St Benet Fink, London

St Benet Fink

Who we are

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Fr James Hill

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Fr James Hill is the Vicar of St Benet Fink, having arrived here in May 2010.  Before coming to St Benet’s, he was the Assistant Curate at St Paul’s, Tottenham.  Fr James trained for the priesthood at St Stephen’s House, Oxford, after having completed a Theology degree at King’s College, London.  In May 2014, he also became the Parish Priest of the neighbouring parish of St Philip the Apostle, Tottenham.  Fr James’s interests include music, poetry, travel, food and wine.  He lives with his two dogs, Benedict and Clement, both black Labradors.


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Fr Matthew Burridge

Fr Matthew has been the Assistant Priest at St Benet’s and St Philip’s since 2014. He is a medical professional, and is with us in the parishes on Sundays and Tuesdays. His interests include music, theatre and cinema. 


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Connor McNeill

Connor joined us in September 2016, as part of the process of discerning and exploring his sense of vocation to the Priesthood. Connor is one of many Pastoral Assistants who are part of the North London Pastoral Assistants Scheme, who contribute to the daily running of the parishes, take part in church and community projects, and work alongside the clergy to learn about parochial ministry in an exciting and challenging urban context.

Connor enjoys playing the piano, continuing his studies in architecture and going to the opera.