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The Ecclesiological Society

For those who love churches

Welcome to the Ecclesiological Society website. Whether you are an expert on church history and church architecture, or merely curious, our Society provides lots of information, publications, images, news and events. You might wish to sign up to our free e-newsletter, or think about becoming a member of the Society to join in its events and receive its publications.

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2024 Annual General Meeting and lecture

Thursday 25 April at 6.30pm ONLINE All Members of the Society are welcome. The agenda for the AGM will be sent to members of the Society by post. The agenda, An...

Tour of churches in Richmond-on-Thames

Saturday 27 April 2024 Join us for a walking tour of some of the wonderful churches in and around Richmond, led by expert guide, Paul Velluet. Paul is a charter...

Featured church

St Paul, Covent Garden

Located in the Piazza, St Paul’s was designed by Inigo Jones. The first classical church to be erected in England, building started in 1631 and the church was consecrated in 1638, just before the eruption of the English Civil War and...

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