Who we are

St Barnabas is an inclusive Anglican parish church in the Tower Hamlets Deanery in the Stepney episcopal area of the Diocese of London. Its diverse congregation is a cross-section of the local community in Bow.

Parish priest

The parish priest of St Barnabas Bethnal Green is Father Brian Ralph, who has worked in East End parishes for more than 23 years.

Father Stuart Lee isĀ assistant priest and Carmen Buchanan is parish reader.

Church wardens

The church wardens of St Barnabas Bethnal Green are Linda Snooks and Katie McCallion.


The secretary of St Barnabas’s parochial church council is Ruth Herbert.


St Barnabas’s treasurer is Paul McCallion.

Parish roll

There are 105 membersĀ on the parish roll of St Barnabas Bethnal Green. If you’d like to join the parish roll, please speak to Tracy Miller after Sunday morning service.