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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.

Monteverdi-Chor on Palm Sunday

'Passion trifft Weltschmerz' is the title of a concert on Palm Sunday, 14 April at 1800 hrs by the renowned Monteverdi-Chor Hamburg directed by Antonius Adamske. The programme juxtaposes Antonio Lotti's 'Crucifixus' and the 'Stabat Mater' by Domenico Scarlatti with two song cycles: Johannes Brahms' 'Fünf Gesänge' opus 104 and Felix Mendelssohn's 'Lieder' opus 41.…

Dates to note

A visible sign of enduring friendship – exhibition

6:00pm on Sat, 24th November

Celebrating 180 years of the English Church on Zeughausmarkt: 1838 – 2018 The Anglican Church of St Thomas Becket welcomes you to visit an exhibition in the church presenting a history of the church building and the community that founded it. Open every Saturday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Download the exhibition flyer here…

Choral Evensong

6:00pm on Fri, 28th June

Mariae Wiegenlied (Max Reger) / soloist: Jasper Vickery Jump Rope Canticles: Magnificat and Nunc dimittis (Tiewtrakul) Jump Rope song from Congo Prayer of St Richard of Chichester (L.J. White) / soloist: Jasper Vickery Preces and Responses (Tiewtrakul) Choral Evensong, the Anglican sung evening service, is an invitation to choral music, prayer and silence. In cathedrals…

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.