The English Church in Ostend, Bruges, Kortrijk and Knokke-Heist

The Anglican parish of Ostend, Bruges, Kortrijk and Knokke-Heist is part of the Church of England, in the Diocese of Europe. In Ostend, we’ve been known as ‘The English Church’ for just over 150 years, and our church in Bruges is called St Peter’s. We are a multi-cultural community who worship in English under the spiritual leadership of the Reverend Augustine Nwaekwe. Our churches are open to all, and a very warm welcome awaits you.

For directions to the church in Ostend via public transport, please go to ‘services’ then ‘where to find us’.

Weekly services take place at the following times:

Ostend: 10.30am
NB. The English Church in Ostend (Langestraat 101, 8400 Ostend) is closed for restoration. Services take place in our temporary home:
Onze-Lieve-Vrouw-Koningin kerk, Lijsterbeslaan, 8400 Ostend, Map

Bruges: 5pm
St Peter’s Chapel
‘t Keerske, Keerstraat 1, 8000 Bruges, Map
IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT: change of service time for Bruges. Now that the nights are drawing in, and the clocks have gone back, evening worship in Bruges will commence one hour earlier as of Sunday 3rd December. The services will henceforth begin at 5pm. This is a winter schedule and will hold until the last Sunday in March. In keeping with the lighter evenings, we will then revert to a 6pm start. Please don’t hesitate to get in touch with any queries.

NEW!!!!! Kortrijk: 10.30am
Sint-Jan Baptistkerk
Sint-Jansplein, 8500 Kortrijk, Map
(NB. We use the chapel inside the church and the entrance is at the back of the building)

Knokke-Heist: 5pm (every first Sunday of the month)
St George’s Church
Zoutelaan 77, 8300 Knokke-Heist, Map

Sunday School in Ostend: Young worshippers are encouraged to attend the Sunday School in Ostend, which begins at 10.30am. Led by Blessing Otobo. Children learn about the Bible and the Christian way of life and join their parents and the congregation for a blessing during the Eucharist.