Welcome to St. John’s

We welcome you to St. John’s Church in the Episcopal Diocese of Southwest Florida, a vibrant, growing Episcopal parish in South Tampa. We hold three services in our lovely historic church each Sunday, each with a distinct personality. The 8:00 a.m. service is quiet, reverential, and brief, the 9:15 a.m. service is family-oriented and full of congregational music, and the 11:15 a.m. service is traditional, with spectacular choral music in the Anglican style. (Please note, during July, we have two services. A combined service at 10:00 a.m. takes the place of the 9:15 and 11:15 a.m. services this month.)

Coffee Hour in the Parish Hall, a time for fellowship, follows the 9:15 a.m. service (or the 10:00 a.m. service during July). Sunday School for children takes place in the Parish Hall during the 9:15 a.m. service (10:00 a.m. in July). Children of all ages are welcome in the Church at all services and there is a nursery for children under three years old at the 9:15 and 11:15 a.m. services (10:00 a.m. in July).

Click here to learn what to expect on your first visit to St. John’s or scroll down on this page to see our latest news. Service times can be found here, or click here to go to our pages for children and youth ministries. If you have questions, please call 813.259.1570, or click on the box below to send us an email. We look forward to meeting you!

The St. John’s Family

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Welcome to John Edgar, our new Parish Administrator

TSt. John's Church is pleased to welcome John Edgar as our new Parish Administrator. John is a lifelong member of our church family; he was baptized by Father Burchill, confirmed by Bishop Lipscomb, and sang in the Choir of Men and Boys. John graduated from St. John's Parish Day School and from Jesuit HighSchool before attending Florida State University to study Political Science and Geography. A recipient of an MBA from the University of South Florida, John has worked for a number of local organizations on business, organizational, and administrative matters. John is excited to become the newest member of St. John's administrative team and looks forward to supporting our ministry and the growth of our parish family.

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Announcements

Clergyperson Sought

St. John’s is seeking a Curate or Associate Rector (depending on level of experience) to join our parish family. St. John’s Church, located in the Historic Hyde Park neighborhood, was founded in 1912. We are a vibrant, multi-generational parish known for our excellence in liturgy and music. We are home to a wide variety of […]

July Service Schedule: Combined Service at 10:00 a.m.

During the month of July this year, we will hold two services each Sunday, at 8:00 and 10:00 a.m. The 10:00 a.m. service will take the place of the 9:15 and 11:15 a.m. services.Holy Hospitality Coffee Hour will continue in the parish hall after the 10:00 a.m. service. This will be a wonderful opportunity to […]

Books for our Journey: Summer Women’s Study Group Formed

A new opportunity for women to read and discuss books that enlighten and nurture on our Christian journey will begin Monday, June 10, in the Lowry Room from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.  The first book will be Learning to Walk in the Dark by the Reverend Barbara Brown Taylor, an Episcopal priest and author of […]