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: God’s invitation for us to abide

    07/Apr/2019: Mary Udale-Smith speaks from John 12.1-8 and Phil 3.4-14 on God's invitation for us to

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    2019: Pruning – God’s love & the prodigal son

    31/Mar/2019: Martin Geake speaks on God's love from the parable of the prodigal son in Luke 15:11-32

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    2019: Abiding – Psalm 27

    17/Mar/2019: Julie Campbell speaks on Abiding from Psalm 27: 'One thing I ask from the Lord, this 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


10.30am APCM and cel

Joint celebration service and APCM. All invited to this key meeting, held for the first time as par

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10.30am St Thomas

Sung Eucharist (CW): a traditional service with hymns. Tea and coffee served afterwards. All welcome


5pm St Matt's

Contemporary worship: band-led worship with teaching and prayer ministry. Youth group and creche mos


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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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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