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Praying at home in Holy Week 2020

We have received a new booklet from the Diocese in Europe. It contains  the full complement of readings, intercessions and hymns and is meant to support each one of us in our common prayer during Holy Week. You can download it here: http://anglican-church-hamburg.de/praying-at-home-in-holy-week/

Flowers for Holy Week

Every day during Holy Week, starting on Monday, BBC Radio 4 is broadcasting a 15-minute programme on wild plants and flowers associated in history and folklore with the key moments of Christ's Passion. Broadcast daily at 10:45 (9:45 in the UK), 'The Passion in Plants' can be found on BBC iPlayer Radio.

Dates to note

Maundy Thursday – Virtual Service

7:00pm on Thu, 9th April

Does your daily hygiene routine include maundy? I certainly hope so. Doing so will improve your chances at social acceptability! Now that I've caught your attention, I'd like to invite you to our Maundy Thursday liturgy, the day I'll explain everything you ever wanted to know about maundy. Unfortunately, it will not be in the…

About us


Please note: All services and events currently suspended
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 post of Chaplain (our parish priest or minister) is currently vacant. Our (non-resident) locum chaplain is Father Pete Wright. For details of how to reach him and our churchwardens, please see Contact.


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.


Arts Society Church Recording Project

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