Merry Christmas everyone! Just in case you’re sticking around for the holiday and want to attend church services, here are a few places around town to attend mass along with their individual service times. We highly recommend you to reconfirm with them about the schedule before going and bring your passports with you since many congregations may require it for entry.
Beijing International Christian Fellowship
Beijing International Christian Fellowship is a family of churches and believers from over 70 nations gathering at various locations around the city of Beijing. No matter where or when you join us, you’ll find friendly people excited to welcome you into our growing fellowship.
Christmas Eve Service
December 24th 6:00 PM
More info at firstname.lastname@example.org
21st BICF Bilingual Christmas Eve
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
8 :00 pm – 9:30 pm
21st Century Theater Lower Auditorium
More info at email@example.com
St. Joseph’s Church (also known as Dongtang Catherdral or Wangfujing Church)
Dongtang is located on the most commercial street in Beijing-Wangfujing Street Constructed in a Romanesque Revival style, Dongtang is well known for its fusion of European and Chinese styles in its design, featuring pilasters and three bell towers.
English Mass on Christmas Day
Address: 74 Wangfujing St, Dongcheng District
Phone: +86 10 65240634 (English), or 65212162 (English)
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception at Xuanwumen (South Church)
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception at Xuanwumen was established in 1652, it is the first Catholic Church in Beiing.
Routine Mass schedule at South Church
English Mass time: 10:30 am, o4:00 pm every Sunday.
Latin Mass time: 6:00 am every Monday to Saturday
Chinese Mass time: 6:30 am, 7:15 am, every Monday to Saturday, 7:00 am, 8:30 am every Sunday
Address: 141 West Qianmen Avenue, Xicheng District
Xishiku Cathedral (North Church )
North Church was established in 1703, it is the location of Beijing Cardinal Bishop Office. The present building was built in 1900.
Routine Mass schedule at North Church:
6:00 am, 7:00 am, 8:00 am, 10:00 am, 6:00 pm every Sunday
6:00 am, 7:00 am every Monday to Saturday
Address: 33 Xishiku Road, Xicheng District
Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church (West Church)
Routine Mass time at West Church
8:00 am every Sunday (Chinese)
11:00 am every Sunday (French)
6:30 am every Monday to Saturday
Address: 130 Xizhimennei Avenue, Xicheng District
St. Michael’s Church (Dongjiaominxiang Cathedral)
This church was part of the French Embassy, and it was built in 1901.
Routine Mass schedule at Dongjiaominxiang Cathedral
6:30 am, 7:00 am every Monday to Saturday (Chinese)
10:30 am every Sunday (Korean)
Address: Jia 13, Dongjiaominxiang, Dongcheng District
Beijing Christian Chongwenmen Church
Chongwenmen Church of Beijing Christian Council was established in 1870 when it was called Asbury Church. It is the largest Christian church in Beijing and enjoys high prestige both at home and abroad. It has hosted countless big names such as Former U.S. President George Bush, Bill Gates, George Carey, and the former Archbishop of Canterbury.
Routine Mass time at Chongwenmen Church
07:00 am, 8:30 am, 10:30 am, 7:00 pm every Sunday (Chinese)
1:00 pm every Sunday (Korean)
Address: 2 Hougou Hutongding, Chongwenmennei, Dongcheng District