How to Find Us
St John’s is at the corner of Grainger Street and Westgate Road, near the Central Station, in the heart of Newcastle city centre.
St John the Baptist Church
Newcastle upon Tyne
T. 0191 232 0483
Parish Priest: The Revd Dr Nicholas Buxton
Fr Nicholas came to St John’s in July 2012, after four years as Curate and Minor Canon at Ripon Cathedral, where he was ordained in 2008.
He has a PhD in Buddhist Philosophy from the University of Cambridge, and he trained for ordination at St Stephen’s House, Oxford.
In addition to his role at St John’s, he is also the Church and Society Adviser for the Diocese of Newcastle, and author of Tantalus and the Pelican: Exploring Monastic Spirituality Today, and The Wilderness Within: Meditation and Modern Life.
Fr Nicholas can be contacted via the church.