Welcome to Our Churches

Welcome to the Benefice of Widcombe. We offer traditional Sunday morning services in our beautiful historic parish church - St Thomas à Becket; and vibrant band-led contemporary worship on Sunday evenings at our larger Victorian church - St Matthew’s, known to all as St Matts.


For more information on what's on this week



Listen to or download the latest Sunday evening talks



Our monthly parish newsletters with notices and vicar's blog



For any questions, bookings, Safeguarding issues or to simply say 'hello'


Recent Sermons

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    2019: His story, my story – Father’s Day

    16/June/2019: On Father's Day, Andy Percey speaks on the love of our Heavenly Father for each of us

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    2019: His story, my story – The 4 faces of God

    2/Jun/2019: Tim Buckley speaks on the four faces of God: Lion, Ox, Man, Eagle; the four Branches: Ki

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    2019: His story, my story – Jacob finds his true identity

    19/May/2019: Tim Buckley speaks on his personal story, and on Jacob finding his true identity in GOD

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God is calling us to be a Christian community that reaches out to the parish and beyond,
to invite people to encounter God's grace.
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Upcoming Services & Events


Coffee Morning

Drop in for tea, coffee, biscuits and a chat. All ages welcome!  

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10.30am St Matts

Contemporary worship - doors open 10am. Church from a different perspective - all welcome.

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10.30am St Thomas

Morning Prayer: a traditional service led by our lay team. Alternating CW and BCP. Tea and coffee se


8am St Thomas

Holy Communion: a quiet spoken service using BCP. All welcome.

"We want to be a dynamic and vibrant church, seeking to be a blessing to the City of Bath, and beyond, with a three-fold perspective: Upward (radical worship of God), Inward (discipleship and community life), and Outward (mission focused; towards friends, family, our community, the city and beyond)..."

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Easter Pastorate Film night, watching "Risen" St M

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Life Hubs  Life Hubs are our mid-week small groups, meeting in homes around the

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St Matthew's is one of two churches that make up Wid

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