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 or to simply say 'hello'


Recent Sermons

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    2017: Acts 19 – Being filled with the Holy Spirit

    19/Nov/2017: Martin Geake speaks from Acts 19.1-20 on being filled with the Holy Spirit. Read More

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    2017: Acts 16 – God opens & closes doors

    12/Nov/2017: Mary Udale-Smith speaks from Acts 16.6-40 on how we respond to doors that God may be op

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    2017: Acts 15 – Grace not Yokes

    05/Nov/2017: Jenny Buckler speaks from Acts 15:1-11 and Genesis 17:1-14 on God’s call for us each to

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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


8am St Thomas

Holy Communion (CW): a quiet spoken service at the

"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)..."