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The relationship between the EKD and the Church of England - A consultation in the changing local partnership context 14th April 2018, 09:00am - 6:30pm THEME: Greater Unity - Closer Fellowship LOCATION: Ökumenisches Forum HafenCity, Shanghaiallee 12, 20457 Hamburg More information to follow in the beginning of March!      

“Greater Love” by Yotin Tiewtrakul premieres on 18th March

On Sunday 18 March 2018 at 6 pm the choir of the Anglican Church of St Thomas Becket in Hamburg is performing the premiere of “Greater Love”, a new piece for choir, organ, piano and two soloists. The composition by Yotin Tiewtrakul, the choirmaster at the “Englische Kirche”, tells the story of Christ’s Passion with…

Friederike Krum to sing at Christmas Family Service

We're excited to have Friederike Krum with us for our family service this year. Friederike is an award-winning Mezzo Soprano from Hamburg based in London. She is performing all over Europe and sang alongside incredible artists such as Plácido Domingo and Agnes Baltsa. Two weeks ago Friederike was asked to sing the National Anthem in the…

Dates to note

Choral Evensong / with schola cantorum st. stephanus

6:00pm on Fri, 23rd February

Non moriar (Ludwig Senfl) Magnificat and Nunc dimittis from the Short Service (Orlando Gibbons) Lamentations Parts I and II (Thomas Tallis) Revd Canon Dr Leslie Nathaniel, Officiant schola cantorum st. stephanus directed by Friedemann Kannengießer

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.