The Anglican Parish of Parkside

Adelaide, South Australia
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St Oswald’s is an Anglican Church

As a faith community, we are on a remarkable journey, travelling light, asking questions, always learning. We value the past and we are open to the future.
As a diverse group of people, we are striving to be are a warm, open, inclusive, and thinking community.
We are committed to the joy of singing and inspiring music and art, as well as to building community, fostering spirituality, and working for justice.
Our conviction is that God is a loving presence in the world. We discovered that love in and through the life of Jesus of Nazareth and his friends, who subverted religious, social, and political divisions in the name of love. We value human diversity and autonomy.
You are welcome among us.

The Anglican Parish of Parkside Church

…welcomes you warmly to visit, meet our people, explore our activities, find quiet and peace in the historic building which has been the spiritual home of many for over a hundred years.

Our Service Times

8:30 am Sunday – Holy Communion from the Book of Common Prayer: said service

10:00 am Sunday – All Age Communion Service with Choir, Organ or Band

Childrens Ministry during school terms

Parish Sharing forum on the second Sunday of every month.
Healing Service the first Sunday of the month
Morning Tea is provided after every service to catch up and meet newcomers.

All welcome, we are an inclusive Church and are supportive of the LGBTIQ+ community.

News & Events

Quiz Night – 2 June 2023

Join St Oswald's Parkside in an event not to be missed: the annual Quiz Night! Test your trivia knowledge and win some wonderful prizes. All ages are welcome. Date: Friday, 2 June, 7pm Price: $20 per head, $10 for students and children. This includes entry to all table games. A portion of the...

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Adelaide Male Voice Choir Concert – 10 June 2023

St Oswald's will be hosting the Adelaide Male Voice Choir for an afternoon of sea shanties and other musical treats. Date and time: Saturday, 10 June 2023, 2pm - 4pm Price: $25 full, $20 concession, $10 children. Bookings: Get your tickets on Eventbrite via this link. You can send any enquiries to...

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Soul Food Feast – 21 July 2023

Come and enjoy a night of delicious food and interesting conversation with a guest speaker Julie McCrossin AM, titled “My Journey in Healing, Faith, and Liberation”. Date and time: Friday 21 July, 6.30pm for 7pm start Price: $50 per person, $40 concession: includes a three course Middle Eastern...

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Our different groups

Children and Youth

Under 35's Group

Parish Musings

Sermons, book reviews, and other thoughts from members of our Parish.

Advent Reflection

This Advent Reflection was written by John Webb. Our reflection today is on Advent. The questions below may give us some things on which to reflect, as we enter into this Season of Advent. If there is something that speaks to you, stay with that, and do not feel...

Acts: An Earth Bible Commentary | Review

Book review by the the Revd Dr John Littleton. Michael Trainor, 2021. Acts An Earth Bible Commentary About Earth’s Children: An Ecological Listening to The Acts of the Apostles (London: T&T Clark). Paperback edition. Pages 191. Kindle $45.90; Paperback $72.24;...

Morality: Restoring the Common Good in Divided Times | Review

Book review by the the Revd Dr John Littleton. Jonathan Sacks, Morality Restoring the Common Good in Divided Times (London: Hodder, 2021). First published by Hodder & Stoughton in 2020. This paperback edition with a new foreword by Justin Welby, Archbishop of...

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Contact & Visiting Information

St Oswald’s is committed to safe ministry. Safe Ministry exists to ensure that our church environments, our spaces, leaders and culture, are safe. The Anglican Diocese of Adelaide aims to ensure that all people within its environments are free from harm or abuse.

Worship Gatherings

St Oswald’s Anglican Church
5 St Anns Place Parkside SA 5063


(08) 8123 9650

Mailing Address

PO Box 22

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