Mathon Church, Herefordshire

Mathon Church

The village of Mathon is situated in a rural Herefordshire parish with the beautiful and historic parish church of St. John the Baptist in the heart of the village (on the Cradley to Colwall road - postcode WR13 5PW). The congregation share traditional Christian services and values, reaching out into the wider community with a hand of friendship and welcome to all who would wish to join them. With over 900 years of history it is a Church and a building with many roles:

Mathon church is a place of meeting and peace, a place of prayer and for music. It is a focus for the community, a building for everyone ... and a venue for milestones in the lives of many generations of local families.

Services in Mathon this week
Mathon Church Altar

Wednesday 10 August 2022 at 6:30 PM
Live-streamed Evening Prayer from the Rectory

Please join us online (or by 'phone on 0330 221 0097 with Access Code: 496-060-773). (Order of service)

Sunday 14 August 2022 at 6:00 PM

Trinity 9

Other services this week:

At Cradley
Wednesday 10 August 2022 at 10:00 AM
Holy Communion (said)

At Cradley
Sunday 14 August 2022 at 10:45 AM
Live-streamed Family Communion

Trinity 9
Please join online (or by 'phone on 0330 221 0097 with Access Code: 578-270-357).
Download order of service on the day

At Storridge
Sunday 14 August 2022 at 9:30 AM

Trinity 9

Our Rector
Revd Robert Ward


The Revd Robert Ward's ministry covers the parishes of Mathon, Cradley and Storridge, in addition to this he is also Rural Dean for the Ledbury Deanary.

The Rectory, Rectory Lane, Cradley, Herefordshire, WR13 5LQ

01886 880438


A MESSAGE FROM THE RECTOR (updated 7 March 2022)

People wearing masks

Although covid restrictions have been lifted, we would encourage everyone to continue to protect the more vulnerable among us. Masks continue to be advisable in crowded spaces (including in church), and appropriate distancing should be observed. Thank you.

There is also a provision for live-streamed services, on Sundays and on Wednesday evenings, for those who wish to come together 'virtually' online and by telephone. Please check the ‘services’ page of this website for more details.

Your Rector,
Robert Ward

The next Mathon Church event:
Coffee Morning with stalls
Coffee Morning with stalls
Tuesday 23 August 2022 at 10:30 AM at Mathon Church / Churchyard

A coffee morning with stalls. A chance to meet with friends and neighbours in Mathon churchyard / church.
Next featured up-coming event in the Benefice / Deanery :
There are currently no up-coming Benefice / featured Dearery events, please be sure to come back and check again soon
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