Historic Documents

St John’s is fortunate to have a number of historical documents that we can make available to you online.  If you have any material that isn’t listed here, please let us know.  We are particularly interested in any old Annual Reports or other documents about the life of St John’s in the City.



  • Diamond Jubilee – a booklet produced for the 60th anniversary of St John’s
  • St John’s through 100 Years – the centennial history of St John’s
  • St John’s Church – a 1960’s booklet about St John’s
  • St John’s Historic Buildings – a 1974 report
  • Orders of Service – for a range of historic services between 1903 and 2004
  • Church Standing Tall – a very professional history by Scott Thompson.  This book, which also contains some good illustrations & photos, was published for our 150th anniversary in 2003.  If you would like a copy, please contact us for more information on how to obtain this