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.
St Mary's has been closed for public worship since the 10 January 2021 due to the present pandemic. We are delighted to announce that St Mary's will be opening for public worship on Sunday 14th March. We have two services a week, these are:
Sunday 9.30am HOLY EUCHARIST
Tuesday 11.00am HOLY EUCHARIST
Please wear a face covering when attending worship and please observe the social distancing rules
Pob bendith/with every blessing,
Father Steven Griffith
The Tower Café is closed at the moment due to the present lockdown regulations. Hopefully, we will be open soon. In the meantime we hope that all our valued customers are safe and well. < Visit Our Website >
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