Meet the new Vicar
St John's Camberwell welcomes its new Vicar, Father John Baldock, who 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.
2018 spring series
St Johns Camberwell will be holding its 2018 Spring Series sessions over three consecutive Sundays 7th, 14th & 21st October following the 10.o0am Sung Eucharist at 11.30am.
This years series "From Here to Eternity - Living, Dying and Grieving Well" is just one month away. Some excellent speakers will help us reflect spiritually on the end-of-life issues we rarely speak about, as well as offer some important practical information and resources.
Place a note in your diaries today. We hope to see you there.
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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 here..August-September Journal 2018.pdf
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.
23th September 2018
Jeremiah 11: 18-20; Psalm 1;
James 3: 1-12; Mark 9: 30-37;
30th September 2018
Numbers 11: 4-6, 10-16, 24-29; Psalm 19: 7-14;
James 5: 112-20; Mark 9: 38-50;
10.00am Sung Eucharist
6.00pm Evening Worship
Anglicare Partnership Group
Change of date
1st October 2018
ESTONIA - Glenis and Don Heath
Parishioners who visit Estonia regularly.
An introduction and broadening of our knowledge of this lovely country on the Baltic
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St Francis' Day animal blessing
St John's annual Feast of St Francis animal blessing will be held on Sunday 7th October during the 10.00am sung Eucharist.
All pets and their humans are welcome!
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