Welcome to St Benedict’s


  • Rosemary Turnbull’s Funeral

    Rosemary Turnbull died peacefully on 30th June at Torrwood Care Home, Wells aged 95. Her funeral, a Celebration of Life, will be at St Ben’s Church on Wednesday 17th August at 2.30pm. She would like people to wear light coloured clothes, no cut flowers, and donations to Christian Aid would be welcome. Refreshments will follow the service while the family goes to Glastonbury Cemetery for the burial. All who knew Rosemary are welcome. She was very loved by her family, friends and carers.

  • Weekly Prayer List

    Click the picture to see who especially needs your prayers this week.

  • Archbishops’ Prayer for Ukraine

    Click the picture to read a prayer from our Archbishops Justin Welby and Stephen Cottrell.


For downloads of daily readings and other news items that could affect you, take a look at St John’s News page by clicking here.

Hiring our building and booking events

If you want to hire our building or book a wedding, baptism or other service, please go to our Booking and Contact page.

Official Noticeboard

Click the picture to go to our page for official notices and documents. Note that details of services and other activities are not posted there.

Inclusive Church

St Ben’s is part of the Inclusive Church network. Click on the logo to read more on our Who We Are page.

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Our Google events calendar can be viewed here


Safeguarding refers to the range of plans and activities that are put in place to protect children and adults who may be vulnerable to abuse and neglect from being harmed. Safeguarding in the church community – making our church safe for young people and vulnerable adults – is everyone’s responsibility.

Our Parish Safeguarding Policy can be viewed here.

If you wish to report concerns or possible abuse, please contact one of the following: