Forty Days after the Resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, the Bible (in the Acts of the Apostles) records that Jesus ascended into heaven in the presence of the eleven disciples. All are welcome to attend this festival Sung Eucharist for Ascension Day at St John’s Notting Hill, which will be followed by food and wine. The preacher at this service will be Bishop Ric Thorpe, Bishop of Islington. Music with the St John’s Choral and Organ Scholars, led by the Director of Music Tom Primrose. The preacher is The Rt. Rev’d Ric Thorpe, The Bishop of Islington who will be launching the New Worshipping Community of the Filipino Chaplaincy, in the presence of the Mayor of the Royal Borough and The Ambassador of the Philippines.