Website update.

Dear visitors to our website.

We are updating our website to get it ready for 2016
and to present it with a new look.

The combined Parish of Ostend - Bruges

Dear visitors to our church in Ostend

From October 1st 2015 our church in Ostend will be closed
in preparation for the restoration of the building.
From then our services will be held at the same time
at the following address:
Onze Lieve Vrouw Hemelvaart en Onze Lieve Vrouw Koningin
Lijsterbeslaan - 8400 Oostende
Service hours: Sunday 10.30am
Find us
Parish of Ostend
OLV Lijsterbeslaan (temporary address)
8400 Oostende
St. Peter's Bruges
St. Peter's Chapel Bruges ('t Keerske)
Keerstraat 1
8000 Brugge

Thank you for visiting the website of the English Church in Bruges and Ostend

We hope you will find something here to help you in your spiritual journey whether you live in Flanders, are planning to visit Brugge or Oostende, or are just browsing the internet.
You will be most welcome at our services, regardless of your faith or Christian denomination. Our services are normally in English and follow the Church of England's Common Worship services.

Who we are

The English Church in Brugge and Oostende seeks to honour God in worship and service and with the Holy Spirit to help people discover and deepen their relationship with Jesus Christ. Part of the Church of England, there have been English churches in Ostend and Bruges for over 100 years.

Readings for January 2016

Sunday January 3rd Holy Communion

Isaiah 60:1-6
Psalm 72:[1-9]10-15
Eph. 3:1-12;
Matthew 2:1-12
Sunday January 10th Holy Communion
Baptism of Christ

Isiaiah 43: 1-7
Acts 8:14-17;
Luke 3:15-17,21,22
Sunday January 17th Holy Communion
2nd Sunday of Epiphany

Isaiah 62:1-5;
1 Corinthians 12:1-11
John 2:1-11
Sunday January 24th Holy Communion
3rd Sunday of Epiphany

Nehemiah 8:1-3,5-6,8-10
Psalm 19
1 Corinthians 12:12-31a
Luke 4:14-21
Sunday January 31st Holy Communion
4th Sunday of Epiphany

Ezekiel 43:27 44:4
1 Corinthians 13:1-13
Luke 2:22-40

Readings for February 2016

Sunday February 7th Holy Communion
Transfiguration of Our Lord

Exodus 34:29-35;
2 Corinthians 3:12-4:2
Luke 9:28-36;
Wednesday February 10th Holy Communion
Ash Wednesday

Isaiah 58:1-12;
Psalm 51:1-18
2 Corinthians 5:20b 6:10;
John 8:1-11
Sunday February 14th Holy Communion
1st Sunday of Lent

Deuteronomy 26:1-11
Psalm 91:1-2,9-16
Romans 10:8b-13;
Luke 4:1-13
Sunday February 21st Holy Communion
2nd Sunday of Lent

Genesis 15:1-12,17-18
Philippians 3:17 4:1
Luke 13:31-35
Sunday February 28th Holy Communion
3rd Sunday of Lent

Nehemiah 8:1-3,5-6,8-10
1 Corinthians 12:12-31a
Luke 4:14-21
Chaplain Rev. Augustine Nwaekwe
Mobile phone: +32 (0) 499 707 265
Office phone number: +32 (0) 50 34 71 30
Office hours:

Tuesday, Friday from 10.00 - 12.30 (and on appointment)
at St. Peter's Chapel Bruges
Day off: Wednesday
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Regular Services:
Ostend: Sunday 10.30am
Bruges: Sunday 6pm
Follow Yvonne Ferrari
our President of the
Church Council on her
voluntary work with the
Mercy Ships in Madagascar