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 – 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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    2019: His story, my story – Jonathan son of Saul

    12/May/2019: Paul Wakely speaks on his personal story, and on Jonathan son of Saul from 1 Sam 18.1-4

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    2019: His story, my story – A father to the fatherless

    05/May/2019: At the start a new series at St Matt's - His story, my story - Dave Kingswood speaks on

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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


Widcombe Parish Fami

Widcombe Parish family are invited to the farm to join sheep, lambs, cows, horses, donkey, chickens,

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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.


Coffee Morning

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