The Anglican Church in La Palma consists of residents of the island, visitors and tourists. Services are held in our church San Martín de Porres throughout the month.
The services are held in La Palma usually on a Sunday at 11am (except the 5th Sunday in the month, when there is no Anglican service). Occasional 11.30 or 4pm services are also held, please see the Services, News & Blogs web page for the monthly schedule.
Each service type depends upon the availability of the priest and can consist of either Holy Communion, songs or praise or a Bible study service.
All services are held at
San Martín de Porres, El Paso our beautiful church close by the cumbrecita national park.
Please see the video link here to view our wonderful location from the air.
Again, please check the Services, News & Blogs web page for the latest monthly schedule.
The services give a warm welcome to all and all baptised persons are invited to receive Communion, and those not baptised are very welcome to ask for a blessing.
The Anglican Church in La Palma belongs to the Gibraltar Archdeaconry; Spain (including the Canaries and the Balearic Islands), Portugal, Andorra and Morocco and is part of the Diocese in Europe. The cathedral of the Holy Trinity is in Gibraltar. The Right Rev’d Dr Robert Innes and the Right Rev’d David Hamid are our bishops.
We are officially recognised as an “animal friendly church ” by the Anglican Society for the Welfare of Animals.