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Upcoming Lecture: “The Secret Language of Sacred Spaces”

The Arts Society Hamburg is presenting its November lecture, held by Jon Cannon, in St Thomas Becket Church as a fund-raising event in aid of the church. From Chartres Cathedral to Angkor Wat, religion has been the inspiration for many of the greatest buildings of the world. This lecture explores the architecture of the major…

Dates to note

Benefizkonzert: Barockmusik mit dem Countertenor Meili Li

7:00pm on Fri, 23rd November

Der Chaplain und der Kirchenvorstand der Anglican Church of St Thomas Becket Hamburg bitten zu einem Benefizkonzert mit dem Countertenor Meili Li am Freitag, 23. November 2018 · 19:00 Uhr in die „Englische Kirche“ Anglican Church of St Thomas Becket, Zeughausmarkt 22, 20459 Hamburg. Im Anschluss an das Konzert wird ein Empfang in der Kirche…

Advent Carol Service

6:00pm on Sat, 1st December

Advent Seven Lessons and Carols Matin Responsory (after Palestrina) The Lord at first did Adam make (arr. David Willcocks) Vox dicentis: Clama (Edward Naylor) King Jesus hath a garden (arr. Charles Wood) Bethlehem Down (Peter Warlock) A spotless rose is blowing (Herbert Howells) I sing of a Maiden (Patrick Hadley) Lullay, my liking (Gustav Holst)…

About us


Our main service is the Parish Eucharist (Holy Communion) on Sundays at 10:30 am. Our other regular services are Evensong and a Healing Service. You can find further information about this and all other services here.

Musical services


Music is an important part of our services, while the church hosts many concerts. If you’re coming regularly to worship at St Thomas Becket and love to sing you might consider joining the choir.

The Chaplain

The Revd Canon Dr Leslie Nathaniel (photo: Roland Magunia) is our Chaplain (our parish priest or minister). For details of how to reach him, please see Contact.


Please donate

St Thomas Becket Church is entirely reliant on donations and money raised through events to cover costs. Please help us continue to provide Christian ministry in English in Hamburg.


Arts Society Church Recording Project

Volunteers from The Arts Society Hamburg and St Thomas Becket are undertaking a complete record of the church.