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Worship material for the G20 summit

global.gerecht.gestalten, the church alliance for the G20 summit in Hamburg on 7 and 8 July, has published material that can be used by churches as a basis for their prayers for peace on Friday 7 July at 1800 hrs. It includes a suggested format prepared by our own chaplain, Revd Canon Dr Leslie Nathaniel. The…

British Consulate opens doors

The British Honorary Consulate in Hamburg is taking part for the first time in the Lange Nacht der Konsulate on 16 May from 6 pm to 10 pm. Some members of our congregation and others in Hamburg's British community are supporting the event. You can find further details on the event flier.

I do like to wander by the seaside

...and so the Church Wanderers are doing just that on Saturday, 13 May: a 11.5 km stroll along the Baltic Sea coast from Timmendorfer Strand Promenade via Niendorf and over the Brodtener Ufer cliffs to Travemünde beach and harbour. Meeting point: in front of the DB Reisezentrum, Hamburg Hauptbahnhof (north end of station) at 10:45 prompt…

Dates to note

Ecumenical Service at Hauptkirche St. Petri

7:30pm on Wed, 31st May

Father Leslie and the St Thomas Becket Choir will take part in the Ecumenical Service at Hauptkirche St. Petri. Please join them if you can! The motto of the service is "Versöhnung – Die Liebe Christi drängt uns, Mauern zu überwinden“.   

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.


BRIDFAS Church Recording Project

Volunteers from BRIDFAS and St Thomas Becket are undertaking a complete record of the church.