Ibiza Christmas Carols are a welcome opportunity to come together in celebrating our Christmas traditions.
The English Speaking Church of Ibiza and Formentera have published details of their seasonal services for 2018.
Here we have their services and events, plus information on changes in the Church. Contact information at the foot of the article.
Christmas Services & Events
Sunday December 2nd Carol Service
RC Church, Sant Rafel, 10:30a.m.
Followed by Refreshments and Cake & Produce Sale in the Cloisters.
This will be the last service of our Vicar – see below.
Wednesday 5th December Age Concern Christmas Lunch.
At Es Jardins de Fruitera, Santa Gertrudis.
Tickets 28€ for friends and 33€ for guests. To make your reservation phone Phone Lyn Carpenter on 971 34 60 94 or 677 63 05 14
Saturday 22nd December, Chaplaincy Christmas Party
Bring and Share Lunch, 13:00 – 16:00, Sarah’s home, S’Hort de Can Masia
Sunday 23rd December, Carol Service
Chapel of Lourdes, Santa Eulària, 10:30 Carol Service
Monday 24th December, Christmas Eve Holy Communion
Chapel of Lourdes, Santa Eulària, 23:30
Christmas Day Holy Communion
RC Church, Sant Rafel, 09:00
Farewell and Best Wishes to our Vicar
The Christmas Carol service of December 2nd will be our current vicar’s last in Ibiza. The Reverend Dr Peter Pimentel is retiring at the end of the year, and will be returning to the U.K.
Peter said “It will be sad for us to be leaving our church and community friends too. Church services will be continuing as usual led either by our own church members and/or locums. The church is in the capable hands of our churchwardens Julia Moore and Rosi Todd. The church will soon be writing a parish profile and looking for my successor with the help of the Anglican Diocese in Europe. God bless.”
Tyke Fortier Klein will be known to Ibizan readers, if not by name, certainly as the view of the pew prior to Peter taking up his Ibiza diocese. Tyke echoed the views of us all saying “we are very sad that Peter and Sue are leaving, but feel blessed and extremely fortunate to have had them here with us these past four years.”
Contacts & More Information