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Chapel Services

The main service is held on Sundays during term time in the evening, at 5.30pm. Members of the public are welcome to attend. Services and preachers for Hilary Term 2023 are as follows:

  • 15 January: Evensong, The Acting Chaplain
  • 22 January: Evensong, Dr William Garrood, Head of Global Strategic Planning at WaterAid
  • 29 January: Evensong, Rev’d Stephen Hearn, Chaplain and Assistant Priest, Parish of St Marylebone
  • 5 February: Evensong, Rev’d Sam Dennis, Vicar of St Luke’s Church, Woodside
  • 12 February: Evensong, Rev’d Sarah Lenton, Chaplain to the Royal Opera House
  • 19 February: Evensong, Prof Helen King, Professor Emerita of Classical Studies, Open University
  • 26 February: Evensong, Rev’d Dr William Lamb, Vicar of the University Church of St Mary the Virgin (Balliol 1988)
  • 5 March: Evensong, Rev’d Stephen Coleman, Vicar of St Peter’s Church, Grange Park

You can see the music for the term here: Music List Hilary Term 2023.

Members and friends of the Balliol community of all faiths and none are warmly welcomed to share in in a period of silent stillness in Chapel at 5.30pm each Thursday this term.

The Roman Catholic Mass will be celebrated in Chapel at 6.00pm on Wednesday 8 March.

The Christian Union (CU) meets weekly for prayer and fellowship.

This term Chapel collections will be donated to Asylum Welcome, a charity supporting people fleeing persecution and danger in their own countries who seek refuge in Oxfordshire.