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Letter from the Chaplain in August 2019

Dear sisters and brothers in Christ, From 20th of this month I start my short summer break in our South German home. Many of you have returned from your holidays and the children are back at school. I trust that this summer has brought to you all refreshment and much joy of meeting loved ones…

Mabel Wulff: Caretaker of the English Church for over 40 years

While doing research for our exhibition last year Madeleine Resühr, one of our dedicated church wardens, became more than a little interested in the story of Mabel Wulff, who was caretaker of our church from 1924 until the late 1960s. She writes: We knew very little about her – only that she was born in…

Bible study in April

Bible studies will be held on 5 and 12 April at 1730 hrs at the Chaplain's flat. These studies are geared to Christians seeking a deeper engagement with their faith. Please let the Chaplain or one of the churchwardens -- Madeleine Resühr or Susanne Hergoss -- know if you are interested.

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Voice Training with Meili Li

7:00pm on Thu, 22nd August

Our friend countertenor Meili Li is doing voice training sessions for our choir and all who are interested in singing. In the first half of the session he gets us working on basics like breathing and actually discovering how our whole body is involved in singing. After a break we sing whatever song or piece…

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Services

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

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.

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Please donate

St Thomas à 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.

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Arts Society Church Recording Project

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