There is an interesting and historical story behind the establishment of Christ Church Jebel Ali. The faithful Christian Community living within the area of the Jebel Ali Industrial Area, Jebel Ali Free Zone, Al Quoz, Jebel Ali Garden, Jebel Ali Village Jumeriah, Dubai Marina and The Greens were in search of a peaceful institution to perform their daily religious activities. Keeping the main requirement of the people of Jebel Ali in mind, the rulers of Dubai took the initiative and laid stone to mark Christ Church Jebel Ali foundation on 3rd November 2000. Revd. Jim Wakerly was the first priest of the Church, appointed in 2002. The Church was expanded with the passage of time and is now the second Anglican Church within the Emirates of Dubai and is one of the five Churches in the Anglican Chaplaincy of Dubai and Sharjah.
Things to see at Christ Church Jebel Ali
- Approximately 31 congregations
- Worshipping in 16 Languages
- Anglican services in English
- Friday School
- Morning Prayer Service
- Communion Service
- Variety of Intercessory prayers
- Baby Rooms for the visitors with babies
- Skilled Chaplains
- Music Team - Enthusiastic Musicians
- Warm welcome by the management
- Technical Ministry - Audio visual enthusiast, computer geeks, photographer, graphic designers etc
Multiple religious activities and services are carried out in the Christ Church Jebel Ali. However, the timings of the activities vary. Therefore, it is better to visit the official website of the Church or to call them at the number given above. However, the church’s office is open on Sunday to Thursday between 9:00 am and 2:00 pm.
Christ Church Jebel Ali - Jebel Ali Village - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
How to contact
The easiest way to contact Christ Church Jebel Ali is to contact them at them given number. However, if you would like to email them, simply use the form given in their official website. Make sure to include your email address and contact number so that the management of the church can get back to you.
How to get there
Nearest Metro station The Ibn Battuta Metro Station 2 is located at a distance of 3 km from the Christ Church Jebel Ali, so availing a bus service is the right option.
Jebel Ali Church is the nearest bus station. It is just 550 m, making around 6 minutes’ walking distance. Get into bus number F44 to reach this bus station. Once you reach here, head east and then take two consecutive right turns. Now take a left turn and find your destination right in front of you.