Roman Catholic Church of St John the Evangelist, Islington, London, UK


Postal address
Church of St John the Evangelist
39 Duncan Terrace 
London, N1 8AL
United Kingdom

Telephone Line woes
I’m afraid we’re still trying to sort out our telephone line. We’re currently negotiating with our old supplier who seem unable to ‘release’ our telephone line to our new one. At least our wifi is back up and running (for now, at least!). Do be patient with us and we thank you for adapting so generously by reaching out to us by email instead (
020 7226 3277 

Parish Team
Fr Rajiv Michael, Parish Priest
Fr Jakub Joszko, Assistant Priest

Parish office opening hours
The parish office is open on Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays from 10.30am to 3.30pm. We welcome emails whilst our phone line is still broken! See below for our email address.

Our address is 39 Duncan Terrace, Islington, N1 8AL. Our email address is

Walking - We are a two minute walk from Angel station (LT) via Islington High Street, taking a right into Duncan Street then a left into Duncan Terrace.

By tube - Angel tube station, Northern Line, Bank Branch. Exit the station and follow the signs for Camden Passage. Turn right into Duncan Street then left into Duncan Terrace.

By bus - A large number of bus stops and bus routes are near the church. The closest bus stops are for Angel Station served by bus routes 4, 19, 30, 38, 43, 73, 341, 476. Buses which stop at the following bus stops are only a 10 minute walk away and they are White Lion Street, Islington Green, Cloudesley Place, Angel Islington, Angel Islington/City Road, St John Street/Goswell Road.

By car - Turn off Islington Green (A104) and right, down St Peter's Street then turn right into Colebrooke Row. Continue along Colebrooke Row then turn right into Duncan Street and right into Duncan Terrace. We're in Controlled Parking Zone B for Islington and as at December 2023, parking needs to be paid for during weekdays 8.30am to 6.30pm and Saturdays 8.30am to 1.30pm. Check Islington Council's website for parking updates.

We are grateful to Simon Townsley, Piers Allardyce, Oscar Rook, Krzysztof Sonek, Andrew McGuigan, and Beatrice and Eva Tamasova for permission to use their photographs.

For our Health & Safety Policy statement, click here

For our church information on the RCDOW website, click here