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.

Services

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Sermons

Listen to or download the latest Sunday evening talks

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Newsletters

Our monthly parish newsletters with notices and vicar's blog

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Questions

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

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Recent Sermons

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    2019: Bearing fruit – Intentional disciples

    20/Jan/2019: Tim Buckley speaks on bearing fruit in our lives from John 15:8 'This is to my Father’s

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    2018: Know identity – Intentional disciples

    13/Jan/2019: Tim Buckley speaks on knowing our identity in Christ as we abide in Him from Is. 43.1-7

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    2019: God’s call to be intentional disciples

    06/Jan/2019: Jenny Buckler speaks on God’s call to be intentional disciples of Jesus - His call for

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OUR VISION

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

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27Jan

10.30am St Matts

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

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27Jan

10.30am St Thomas

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

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27Jan

8am St Thomas

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

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03Feb

10.30am St Thomas

Sung Eucharist (CW): a traditional service with hymns. Tea and coffee served afterwards. 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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Christmas Lunch, Wednesday 5th December, St Matthew's Organised by the Wednesday Coffee Morning t

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Whether you enjoy the modern approach of our Carols by Laserlight service at St Matt's or the sereni

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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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