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St Matthews Burnley


Open today

19:00 – 19:30

About Us

More information.

If you have any queries regarding church matters such as Baptisms, Weddings or funerals then feel free to contact Fr Alex. His contact number is 07814 052919 or 01282 411860, Our Church of England place of worship is in the heart of Burnley and is probably best described as in the Liberal Catholic tradition. We would love to hear from you if you are considering coming to church for the first time and we would hope that you find us welcoming and informal. We would also love to hear from you if you are considering baptism or wedding arrangements and Fr Alex would be happy to help with any queries. Our Facebook page is here

We also have a large church hall that is available for hire and is fully fitted out with kitchen facilities and makes a great space for any kind of occasion, Get in touch for more details.

Service Times


9am Traditional BCP Eucharist.

10.30 Parish Eucharist

note: Every first Sunday in the month is a family service at 10.30 am and every third Sunday in the month is Sunday School for children of all ages also at 10.30am. (Except during school holidays)

Also every first Sunday in the month at 6.30pm is our service of Evensong.


10am Said Eucharist


7pm Said Eucharist


10am Said Eucharist

The Vicar

Fr Alex Frost  (BA) is our  Vicar and took up his new role on 3rd September 2018. He is from Burnley and was ordained in July 2015. He trained regionally with the Lancashire and Cumbria Theological partnership he has a degree in Practical Theology. He is married with 3 children and is a great supporter of Burnley Football Club. He would love to hear from you regarding any matters regarding church services and will do his best to assi

Contact the Vicar

Fr Alex Frost tel 07814 052919 or 01282 411860 EMAIL or

We welcome people from all backgrounds and St Matthews is a fully inclusive church, we hope you would be made to feel most welcome!

St Matthews Burnley

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Welcome from the Vicar

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