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Church of the Resurrection
Anglican Parish of Swanbourne–Mt Claremont

Bringing humanity to life

Be a part of our inclusive community where everyone is welcomed, embraced and challenged.

The Pelican Community and Function Centre aims to provide an affordable venue for diverse community groups. It is suitable for a range of activities, including classes, dinners, and parties.

It was the early Church that said: “The Glory of God is the human person fully alive.” We are a community working towards a fully flourishing humanity, alive to beauty, dignity and love.

The Church of the Resurrection is centrally located in Perth’s western suburbs. We offer a friendly, welcoming, and dignified church wedding ceremony in a unique, inspiring location.

Service times

Sunday Eucharists Sung Eucharist every Sunday morning at 9:00 am, except for the fourth Sunday of every month, when there is a said Eucharist with sermon at 9:00am.

Sunday Evening Eucharist at 5:00pm – Healing Eucharist on the first Sunday of the month, Family Eucharist on the second Sunday of the month, Choral Eucharist on the 4th Sunday of the month. Followed by refreshments in the Pelican Centre.

Choral Mass featuring special music sung by the Mapstone Scholars on the fourth Sunday of each month at 5:00 pm, followed by food and wine.

Midweek Eucharist All are welcome to join our celebration of the Eucharist at 9:00am on Wednesday mornings and on certain holy days.

Morning and evening prayers are said at 9:00am and 5:00pm, Tuesday to Friday. On holy days, Morning Prayer may be replaced by a said Eucharist. Evening Prayer is also said at 5:00pm on the third and fifth Sundays of the month.

Upcoming events

A guide to what's on at the church and Pelican Centre.

Aria Quintet and Alexandra Bak

Sunday 28 May, 1:30 pm
Join us for a gorgeous repertoire in small bites. Sunday May 28th, 1:30pm. Rachmaninov, Puccini, Shostakovich, Villa Lobos. Tickets $10 to $36 - concession available.

Art Song Perth - A Miscellany of Voices - at the CotR

Saturday 17 June, 7:30 pm
Art Song Perth presents Emma Adele Ashton (Soprano), Katherine Goyder (Mezzo Soprano), Louis Hurley (Tenor), Matthew Salter (Tenot) and Marilyn Phillips (Piano). A Miscellany of Voices. June 17th 2017. 7:30pm Church of the Resurrection, 105 Shenton Rd Swanbourne, 6010.

Annual Meeting - The Church of the Resurrection

Sunday 18 June, 10:30 am
Annual Meeting Sunday 18 June 2017, 10:30am Take notice that: 1. Vacancies to be filled by election at the Annual Meeting are listed in the Agenda. 2. Nominations for church council (on Schedule 2: Nomination Form) are to be submitted to the Rector (Returning Officer) and will close on Sunday 11 June at 10:30am. Specifically, the positions which require nomination are: 2 Churchwardens (a third is appointed by the Rector) 3 Councillors ( a fourth is appointed by the Rector) 1 Lay member of Synod and two alternates 4 Nominators of the Clergy 3. Enrolled Members (persons on the Electoral Roll) may be nominated for election at the Annual Meeting (except for the Auditor who need not be an Enrolled Member) and are eligible to vote and have a right of proposition at the Annual Meeting. 4. New applications to be on the electoral roll (on Schedule 1: Application for Enrolment on the Electoral Roll) should be submitted to the Parish Office. Electoral Roll application forms must be completed before the Annual Meeting for eligibility to vote. 5. Reports must be submitted to the Parish Office by Sunday 11 June 2017. 6. Enrolled Members may submit to the Convenor items of business for consideration by the Annual Meeting by Sunday 4 June 2017.* *Section 25 of the Parish Governance Statute 2016 provides as follows: The business considered at a meeting of enrolled members must be limited to matters which such a meeting is permitted to deal with under this Statute and of which notice has been given as prescribed by this Statute. Nothing may be done by a meeting of enrolled members that interferes with the authority of the Archbishop, the rights of the Trustees, the rights of Diocesan Council, the proper functions of the Rector or the powers of the parish council.

An Evening with John Inverarity

Friday 23 June, 7:30 pm
John Inverarity has had an outstanding and illustrious career in education, including being Headmaster of Hale School, Head of St George’s Residential College at UWA and a member of the UWA Senate, and in sport, including playing Test cricket for Australia, captaining two State cricket teams and being Chairman of Selectors for the Australian test team. As a state player, he captained Western Australia to Sheffield Shield glory four times in five years. All his endeavours have been underpinned by values of inclusivity, fairness and egalitarianism. FRIDAY 23 JUNE 7.30 – 9.30pm CHURCH OF THE RESURRECTION 105 Shenton Road, Swanbourne Refreshments will be served to close the evening. Tickets $30 Adult and $25 Concession Tickets through TryBooking on or the Office, 08 9385 2236.