Who are the St Katharine’s residents who became a TV sensation?

By David Lowe From the Queen and the Queen Mother, to Archbishops and other dignitaries, the Royal Foundation of St Katharine has welcomed a long list of notables over the years. Yet perhaps none have captured the public’s imagination to quite the same extent as the Community of St John the Divine. While its members

By |2020-04-27T15:25:10+01:00July 1st, 2019|History, House|

Merry Christmas 2018 from the Master at the Royal Foundation of St Katharine

Merry Christmas from St Katharine's From all of us here at the Royal Foundation of St Katharine, including St Katharine's Precinct and the Yurt Café...  we wish you a very Merry Christmas and a New Year full of happiness. The Royal Foundation will be closed over the Christmas period. Please take note of the closing

By |2018-12-17T14:57:29+00:00December 17th, 2018|Chapel, History, House, Precinct|

Tower Project’s Art sponsored by Borras Construction

Borras Construction are undertaking Summer Refurbishment works for St Katharine’s following the highly successful completion of The Victor Churchill Building and Chapelside works earlier in 2018. A site office and staff welfare facility has been installed and a protective hoarding constructed around the site. But a plain painted hoarding does not really match the welcome

By |2018-07-26T14:57:43+01:00July 26th, 2018|House|

A place of retreats, prayer & quiet where anyone can find space to reflect…

Remembering what Archbishop Justin said at the start of his time as Archbishop that “the three Quinquennial Goals of growing the church, contributing to the common good and reimagining ministry, was that for that re-imagination to be more than surface deep, we need a renewal of prayer and the Religious Life”, St Katharine’s seeks to

By |2018-02-19T11:47:44+00:00February 19th, 2018|Chapel, History, House|

A retreat house in East London, the perfect oasis to reflect?

Why is one of the oldest charities in England building seven new bedrooms for people to stay in for Reflection or Retreat? This is an intriguing question made all the more tantalising when you find out these rooms are in the heart of the East End of London. They are not on a mountain top

By |2018-01-31T10:11:25+00:00January 31st, 2018|Chapel, History, House|

Happy Christmas from the Master at The Royal Foundation of St Katharine Christmas really is a time to reflect. Time to reflect on what is happening in the world and on what really matters most. It could be in church, or as you sense the overwhelming love offered to you in a thoughtfully chosen present or just in a stolen, quiet moment in the middle of a

By |2017-12-19T13:20:36+00:00December 19th, 2017|Chapel, House, Precinct, Yurt Cafe|