Welcome to
St Matthew's Church 

​We are a group of people trying to live out the Gospel in today's world. We hope you find this website useful and that we will meet you at one of our services or events. If there is anything we can do to help you, please contact us.

Weddings/ Baptisms / Funerals 

Our church offers a traditional setting for your most sacred celebrations. For more information concerning these services, please click below 

St Matthew's Services

Sunday
8:00 am       Communion


9.30 am       Parish Communion

 

                     
6.30 pm       Evening service

                       (2nd  Sunday only)

Thursday
9.30 am       Communion


Morning prayer is said

Friday at 9.30 am.

Any additional services will be announced on our notice board and on our website.

CHURCH RE-OPENING NEWS 
I hope you are all keeping well and managing to enjoy some fresh air (when it isn’t raining!) There is now some news about services starting up again in Church, so here goes!

•We’ll be having Sunday Services at both churches starting
July 19th 9.30am ( only) at St Matthew’s & 11.00am at St Chads

•These will NOT be communion at first, but after a couple of weeks we will review the situation and, hopefully, then have communion.

•No singing yet, and all the usual safety protocols are in place

•External Church doors will be kept open to allow for maximum ventilation

•Cleaning will take place after each service

•No mid –week services yet or any other groups/activities

•If you wish to wear a face mask, please bring your own.
Readings 
Click here to see our readings for St Matthews Church 

Latest News 
Click here to find out what's on in your Church Diocese.

​PLEASE BE AWARE THERE ARE TELEPHONE, POST & ONLINE SCAMS OPERATING CLAMS ABOUT CORONAVIRUS - largerversion of this image on 'News page' click here

PLEASE CONTACT REV. KATHRYN IF YOU ARE UNSURE IN ANYWAY OF ANYONE WHO HAS CONTACTED YOU - CALL HER ON 01422 202424 

Safeguarding

booklet 2.jpg
booklet 1.jpg
Safeguarding-Policy.png

St Matthew's Lightcliffe 2019

click here 

Our Safeguarding Team, contacts & Formal Statement of the House of Bishops Policy Statement

 click here 

GDPR 

For information regarding GDPR - please click here for the diocese information link for any questions please contact Denise Wormald our Data Officer 

© 2015 St Matthew's Church, Lightcliffe ,all rights preserved.