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

  • 2019: St Matt’s – Worship Centred

    20/Oct/2019: Tim Buckley continues the series looking at the first 'foundation stone' of St Matt's -

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  • 2019: St Matt’s – Our five foundation stones

    13/Oct/2019: Tim Buckley starts a new series looking at the five 'foundation stones' of who we are a

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  • 2019: The Lord’s Prayer – lead us not into temptation

    06/Oct/2019: Tim Buckley speaks from Matthew 6.13 on the Lord's Prayer - 'Lead us not into temptatio

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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!  


10.30am St Matts

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


08:00am St Thomas

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


10.30am St Thomas

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

"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)..."