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Posted 7th March 2017

Homegoing Service for Overseer Charles Wright

The Homegoing Service for Overseer Wright will be on Friday 17th March from
11.30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. 


Ruach City Church
197-199 Kilburn High Road

Reception venue:

KP Centre
Kenmore Avenue

Parking restrictions will be suspended on the surrounding streets to Ruach, but please check this on arrival as the church is situated between two London boroughs – Camden & Brent. There is ample parking at the reception.  There are a few disabled bays available in the church car park, but they are on a first come first served basis and your car registration must be logged two days beforehand.

The family has requested black and white attire for the service, where possible.

Overseer will lie in state, at Ruach between 10.30am and 11.30am before the service, where mourners will file past his coffin for the final time as they enter the sanctuary.  The day before, Thursday 16th March, he will lie in state at the Assemblies of the First Born, St Stephens Church, Battersea Bridge Road, London, SW11 3AP, from 4pm until 8.30pm. All are welcome to pay their last respects before the Homegoing Service.


There will be a link to the live streaming of Bishop Wright's Homegoing Service at Ruach City Church Kilburn on Friday, 17th March starting at 10.30 a.m. (with the viewing) before the processional starts at 11.30 a.m.

There will be access to the AFB Live Broadcast by going to the AFB website and clicking "RESOURCES" then "LIVE STREAM". You can click here.



Overseer Wright's burial will take place in Jamaica on Saturday 1st April.




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