St Helen Stonegate is right in the historic city centre of York, on St Helen's Square facing the Guildhall and Mansion House. To one side of the church is the famous Bettys café, on the other Stonegate leading to the Minster. We are normally open every day.
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St Helen is a Church of England parish church. Founded perhaps a thousand years ago on a site important in Roman times, it was one of many small churches in the city centre. Today the church serves a variety of purposes, not only a place of worship but a stop for York's many thousands of visitors and a venue for cultural events.
HAYDN LITTLE ORGAN MASS AT EASTERTIDE EUCHARIST ON SUNDAY 26TH APRIL. 6PM
This coming Sunday the setting for the Eastertide Eucharist at 6pm will be the joyful Little Organ Mass by Haydn. The theme of the service will be "Christ the Good Shepherd". This marks the first of a series of Sunday evening Sung Eucharists to classical settings to be held on the last Sunday of the month.
St Helen has been united with St Martin Coney Street for many years. We share a priest in charge with All Saints Pavement, St Denys, and St Olave. Under the leadership of Revd Jane Nattrass for the whole group, new work is being initiated at St Helen's by Assistant Priest Canon Derek Earis. He can be contacted on 07984 655662 or firstname.lastname@example.org