• come and discover

    come and discover

    a community in the city centre

  • enjoy creative stuff

    enjoy creative stuff

    for all ages

  • everyone is welcome

    everyone is welcome

    to explore life and faith

  • feel the light and space

    feel the light and space

    of a Georgian sanctuary

Welcome to St Andrew’s and St George’s West

Hello!

We’re a community of 300-odd people exploring faith, hope and love in Edinburgh in the 21st century. In seeking to follow the way of Jesus we commit ourselves to loving service of God and neighbour.

Summer in the City  

Trying to amuse the kids? Why not come along to one of our summer sessions in August – meet some animals at our pop up children’s zoo, create some crafts or work off lots of energy with some welly-dancing. 

Love music? Our Sanctuary is a fabulous venue for music of all kinds – classical, jazz, organ, world and more. Have a look at St Andrew’s and St George’s West at Festival Time  – a month of music, books and art in August – and plan your culture trip.

Books more your thing? We have a mini-book fringe for you too. Come and listen to broadcaster  James Naughtie and author Bernard MacLaverty  talk about the music that has influenced them most.

Just chilling? take a moment in quiet space away from the hustle of George Street, be guided by daily reflections at 1pm or discover our friendly café with great food.

We’re open 7 days a week

Our award-winning Undercroft Café is open 10-2 Monday to Friday and the church is usually open 10-3. Weekends:  we’re open 11-2 on Saturdays and 9-3 on Sundays for 4 different services. Check out the online diary of events to see what’s happening.

Join us for worship

You’re welcome to drop in for peace and quiet – our prayer space is open throughout the day and a short time of prayer at 1pm. On Sundays choose from four different services. There’s a short spoken communion at 9am; a lively all-age service at 9.45am, traditional morning worship at 11am and a bilingual BSL (British Sign Language) service at 2pm with Albany Deaf Church.

 

 

Upcoming Events

Tue 17

1pm Tuesday Communion

July 17 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Wed 18

1pm Wednesday Prayers

July 18 @ 1:00 pm - 1:20 pm
Thu 19

1pm Thursday Prayers

July 19 @ 1:00 pm - 1:20 pm
Fri 20

1pm Friday Prayers

July 20 @ 1:00 pm - 1:20 pm
Sun 22

Sunday 9am Communion

July 22 @ 9:00 am - 9:30 am

July-August 2018 Magazine

Our Summer magazine is out now! Ian Gilmour considers a meeting between a monarch and a president; members look back on a month of fun and fundraising and Veronica Crerar reflects on two decades of volunteer work with people who …

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June 2018 Magazine

Our June 2018 Magazine is out now. Ian Gilmour considers the importance of casting;   Joanna Stark collates impressions from a recent choir tour to Germany and Congregationalist Lorna Cammock celebrates the 90th anniversary of women’s ordination in Scotland. Plus: …

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