Ki te Ingoa o te Matua, me te Tamaiti, me te Wairua Tapu

Welcome to St Michael and All Angels

Photo: Alistair Kinniburgh


St Michael and All Angels is a lively, inclusive Anglican church and a beautiful sanctuary of peace in the centre of Ōtautahi Christchurch.

We are an Anglo-Catholic parish seeking to renew people for their lives in today’s world through rich worship, spiritual formation, engagement in the arts and music, and acts of compassion.

Whatever your faith, background or beliefs, you are welcome in this place.

Fr Jordan Greatbatch, Vicar

Photo: Alistair Kinniburgh

Worship With Us


8:00 Said Mass
10:00 Sung Mass (with Choir)
19:00 Choral Evensong and Benediction
Except the fourth Sunday of the month, where there is a non-choral evening service.


Monday – Friday
12:35 Mass

Special Services

Special services, including Christmas and Easter, will be announced on the news page.


Detail of ikon in pilgrim chapel. Photo: Joshua Black

News and Features

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Palm Sunday

Solemn Mass (10:00am)

Before the blessing of Palms: Plainsong 508 – The Children of the Hebrews (Mode 1)

After the Palm Gospel is read: Processional Hymn 509 All Glory Laud and Honour.

This Sunday, the 10th of April, we will follow Jesus's path to the cross as we pray the Stations of the Cross.

Derek and Keryn Ward will sing excerpts from Pergolesi's Stabat Mater accompanied by our Organist Paul V. Ellis.

Download the order of service here.


Connect with us on Facebook to watch our services live and view previous services. We currently stream Sunday masses.

You can watch our most recent service below. For videos of recent services and the text of sermons click here.

Live stream of Sung Mass for Ash Wednesday. St Michael and All Angels, Christchurch, New Zealand.