St Mary's Church Brecon
Its perpendicular Buckingham Tower - the finest in Powys - dominates the landscape, making it the most prominent building in Brecon. Dedicated in honour of Our Lady, worship has been offered here for over 900 years. Following our Benedictine forbears, our open, inclusive and forward-looking community hopes to provide a place of prayer and refreshment where all are welcome. In so doing we are a living witness to the Good News offered by Our Saviour, Jesus Christ.
St Mary's is part of the Church, the Body of Christ; we seek to proclaim the Gospel in word and deed making known the presence of Christ through:
Worship - which is both sacramental and scriptural; values our Anglican heritage; seeks to be inclusive and relevant to all; empowers us to a life of holiness and makes us alive to serve God in the world.
Welcome - which recognizes in all the presence of Christ; reflects Christ as we strive to be a community of love; reaches out to all irrespective of race, gender, sexuality or creed.
Witness - which nurtures a relationship with the people of our parish; exists for the transformation of the local community; serves that community through love and hospitality; gives glory to God.
The Bishops of the Church in Wales have issued guidelines that as of 17th March 2020 all public acts of worship in churches are suspended . As a result of this our Sunday and Tuesday morning Eucharists have been suspended until further notice.
Please contact Fr Steven if you wish to have further clarification regarding baptisms or funerals
The Tower Café offers a warm Benedictine welcome to all its customers. Situated within the glorious setting of Brecon, the Café sits at the geographical heart of this Welsh market town. < Visit Our Website >
Saturday 4th April, 2020 7.00pm Aberhonddu & District Male Choir in Concert for Usk House Day Hospice and St David's Hospice Care
St Mary's Events 2020
The Herbert Protocol - Safe and Sound - Do you care for someone who has Dementia and worry that they may go missing?
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