Christ Church Essendon


Welcome to the web page of the Anglican Parish of Christ Church, Essendon, in the Anglican Diocese of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. We are a traditional Anglo-Catholic Parish.

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MALTA & ITALY September 2018  – On our STOP PRESS Page is an announcement of a Pilgrimage to Malta and Italy in the steps of St Paul and Renaissance Italy. This trip is in September 2018 for parishioners, friends and others who are interested. Please see the brochure on the Stop Press page and contact Fr John if interested in coming…
We have attached our Malta Italy newsletter 01 Jan 2018 in the Stop Press page – check it out
We have only a few vacancies for Malta & Italy and will be finalising numbers very soon – please see Fr John immediately if wanting to come…

The Parish of Christ Church Essendon is involved in the “Thy Kingdom Come” movement. We will be praying “Thy Kingdom Come” from Thursday 10th May (Ascension) until Sunday 20th May (Pentecost). There are more details and our 2018 program on the Prayer resources page.

Bishop Genieve’s EssACC Mission (with theological students from Trinity & Ridley Colleges)  Wednesday 20th June to Sunday 24th June 2018
EssACC is Strathmore, Aberfeldie and Essendon Anglican Churches working together
See below the program and feel free to get involved.
Bishop’s Mission 2018 Program

Children and Family Minister
With the departure of our Children & Family Minister, the Parish of Christ Church Essendon is now looking for a Children & Family Minister 
Please talk to Fr John if interested

CHRIST CHURCH CRAFT GROUP have vacancies and room for new members to join their craft activities – please see the craft page for more information on the group and when they meet and come along and check them out…

Check out our Children’s page for our policy on our “Child Safe organisation policy”

We have recently updated many pages – check out information on the parish and the resources…

A new play group for mothers (dads or grandparents) and preschool children has started on Wednesdays 10.30am to 12noon during the School Term  in the Parish Hall – enter via path in Marco Polo Street Essendon – all welcome