal of Scripture and Prayer for August- September here.. Journal-Aug-Sept-2019.pdf
The Parish Liturgical Calendar has been revised please visit the Worship page to download the latest version
St Johns Camberwell is commited to implement the new Diocesan regulations concerning Child Safety in the parish read more link ...
St John’s Parish Council is committed to guarding against all forms of bullying in parish life.
It has endorsed a Parish Covenant, introduced on 25 June 2017, which is the basis for all relationships, social interactions, and patterns of behaviour within and concerning the Parish.
It is currently available for signing by parishioners.
View or download a copy here...... Parish Covenant July 2017
552 Burke Road, Camberwell Junction 3124(Melways reference 59 J1)
St John’s Church is 100 metres from Camberwell Junction, on the south side, and is readily accessed by public transport. Camberwell Railway Station is a 10-minute walk from the church or a brief ride on the 72 tram. Two other tram lines – 70 and 75 – also access the Junction. Ample car parking is available on weekends and weeknights.
Everyone is welcome at St John's. With generations of Christ's followers we are all welcomed around the banquet table of the Word made flesh - regardless of gender, race, colour, sexual orientation, social status or any other distinction.
Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost
22th September 2019
Amos 8: 4-7; Psalm 113;
1 Timothy 2: 1-10; Luke 16: 1-13
St Michael and All Angels
29th September 2019
Daniel 7: 9-10, 13-14; Psalm 138;
Revelation 12: 7-12a; John 1: 45-51
10.00am Sung Eucharist
6.00pm Evening Worship - Liturgy of Light - (Sung Evensong on second Sunday of each month at 6.00pm.)
Next Evensong - Sunday 13th October at 6.00pm
St Francis Day 'Blessing of the Pets'
Sunday 6th October - 12.00 noon
Celebrate Saint Francis, the Patron Saint of the environment and all things small and furry, at a special 'Blessing of the Pets service at 12.00 noon on Sunday 6th October
The custom honours St Francis of Assisi and his love for all creatures. Join the procession of animals - dogs and cats, guinea pigs, rabbits, birds and reptiles.
Bring a friend (two or four legged) all are welcome
'The inexpressible Joy of Evensong'
The service of Evensong an ancient service of quiet thoughtfulness and musical meditation. Evensong enlarges the heart and is 'shatteringly and utterly gorgeous'. Come focus on listening and find a place of solace and quiet in a world of noise.
The next Evensong will be held on Sunday 13th October at 6.00pm
All are welcome to attend this wonderful evening, invite your friends
Evensong is being held at St John's Camberwell on the second Sunday of each month at 6.00pm.
Make a note in your diary.
Details of the Evensong program are added to the website prior to the service each month
Download general details here - Evensong.pdf