To worship God and express the love of Jesus in the world

Welcome to St Edmund’s Church in Crickhowell. The building is now open for private prayer for 2 hours per day, and the church community is still very much open.

Sermons

Sunday 5 July

Mairwen Large leads this morning’s service of Morning Prayer, featuring St Michael’s Church, Cwmdu, and the preacher is Revd. Barry Roche

Sunday 28 June

Revd. Jeremy Bevan preaches and presides at this service of Holy Communion, led by Julian Stedman.

Sunday 21 June

Ann Williams leads this morning’s service from St Catwg’s church, Llangattock. Morgan Llewellyn preaches and talks about the work of the Open the Book team in bringing Bible stories to life for primary school children.

Blog

Reflections on Morning Prayer – Week 16

We move on today to reflect on the refrain that is used at key stages in many of our worship services: Glory to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit;as it was in the beginning, is now, and shall be for ever. Amen. Glory is a word we use colloquially when someone has accomplished a notable success in their life, often of a sporting nature – but it has to be enjoyed at the time, as… [Continue Reading]

Reflections on Morning Prayer – Week 15

Are there any fans of Liverpool football club out there? As victory in the Premiership became a reality, how did their supporters celebrate? Apart from the usual excesses of alcohol and laddish behaviour, it was their singing that came immediately to our attention. Singing is one of the first things we love to do when there is something to celebrate – wishing a Happy Birthday would not be the same without the music to accompany it! Our liturgy takes us… [Continue Reading]

Reflections on Morning Prayer – Week 14

Last week we were reminded of the continued failings of humankind, and the need for a once and for all sacrifice by Jesus on the cross. The next phrase makes clear that this action, some 2,000 years ago, is something each one of us can rely upon: May God our Father…pardon and deliver us from all our sins,and grant us the grace and power of the Holy Spirit. Amen. These words are sometimes spoken by a priest in the form… [Continue Reading]